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Researchers develop world's thinnest electric generator


October 15, 2014

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Researchers from Columbia University Engineering and the Georgia Institute of Technology report today that they have made the first experimental observation of piezoelectricity and the piezotronic effect in an atomically thin material, molybdenum disulfide, MoS2, resulting in a unique electric generator and mechanosensation devices that are optically transparent, extremely light, and very bendable and stretchable.Full Story

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Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science

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