skip to main content
OSTI.GOV title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Nanoscale assembly into extended and continuous structures and hybrid materials

Authors:
;
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Polymer-Based Materials for Harvesting Solar Energy (PHaSE)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1382365
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001087
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
NPG Asia Materials (Online)
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 5; Journal Issue: 3; Related Information: PHaSE partners with University of Massachusetts, Amherst (lead) and Lowell; Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Pennsylvania State University; Renssalaer Polytechnic Institute; University of Pittsburgh; Journal ID: ISSN 1884-4057
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group Asia
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
solar (photovoltaic), charge transport, materials and chemistry by design, synthesis (novel materials), synthesis (self-assembly)

Citation Formats

Emrick, Todd, and Pentzer, Emily. Nanoscale assembly into extended and continuous structures and hybrid materials. United States: N. p., 2013. Web. doi:10.1038/am.2012.73.
Emrick, Todd, & Pentzer, Emily. Nanoscale assembly into extended and continuous structures and hybrid materials. United States. doi:10.1038/am.2012.73.
Emrick, Todd, and Pentzer, Emily. Fri . "Nanoscale assembly into extended and continuous structures and hybrid materials". United States. doi:10.1038/am.2012.73.
@article{osti_1382365,
title = {Nanoscale assembly into extended and continuous structures and hybrid materials},
author = {Emrick, Todd and Pentzer, Emily},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1038/am.2012.73},
journal = {NPG Asia Materials (Online)},
issn = {1884-4057},
number = 3,
volume = 5,
place = {United States},
year = {2013},
month = {3}
}

Works referenced in this record:

A 2D Covalent Organic Framework with 4.7-nm Pores and Insight into Its Interlayer Stacking
journal, December 2011

  • Spitler, Eric L.; Koo, Brian T.; Novotney, Jennifer L.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 133, Issue 48
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja206242v

Nanoporous Organics Enter the Cage Age
journal, December 2010


Composites of Graphene with Large Aromatic Molecules
journal, August 2009

  • Su, Qi; Pang, Shuping; Alijani, Vajiheh
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 21, Issue 31, p. 3191-3195
  • DOI: 10.1002/adma.200803808

Multivalent Binding Motifs for the Noncovalent Functionalization of Graphene
journal, November 2011

  • Mann, Jason A.; Rodríguez-López, Joaquín; Abruña, Héctor D.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 133, Issue 44
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja208239v

Graphene Oxide: Surface Activity and Two-Dimensional Assembly
journal, April 2010

  • Kim, Franklin; Cote, Laura J.; Huang, Jiaxing
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 22, Issue 17
  • DOI: 10.1002/adma.200903932

Stepwise Self-Assembly of P3HT/CdSe Hybrid Nanowires with Enhanced Photoconductivity
journal, August 2009

  • Xu, Jingjing; Hu, Jianchen; Liu, Xinfeng
  • Macromolecular Rapid Communications, Vol. 30, Issue 16
  • DOI: 10.1002/marc.200900132

The reduction of graphene oxide
journal, August 2012


Graphene Oxide Nanocolloids
journal, December 2010

  • Luo, Jiayan; Cote, Laura J.; Tung, Vincent C.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 132, Issue 50
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja1078943

Nanosized Molecular Propellers by Cyclodehydrogenation of Polyphenylene Dendrimers
journal, March 2004

  • Simpson, Christopher D.; Mattersteig, Gunter; Martin, Kai
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 126, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja036732j

Graphenes as Potential Material for Electronics
journal, March 2007

  • Wu, Jishan; Pisula, Wojciech; Müllen, Klaus
  • Chemical Reviews, Vol. 107, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1021/cr068010r

Controlling Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Crystal Dimension: Nanowhiskers and Nanoribbons
journal, December 2009

  • Liu, Jianhua; Arif, Mohammad; Zou, Jianhua
  • Macromolecules, Vol. 42, Issue 24
  • DOI: 10.1021/ma901955c

Meso-Epitaxial Solution-Growth of Self-Organizing Discotic Liquid-Crystalline Semiconductors
journal, March 2003

  • van de Craats, A. M.; Stutzmann, N.; Bunk, O.
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 15, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1002/adma.200390114

