Graphene Tattoo Sensors: BBC front page and over a dozen media news story

Graphene electronic tattoo sensors have been realized. congrats to postdoc scholar Shideh Ameri who led the work in collaboration with Nanshu Lu’s group.

Also widely reported in the news, and is featured on BBC

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/technology-41669803/how-a-graphene-tattoo-could-monitor-your-health

http://spectrum.ieee.org/nanoclast/semiconductors/nanotechnology/graphene-temporary-tattoo

http://dailytexanonline.com/2017/10/19/ut-researchers-develop-e-tattoo-health-devices

https://phys.org/news/2017-08-graphene-electronic-tattoos-skin.html

https://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/graphene-health-tracking-tattoo/

http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=47610.php

http://www.printedelectronicsworld.com/articles/11492/graphene-electronic-tattoo-sensors

http://cen.chempics.org/tagged/university-of-texas 

APS Fellow class of 2017

Through the hard work of many students, the support of many colleagues, the love of family and friends, and the Grace of God; Prof. Akinwande has been selected as a Fellow of the American Physical Society, awarded to less than 0.5% of physicists.

Citation: For contributions to the physical study and development of scalable uniform monolayer graphene synthesis on wafer-scale substrates, and the realization of GHz flexible and wearable two-dimensional devices, circuits and systems.

IEDM2017: 2 papers accepted and highlighted in News

Two papers have been accepted for presentation at IEDM 2017. IEDM is the premier conference for the latest advances in device technology and applications.

-Paper on graphene-cmos integration for sensors

-Paper on flexible paper electronics based on 2D materials (selected as a technical highlight of the conference) and featured by NEWs Media

https://spectrum.ieee.org/nanoclast/semiconductors/materials/2d-materials-push-paper-electronics-towards-the-internet-of-things 

https://cen.acs.org/articles/95/web/2017/12/High-performance-flexible-electronics-printed.html

Akinwande selected as Inaugural Gordon Moore Inventor Fellow

Prof. Akinwande has been selected as an Inaugural Gordon Moore Inventor Fellow.

https://www.moore.org/article-detail?newsUrlName=gordon-and-betty-moore-foundation-announces-inaugural-moore-inventor-fellows 

http://spectrum.ieee.org/nanoclast/semiconductors/nanotechnology/gordon-moores-foundation-funds-first-of-50-fellows-in-34-million-plan

http://www.dailytexanonline.com/2016/11/11/professor-awarded-moore-inventor-fellowship