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Organic Photonics and Electronics: Faraday Discussion 174


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Organic semiconductors (OSCs), based on pi-conjugated molecules and macromolecules, are revolutionising the electronics industry. The most topical and potentially lucrative applications to date include organic light emitting diode (OLED) displays and lighting, organic photovoltaics (OPVs) and organic field effect transistors (OFETs). Applications for these technologies are varied and include sensing, medical diagnostics, artificial assemblies, computing and information and communication technologies. This discussion encompasses a range of topical subjects, centred on the theme of organic electronics and photonics, focussing on four specific topics: organic photovoltaics and energy, organic lasers, bioelectronics and sensors and molecular electronics, representing the most exciting developments in organic electronics research.

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Faraday Discussions

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  • Spiers Memorial Lecture: Organic Electronics: an Organic Materials Perspective
  • Exploring Coherent Transport Through P-stacked Systems for Molecular Electronic Devices
  • A Quantum Chemical Study from a Molecular Transport Perspective: Ionization and Electron Attachment Energies for Species Often Used to Fabricate Single-molecule Junctions
  • Breaking the Simple Proportionality Between Molecular Conductances and Charge Transfer Rates
  • Molecular Diodes Enabled by Quantum Interference
  • Measurement and Control of Detailed Electronic Properties in a Single Molecule Break Junction
  • A Computational Study of Potential Molecular Switches That Exploit Baird's Rule on Excited-state Aromaticity and Antiaromaticity
  • Molecular Electronics: General Discussion
  • Organic Semiconductor Distributed Feedback Laser Pixels for Lab-on-a-chip Applications Fabricated by Laser-assisted Replication
  • Rigid Biimidazole Ancillary Ligands as an Avenue to Bright Deep Blue Cationic Iridium(Iii) Complexes
  • Lasing of Tamm States in Highly Efficient Organic Devices Based on Small-molecule Organic Semiconductors
  • Dynamic Amplification of Light Signals in Photorefractive Ferroelectric Liquid Crystalline Mixtures
  • Organic Semiconducting Single Crystals as Solid-state Sensors for Ionizing Radiation
  • Photonics: General Discussion
  • Parameter Free Calculation of the Subgap Density of States in Poly(3-hexylthiophene)
  • in Situ Formation of Organic–inorganic Hybrid Nanostructures for Photovoltaic Applications
  • Computational Investigation of Hole Mobilities in Organic Semiconductors: Comparison of Single Crystal Structures and Surface Adsorbed Clusters
  • Supramolecular Control of Organic P/n-heterojunctions by Complementary Hydrogen Bonding
  • Design of Donor–acceptor Star-shaped Oligomers for Efficient Solution-processible Organic Photovoltaics
  • Novel Electrochemiluminescent Materials for Sensor Applications
  • Hybrid Organic Semiconductor Lasers for Bio-molecular Sensing
  • Bio-sorbable, Liquid Electrolyte Gated Thin-film Transistor Based on a Solutionprocessed Zinc Oxide Layer
  • Characterization and Simulation of Electrolyte-gated Organic Field-effect Transistors
  • Organic Bioelectronics: General Discussion
  • Organic Electronics and Photonics: Concluding Remarks.
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Print publication date: 02 Jan 2015
Copyright year: 2015
Print ISBN: 978-1-78262-048-8

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Faraday Discussions documents a long-established series of Faraday Discussion meetings which provide a unique international forum for the exchange of views and newly acquired results in developing areas of physical chemistry, biophysical chemistry and chemical physics. The papers presented are published in the Faraday Discussion volume together with a record of the discussion contributions made at the meeting. Faraday Discussions therefore provide an important record of current international knowledge and views in the field concerned. The latest (2012) impact factor of Faraday Discussions is 3.82.