[ 497EPMSPCOV19 ] VL Physics and Chemistry of Organic Semiconductors

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Chemistry Serdar Niyazi Sariciftci 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Polymer Chemistry 2019W
Objectives Organic Semiconductors: Basic science
Subject The Miracle of a Pi-Bond in a Carbon Chain;
Free Electron Theory: Peierls Transition, Solitons, Polarons, Bipolarons in Conducting Polymers, Spin-Charge Reversal;
Doping of Conjugated Polymers: Conducting Phases, Doping Induced M-I Transition, Disorder Induced M-I Transition:
Experimental Signatures of the Doping Process: In situ Spectroscopy;
Magnetic Properties;
Photoexcitations in Conjugated Polymers;
Excition-Band Theories, Photophysics, Experimental Methods, CW, time resolved;
Photonic Devices based on Conjugated Polymers: MIM, LED, Photodiodes;
Technology and Application Potentials of Conjugated Polymers.
Criteria for evaluation Oral examination
Methods Lecture
Language English
Study material Semiconducting and Metallic Polymers
Alan J. Heeger, Niyazi Serdar Sariciftci, and Ebinazar B. Namdas\\ Oxford Graduate Texts 978-0-19-852864-7 | Hardback | 29 July 2010
Changing subject? No
Further information
Corresponding lecture 497WPMSPCOV10: VO Physics and Chemistry of Organic Semiconductors (2,6 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment