molybdenum disulfide

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molybdenum disulfide

[mə′lib·də·nəm dī′səl‚fīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
MoS2 A black lustrous powder, melting at 1185°C, insoluble in water, soluble in aqua regia and concentrated sulfuric acid; used as a dry lubricant and an additive for greases and oils. Also known as molybdenum sulfide; molybdic sulfide.
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No molybdenum and nickel species were observed over the hydrodesulfurization catalyst surface, and the average slab length and layer number of the MoS2 crystallites in the catalyst are 2.
Investigation of the Influence of MoS2 Filler on the Tribological Properties of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Nylon 1010 Composites," Wear 255, pp: 774: 9.
Abrasive wear behavior of sintered steels prepared with MoS2 addition, Wear 262(5-6): 617-623.
MoS2 is part of a family of materials with immense potential for applications in LEDs, lasers, nanoscale transistors, solar cells, and more.
The MoS2 and graphite dry lubricants were only applied to the GA DP600 to improve the lubrication in forming.
Now, Ye and his team are exploring combining MoS2 and phosporene to make CMOS (complementary metaloxide semiconductor) devices; most of the microprocessors, microcontrollers, and RAM used in modern computers and mobile devices are CMOS devices.
The work by Xu and Qiu 2009 was focused on the analysis of the dynamic crystallization and melting behaviour of PHB nanocomposites containing small amounts of environmentally friendly IF (fullerene) like nanoparticles including layered metal dichalcogenides such as WS2 and MoS2 with unique physical and chemical properties [62].
A 50-ton hydraulic press operating at maximum speed of approximately 7 mm/s was used to impose a single ECAP pass in ingots lubricated with MoS2 [10].
The firm has imaged its constituent atoms one by one to gain a detailed understanding of its structure, in particular a single atom rearranged at the edge of the nanoscale MoS2 catalysts.
Analysis of the IR spectra showed that the initial components of mixtures: MoS2, kaolin, bentonite, polymer SK are characterized with their own frequencies.