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Form II Poly(3-butylthiophene): Crystal Structure and Preferred Orientation in Spherulitic Thin Films
Poly(3-n-butylthiophene) (P3BT) samples with different average molecular weights and head-to-tail regioregularity were crystallized in the form II crystal polymorph either from solution or byExpand
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P3HT/PCBM Photoactive Materials for Solar Cells: Morphology and Dynamics by Means of Solid-State NMR
P3HT/PCBM blends before and after annealing at 150 °C, as well as the corresponding neat materials have been deeply investigated by means of a multinuclear and multitechnique solid-state NMRExpand
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Use of (S)-trans-γ-Monocyclofarnesol as a Useful Chiral Building Block for the Stereoselective Synthesis of Diterpenic Natural Products
A comprehensive study of the exploitation of (S)-trans-γ-monocyclofarnesol as a useful chiral building block for the stereoselective synthesis of natural diterpene derivatives is here described. TheExpand
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Polymer solar cells based on poly(3-hexylthiophene) and fullerene: Pyrene acceptor systems
Abstract The replacement of widely used fullerene derivatives, e.g. [6,6]-phenyl-C61-butyric acid methyl ester (PCBM), with unfunctionalized C60 and C70 is an effective approach to reduce the costsExpand
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Pyrene–Fullerene Interaction and Its Effect on the Behavior of Photovoltaic Blends
Improving the dispersion properties of unfunctionalized fullerenes in photovoltaic blends is a key factor for replacing the commonly employed butyric acid methyl ester derivatives (PBCM and PC71BM),Expand
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A General Synthetic Approach to Hydroquinone Meroterpenoids: Stereoselective Synthesis of (+)-(S)-Metachromin V and Alliodorol
A new general synthetic approach to hydroquinone meroterpenoids is here described. The framework of the aforementioned natural compounds was built up through the Li2CuCl4 catalysed cross couplingExpand
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Light Management in Organic Photovoltaics Processed in Ambient Conditions Using ZnO Nanowire and Antireflection Layer with Nanocone Array.
Low carrier mobility and lifetime in semiconductor polymers are some of the main challenges facing the field of organic photovoltaics (OPV) in the quest for efficient devices with high currentExpand
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Novel Terthiophene-Substituted Fullerene Derivatives as Easily Accessible Acceptor Molecules for Bulk-Heterojunction Polymer Solar Cells
Five fulleropyrrolidines and methanofullerenes, bearing one or two terthiophene moieties, have been prepared in a convenient way and well characterized. These novel fullerene derivatives areExpand
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A cixiid survey for natural potential vectors of ‘Candidatus Phytoplasma phoenicium’ in Lebanon and preliminary transmission trials
Almond witches'-broom (AlmWB) disease, associated with ‘Candidatus Phytoplasma phoenicium’, is an emerging threat with real risk of introduction in Euro-Mediterranean Countries. Its rapid spread overExpand
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Synthesis of Dithienocyclohexanones (DTCHs) as a Family of Building Blocks for π-Conjugated Compounds in Organic Electronics
The development and widespread application of organic electronic devices require the availability of simple and cost-effective suitable materials. In this study, the preparation of a new class ofExpand
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