Charge photogeneration in polythiophene-perylene diimide blend films

Safa Shoaee, Zesheng An, Xuan Zhang, Stephen Barlow, Seth R. Marder, Warren Duffy, Martin Heeney, Iain Mcculloch, James R. Durrant

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Transient absorption spectroscopy is employed to monitor charge photogeneration in polythiophene-perylene diimide blend films; in contrast to polythiophene-PCBM blends, efficient charge photogeneration is observed even for small energetic driving forces.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5445-5447
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number36
StatePublished - Sep 14 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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