Fluorographene: A Two-Dimensional Counterpart of Teflon
journal, November 2010


Cross-Linked Conjugated Polymer Fibrils: Robust Nanowires from Functional Polythiophene Diblock Copolymers
journal, September 2011

  • Hammer, Brenton A. G.; Bokel, Felicia A.; Hayward, Ryan C.
  • Chemistry of Materials, Vol. 23, Issue 18
  • DOI: 10.1021/cm2018345

Measurement of the Elastic Properties and Intrinsic Strength of Monolayer Graphene
journal, July 2008


Improved efficiency of photovoltaics based on CdSe nanorods and poly(3-hexylthiophene) nanofibers
journal, January 2006

  • Sun, Baoquan; Greenham, Neil C.
  • Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol. 8, Issue 30
  • DOI: 10.1039/b604734n

Oriented 2D Covalent Organic Framework Thin Films on Single-Layer Graphene
journal, April 2011


Controlling Vertical Morphology within the Active Layer of Organic Photovoltaics Using Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Nanowires and Phenyl-C61-butyric Acid Methyl Ester
journal, March 2011

  • Rice, Andrew H.; Giridharagopal, Rajiv; Zheng, Sam X.
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 5, Issue 4, p. 3132-3140
  • DOI: 10.1021/nn2002695

Advances in Molecular Design and Synthesis of Regioregular Polythiophenes
journal, September 2008

  • Osaka, Itaru; McCullough, Richard D.
  • Accounts of Chemical Research, Vol. 41, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1021/ar800130s

Inkjet-Printed Graphene Electronics
journal, March 2012

  • Torrisi, Felice; Hasan, Tawfique; Wu, Weiping
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 6, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1021/nn2044609

Controlling Morphology in Polymer–Fullerene Mixtures
journal, January 2008


A comparison of graphene, superconductors and metals as conductors for metamaterials and plasmonics
journal, March 2012

  • Tassin, Philippe; Koschny, Thomas; Kafesaki, Maria
  • Nature Photonics, Vol. 6, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1038/nphoton.2012.27

Field-Effect Carrier Transport in Poly(3-alkylthiophene) Nanofiber Networks and Isolated Nanofibers
journal, October 2010

  • Samitsu, Sadaki; Shimomura, Takeshi; Heike, Seiji
  • Macromolecules, Vol. 43, Issue 19, p. 7891-7894
  • DOI: 10.1021/ma101655s

Ultrathin Graphite Foam: A Three-Dimensional Conductive Network for Battery Electrodes
journal, April 2012

  • Ji, Hengxing; Zhang, Lili; Pettes, Michael T.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 12, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl300528p

Electric Field Effect in Atomically Thin Carbon Films
journal, October 2004


Whiskers of poly(3-alkylthiophene)s
journal, May 1993

  • Ihn, Kyo Jin; Moulton, Jeff; Smith, Paul
  • Journal of Polymer Science Part B: Polymer Physics, Vol. 31, Issue 6, p. 735-742
  • DOI: 10.1002/polb.1993.090310614

Synthesis and exfoliation of isocyanate-treated graphene oxide nanoplatelets
journal, December 2006


Inorganic–Organic Hybrid Solar Cell: Bridging Quantum Dots to Conjugated Polymer Nanowires
journal, September 2011

  • Ren, Shenqiang; Chang, Liang-Yi; Lim, Sung-Keun
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 11, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl202435t

Soluble P3HT-Grafted Graphene for Efficient Bilayer−Heterojunction Photovoltaic Devices
journal, September 2010

  • Yu, Dingshan; Yang, Yan; Durstock, Michael
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 4, Issue 10
  • DOI: 10.1021/nn101671t

Preparation of Graphitic Oxide
journal, March 1958

  • Hummers, William S.; Offeman, Richard E.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 80, Issue 6, p. 1339-1339
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja01539a017

The rise of graphene
journal, March 2007

  • Geim, A. K.; Novoselov, K. S.
  • Nature Materials, Vol. 6, Issue 3, p. 183-191
  • DOI: 10.1038/nmat1849

Regioregular Poly(3-pentylthiophene): Synthesis, Self-Assembly of Nanowires, High-Mobility Field-Effect Transistors, and Efficient Photovoltaic Cells
journal, November 2009

