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Current Physical Chemistry

Volume 1 Issue 3
ISSN: 1877-9468
eISSN: 1877-9476

 

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  Organic and Supramolecular Materials for LED and Photovoltaic Applications
  pp.169-180 (12) Authors: Debdas Ray, Chih-Kai Liang, Nathan D. McClenaghan, Dario M. Bassani
doi: 10.2174/10169
 
 
      Abstract

Supramolecular self-assembly of organic materials is an interesting alternative for the bottom-up design of organic devices. By using desired supramolecular interactions such as hydrogen bonding, π-π stacking, electrostatic interactions, and other nonconvalent interactions, scientists have begun taking control of the nanoscale ordering of the active layer. Synthetic and supramolecular strategies enable us to construct functional molecular architectures for devices. This review describes current progress in organic light-emitting (OLED) and photovoltaic (OPV) devices in which the molecular components possess designed supramolecular interactions as opposed to non-specific cohesive forces used to instill or modify functionality.

 
  Keywords: Supramolecular chemistry, devices, OLED, OPV, morphology, hydrogen-bonding, supramolecular, Organic, , metallic hybrid polymers, photovoltaic (PV) devices, TFSC, FHBC/kwd, >, KPFM, TTF
  Affiliation: Institut des Sciences Moleculaires, CNRS UMR5255, Universite Bordeaux 1, 351 cours de la Liberation, 33405 Talence, France.
 
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