Tailoring Functional P-Conjugated Polymers and Molecules for Organic Photovoltaic Applications
20 Aug 2018 | Contributor(s):: Lo, Chi Kin
Advisors: John R. Reynolds, Jean-Luc Bredas, Seth R. Marder, Elsa Reichmanis, Joseph P. SadighiThe field of organic photovoltaics (OPVs) has developed into an active research topic in applied polymer, materials, and chemical sciences over the past decade due to the continuous improvement in...
Organic Field-Effect Transistors on Novel Renewable Substrates
22 Jan 2018 | Contributor(s):: Wang, Cheng-Yin
Advisors: Bernard Kippelen, Oliver Brand, Saibal Mukhopadhyay, Gee-Kung Chang, Samuel GrahamWith the increasing awareness of environmental impact from electronic waste and increasing demand for flexible electronic devices, novel substrates with both biodegradability and flexibility have been...
Design and Syntheses of Hole and Electron Transport Donor-Acceptor Polymeric Semiconductors and Their Applications to Organic Field-Effect Transistors
27 May 2016 | Contributor(s):: Fu, Boyi
Advisors: Elsa Reichmanis, David M. Collard, Jean-Luc Bredas, William J. Koros, Dennis W. HessThe p-conjugated organic and polymeric semiconducting materials have attracted much attention in the past years due to their significant potential in applications to electronic and optoelectronic devices...
Processing Parameter Effects on the Molecular Ordering and Charge Transport of Poly(3-Hexylthiophene) Thin Films
07 Jan 2016 | Contributor(s):: Chang, Mincheol
Advisors: Elsa Reichmanis, Dennis W. Hess, Carson Meredith, Michael A. Filler, Robert M. DicksonConjugated polymers have attracted much interest as promising alternatives to inorganic semiconductors, due to their low-temperature, solution-based processability, which may provide for low-cost,...
Impact of Process Parameter Modification on Poly(3-Hexylthiophene) Film Morphology and Charge Transport
13 Jan 2014 | Contributor(s):: Lee, Jiho
Advisors: Elsa Reichmanis, Yulin Deng, Dennis W. Hess, William J. KorosOrganic electronics based on p-conjugated semi-conductor raises new technology, such as organic film transistors, e-paper, and organic photovoltaic cells that can be implemented cost-effectively on large-area applications....