  • Wu, Pei-Tzu; Xin, Hao; Kim, Felix Sunjoo
  • Macromolecules, Vol. 42, Issue 22, p. 8817-8826
  • DOI: 10.1021/ma901829d

Regiocontrolled Synthesis of Poly(3-alkylthiophenes) Mediated by Rieke Zinc: Their Characterization and Solid-State Properties
journal, January 1995

  • Chen, Tian-An; Wu, Xiaoming; Rieke, Reuben D.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 117, Issue 1, p. 233-244
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja00106a027

Two-Dimensional Graphene Nanoribbons
journal, April 2008

  • Yang, Xiaoyin; Dou, Xi; Rouhanipour, Ali
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 130, Issue 13
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja710234t

Evaluation of Solution-Processable Carbon-Based Electrodes for All-Carbon Solar Cells
journal, October 2012

  • Ramuz, Marc P.; Vosgueritchian, Michael; Wei, Peng
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 6, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1021/nn304410w

Graphene–Multilayer Graphene Nanocomposites as Highly Efficient Thermal Interface Materials
journal, January 2012

  • Shahil, Khan M. F.; Balandin, Alexander A.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 12, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl203906r

Two-dimensional charge transport in self-organized, high-mobility conjugated polymers
journal, October 1999

  • Sirringhaus, H.; Brown, P. J.; Friend, R. H.
  • Nature, Vol. 401, Issue 6754, p. 685-688
  • DOI: 10.1038/44359

Solar Cells Based on Block Copolymer Semiconductor Nanowires: Effects of Nanowire Aspect Ratio
journal, December 2010

  • Ren, Guoqiang; Wu, Pei-Tzu; Jenekhe, Samson A.
  • ACS Nano, Vol. 5, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1021/nn1017632

Surface-Initiated Synthesis of Poly(3-methylthiophene) from Indium Tin Oxide and its Electrochemical Properties
journal, January 2012

  • Doubina, Natalia; Jenkins, Judith L.; Paniagua, Sergio A.
  • Langmuir, Vol. 28, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1021/la204117u

Nanocomposite “Superhighways” by Solution Assembly of Semiconductor Nanostructures with Ligand-Functionalized Conjugated Polymers
journal, March 2012

  • Pentzer, Emily B.; Bokel, Felicia A.; Hayward, Ryan C.
  • Advanced Materials, Vol. 24, Issue 17
  • DOI: 10.1002/adma.201104788

Synthesis of Water Soluble Graphene
journal, June 2008

  • Si, Yongchao; Samulski, Edward T.
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 8, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl080604h

Hybrid graphene–quantum dot phototransistors with ultrahigh gain
journal, May 2012

  • Konstantatos, Gerasimos; Badioli, Michela; Gaudreau, Louis
  • Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 7, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1038/nnano.2012.60

Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Fibers for Photovoltaic Applications
journal, May 2007

  • Berson, S.; De Bettignies, R.; Bailly, S.
  • Advanced Functional Materials, Vol. 17, Issue 8, p. 1377-1384
  • DOI: 10.1002/adfm.200600922

Assembly of Poly(3-hexylthiophene)/CdSe Hybrid Nanowires by Cocrystallization
journal, April 2011

  • Bokel, Felicia A.; Sudeep, Pallikkara K.; Pentzer, Emily
  • Macromolecules, Vol. 44, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1021/ma2003807

Soluble and processable regioregular poly(3‐hexylthiophene) for thin film field‐effect transistor applications with high mobility
journal, December 1996

  • Bao, Zhenan; Dodabalapur, Ananth; Lovinger, Andrew J.
  • Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 69, Issue 26, p. 4108-4110
  • DOI: 10.1063/1.117834

Catalyst-Transfer Polycondensation. Mechanism of Ni-Catalyzed Chain-Growth Polymerization Leading to Well-Defined Poly(3-hexylthiophene)
journal, December 2005

  • Miyakoshi, Ryo; Yokoyama, Akihiro; Yokozawa, Tsutomu
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 127, Issue 49
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja0556880

