Jump to main content
Jump to site search

Issue 40, 2013
Previous Article Next Article

Thermal metal deposition induces segregation in polymer thin films: a demonstration on OPVs

Author affiliations

Abstract

Interfacial interactions between thermally evaporated metal atoms and a polymer can induce its segregation to the polymer blend/metal interface. This segregation effectively modifies the surface composition, originally directed by surface energy considerations during film formation, and can be utilized to enhance device performances as demonstrated here for polymer solar cells.

Graphical abstract: Thermal metal deposition induces segregation in polymer thin films: a demonstration on OPVs

Back to tab navigation

Supplementary files

Article information


Submitted
23 Jul 2013
Accepted
19 Aug 2013
First published
20 Aug 2013

J. Mater. Chem. C, 2013,1, 6522-6525
Article type
Communication

Thermal metal deposition induces segregation in polymer thin films: a demonstration on OPVs

I. Dekman, R. Brener and G. L. Frey, J. Mater. Chem. C, 2013, 1, 6522
DOI: 10.1039/C3TC31430H

Social activity

Search articles by author

Spotlight

Advertisements