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Functionalized 3D Oligothiophene Dendrons and Dendrimers— Novel Macromolecules for Organic Electronics


  • We would like to acknowledge the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (grant for C.-Q.M.) and the Fonds der Chemischen Industrie for financial support.


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Family tree: Novel functionalized dendritic oligothiophenes up to a fourth generation have been prepared. The highly soluble and structurally defined macromolecules show promising optoelectronic properties and performance in organic photovoltaic devices.