Chapter 1. Organic Transistors

  1. Dr. Hagen Klauk
  1. Gilles Horowitz

Published Online: 28 AUG 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527608753.ch1

Organic Electronics: Materials, Manufacturing and Applications

Organic Electronics: Materials, Manufacturing and Applications

How to Cite

Horowitz, G. (2006) Organic Transistors, in Organic Electronics: Materials, Manufacturing and Applications (ed H. Klauk), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527608753.ch1

Editor Information

  1. Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research, Heisenbergstr. 1, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany

Author Information

  1. ITODYS, CNRS UMR 7086, Université Denis-Diderot (Paris 7), 1 rue Guy de la Brosse, 75005 Paris, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2006
  2. Published Print: 22 MAY 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527312641

Online ISBN: 9783527608751

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Keywords:

  • organic electronics;
  • organic transistors;
  • organic thin-film transistor;
  • contact resistance;
  • charge transport;
  • fabrication techniques;
  • materials

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of the Organic Thin-film Transistor

    • Are Organic “Semiconductors” Real Semiconductors?

    • Thin-film Transistor Architecture

    • Operating Mode

    • Thickness of the Channel

  • Contact Resistance

    • Contact Resistance Extraction

    • Origin of Contact Resistance

  • Charge Transport

  • Fabrication Techniques

  • The Materials

    • Polymers

    • Small Molecules

    • n-Type Semiconductors

    • Single Crystals

    • Insulators

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgements

  • References