List of publications

Below is a selection of some publications resulting from our collaborations with universities around the globe. For a complete list, click here.

Impact of Marginal Exciton–Charge-Transfer-State Offset on Charge Generation and Recombination in Polymer:Fullerene Solar Cells  – M.S. Vezie, M. Azzouzi, A.M. Telford, T.R. Hopper, A.B. Sieval, J.C. Hummelen, K. Fallon, H. Bronstein, T. Kirchartz, A.A. Bakulin, T.M. Clarke and J. Nelson – ACS Energy Letters 2019, 4, 2096–2103. DOI: 10.1021/acsenergylett.9b01368

Characterization of Interfacial Structure in Polymer-Fullerene Bulk Heterojunctions via 13C {2H} Rotational Echo Double Resonance NMR  –  R. C. Nieuwendaal, D. M. DeLongchamp, L. J. Richter, C. R. Snyder, R. L. Jones, S. Engmann, A. Herzing, M. Heeney, Z. Fei, A. B. Sieval, and J. C. Hummelen  –  Physical Review Letters 2018, 121, 026101. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.121.026101

Structure/property/processing relationships for organic solar cells (book chapter)  –  M. Dyson, R. Kroon, A.B. Sieval, M. Campoy-Quiles, C. Müller and N. Stingelin –  Chapter 6 in Nanostructured Materials for Type III Photovoltaics (eds. M. Azad Malik and P. Skabara), 2017.  DOI: 10.1039/9781782626749-00182

Origin of fullerene-induced vitrification of fullerene: donor polymer photovoltaic blends and its impact on solar cell performance  –  P. Westacott, N.D. Treat, J. Martin, J.H. Bannock, J.C. de Mello, M. Chabinyc, A.B. Sieval, J.J. Michels and N. Stingelin  –  Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2017, 5, 2689-2700.  DOI: 10.1039/C6TA08950J

Purification and electronic characterisation of 18 isomers of the OPV-acceptor material bis[60]PCBM  –  W. Shi, X. Hou, T. Liu, Z. Zhao, A.B. Sieval, J.C. Hummelen and T.J.S. Dennis  –  Chemical Communications 2017, 53, 975-978.  DOI: 10.1039/C6CC07820F

Diels-Alder adducts of C60 and esters of 3-(1-indenyl)-propionic acid: alternatives for [60]PCBM in polymer:fullerene solar cells  –  A.B. Sieval, N.D. Treat, D. Rozema, J.C. Hummelen and N. Stingelin  –  Chemical Communications 2015, 51, 8126-8129.  DOI: 10.1039/C5CC01642H

[70]PCBM and incompletely separated grades of methanofullerenes produce bulk heterojunctions with increased robustness for ultra-flexible and stretchable electronics  –  S. Savagatrup, D. Rodriquez, A.D. Printz, A.B. Sieval, J.C. Hummelen and D.J. Lipomi  –  Chemistry of Materials 2015, 27, 3902-3911. DOI: 10.1021/acs.chemmater.5b00638

Fullerene-based acceptor materials (book chapter)  –  A.B. Sieval and J.C. Hummelen  –  Chapter 7 in Organic Photovoltaics: Materials, device physics, and manufacturing technologies (eds. C. Brabec, U. Scherf and V. Dyakonov), 2014.  DOI: 10.1002/9783527656912.ch07