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Title: Understanding the Impact of Oligomeric Polystyrene Side Chain Arrangement on the All-Polymer Solar Cell Performance

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [2];  [2];  [1];  [3];  [4];  [1];  [3]; ORCiD logo [1]
  1. Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford CA 94305-4125 USA
  2. Department of Chemical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford CA 94305-4125 USA, Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park CA 94025 USA
  3. Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park CA 94025 USA
  4. Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley CA 94720 USA
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Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1390389
Grant/Contract Number:  
FOA-0000654-158; AC02-05CH11231; AC02-76SF00515
Resource Type:
Publisher's Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Advanced Energy Materials
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Advanced Energy Materials Journal Volume: 8 Journal Issue: 2; Journal ID: ISSN 1614-6832
Publisher:
Wiley Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons)
Country of Publication:
Germany
Language:
English

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Kurosawa, Tadanori, Gu, Xiaodan, Gu, Kevin L., Zhou, Yan, Yan, Hongping, Wang, Cheng, Wang, Ging-Ji Nathan, Toney, Michael F., and Bao, Zhenan. Understanding the Impact of Oligomeric Polystyrene Side Chain Arrangement on the All-Polymer Solar Cell Performance. Germany: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1002/aenm.201701552.
Kurosawa, Tadanori, Gu, Xiaodan, Gu, Kevin L., Zhou, Yan, Yan, Hongping, Wang, Cheng, Wang, Ging-Ji Nathan, Toney, Michael F., & Bao, Zhenan. Understanding the Impact of Oligomeric Polystyrene Side Chain Arrangement on the All-Polymer Solar Cell Performance. Germany. doi:10.1002/aenm.201701552.
Kurosawa, Tadanori, Gu, Xiaodan, Gu, Kevin L., Zhou, Yan, Yan, Hongping, Wang, Cheng, Wang, Ging-Ji Nathan, Toney, Michael F., and Bao, Zhenan. Thu . "Understanding the Impact of Oligomeric Polystyrene Side Chain Arrangement on the All-Polymer Solar Cell Performance". Germany. doi:10.1002/aenm.201701552.
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title = {Understanding the Impact of Oligomeric Polystyrene Side Chain Arrangement on the All-Polymer Solar Cell Performance},
author = {Kurosawa, Tadanori and Gu, Xiaodan and Gu, Kevin L. and Zhou, Yan and Yan, Hongping and Wang, Cheng and Wang, Ging-Ji Nathan and Toney, Michael F. and Bao, Zhenan},
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doi = {10.1002/aenm.201701552},
journal = {Advanced Energy Materials},
number = 2,
volume = 8,
place = {Germany},
year = {2017},
month = {9}
}

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