6. Molecular and Supramolecular Conjugated Polymers for Electronic Applications

  1. Prof. Dr. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski3,
  2. Prof. Dr. Yves Gnanou4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Ludwik Leibler5,6
  1. Andrew C. Grimsdale1 and
  2. Klaus Müllen2

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch53

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

How to Cite

Grimsdale, A. C. and Müllen, K. (2007) Molecular and Supramolecular Conjugated Polymers for Electronic Applications, in Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications (eds K. Matyjaszewski, Y. Gnanou and L. Leibler), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch53

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemistry, 4400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

  2. 4

    Université Bordeaux 1, Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères Organiques, ENSCPB, 16 avenue Pey-Berland, 33607 Pessac, France

  3. 5

    Matière Molle et Chimie, UMR 167 CNRS, ESPCI, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75005 Paris, France

  4. 6

    UMR 167 CNRS-ESPCI École Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    Nanyang Technological University, School of Materials Science and Engineering, 50 Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798, Singapore

  2. 2

    Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Ackermannweg 10, 55128 Mainz, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314461

Online ISBN: 9783527631421

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Keywords:

  • molecular conjugated polymers;
  • supramolecular polymers;
  • electronic applications;
  • property control;
  • increased planarity;
  • defect minimization;
  • self-assembly;
  • carbon nanotubes;
  • molecular electronics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Control of Properties by Substitution in Conjugated Polymers

  • Controlling Optical Properties via Increased Planarity

  • Minimization of Defects in Polymers by Synthetic Design

  • Controlling Chain Packing of Conjugated Polymers

  • Self-assembly of Supramolecular Polymers by Hydrogen Bonding

  • Supramolecular Assembly of Discotic PAHsG

  • Optimizing Intra- and Intercolumnar Order in PAHs

  • Carbon Nanotubes and Similar Materials from Ordered Graphite Mesophases

  • Prospects for Molecular Electronics

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References