HETERO-EPITAXIAL GROWTH OF ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTORS

Award Information
Agency: National Science Foundation
Branch: N/A
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 7549
Amount: $50,000.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1988
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
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8608 University Green #5, Middleton, WI, 53562
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Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 JEFFREY C BUCHHOLZ
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Abstract
NEW ORGANIC CONDUCTORS AND SEMICONDUCTORS ARE CURRENTLY BEING SYNTHESIZED CHEMICALLY BASED UPON THE METAL PHTHALOCYANINES. IN THIS WORK THE POSSIBILITY OF GROWING THESE NEW ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR MATERIALS IN THIN FILM FORM BY A MOLECULAR BEAM EPITAXY METHOD IS EXAMINED. THE MATERIALS ARE DEPOSITED ON CONTROLLED SUBSTRATES BY AN ULTRA-HIGH VACUUM MOLECULAR BEAM EPITAXY APPROACH TO ENHANCE FILM GROWTH IN A PLANAR STACKED RING MOLECULAR ORIENTATION THAT IS EXPECTED TO GIVE IMPROVED ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES OVER THE BULK CRYSTALLINE MATERIAL. THIS FORM OFFILM GROWTH WILL PROVIDE A MEANS OF MODULATING OR DOPING THE FILM TO PRODUCE ELECTRONIC DEVICE STRUCTURES IN THIS THIN FILM ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR MATERIAL. SUBSTRATE AND DEPOSITION PARAMETERS ARE EXAMINED.

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