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Silica-Coated InP/ZnS Nanocrystals as Converter Material in White LEDs


  • This work was financially supported by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (grant 13N8792). The authors thank Prof. Albrecht Winnacker and Prof. Jürgen Schneider for helpful discussions and continuous support. Supporting Information is available online from Wiley InterScience or from the authors.


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White-LEDs are produced with the addition of a silicone-composite layer containing light-emitting converter material on top of a high-performance blue-LED chip. The color reproduction was significantly improved in comparison with commercially available white-LEDs.

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