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New paper on Advanced Materials – Interfaces

Transfer‐Free Synthesis of Lateral Graphene–Hexagonal Boron Nitride Heterostructures from Chemically Converted Epitaxial Graphene Jonathan Bradford,  Mahnaz Shafiei, Jennifer MacLeod, Nunzio Motta The synthesis of lateral heterostructures of graphene and hexagonal boron nitride (h‐BN) has attracted attention due to the ability to broadly…

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Multiscale Plasma‐Catalytic On‐Surface Assembly

Just appeared on Small! Hugo Hartl, Jennifer MacLeod, Anthony P. O’Mullane, Nunzio Motta, Kostya (Ken) Ostrikov Abstract: Controlled modification of surfaces is one of the key pursuits of the nanoscience and nanotechnology fields, allowing for the fabrication of bespoke materials with targeted functionalities. However, many surface…

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NanoSea 2018 conference

Group photo – NanoSea 2018 – Carqueiranne The 7th International conference NANO-structures and nanomaterials SElf-Assembly was successfully held in Carqueiranne (Provence) from 1st to 7th july 2018. Our group presented and invited talk and an oral on the growth of graphene and 2D materials heterostructures. More details at: 

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New Xe-Plasma Dual Beam funded by ARC

Prof Nunzio Motta is leading a team of investigators who was awarded by ARC a LIEF grant to purchase a Xe-plasma dual beam for advanced future materials which will be installed at QUT. Partner institutions: QUT, UQ, Griffith, Monash, UTS – ARC contribution: $1,1M$ – Total cost of the equipment: 2.3M$ This project aims to establish a…

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NanoS-E3 School and Workshop

Following the successful NanoS-E3 schools and workshops in 2007, 2008, 2011, 2013, and 2015 this 7th edition broadened the topics to 2D materials, batteries, supercapacitors and superconductors. With an impressive list of lecturers and keynote speakers, including several ARC Laureate Fellows, this well-established international meeting…

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Book: Growing Graphene on Semiconductors

Edited by Nunzio Motta, Francesca Iacopi and Camilla Coletti. The book covers the latest research on graphene growth on semiconductors, both in ultrahigh vacuum and in a controlled atmosphere, with an in-depth discussion of the physics and thermodynamics of the process Includes contributions from historical groups working in graphene…

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