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Title: Conjugated polymer zwitterions and solar cells comprising conjugated polymer zwitterions

Abstract

A conjugated polymer zwitterion includes repeating units having structure (I), (II), or a combination thereof ##STR00001## wherein Ar is independently at each occurrence a divalent substituted or unsubstituted C3-30 arylene or heteroarylene group; L is independently at each occurrence a divalent C1-16 alkylene group, C6-30arylene or heteroarylene group, or alkylene oxide group; and R1 is independently at each occurrence a zwitterion. A polymer solar cell including the conjugated polymer zwitterion is also disclosed.

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Research Org.:
The University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1455222
Patent Number(s):
9991443
Application Number:
15/056,395
Assignee:
The University of Massachusetts (Boston, MA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01L - SEMICONDUCTOR DEVICES
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001087
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2016 Feb 29
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY

Citation Formats

Emrick, Todd, Russell, Thomas, Page, Zachariah, and Liu, Yao. Conjugated polymer zwitterions and solar cells comprising conjugated polymer zwitterions. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Emrick, Todd, Russell, Thomas, Page, Zachariah, & Liu, Yao. Conjugated polymer zwitterions and solar cells comprising conjugated polymer zwitterions. United States.
Emrick, Todd, Russell, Thomas, Page, Zachariah, and Liu, Yao. Tue . "Conjugated polymer zwitterions and solar cells comprising conjugated polymer zwitterions". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1455222.
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