Imperial College London

ProfessorThomasAnthopoulos

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Visiting Professor
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 6669thomas.anthopoulos Website

 
 
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Assistant

 

Mrs Carolyn Dale +44 (0)20 7594 7579

 
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Location

 

1111Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Publications

Citation

BibTex format

@article{He:2019:10.1039/c9tc00905a,
author = {He, Q and Shahid, M and Panidi, J and Marsh, AV and Huang, W and Daboczi, M and Kim, J-S and Fei, Z and Anthopoulos, TD and Heeney, M},
doi = {10.1039/c9tc00905a},
journal = {Journal of Materials Chemistry C},
title = {A versatile star-shaped organic semiconductor based on benzodithiophene and diketopyrrolopyrrole},
url = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9tc00905a},
year = {2019}
}

RIS format (EndNote, RefMan)

TY  - JOUR
AB - We report the synthesis of a new star-shaped π-conjugated oligomer, BDT(DPP)4, containing a benzodithiophene core and four diketopyrrolopyrrole arms. The thermal, electrochemical and optical properties are characterized and the results complemented by computational studies. The utility of the molecule is demonstrated in both solar cell and field-effect transistor devices. In the former, BDT(DPP)4 displays low efficiency when used as an acceptor in blends with poly(3-hexylthiophene) but exhibits promising performance as a donor, in blends with either a fullerene or a non-fullerene acceptor. In field-effect transistors BDT(DPP)4 exhibits typical p-type transistor behavior, which is in accordance with its better donor performance in solar cell devices.
AU - He,Q
AU - Shahid,M
AU - Panidi,J
AU - Marsh,AV
AU - Huang,W
AU - Daboczi,M
AU - Kim,J-S
AU - Fei,Z
AU - Anthopoulos,TD
AU - Heeney,M
DO - 10.1039/c9tc00905a
PY - 2019///
SN - 2050-7526
TI - A versatile star-shaped organic semiconductor based on benzodithiophene and diketopyrrolopyrrole
T2 - Journal of Materials Chemistry C
UR - http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9tc00905a
UR - http://hdl.handle.net/10044/1/69762
ER -