US 9,809,460 B2
Electrically conductive thin films containing Re2C
Hee Jung Park, Daejeon (KR); Yoon Chul Son, Hwaseong-si (KR); Doh Won Jung, Seoul (KR); Woojin Lee, Suwon-si (KR); and Jae-Young Choi, Suwon-si (KR)
Assigned to SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD., Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Filed by SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD., Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do (KR)
Filed on Jun. 25, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/750,058.
Claims priority of application No. 10-2014-0083822 (KR), filed on Jul. 4, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2016/0002051 A1, Jan. 7, 2016
Int. Cl. C01B 31/10 (2006.01); C01B 31/30 (2006.01); H01B 1/02 (2006.01)
CPC C01B 31/303 (2013.01) [C01B 31/10 (2013.01); H01B 1/02 (2013.01); Y10T 428/25 (2015.01); Y10T 428/256 (2015.01)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. An electrically conductive thin film, comprising:
a compound represented by Chemical Formula 1 and having a layered crystal structure:
Re2C  Chemical Formula 1
wherein Re is a lanthanide, and
wherein the electrically thin film comprises a plurality of nanosheets including the compound represented by Chemical Formula 1, wherein adjacent nanosheets of the plurality of nanosheets contact one another to provide an electrical connection.