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Researchers Use Graphene Quantum Dots to Detect Humidity and Pressure

May 8, 2013

electron tunneling-based sensing devices The latest research from a Kansas State University chemical engineer may help improve humidity and pressure sensors, particularly those used in outer space. Full Story

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