The Density of States and the Transport Effective Mass in a Highly Oriented Semiconducting Polymer: Electronic Delocalization in 1D

Ben Bang Yu Hsu, Cheng Maw Cheng, Chan Luo, Shrayesh N. Patel, Cheng Zhong, Haitao Sun, Jessica Sherman, Byoung Hoon Lee, Lei Ying, Ming Wang, Guillermo C. Bazan, Michael Chabinyc, Jean-Luc Bredas, Alan Heeger

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The determination of the band structure along k parallel to the chain direction demonstrates significant electronic delocalization. The small effective mass [m∗ = 0.106mo] is consistent with the high measured mobility.
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)7759-7765
Number of pages7
JournalAdvanced Materials
Issue number47
StatePublished - Oct 26 2015

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