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Novel materials and techniques for energy conversion and sensing
(Bilkent University, 2015-12)
In the recent years, characterization of nanomaterials and using them in sensing applications gain considerable attention. Increased research on nanotechnology brings new materials and techniques that come with many ...
Novel honeycomb nanostructures for energy storage and nanoscale device design
(Bilkent University, 2015-06)
This thesis presents a variety of new two dimensional honeycomb-like structures and heterostructures; the main objective being to determine their fundamental electronic, magnetic, mechanical and optical properties for ...
Functionalization of graphene and stoichiometric graphene derivatives
(Bilkent University, 2011)
Re ent developments in experimental te hniques have made the design and produ tion of materials at nanos ale possible. In parti ular, graphene has been the fo us of resear h in diverse elds owing to high mobility ...
Effects of charging on two-dimensional honeycomb nanostructures
(Bilkent University, 2012)
In this thesis we employ state-of-the-art first-principles calculations based on density functional theory (DFT) to investigate the effects of static charging on two-dimensional (2D) honeycomb nanostructures. Free standing, ...