J-Aggregate Behavior in Poly-3-hexylthiophene Nanofibers
journal, January 2012

  • Niles, Edwards T.; Roehling, John D.; Yamagata, Hajime
  • The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Vol. 3, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1021/jz201509h

Molecular Engineering of Coaxial Donor−Acceptor Heterojunction by Coassembly of Two Different Hexabenzocoronenes:  Graphitic Nanotubes with Enhanced Photoconducting Properties
journal, August 2007

  • Yamamoto, Yohei; Fukushima, Takanori; Saeki, Akinori
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 129, Issue 30
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja073577q

Surfactant-Free Water-Processable Photoconductive All-Carbon Composite
journal, April 2011

  • Tung, Vincent C.; Huang, Jen-Hsien; Tevis, Ian
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 133, Issue 13
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja1103734

Graphene Oxide Sheets at Interfaces
journal, June 2010

  • Kim, Jaemyung; Cote, Laura J.; Kim, Franklin
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 132, Issue 23
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja102777p

Hierarchical Helical Assembly of Conjugated Poly(3-hexylthiophene)- block -poly(3-triethylene glycol thiophene) Diblock Copolymers
journal, July 2011

  • Lee, Eunji; Hammer, Brenton; Kim, Jung-Keun
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 133, Issue 27
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja2038547

Roll-to-roll production of 30-inch graphene films for transparent electrodes
journal, June 2010

  • Bae, Sukang; Kim, Hyeongkeun; Lee, Youngbin
  • Nature Nanotechnology, Vol. 5, Issue 8, p. 574-578
  • DOI: 10.1038/nnano.2010.132

Experimental observation of the quantum Hall effect and Berry's phase in graphene
journal, November 2005

  • Zhang, Yuanbo; Tan, Yan-Wen; Stormer, Horst L.
  • Nature, Vol. 438, Issue 7065, p. 201-204
  • DOI: 10.1038/nature04235

Flash Reduction and Patterning of Graphite Oxide and Its Polymer Composite
journal, August 2009

  • Cote, Laura J.; Cruz-Silva, Rodolfo; Huang, Jiaxing
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 131, Issue 31, p. 11027-11032
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja902348k

Hybrid Nanorod-Polymer Solar Cells
journal, March 2002

  • Huynh, W. U.; Dittmer, Janke J.; Alivisatos, A. Paul
  • Science, Vol. 295, Issue 5564, p. 2425-2427
  • DOI: 10.1126/science.1069156

Highly Efficient Solar Cells Based on Poly(3-butylthiophene) Nanowires
journal, April 2008

  • Xin, Hao; Kim, Felix Sunjoo; Jenekhe, Samson A.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 130, Issue 16, p. 5424-5425
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja800411b

Photoconductive Coaxial Nanotubes of Molecularly Connected Electron Donor and Acceptor Layers
journal, December 2006


Self-Organized Discotic Liquid Crystals for High-Efficiency Organic Photovoltaics
journal, August 2001


Competition for Graphene: Graphynes with Direction-Dependent Dirac Cones
journal, February 2012


Constructing Regioregular Star Poly(3-hexylthiophene) via Externally Initiated Kumada Catalyst-Transfer Polycondensation
journal, February 2012

  • Yuan, Mingjian; Okamoto, Ken; Bronstein, Hugo A.
  • ACS Macro Letters, Vol. 1, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1021/mz3000368

Mesoscale Morphology and Charge Transport in Colloidal Networks of Poly(3-hexylthiophene)
journal, May 2011

  • Newbloom, Gregory M.; Kim, Felix S.; Jenekhe, Samson A.
  • Macromolecules, Vol. 44, Issue 10, p. 3801-3809
  • DOI: 10.1021/ma2000515

Processing Additives for Improved Efficiency from Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells
journal, March 2008

  • Lee, Jae Kwan; Ma, Wan Li; Brabec, Christoph J.
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 130, Issue 11
  • DOI: 10.1021/ja710079w

Self-Assembled Hexa-peri-hexabenzocoronene Graphitic Nanotube
journal, June 2004


Graphene Quantum Dots Derived from Carbon Fibers
journal, January 2012

  • Peng, Juan; Gao, Wei; Gupta, Bipin Kumar
  • Nano Letters, Vol. 12, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1021/nl2038979