Type: 
SSO Seminar
Date-Time: 
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 - 16:00
Location: 
Wngr 304
Event Speaker: 
Mike Lerner, OSU Chemistry
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Tate
Abstract: 

This talk will present an overview of the chemistry of graphite, including the challenges of finding a scalable chemistry that delaminates graphite to form graphene. Also, a description of the new intercalation reactions, and the new donor-type or acceptor-type intercalation compounds, developed by OSU Chemistry graduate students.

Mike Lerner is Professor of Chemistry at OSU.
http://chemistry.oregonstate.edu/lerner.html