• Synthesis and properties of graphene and its 2D inorganic analogues with potential applications

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      2Dmaterials; energy applications; supercapacitors; Li batteries; oxygen reduction reaction; hydrogen evolution reaction.

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      Discovery of the amazing properties of graphene has aroused great interest in other 2D materials. 2D inorganic analogues of graphene such as the transition metal dichalcogenides have been investigated widely and these materials,especially MoS$_2$, exhibit many properties of interest. In particular, they possess properties of direct use in energy devices. In this article we review the synthesis and properties of the 2D materials of relevant transistors, sensors, photodetectors, supercapacitors and batteries as well as in oxygen reduction and hydrogen evolution reactions.

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      1. Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit, New Chemistry Unit, CSIR Centre of Excellence in Chemistry, International Centre for Materials Science and Sheikh Saqr Laboratory, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Jakkur P.O., Bangalore 560064, India
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