Design of conjugated polymers for the optimization of solar cell performance

Barry C. Thompson, Jean Frechet

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Abstract

The influence of polythiophene structure on polymer-fullerene bulk-heterojunction solar cells is described. Regioregularity is found to influence device stability and variation in the identity and distribution of alkyl substituents is found to affect device efficiency.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOrganic Materials and Devices for Displays and Energy Conversion, OMD 2007
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528462, 9781557528469
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007
EventOrganic Materials and Devices for Displays and Energy Conversion, OMD 2007 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Sep 16 2007Sep 16 2007

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherOrganic Materials and Devices for Displays and Energy Conversion, OMD 2007
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period09/16/0709/16/07

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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