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Alloying of 2D Anisotropic Materials and Studying Their Vibrational and Optical Properties

Abstract Alloying in semiconductors has enabled many civilian technologies in optoelectronic, photonic fields and more. While the phenomenon of alloying is well established in traditional bulk semiconductors, owing to vastly available ternary phase diagrams, the ability to alloy in 2D systems are less clear. Recently anisotropic materials such as ReS2 and TiS3 have been extensively studied due to their direct-gap semiconductor and high mobility behaviors. This work is a report on alloys of ReS2 & ReSe2 and TiS3 &TiSe3.

Alloying selenium into ReS2 in the creation of ReS2xSe2-x, tunes the band gap and changes its vibrational spectrum. Depositing this alloy using bottom up approach has resulted in the loss of crystallinity. This loss of crys... (more)
Created Date 2018
Contributor Agarwal, Ashutosh (Author) / Tongay, Sefaattin (Advisor) / Green, Matthew (Committee member) / Zhuang, Houlong (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Engineering
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 75 pages
Language English
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Note Masters Thesis Materials Science and Engineering 2018
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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