Articles | 2014

Angew Chem Int Ed Engl, 2014, 53: 2–7

Classification Framework for Graphene-Based Materials

Wick P, Louw-Gaume AE, Kucki M, Krug HF, Kostarelos K, Fadeel B, Dawson KA, Salvati A, Vázquez E, Ballerini L, Tretiach M, Benfenati F, Flahaut E, Gauthier L, Prato M, Bianco A.

Graphing graphene: Because the naming of graphene-based materials (GBMs) has led to confusion and inconsistency, a classification approach is necessary. Three physical-chemical properties of GBMs have been defined by the GRAPHENE Flagship Project of the European Union for the unequivocal classification of these materials (see grid).