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Title: Systems and methods for organic semiconductor devices with sputtered contact layers

Abstract

Systems and methods for organic semiconductor devices with sputtered contact layers are provided. In one embodiment, an organic semiconductor device comprises: a first contact layer (140) comprising a first sputter-deposited transparent conducting oxide; an electron transport layer (130) interfacing with the first contact layer; a second contact layer (110) comprising a second sputter-deposited transparent conducting oxide; a hole transport layer interfacing with the second contact layer; and an organic semiconductor active layer (120) having a first side facing the electron transport layer and an opposing second side facing the hole transport layer; wherein either the electron transport layer or the hole transport layer comprises a buffering transport layer.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1771775
Patent Number(s):
10879479
Application Number:
16/081,390
Assignee:
SolarWindow Technologies, Inc. (Vestal, NY); Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC (Golden, CO)
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:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 03/03/2017
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Hammond, Scott R., and van Hest, Marinus Franciscus Antonius Maria. Systems and methods for organic semiconductor devices with sputtered contact layers. United States: N. p., 2020. Web.
Hammond, Scott R., & van Hest, Marinus Franciscus Antonius Maria. Systems and methods for organic semiconductor devices with sputtered contact layers. United States.
Hammond, Scott R., and van Hest, Marinus Franciscus Antonius Maria. Tue . "Systems and methods for organic semiconductor devices with sputtered contact layers". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1771775.
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title = {Systems and methods for organic semiconductor devices with sputtered contact layers},
author = {Hammond, Scott R. and van Hest, Marinus Franciscus Antonius Maria},
abstractNote = {Systems and methods for organic semiconductor devices with sputtered contact layers are provided. In one embodiment, an organic semiconductor device comprises: a first contact layer (140) comprising a first sputter-deposited transparent conducting oxide; an electron transport layer (130) interfacing with the first contact layer; a second contact layer (110) comprising a second sputter-deposited transparent conducting oxide; a hole transport layer interfacing with the second contact layer; and an organic semiconductor active layer (120) having a first side facing the electron transport layer and an opposing second side facing the hole transport layer; wherein either the electron transport layer or the hole transport layer comprises a buffering transport layer.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2020},
month = {12}
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