Silver-nanoparticle-assisted photocurrent generation in polythiophene-fullerene thin films

Jing You, Taichi Arakawa, Takatoshi Munaoka, Tsuyoshi Akiyama, Yukina Takahashi, Sunao Yamada

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We have investigated the effect of silver nanoparticles (AgPs) on the photocurrent generation of a polyphiophene-fullerene photovoltaic film. Poly(3-hexylthiophene) (P3HT) and [6,6]-phenyl-C61-butyric acid methylester (PCBM) were used for the electron donor and acceptor, respectively. First, AgPs were electrostatically deposited upon the surface of an indium tin oxide (ITO) electrode via a polycation. Then, a film of P3HT or a mixture of P3HT and PCBM was prepared by spin coating. The thickness of the film was evaluated by atomic force microscopy. Absorption and fluorescence spectral measurements were carried out to investigate the effects of AgPs. Photocurrent spectra were also measured, and the effects of AgPs on photocurrent enhancement were verified.

元の言語英語
記事番号04DK22
ジャーナルJapanese Journal of Applied Physics
50
発行部数4 PART 2
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 4 1 2011

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Fullerenes
Photocurrents
fullerenes
photocurrents
Silver
Butyric acid
butyric acid
silver
Nanoparticles
Thin films
nanoparticles
Polymers
thin films
Spin coating
Tin oxides
indium oxides
Indium
tin oxides
coating
Atomic force microscopy

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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Silver-nanoparticle-assisted photocurrent generation in polythiophene-fullerene thin films. / You, Jing; Arakawa, Taichi; Munaoka, Takatoshi; Akiyama, Tsuyoshi; Takahashi, Yukina; Yamada, Sunao.

:: Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, 巻 50, 番号 4 PART 2, 04DK22, 01.04.2011.

研究成果: ジャーナルへの寄稿記事

You, Jing ; Arakawa, Taichi ; Munaoka, Takatoshi ; Akiyama, Tsuyoshi ; Takahashi, Yukina ; Yamada, Sunao. / Silver-nanoparticle-assisted photocurrent generation in polythiophene-fullerene thin films. :: Japanese Journal of Applied Physics. 2011 ; 巻 50, 番号 4 PART 2.
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