Graphene-Info is proud to present The Graphene Handbook. This book is a comprehensive guide to graphene technology, industry and market. Graphene is the world's strongest and most conductive 2D material that is set to revolutionize entire industries.

Reading this book, you'll learn all about:

  • The properties of graphene
  • Different production methods
  • Possible graphene applications
  • The latest graphene research
  • The current market for graphene materials and products
  • The main graphene challenges
  • Other promising 2D materials

The book also provides:

  • A history of graphene developments
  • A graphene investment guide
  • An introduction to graphene metrology and standardization
  • A comprehensive list of graphene companies
  • A guide to other carbon allotropes
Ron Mertens photo (2016)

The Graphene Handbook was written by Ron Mertens, founder and editor-in-chief of Graphene-Info, the world's leading graphene knowledge hub. Graphene-Info reaches tens of thousands of readers each month.

The Graphene Handbook provides a great introduction to the world of graphene and covers everything you need to know about the graphene industry, market and technology. It is an invaluable guide for material engineers, business developers, researchers, equipment vendors, graphene material companies, private investors and anyone who wants to learn more about graphene today and in the future.

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Here's what you'll find inside:

Table of contents

6Introduction...........................................................................................
8About the author....................................................................................
9What is graphene? .................................................................................
9Why is graphene so exciting? ..........................................................................................
9Graphene properties ..........................................................................................
10Graphene-based materials ..........................................................................................
12Graphene substrates (handling graphene)..........................................................................................
20Graphene functionalization ..........................................................................................
23Graphene as a substrate for nanoparticles ..........................................................................................
23Enabling a graphene bandgap ....................................................................................
24Graphene standartization efforts ..............................................................................
25Graphene measurements and characterization .........................................................
29On graphene's environmental and health effects ......................................................
30Graphene production .................................................................................................
35Graphene quality control ............................................................................................
36Graphene applications .........................................................................
36Displays .......................................................................................................................
37Conductive inks ..........................................................................................................
38Composite materials ...................................................................................................
39Coatings and paints ....................................................................................................
40Graphene thermal applications ..................................................................................
40Energy containers .......................................................................................................
45Membranes .................................................................................................................
473D Printings ................................................................................................................
48Sensors ........................................................................................................................
50Electronics ..................................................................................................................
52Energy generation ......................................................................................................
54Photonics / Optics ......................................................................................................
56Medicine and biology .................................................................................................
56Lubricants ...................................................................................................................
57Spintronics ..................................................................................................................
59Graphene materials market .................................................................
60Graphene sheets (large area graphene) .....................................................................
63Graphene flakes / GNPs .............................................................................................
66Graphene oxide ...........................................................................................................
66Graphene ribbons .......................................................................................................
67Graphene inks .............................................................................................................
68Graphene Quantum Dots (GQDs) ..............................................................................
68Graphene composites .................................................................................................
68Graphene FETs (GFETs) ............................................................................................
70Material Market forecasts ..........................................................................................
73Products with graphene on the market ................................................
73Sporting equipment ....................................................................................................
74Graphene tires ............................................................................................................
74Graphene inks .............................................................................................................
75Graphene membranes for audio devices ....................................................................
75Graphene sensors .......................................................................................................
75Energy storage devices ...............................................................................................
76Investing in graphene ..........................................................................
76Pure play graphene companies ...................................................................................
77Graphite miners ..........................................................................................................
78Large public companies ..............................................................................................
78Manufacturing equipment makers ............................................................................
80Large graphene projects ......................................................................
80The Graphene Flagship ..............................................................................................
80The UK's graphene investments ................................................................................
81IBM next-gen chip material drive ...............................................................................
81Korea’s $40 million graphene support fund ..............................................................
82Main graphene challenges ...................................................................
82Mass production and cost ..........................................................................................
83Graphene sheet handling ...........................................................................................
83Standardization ..........................................................................................................
95Appendices ..........................................................................................
85Appendix A: Glossary .................................................................................................
88Appendix B: Other carbon allotropes ........................................................................
94Appendix C: Other promising 2D materials ..............................................................
98Appendix D: Company list .........................................................................................

Why do we think this is the best guide to graphene on the market?

  • It's comprehensive: covers all the latest graphene research, companies, products and materials
  • It's updated - includes the latest developments up until January 2017
  • It's brought to you by the web's leading graphene expert and provides independent information
Jon Mabbitt
CEO,
Applied Graphene Materials

The Graphene Handbook gives an excellent overview of the landscape over the last ten years. It is easily readable as a beginner's guide, but contains sufficient detail to be enlightening to a broad audience from industrial suppliers to potential graphene users

Ray Gibbs
CEO,
Haydale

I found the book instantly readable and provided just the right level of detail. Invaluable as a reference source to a complex and fast moving sector..

Dr. Peter Tomaszewski
NewEnergy Consultants
The Graphene Handbook appeared very useful for me. It is well written and can be used as a skeleton for an orientation course for students. The handbook can also be very useful for someone in the business of popularization of science and technology.

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  • Buy now for $97
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  • Instant digital download
  • Hardcopy edition ($149.99)
  • Enterprise License ($600)