27 August 2009 Band alignment at electrode-organic interfaces
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The band alignment at metal-organic interfaces has been extensively studied; however the electrodes in real devices often consist of metals modified with dielectric buffer layers. We demonstrate that interface dipole theory, originally developed to describe Schottky contacts at metal-semiconductor interfaces, can also accurately describe the injection barriers in real organic electronic devices (i.e, at electrode-organic interface). It is found that theoretically predicted hole injection barriers for various archetype metal-organic and metal-dielectric-organic structures are in excellent agreement with values extracted from experimental measurements.
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M. G. Helander, M. G. Helander, Z. B. Wang, Z. B. Wang, M. T. Greiner, M. T. Greiner, J. Qiu, J. Qiu, Z. H. Lu, Z. H. Lu, "Band alignment at electrode-organic interfaces", Proc. SPIE 7415, Organic Light Emitting Materials and Devices XIII, 74151U (27 August 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.826671; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.826671
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