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  1. Wu, J., R. M. Yadav, M. Liu, P. P. Sharma, C. S. Tiwary, L. Ma, X. Zou, X.-D. Zhou, B. I. Yakobson, J. Lou, and P. M. Ajayan. 2105. Achieving Highly Efficient, Selective, and Stable CO2 Reduction on Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Nanotubes. ACS Nano, 9:5364-71.
  2. Zhang, J., Y. Yang, and J. Lou. 2016. Investigation of hexagonal boron nitride as an atomically thin corrosion passivation coating in aqueous solution. Nanotechnology, 27:364004.
  3. Milne, B. F., C. Kjoer, J. Houmoller, M. H. Stockett, Y. Toker, A. Rubio, and S. B. Nielsen. 2016. On the Exciton Coupling between Two Chlorophyll Pigments in the Absence of a Protein Environment: Intrinsic Effects Revealed by Theory and Experiment. Angew Chem Int Ed, 55:6248-51.
  4. Lee, J., K. F. Mak, and J. Shan. 2016. Electrical control of the valley Hall effect in bilayer MoS2 transistors. Nat Nanotechnol, 11:421-5.
  5. Lei, S., X. Wang, B. Li, J. Kang, Y. He, A. George, L. Ge, Y. Gong, P. Dong, Z. Jin, G. Brunetto, W. Chen, Z. T. Lin, R. Baines, D. S. Galvao, J. Lou, E. Barrera, K. Banerjee, R. Vajtai, and P. Ajayan. 2016. Surface functionalization of two-dimensional metal chalcogenides by Lewis acid-base chemistry. Nat Nanotechnol, 11:465-71.
  6. Shen, J., J. Wu, M. Wang, P. Dong, J. Xu, X. Li, X. Zhang, J. Yuan, X. Wang, M. Ye, R. Vajtai, J. Lou, and P. M. Ajayan. 2016. Surface Tension Components Based Selection of Cosolvents for Efficient Liquid Phase Exfoliation of 2D Materials. Small, 12:2741-9.
  7. Bagsican, F. R., I. Kawayama, H. Murakami, and M. Tonouchi. 2016. Laser THz Emission Spectroscopy of Gas Adsorption-Desorption Dynamics in Tungsten Disulfide Nanosheets. e-J Surf Sci Nanotech, 14:78-82.
  8. Hardy, W. J., J. Yuan, H. Guo, P. Zhou, J. Lou, and D. Natelson. 2016. Thickness-Dependent and Magnetic-Field-Driven Suppression of Antiferromagnetic Order in Thin V5S8 Single Crystals. ACS Nano, 10:5941-6.
  9. Razanoelina, M., F. R. Bagsican, I. Kawayama, X. Zhang, L. Ma, H. Murakami, R. Vajtai, P. M. Ajayan, J. Kono, and M. Tonouchi. 2016. Probing low-density carriers in a single atomic layer using terahertz parallel-plate waveguides. Opt Express, 24:3885-93.
  10. Stier, A. V., K. M. McCreary, B. T. Jonker, J. Kono, and S. A. Crooker. 2016. Exciton diamagnetic shifts and valley Zeeman effects in monolayer WS2 and MoS2 to 65 Tesla. Nat Commun, 7:10643.
  11. Wu, J., Z. Hu, Z. Jin, S. Lei, H. Guo, K. Chatterjee, J. Zhang, Y. Yang, B. Li, Y. Liu, J. Lai, R. Vajtai, B. I. Yakobson, M. Tang, J. Lou, and P. M. Ajayan. 2016. Spiral Growth of SnSe2 Crystals by Chemical Vapor Deposition. Advanced Materials Interfaces, 3:1600383.
  12. Abid, I., A. Bohloul, S. Najmaei, C. Avendano, H. L. Liu, R. Pechou, A. Mlayah, and J. Lou. 2016. Resonant surface plasmon-exciton interaction in hybrid MoSe2@Au nanostructures. Nanoscale, 8:8151-9.
  13. Raja, A., A. Montoya Castillo, J. Zultak, X. X. Zhang, Z. Ye, C. Roquelet, D. A. Chenet, A. M. van der Zande, P. Huang, S. Jockusch, J. Hone, D. R. Reichman, L. E. Brus, and T. F. Heinz. 2016. Energy Transfer from Quantum Dots to Graphene and MoS2: The Role of Absorption and Screening in Two-Dimensional Materials. Nano Lett, 16:2328-33.
  14. Aslan, O. B., D. A. Chenet, A. M. van der Zande, J. C. Hone, and T. F. Heinz. 2016. Linearly Polarized Excitons in Single- and Few-Layer ReS2 Crystals. ACS Photonics, 3:96-101.
  15. Farzanehpour, M., and I. V. Tokatly. 2016. Dynamics of observables and exactly solvable quantum problems: Using time-dependent density-functional theory to control quantum systems. Physical Review A, 93.
  16. Mak, K. F., and J. Shan. 2016. Photonics and optoelectronics of 2D semiconductor transition metal dichalcogenides. Nature Photonics, 10:216-226.
