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Title: Observation of piezoelectricity in free-standing monolayer MoS2

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Light-Material Interactions in Energy Conversion (LMI)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1387275
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001293
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Nature Nanotechnology
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 10; Journal Issue: 2; Related Information: LMI partners with California Institute of Technology (lead); Harvard University; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Journal ID: ISSN 1748-3387
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
solar (photovoltaic), solid state lighting, phonons, thermal conductivity, electrodes - solar, materials and chemistry by design, optics, synthesis (novel materials), synthesis (self-assembly)

Citation Formats

Zhu, Hanyu, Wang, Yuan, Xiao, Jun, Liu, Ming, Xiong, Shaomin, Wong, Zi Jing, Ye, Ziliang, Ye, Yu, Yin, Xiaobo, and Zhang, Xiang. Observation of piezoelectricity in free-standing monolayer MoS2. United States: N. p., 2014. Web. doi:10.1038/nnano.2014.309.
Zhu, Hanyu, Wang, Yuan, Xiao, Jun, Liu, Ming, Xiong, Shaomin, Wong, Zi Jing, Ye, Ziliang, Ye, Yu, Yin, Xiaobo, & Zhang, Xiang. Observation of piezoelectricity in free-standing monolayer MoS2. United States. doi:10.1038/nnano.2014.309.
Zhu, Hanyu, Wang, Yuan, Xiao, Jun, Liu, Ming, Xiong, Shaomin, Wong, Zi Jing, Ye, Ziliang, Ye, Yu, Yin, Xiaobo, and Zhang, Xiang. Mon . "Observation of piezoelectricity in free-standing monolayer MoS2". United States. doi:10.1038/nnano.2014.309.
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