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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Tenders are invited for Supply Of Grease With Molybdenum Disulphide
In the paper, Davood Shahrjerdi, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineer along with his NYU Tandon team give the first proof of what's called as total spatial randomness in atomically thin molybdenum disulphide (MoS2).
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5-nanometre-tall letters were chiseled into a molybdenum disulphide crystal, again using an STM.
The molybdenum disulphide (MoS2) dispersion acts as a solid lubricant capable of performing under high pressure and speed.