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Title: Beating the thermodynamic limit with photo-activation of n-doping in organic semiconductors

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Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Princeton Univ., NJ (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
OSTI Identifier:
1539786
DOE Contract Number:  
EE0006672; SC0012458
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Nature Materials
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 16; Journal Issue: 12; Journal ID: ISSN 1476-1122
Publisher:
Springer Nature - Nature Publishing Group
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Chemistry; Materials Science; Physics

Citation Formats

Lin, Xin, Wegner, Berthold, Lee, Kyung Min, Fusella, Michael A., Zhang, Fengyu, Moudgil, Karttikay, Rand, Barry P., Barlow, Stephen, Marder, Seth R., Koch, Norbert, and Kahn, Antoine. Beating the thermodynamic limit with photo-activation of n-doping in organic semiconductors. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1038/nmat5027.
Lin, Xin, Wegner, Berthold, Lee, Kyung Min, Fusella, Michael A., Zhang, Fengyu, Moudgil, Karttikay, Rand, Barry P., Barlow, Stephen, Marder, Seth R., Koch, Norbert, & Kahn, Antoine. Beating the thermodynamic limit with photo-activation of n-doping in organic semiconductors. United States. doi:10.1038/nmat5027.
Lin, Xin, Wegner, Berthold, Lee, Kyung Min, Fusella, Michael A., Zhang, Fengyu, Moudgil, Karttikay, Rand, Barry P., Barlow, Stephen, Marder, Seth R., Koch, Norbert, and Kahn, Antoine. Mon . "Beating the thermodynamic limit with photo-activation of n-doping in organic semiconductors". United States. doi:10.1038/nmat5027.
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title = {Beating the thermodynamic limit with photo-activation of n-doping in organic semiconductors},
author = {Lin, Xin and Wegner, Berthold and Lee, Kyung Min and Fusella, Michael A. and Zhang, Fengyu and Moudgil, Karttikay and Rand, Barry P. and Barlow, Stephen and Marder, Seth R. and Koch, Norbert and Kahn, Antoine},
abstractNote = {Not provided.},
doi = {10.1038/nmat5027},
journal = {Nature Materials},
issn = {1476-1122},
number = 12,
volume = 16,
place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {11}
}

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