Special Issue "Organic Semiconductors"
A special issue of Electronics (ISSN 2079-9292).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 January 2014)
Prof. Dr. Mohan Jacob
Electronic Materials Research Lab, School of Engineering and Physical Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville 4811, Australia
Phone: +61 (0)7 4781 4379
Fax: +61 (0)7 4781 6788
Interests: electronic materials; organic semiconductors; superconductors; dielectric materials; microwave characterisation of superconductors and dielectric materials; LTCC and MEMS; superconducting filters; polymer thin films; plasma polymerisation
Organic Semiconductors: Past, Present and Future
Over the last few years Organic Semiconducting industry showed significant growth in many areas dominated by conventional electronics. The foremost advantage of organic materials is that they are cheap, lightweight and flexible. In addition, the fabrication of organic materials from a defined molecular precursor using inkjet−printing technology is simple, bypassing the need for advanced semiconductor processing techniques. Organic thin films have already found confirmed and reliable applications in flexible displays, solar cells and biomedical applications, including implantable devices. Low cost materials, compatible with current organic electronic fabrication techniques and which improve device performance are in strong demand.
This special issue of Organic Semiconductors will cover Materials, Fabrication Techniques, Characterization, Devices and market adoption of Organic Semiconductors. This special issue will publish both original research papers and review papers in the field of research.
Dr. Mohan Jacob
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. Papers will be published continuously (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
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- organic field effect transistors
- organic light emitting diodes
- organic solar cells
- implantable devices
- flexible electronics
- charge transport
- charge transporting materials