2D Materials for Photonic and Optoelectronic Applications introduces readers to two-dimensional materials and their properties (optical, electronic, spin and plasmonic), various methods of synthesis, and possible applications, with a strong focus on novel findings and technological challenges. The two-dimensional materials reviewed include hexagonal boron nitride, silicene, germanene, topological insulators, transition metal dichalcogenides, black phosphorous and other novel materials. This book will be ideal for students and researchers in materials science, photonics, electronics, nanotechnology and condensed matter physics and chemistry, providing background for both junior investigators and timely reviews for seasoned researchers.
- Provides an in-depth look at boron nitride, silicene, germanene, topological insulators, transition metal dichalcogenides, and more
- Reviews key applications for photonics and optoelectronics, including photodetectors, optical signal processing, light-emitting diodes and photovoltaics
- Addresses key technological challenges for the realization of optoelectronic applications and comments on future solutions
1. Introduction: Brief review of the theme 2. Fundamentals of 2D materials vis-a-vis graphene 3. Electronic Structure and theoretical investigations of 2D Materials 4. Synthesis, characterization and properties of 2D materials 5. Gas Sensors based on 2D materials and its working principles 6. Electrochemical Biosensors based on 2D materials and hybrids 7. Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering (SERS) sensing applications of 2D materials 8. 2D materials FET based Biosensors 9. 2D materials and Optical Biochemical Sensors 10. Surface Plasmon and Photonic sensors based on 2D materials 11. Wearable and flexible Biosensors based on 2D materials 12. Future prospects of 2D Materials
Qiaoliang Bao received his B. A. (2000) and M. E. (2003) degrees in Materials Science and Engineering from Wuhan University of Technology (China). He obtained his Ph.D. degree (2007) in Materials Physics and Chemistry from Wuhan University (China). He worked as postdoctoral fellow at Nanyang Technological University and National University of Singapore from 2007 to 2012. He is currently associate professor at Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Monash University. His research interests include synthesis and optical characterization of two-dimensional materials as well as their incorporation into photonic and optoelectronic devices. He has authored or co-authored more than 150 refereed journal articles with more than 15,000 total citations and an h-index of 50.