Jump to main content
Jump to site search

Issue 17, 2018
Previous Article Next Article

Arsenene nanosheets and nanodots

Author affiliations

Abstract

We have prepared nanosheets and nanodots of 2D arsenene by the ultrasonication of grey arsenic in appropriate solvents. The nanosheets have been characterized by various microscopies as well as Raman and optical spectroscopy. Arsenene exhibits a band gap of ∼2.3 eV which agrees with the calculated value. The nanodots show blue emission in the 400–460 nm range. Results from theoretical calculations on arsenene are consistent with the experimental results.

Graphical abstract: Arsenene nanosheets and nanodots

Back to tab navigation

Supplementary files

Publication details

The article was received on 27 Jun 2018, accepted on 01 Aug 2018 and first published on 02 Aug 2018


Article type: Letter
DOI: 10.1039/C8NJ03186J
Citation: New J. Chem., 2018,42, 14091-14095
  •   Request permissions

    Arsenene nanosheets and nanodots

    P. Vishnoi, M. Mazumder, S. K. Pati and C. N. R. Rao, New J. Chem., 2018, 42, 14091
    DOI: 10.1039/C8NJ03186J

Search articles by author

Spotlight

Advertisements