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COMPOSITE COMPRISING GRAPHENE STRUCTURES

Graphene has been used in nanocomposites as constituents/doping in plastics or epoxy providing dramatic enhancement of the mechanical properties but have not progressed past the laboratory level novelty. This invention can provide a graphene based composite structure with a density less that 1.9g/cm 3 for a fiber, yarn, rope or cable and a density less that 1.5g/cm 3 for a sheet both structure have tensile and shear strength greater than either Aluminum or Steel; thus providing a graphene material that is both much lighter and stronger.


» Number: EP3266814A1 (A1)

» Publication Date: 18//2/10/0

» Applicant: GARMOR INC?[US]

» Inventor: BULLINGTON JEFF A?[US]; STOLTZ RICHARD?[US]

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This project has received funding from the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under grant agreement n [310187].