Characterization of 2D materials

- Characterization of electrical, optical, and mechanical properties of 2D materials
- Mechanical measurements of 2D materials by AFM
- Electrical measurements of charge transport and tunneling in 2D materials
- Observation of exciton complexes by photoluminescence measurement

- Analysis of band structure in 2D materials and their heterostructures
- Investigation of effect of electrostatic and magnetic fields on properties of 2D materials

Growth of 2D materials

- Large-scale growth of 2D materials by CVD and MOCVD
- Investigation of growth mechanisms and grain growth evolution
- Epitaxial growth of 2D heterostructures

- Synthesis of 2D compounds
- Thickness control of 2D materials during growth
- Composition control of 2D materials for band gap tuning 

Interface/defect/strain/phase engineering

- Development of stacking and transfer techniques for van der Waals heterostructures
- Investigation of interfacial properties in van der Waals heterostructures
- Control of Interlayer interactions in van der Waals heterostructures

- Investigation of effect of defects on the properties of 2D materials
- Control of 2D materials by generation and modification of defects
- Engineering of 2D materials by strain and phase transition

Next-generation electronic devices

- Fabrication of advanced electronic devices based on 2D heterostructures
- Flexible, transparent, and multi-functional devices
- Synaptic devices based on 2D materials for neuromorphic computing

- light-emitting devices based on van der Waals heterostructures
- Advanced optoelectronic devices based on exciton complexes
- Integration of 2D devices for advanced electronics and optoelectronics