TITLE

Method of determining the exciton diffusion length using optical interference effect in Schottky diode

AUTHOR(S)
Banerjee, Suman; Parhi, Anukul Prasad; Iyer, S. Sundar Kumar; Kumar, Satyendra
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;6/1/2009, Vol. 94 Issue 22, p223303
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A general model of calculating the short circuit photocurrent and exciton diffusion length from Schottky diode is given here using optical interference method. This method of estimating the exciton diffusion length can be very useful for those materials that do not give photoluminescence. It also serves as an accurate and simple method to determine the exciton diffusion length, which is an important material property to design devices such as organic solar cells. Our model is verified with the spectral response of indium tin oxide (ITO)/copper phthalocyanine (CuPc)/Al and ITO/CuPc/Ag Schottky diodes.
ACCESSION #
41139474

 

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