Rotation-Misfit-Free Heteroepitaxial Stacking and Stitching Growth of Hexagonal Transition-Metal Dichalcogenide Monolayers by Nucleation Kinetics Controls

Hoseok Heo, Ji Ho Sung, Gangtae Jin, Ji Hoon Ahn, Kyungwook Kim, Myoung Jae Lee, Soonyoung Cha, Hyunyong Choi, Moon Ho Jo

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Abstract

2D vertical stacking and lateral stitching growth of monolayer (ML) hexagonal transition-metal dichalcogenides are reported. The 2D heteroepitaxial manipulation of MoS2 and WS2 MLs is achieved by control of the 2D nucleation kinetics during the sequential vapor-phase growth. It enables the creation of hexagon-on-hexagon unit-cell stacking and hexagon-by-hexagon stitching without interlayer rotation misfits.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3803-3810
Number of pages8
JournalAdvanced Materials
Volume27
Issue number25
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015 Jul 1

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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