Special Issue "2D Vertical Heterostructures with Covalent Interlayer Bonding"
A special issue of Surfaces (ISSN 2571-9637).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 March 2022) | Viewed by 368
Interests: graphenes; non-carbon 2D materials; nanoribbons; van der Waals heterostructures; piezoelectric properties; elastic waves
Innovative developments in the field of two-dimensional (2D) nanoelectromechanical, nanoelectronic and photovoltaic systems have led to the need to integrate two-dimensional materials with each other. "Splicing" of two-dimensional materials, apart from the trivial case of lateral contacts, is provided mainly by electrostatic dipole forces known as van der Waals (vdW) interaction. To date, several dozen types of such heterostructures have been created and investigated, and they have already shown a huge potential for the development of this direction of nanotechnology.
Emphasis of this Special Issue will be on collecting fundamental studies, experimental research, numerical approaches, analysis tools, design guidelines dealing with new compounds—2D vertical heterostructures with covalent interlayer bonding. Expected features are quite promising for the design of new devices based on the covalent bonding of 2D materials.
Dr. Aleksey Kochaev
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- 2D materials
- Van der Waals heterostructures
- covalent bonding
- mechanical characteristic
- binding energy
- optical properties