Special Issue "Organic Photovoltaics and Organic Transistors"

A special issue of Energies (ISSN 1996-1073). This special issue belongs to the section "Solar Energy and Photovoltaic Systems".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 January 2021).

Special Issue Editor

Dr. Abd Rashid Bin Mohd Yusoff
Guest Editor
Department of Physics, Vivian Tower, Swansea University, Singleton Campus, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
Interests: electronic properties of organic semiconductor thin films; charge transport properties; device physics; organic and inorganic-based light-emitting devices; organic and inorganic photovoltaic and inorganic transistors

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

Organic photovoltaics and organic transistors have been the focus of tremendous research interest as a new category of semiconductor material that is flexible, easy to fabricate, and low-cost. Over the last few years, the refined functionalization of the chemical components of organic photovoltaics and organic transistors, improved understanding of both photovoltaic and transistor physics, and innovative device engineering have led to remarkable progress and considerably enhanced efficiency and mobility. Further research efforts should address the most pressing issues, including the following: i) developing both organic photovoltaic and transistor materials stacks that are high-performance, stable, and uniform for large-area compatible processes, ii) balancing device performance and large low-cost manufacturability, and iii) focused applications, where the scientific community needs clear application and technology roadmaps.

Dr. Abd Rashid Bin Mohd Yusoff
Guest Editor

Manuscript Submission Information

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  • Hysteresis
  • Stability
  • Low-cost
  • Solution-processable

Published Papers

There is no accepted submissions to this special issue at this moment.
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