  17. Shen, J., J. Wu, L. Pei, M.-T. F. Rodrigues, Z. Zhang, F. Zhang, X. Zhang, P. M. Ajayan, and M. Ye. 2016. CoNi2S4-Graphene-2D-MoSe2as an Advanced Electrode Material for Supercapacitors. Advanced Energy Materials, 6:1600341.
  18. Stier, A. V., K. M. McCreary, B. T. Jonker, J. Kono, and S. A. Crooker. 2016. Magnetoreflection spectroscopy of monolayer transition-metal dichalcogenide semiconductors in pulsed magnetic fields. J Vac Sci Technol B, 34:04J102.
  19. Torun, E., H. Sahin, S. Cahangirov, A. Rubio, and F. M. Peeters. 2016. Anisotropic electronic, mechanical, and optical properties of monolayer WTe2. J Appl Phys, 119:074307.
  20. Wu, J., M. Liu, K. Chatterjee, K. P. Hackenberg, J. Shen, X. Zou, Y. Yan, J. Gu, Y. Yang, J. Lou, and P. M. Ajayan. 2016. Exfoliated 2D Transition Metal Disulfides for Enhanced Electrocatalysis of Oxygen Evolution Reaction in Acidic Medium. Advanced Materials Interfaces, 3:1500669
  21. Chernikov, A., A. M. van der Zande, H. M. Hill, A. F. Rigosi, A. Velauthapillai, J. Hone, and T. F. Heinz. 2015. Electrical Tuning of Exciton Binding Energies in Monolayer WS2. Phys Rev Lett, 115:126802.
  22. Chenet, D. A., O. B. Aslan, P. Y. Huang, C. Fan, A. M. van der Zande, T. F. Heinz, and J. C. Hone. 2015. In-Plane Anisotropy in Mono- and Few-Layer ReS2 Probed by Raman Spectroscopy and Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy. Nano Lett, 15:5667-72.
  23. Li, B., G. Shi, S. Lei, Y. He, W. Gao, Y. Gong, G. Ye, W. Zhou, K. Keyshar, J. Hao, P. Dong, L. Ge, J. Lou, J. Kono, R. Vajtai, and P. M. Ajayan. 2015. 3D Band Diagram and Photoexcitation of 2D-3D Semiconductor Heterojunctions. Nano Lett, 15:5919-25.
  24. Yuan, J., J. Wu, W. J. Hardy, P. Loya, M. Lou, Y. Yang, S. Najmaei, M. Jiang, F. Qin, K. Keyshar, H. Ji, W. Gao, J. Bao, J. Kono, D. Natelson, P. M. Ajayan, and J. Lou. 2015. Facile Synthesis of Single Crystal Vanadium Disulfide Nanosheets by Chemical Vapor Deposition for Efficient Hydrogen Evolution Reaction. Adv Mater, 27:5605-9.
  25. Sarkar, D., X. Xie, W. Liu, W. Cao, J. Kang, Y. Gong, S. Kraemer, P. M. Ajayan, and K. Banerjee. 2015. A subthermionic tunnel field-effect transistor with an atomically thin channel. Nature, 526:91-5.
  26. Gautam, C., C. S. Tiwary, S. Jose, G. Brunetto, S. Ozden, S. Vinod, P. Raghavan, S. Biradar, D. S. Galvao, and P. M. Ajayan. 2015. Synthesis of Low-Density, Carbon-Doped, Porous Hexagonal Boron Nitride Solids. ACS Nano, 9:12088-12095.
  27. Zhang, X., D. Sun, Y. Li, G. H. Lee, X. Cui, D. Chenet, Y. You, T. F. Heinz, and J. C. Hone. 2015. Measurement of Lateral and Interfacial Thermal Conductivity of Single- and Bilayer MoS2 and MoSe2 Using Refined Optothermal Raman Technique. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces, 7:25923-9.
  28. Nguyen, A., P. Sharma, T. Scott, E. Preciado, V. Klee, D. Sun, I. H. Lu, D. Barroso, S. Kim, V. Y. Shur, A. R. Akhmatkhanov, A. Gruverman, L. Bartels, and P. A. Dowben. 2015. Toward Ferroelectric Control of Monolayer MoS2. Nano Lett, 15:3364-9.
  29. Sarkar, D., X. Xie, J. Kang, H. Zhang, W. Liu, J. Navarrete, M. Moskovits, and K. Banerjee. 2015. Functionalization of transition metal dichalcogenides with metallic nanoparticles: implications for doping and gas-sensing. Nano Lett, 15:2852-62.
  30. Yuan, J., and J. Lou. 2015. 2D materials: Memristor goes two-dimensional. Nat Nanotechnol, 10:389-90.
  31. Liu, W., D. Sarkar, J. Kang, W. Cao, and K. Banerjee. 2015. Impact of Contact on the Operation and Performance of Back-Gated Monolayer MoS2 Field-Effect-Transistors. ACS Nano, 9:7904-7912.
  32. Yadav, R. M., J. Wu, R. Kochandra, L. Ma, C. S. Tiwary, L. Ge, G. Ye, R. Vajtai, J. Lou, and P. M. Ajayan. 2015. Carbon Nitrogen Nanotubes as Efficient Bifunctional Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Reduction and Evolution Reactions. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces, 7:11991-2000.
  33. Wu, J., L. Ma, R. M. Yadav, Y. Yang, X. Zhang, R. Vajtai, J. Lou, and P. M. Ajayan. 2015. Nitrogen-Doped Graphene with Pyridinic Dominance as a Highly Active and Stable Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces, 7:14763-9.
  34. Wang, Z., H. Jia, X. Zheng, R. Yang, Z. Wang, G. J. Ye, X. H. Chen, J. Shan, and P. X. Feng. 2015. Black phosphorus nanoelectromechanical resonators vibrating at very high frequencies. Nanoscale, 7:877-84.
  35. Cao, W., J. Jiang, J. Kang, D. Sarkar, W. Liu, and K. Banerjee. 2015. Designing Band-to-Band Tunneling Field-Effect Transistors with 2D Semiconductors for Next-Generation Low-Power VLSI, IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), pp. 12.3.1-12.3.4. IEEE, Washington, DC.
  36. Yang, L., W. Chen, K. M. McCreary, B. T. Jonker, J. Lou, and S. A. Crooker. 2015. Spin Coherence and Dephasing of Localized Electrons in Monolayer MoS2. Nano Lett, 15:8250-4.
  37. Allain, A., J. Kang, K. Banerjee, and A. Kis. 2015. Electrical contacts to two-dimensional semiconductors. Nat Mater, 14:1195-205.
  38. Keyshar, K., Y. Gong, G. Ye, G. Brunetto, W. Zhou, D. P. Cole, K. Hackenberg, Y. He, L. Machado, M. Kabbani, A. H. Hart, B. Li, D. S. Galvao, A. George, R. Vajtai, C. S. Tiwary, and P. M. Ajayan. 2015. Chemical Vapor Deposition of Monolayer Rhenium Disulfide (ReS2). Adv Mater, 27:4640-8.
  39. Li, B., Y. He, S. Lei, S. Najmaei, Y. Gong, X. Wang, J. Zhang, L. Ma, Y. Yang, S. Hong, J. Hao, G. Shi, A. George, K. Keyshar, X. Zhang, P. Dong, L. Ge, R. Vajtai, J. Lou, Y. J. Jung, and P. M. Ajayan. 2015. Scalable Transfer of Suspended Two-Dimensional Single Crystals. Nano Lett, 15:5089-97.
  40. Shen, J., Y. He, J. Wu, C. Gao, K. Keyshar, X. Zhang, Y. Yang, M. Ye, R. Vajtai, J. Lou, and P. M. Ajayan. 2015. Liquid Phase Exfoliation of Two-Dimensional Materials by Directly Probing and Matching Surface Tension Components. Nano Lett, 15:5449-54.
  41. Bagsican, F. R., J. Gonzales, X. Zhang, L. Ma, I. Kawayama, H. Murakami, R. Vajtai, P. Ajayan, J. Kono, and M. Tonouchi. 2015. Laser Terahertz Emission Spectroscopy of Graphene/InAs Junctions. MRS Proceedings, 1808.
  42. Cao, W., J. Kang, D. Sarkar, W. Liu, and K. Banerjee. 2015. 2D Semiconductor FETs – Projections and Design for Sub-10 nm VLSI. IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, 62:3459-69.
  43. Chernikov, A., C. Ruppert, H. M. Hill, A. F. Rigosi, and T. F. Heinz. 2015. Population inversion and giant bandgap renormalization in atomically thin WS2 layers. Nature Photonics, 9:466-70.
  44. David, S. N., Y. Zhai, A. M. van der Zande, K. O’Brien, P. Y. Huang, D. A. Chenet, J. C. Hone, X. Zhang, and X. Yin. 2015. Rapid, all-optical crystal orientation imaging of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenide monolayers. Applied Physics Letters, 107:111902.
  45. Sun, D., A. E. Nguyen, D. Barroso, X. Zhang, E. Preciado, S. Bobek, V. Klee, J. Mann, and L. Bartels. 2015. Chemical vapor deposition growth of a periodic array of single-layer MoS2 islands via lithographic patterning of an SiO2/Si substrate. 2D Materials, 2:045014.
  46. Yang, L., N. A. Sinitsyn, W. Chen, J. Yuan, J. Zhang, J. Lou, and Scott A. Crooker. 2015. Long-lived nanosecond spin relaxation and spin coherence of electrons in monolayer MoS2 and WS2. Nature Physics, 11:830-34.
  47. Cao, W., J. Kang, W. Liu, and K. Banerjee. 2014. A Compact Current–Voltage Model for 2D Semiconductor Based Field-Effect Transistors Considering Interface Traps, Mobility Degradation, and Inefficient Doping Effect. IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, 61:4282-90.