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Plasma-Polymerized Multistacked Organic Bipolar Films: A New Approach to Flexible High-κ Dielectrics

Authors

  • Dhiman Bhattacharyya,

    1. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry University of Texas at Arlington 700 Planetarium Place, Arlington, TX 76019 (USA)
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  • Woo-Jun Yoon,

    1. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering The Ohio State University Columbus, OH 43210 (USA)
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  • Paul R. Berger,

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering The Ohio State University Columbus, OH 43210 (USA)
    2. Department of Physics The Ohio State University Columbus, OH 43210 (USA)
    • Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering The Ohio State University Columbus, OH 43210 (USA).
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  • Richard B. Timmons

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry University of Texas at Arlington 700 Planetarium Place, Arlington, TX 76019 (USA)
    • Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry University of Texas at Arlington 700 Planetarium Place, Arlington, TX 76019 (USA).
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  • D.B. and W.-J.Y. contributed equally to this work. This work was partially supported by the NSF (DMR-0103248) and by the Center for Photovoltaics Innovation and Commercialization (OSU), and by the AFOSR and AFRL (UTA).

Abstract

Multilayered, ultrathin bipolar films are produced by alternating plasma polymerization of carboxylic acid and amine monomers. The resultant films offer a potential new route to development of all-polymeric, high-k dielectrics for use in production of flexible electronics.

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