Graphene based yarn is on par with Kevlar and super stretchy - Could replace copper wire

06/25/2014 - 00:00

  A simple, scalable method of making strong, stretchable graphene oxide fibers that are easily scrolled into yarns and have strengths approaching that of Kevlar is possible, according to <a href="">Penn State</a> and Shinshu University, Japan, researchers.<br><br><a href="">READ MORE ON KURZWEIL AI</a><br><br><a href="">Rodolfo Cruz-Silva et al., Super-stretchable Graphene Oxide Macroscopic Fibers with Outstanding Knotability Fabricated by Dry Film Scrolling, ACS Nano, 2014, DOI: 10.1021/nn501098d</a>