Conjugated anthracene derivatives as donor materials for bulk heterojunction solar cells: Olefinic versus acetylenic spacers

Assunta Marrocchi, Fabio Silvestri, Mirko Seri, Antonio Facchetti, Aldo Taticchi, Tobin J. Marks

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Substituting olefinic for acetylenic π-spacers in anthracene-based conjugated semiconductor donors leads to appreciable increases in the power conversion efficiencies of the resulting bulk heterojunction solar cells.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1380-1382
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Mar 16 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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