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Morphological control of hybrid polymer-quantum dot solar cells with electron acceptor ligands
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2012-01-20
2014-12-25

Abstract

We integrate the electro-attractive conjugated molecule tetrafluoro-tetracyano-quinodimethane (F4TCNQ) in the active layer of polymer-CdSe colloidal quantum dot (cQD) solar cells. The addition of this molecule enhances cQD dispersion inside the polymer. In tuning its concentration, we can optimize the active layer morphology for chargeseparation and transport. A smoother morphology is likely the result of polymer chain adsorption on cQDs via F4TCNQ which increases the steric barrier between cQDs. Our most optimized device has a F4TCNQ:cQDs weight ratio of 0.5% improving the power conversion efficiency by a factor ∼2.3.

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Scitation: Morphological control of hybrid polymer-quantum dot solar cells with electron acceptor ligands
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