new semi-conductor discovery …

A new material has been developed at the University of Manchester called Indium-Selenide, after the two elements were discovered when trialling different metals in their Graphene studies.

This material is proving a better semi-conductor than silicon. Read all about it here.

Schematic of the mono- and bilayer crystal structures. Purple and red spheres correspond to indium and selenium atoms, respectively.
Illustration: Denis A. Bandurin/University of Manchester

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