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Fall 2014-2015
ELE 540  

Organic Materials for Photonics & Electronics

Antoine Kahn
Barry P. Rand

An introduction to organic materials with application to active electronic and photonic devices. Basic concepts and terminology in organic materials, and electronic and optical structure-property relationships are discussed. Charge transport, light emission and photoinduced charge transfer are examined. Finally, archetype organic devices as light emitting diodes, photodetectors, solar cells and transistors are described.

Sample reading list:
Pope, M. & Swenberg, C.E, Electronic Processes in Organic Crystals and Polymers NEW ED
Silinsh, E.A. and Capck, V., Organic Molecular Crystals
Bruetting, W. and Adashi, C., Physics of Organic Semiconductors
Rand, B.P. and Richter, H., Organic Solar Cells
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Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
23015 L01 3:00 pm - 4:20 pm T   Friend Center   004   Enrolled:20 Limit:50
23015 L01 9:00 am - 10:20 am F   Engineering Quad J-Wing   J201   Enrolled:20 Limit:50