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Title: Sulvanites: The Promise at the Nanoscale
The class of ternary copper chalcogenides Cu3MX4 (M = V, Nb, Ta; X = S, Se, Te), also known as the sulvanite family, has attracted attention in the past decade as featuring promising materials for optoelectronic devices, including solar photovoltaics. Experimental and theoretical studies of these semiconductors have provided much insight into their properties, both in bulk and at the nanoscale. The recent realization of sulvanites at the nanoscale opens new avenues for the compounds toward printable electronics. This review is aimed at the consideration of synthesis methods, relevant properties and the recent developments of the most important sulvanites.  more » « less
Award ID(s):
1924412
NSF-PAR ID:
10274327
Author(s) / Creator(s):
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Date Published:
Journal Name:
Nanomaterials
Volume:
11
Issue:
3
ISSN:
2079-4991
Page Range / eLocation ID:
823
Format(s):
Medium: X
Sponsoring Org:
National Science Foundation
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