Universal stability of two-dimensional traditional semiconductors

  title={Universal stability of two-dimensional traditional semiconductors},
  author={Michael C. Lucking and Weiyu Xie and Duk‐Hyun Choe and Damien West and Toh-Ming Lu and S. B. Zhang},
Interest in two dimensional materials has exploded in recent years. Not only are they studied due to their novel electronic properties, such as the emergent Dirac Fermion in graphene, but also as a new paradigm in which stacking layers of distinct two dimensional materials may enable different functionality or devices. Here, through first-principles theory, we reveal a large new class of two dimensional materials which are derived from traditional III-V, II-VI, and I-VII semiconductors. It is… 
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