Layered transition-metal dichalcogenides comprise a category of two-dimensional materials that offer exciting properties, including metallic and semi-conducting electrical capabilities, fluorescence and fast heterogeneous electron transfer. To date, these materials have mostly been employed in energy-storage and generation devices. However, in very recent times, there was a significant emerging trend in their utilization in analytical chemistry. Hence, this review aims to provide an introduction to this new trend for the analytical community.
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M.P. acknowledges Nanyang Technological University and Singapore Ministry of Education Academic Research Fund AcRF Tier 1 ( 2013-T1-001-014 , RGT1/13) and NAP fund (NTU) for the funding support. M.P. acknowledges a Tier 2 grant (MOE2013-T2-1-056; ARC 35/13) from the Ministry of Education, Singapore.
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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Analytical Chemistry