Nature of the optical transitions in charged oligothiophenes

Jérôme Cornil*, Jean-Luc Bredas

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The charge transport and storage mechanisms in π‐doped oligothiophenes can be better understood through a more profound knowledge of their optical excitations. These materials have been investigated using a quantum‐chemical approach, results which can also be applied to the interpretation of the experimental data reported for other conjugated oligomers based on the pyrrole, phenylene and phenylenevinylene systems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)295-297
Number of pages3
JournalAdvanced Materials
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering


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