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Application and development of new two-dimensional nanomaterials in the field of electrochemistry

Lifeng Gao

Abstract

The new two-dimensional nano-materials represented by graphene have unique structure and excellent electronic properties, and have great application potential in various fields of electrochemistry. This review summarizes the research status and existing problems of new two-dimensional nanomaterials in various fields of electrochemistry (energy storage, energy conversion and electrochemical sensing). The development trend of two-dimensional nanomaterials in the field of electrochemistry is prospected.


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New two-dimensional materials; electrochemistry; energy storage; energy conversion

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