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Themed collection 2D Transition Metal Dichalcogenide (TMD) Nanosheets

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Editorial

Two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenide (TMD) nanosheets

Guest editors Manish Chhowalla, Zhongfan Liu and Hua Zhang introduce the Two-dimensional Transition Metal Dichalcogenide (TMD) Nanosheets issue of Chemical Society Reviews

Graphical abstract: Two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenide (TMD) nanosheets
Review Article

Two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides as atomically thin semiconductors: opportunities and challenges

The recent progress, opportunities and challenges in exploring two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides as atomically thin semiconductors are reviewed, including the material synthesis and novel device concepts.

Graphical abstract: Two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides as atomically thin semiconductors: opportunities and challenges
Review Article

Electronic transport properties of transition metal dichalcogenide field-effect devices: surface and interface effects

We review the state-of-the-art electronic properties of atomically thin TMD FETs with a focus on surface and interface effects.

Graphical abstract: Electronic transport properties of transition metal dichalcogenide field-effect devices: surface and interface effects
Review Article

Phase engineering of transition metal dichalcogenides

The co-existence of 2H, 1T and 1T′ phases in monolayered TMDs.

Graphical abstract: Phase engineering of transition metal dichalcogenides
Review Article

Phonon and Raman scattering of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides from monolayer, multilayer to bulk material

This review focuses on the basic properties and potential applications of Raman spectroscopy of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides from monolayer, multilayer to bulk materials.

Graphical abstract: Phonon and Raman scattering of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides from monolayer, multilayer to bulk material
Review Article

Two-dimensional graphene analogues for biomedical applications

In this critical review, we summarize the state-of-the-art progress of two-dimensional graphene analogues with a particular focus on biomedical applications.

Graphical abstract: Two-dimensional graphene analogues for biomedical applications
Review Article

Physical and chemical tuning of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides

This review summaries the tunable properties of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides through a variety of tuning methods.

Graphical abstract: Physical and chemical tuning of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides
Review Article

Electronic structures and theoretical modelling of two-dimensional group-VIB transition metal dichalcogenides

Two-dimensional group-VIB transition metal dichalcogenides have extraordinary properties originating from their complex electronic structures.

Graphical abstract: Electronic structures and theoretical modelling of two-dimensional group-VIB transition metal dichalcogenides
Review Article

Recent advances in controlled synthesis of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides via vapour deposition techniques

This review describes recent progress in the synthesis of transition metal dichalcogenides via vapour deposition methods with the control of the layer number and band gap energy.

Graphical abstract: Recent advances in controlled synthesis of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides via vapour deposition techniques
Review Article

Semiconducting black phosphorus: synthesis, transport properties and electronic applications

Phosphorus is one of the most abundant elements preserved in earth, and it comprises a fraction of ∼0.1% of the earth crust.

Graphical abstract: Semiconducting black phosphorus: synthesis, transport properties and electronic applications
Review Article

Two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenide nanosheet-based composites

This review summarizes and discusses the synthetic strategies, properties and applications of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenide nanosheet-based composites, with emphasis on those new appealing structures, properties and functions.

Graphical abstract: Two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenide nanosheet-based composites
Tutorial Review

An optical spectroscopic study on two-dimensional group-VI transition metal dichalcogenides

The ultimate goal of making atomically thin electronic devices stimulates intensive research on layered materials, in particular the group-VI transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDs).

Graphical abstract: An optical spectroscopic study on two-dimensional group-VI transition metal dichalcogenides
Open Access Tutorial Review

Non-volatile resistive memory devices based on solution-processed ultrathin two-dimensional nanomaterials

This tutorial review summarizes the recent progress in the rational design and preparation of solution-processed ultrathin 2D nanomaterials for non-volatile resistive memory devices.

Graphical abstract: Non-volatile resistive memory devices based on solution-processed ultrathin two-dimensional nanomaterials
Tutorial Review

The electronic structure calculations of two-dimensional transition-metal dichalcogenides in the presence of external electric and magnetic fields

Transition-metal dichalcogenides TX2 (T = W, Mo; X = S, Se, Te) are layered materials that are available in ultrathin forms such as mono-, bi- and multilayers, which are commonly known as two-dimensional materials.

Graphical abstract: The electronic structure calculations of two-dimensional transition-metal dichalcogenides in the presence of external electric and magnetic fields
Tutorial Review

Chemical vapour deposition of group-VIB metal dichalcogenide monolayers: engineered substrates from amorphous to single crystalline

This review focuses on the CVD growth of monolayer MX2 with engineered morphologies on diverse substrates.

Graphical abstract: Chemical vapour deposition of group-VIB metal dichalcogenide monolayers: engineered substrates from amorphous to single crystalline
Tutorial Review

Atomically-thin two-dimensional sheets for understanding active sites in catalysis

Atomically-thin two-dimensional sheets can serve as an ideal model to disclose the role of active sites in catalysis.

Graphical abstract: Atomically-thin two-dimensional sheets for understanding active sites in catalysis
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About this collection

The past few years have seen spectacular progress in two-dimensional (2D) materials, from fundamental studies to the development of next generation of technologies. We are pleased to present a themed issue of Chemical Society Reviews which will highlight the most recent progress in the field of 2D transition metal dichalcogenide (TMD) nanosheets. The guest editors are Hua Zhang, Manish Chhowalla and Zhongfan Liu. New articles will be added to this collection as they are published.

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