Well-Constructed Single-Layer Molybdenum Disulfide Nanorose Cross-Linked by Three Dimensional-Reduced Graphene Oxide Network for Superior Water Splitting and Lithium Storage Property

Yanyan Zhao, Long Kuai, Yanguo Liu, Pengpeng Wang, Hamidreza Arandiyan, Sufeng Cao, Jie Zhang, Fengyun Li, Qing Wang, Baoyou Geng, Hongyu Sun

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Abstract

A facile one-step solution reaction route for growth of novel MoS2 nanorose cross-linked by 3D rGO network, in which the MoS2 nanorose is constructed by single-layered or few-layered MoS2 nanosheets, is presented. Due to the 3D assembled hierarchical architecture of the ultrathin MoS2 nanosheets and the interconnection of 3D rGO network, as well as the synergetic effects of MoS2 and rGO, the as-prepared MoS2-NR/rGO nanohybrids delivered high specific capacity, excellent cycling and good rate performance when evaluated as an anode material for lithium-ion batteries. Moreover, the nanohybrids also show excellent hydrogen-evolution catalytic activity and durability in an acidic medium, which is superior to MoS2 nanorose and their nanoparticles counterparts.
Original languageEnglish
Article number8722
JournalScientific Reports
Volume5
Number of pages10
ISSN2045-2322
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Externally publishedYes

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