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Robust two-dimensional ice on graphene built from finite-length water molecular chains

  title={Robust two-dimensional ice on graphene built from finite-length water molecular chains},
  author={Sheng Han and Jiabin Qiao and Lingxiang Hou and Yi-Wen Liu and Yu Zhang and Zi-Han Guo and Long-Jing Yin and Yafei Ren and Wei Ji and Lin He},
  journal={arXiv: Materials Science},
Interfacial ice on graphene has attracted much attention because it is a model system to study two-dimensional (2D) ice structures on chemically inert substrates. While water-graphene interaction was usually assumed to be negligible, the structures of the 2D ice are believed to be not appreciably perturbed by the graphene substrate. Here we report atomic-resolved characterizations of an exotic 2D ice structure on graphene built from water molecular chains with finite lengths. Our experiments… 

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