Two-dimensional charge transport in self-organized, high-mobility conjugated polymers

  title={Two-dimensional charge transport in self-organized, high-mobility conjugated polymers},
  author={Henning Sirringhaus and P. J. Brown and Richard H. Friend and Martin Meedom Nielsen and Klaus Bechgaard and B.M.W. Langeveld-Voss and A. J. H. Spiering and Ren{\'e} A. J. Janssen and E. W. Meijer and Peter T. Herwig and D. M. de Leeuw},
Self-organization in many solution-processed, semiconducting conjugated polymers results in complex microstructures, in which ordered microcrystalline domains are embedded in an amorphous matrix. This has important consequences for electrical properties of these materials: charge transport is usually limited by the most difficult hopping processes and is therefore dominated by the disordered matrix, resulting in low charge-carrier mobilities (⩽10-5 cm2 V-1 s-1). Here we use thin-film, field… 
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