Imperial College London


Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Chemistry

Professor of Organic Materials



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Martin Heeney is a Professor of Organic Materials  in the department of chemistry at Imperial College. His research concentrates upon the design, synthesis and characterisation of organic semiconductor materials for a range of optoelectronic applications, including field effect transistors, photovoltaic devices, light emitting diodes and sensors. His research is highly multi-disciplinary and collaborative covering aspects of organic, polymer and materials chemistry with a central theme of establishing relationships between molecular design, synthetic methodology, processing and performance.

More details can be found at the group website.

Applications from potential PhD candidates are welcome.



Sharma A, AlGhamdi WS, Faber H, et al., 2023, Non-invasive, ultrasensitive detection of glucose in saliva using metal oxide transistors., Biosens Bioelectron, Vol:237

Ling Z, Nugraha MI, Hadmojo WT, et al., 2023, Over 19% Efficiency in Ternary Organic Solar Cells Enabled by n-Type Dopants, Acs Energy Letters, ISSN:2380-8195, Pages:4104-4112

Rimmele M, Qiao Z, Panidi J, et al., 2023, A polymer library enables the rapid identification of a highly scalable and efficient donor material for organic solar cells., Mater Horiz

Ding B, Bhosale M, Bennett T, et al., 2023, Reducing undesired solubility of squarephaneic tetraimide for use as an organic battery electrode material, Faraday Discussions, ISSN:1359-6640

He Q, Shaw J, Firdaus Y, et al., 2023, p-Type Conjugated Polymers Containing Electron-Deficient Pentacyclic Azepinedione., Macromolecules, Vol:56, ISSN:0024-9297, Pages:5825-5834

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