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Title: Precise Manipulation of Multilength Scale Morphology and Its Influence on Eco-Friendly Printed All-Polymer Solar Cells

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [1];  [2];  [1];  [3];  [1];  [1];  [2];  [3];  [1]
  1. Department of Physics, Organic and Carbon Electronics Lab (ORaCEL), North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC 27695 USA
  2. State Key Laboratory of Polymer Physics and Chemistry, Beijing National Laboratory for Molecular Sciences, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190 P. R. China
  3. Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and ORaCEL, North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC 27695 USA
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Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1378306
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC02-05CH11231
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Advanced Functional Materials
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Advanced Functional Materials Journal Volume: 27 Journal Issue: 33; Journal ID: ISSN 1616-301X
Publisher:
Wiley Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons)
Country of Publication:
Germany
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Ye, Long, Xiong, Yuan, Li, Sunsun, Ghasemi, Masoud, Balar, Nrup, Turner, Johnathan, Gadisa, Abay, Hou, Jianhui, O'Connor, Brendan T., and Ade, Harald. Precise Manipulation of Multilength Scale Morphology and Its Influence on Eco-Friendly Printed All-Polymer Solar Cells. Germany: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1002/adfm.201702016.
Ye, Long, Xiong, Yuan, Li, Sunsun, Ghasemi, Masoud, Balar, Nrup, Turner, Johnathan, Gadisa, Abay, Hou, Jianhui, O'Connor, Brendan T., & Ade, Harald. Precise Manipulation of Multilength Scale Morphology and Its Influence on Eco-Friendly Printed All-Polymer Solar Cells. Germany. doi:10.1002/adfm.201702016.
Ye, Long, Xiong, Yuan, Li, Sunsun, Ghasemi, Masoud, Balar, Nrup, Turner, Johnathan, Gadisa, Abay, Hou, Jianhui, O'Connor, Brendan T., and Ade, Harald. Mon . "Precise Manipulation of Multilength Scale Morphology and Its Influence on Eco-Friendly Printed All-Polymer Solar Cells". Germany. doi:10.1002/adfm.201702016.
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title = {Precise Manipulation of Multilength Scale Morphology and Its Influence on Eco-Friendly Printed All-Polymer Solar Cells},
author = {Ye, Long and Xiong, Yuan and Li, Sunsun and Ghasemi, Masoud and Balar, Nrup and Turner, Johnathan and Gadisa, Abay and Hou, Jianhui and O'Connor, Brendan T. and Ade, Harald},
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doi = {10.1002/adfm.201702016},
journal = {Advanced Functional Materials},
number = 33,
volume = 27,
place = {Germany},
year = {2017},
month = {7}
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DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201702016

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