PdTe2 (Palladium Ditelluride)

PdTe2 Palladium Ditelluride PdTe2 is a metal, a superconductor with Tc =~1.7 K and recently is claimed to contain a topological surface state . The layers are stacked together via van der Waals interactions and can be exfoliated into thin 2D layers. Palladium Ditelluride belongs to the group-X transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDC).

The PdTe2 crystals produced at HQ Graphene have a typical lateral size of ~0.2-0.3 cm, and have a metallic appearance.


PdTe2 crystal properties
Crystal size ~2-3 mm
Electrical properties metal, superconductor (Tc ~ 1.7K)
Crystal structure Hexagonal
Unit cell parameters a = b = 0.4035 nm, c = 0.5105 nm, α = β = 90°, γ = 120°
Type Synthetic
Purity >99.995 %
Characterized by XRD, Raman, EDX
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The single crystal PdTe2 is characterized using:

XRD: single crystal and powder X-ray diffraction (D8 Venture Bruker and D8 Advance Bruker)
EDX: Energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy for stoichiometric analysis
Raman: 785 nm Raman system

Raman, XRD and EDX on PdTe2:

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Powder X-ray diffraction (XRD) of a single crystal PdTe2. X-ray diffraction was performed at room temperature using a D8 Venture Bruker.

Stoichiometric analysis of a single crystal PdTe2 by Energy-dispersive X-ray spectroscopy (EDX).

Raman spectrum of a single crystal PdTe2. Measurement was performed with a 785 nm Raman system at room temperature.





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