Characterization of Novel 2D Materials
The Rice group has synthesized the first elemental 2D material consisting of a group-IV element, telluride. The USC group used quantum molecular dynamics (QMD) simulations to identify the structure of the experimentally synthesized “tellurene”.
- Polymorphism in 2D Tellurium and experimental realization of stable monolayer tellurene films. A. Apte, V. Kochat, A. Krishnamoorthy, Y. Yao, S. Yazdi, E. Bianco, E. Ringe, C. S. Tiwary, A. Nakano, R. Kalia, P. Vashishta, P. Ajayan. In preparation.
PIs involved in the research
- Aiichiro Nakano, Priya Vashishta, Rajiv Kalia (USC)
- Pulickel Ajayan (Rice)