Piezoelectricity in Two-Dimensional Materials

Tao Wu, Hua Zhang

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Powering up 2D materials: Recent experimental studies confirmed the existence of piezoelectricity - the conversion of mechanical stress into electricity - in two-dimensional single-layer MoS2 nanosheets. The results represent a milestone towards embedding low-dimensional materials into future disruptive technologies. © 2015 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4432-4434
Number of pages3
JournalAngewandte Chemie International Edition
Issue number15
StatePublished - Feb 25 2015

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Chemistry
  • Catalysis


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