Putty-like composites of gallium metal with potential for real-world application

Gallium is a highly useful element that has accompanied the advancement of human civilization throughout the 20th century. Gallium is designated as a technologically critical element, as it is essential for the fabrication of semiconductors and transistors. Notably, gallium nitride and related compounds allowed for the discovery of the blue LED, which was the final […]

Varying stability in different forms of gallium selenide monolayers — ScienceDaily

The gallium selenide monolayer has been recently discovered to have an alternative crystal structure and has diverse potential applications in electronics. Understanding its properties is crucial to understand its functions. Now, scientists from the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology and the University of Tokyo have explored its structural stability, electronic states, and transformation […]

Varying stability in different forms of gallium selenide monolayers

The P and AP phases of a GaSe monolayer. Credit: Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology The gallium selenide monolayer has been recently discovered to have an alternative crystal structure and has diverse potential applications in electronics. Understanding its properties is crucial to understand its functions. Now, scientists from the Japan Advanced Institute of […]

Shapeshifting crystals-varying stability in different forms of gallium selenide monolayers

IMAGE: The P and AP phases of a GaSe monolayer view more  Credit: Hirokazu Nitta from Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology The gallium selenide monolayer has been recently discovered to have an alternative crystal structure and has diverse potential applications in electronics. Understanding its properties is crucial to understand its functions. Now, scientists from […]