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Publications:  Dr Bob Schroeder

Bilotti E, FENWICK OJ, Schroeder BC et al. (2017) . Organic Thermoelectric Composites Materials.Comprehensive composite materials II, Editors: Zweben, CH, Beaumont, PWR, vol. 6,
Collado-Fregoso E, Hood SN, Shoaee S et al. (2017) . Intercalated vs Nonintercalated Morphologies in Donor-Acceptor Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells: PBTTT:Fullerene Charge Generation and Recombination Revisited.J Phys Chem Lett4061-4068.
Gu X, Zhou Y, Gu K et al. (2017) . Roll-to-Roll Printed Large-Area All-Polymer Solar Cells with 5% Efficiency Based on a Low Crystallinity Conjugated Polymer Blend.Advanced Energy Materials
Schroeder BC, Kurosawa T, Fu T et al. (2017) . Taming Charge Transport in Semiconducting Polymers with Branched Alkyl Side Chains.Advanced Functional Materials
Utzat H, Dimitrov SD, Wheeler S et al. (2017) . Charge Separation in Intermixed Polymer:PC<inf>70</inf>BM Photovoltaic Blends: Correlating Structural and Photophysical Length Scales as a Function of Blend Composition.Journal of Physical Chemistry C vol. 121, (18) 9790-9801.
Su H-L, Sredojevic DN, Bronstein H et al. (2017) . Bithiazole: An Intriguing Electron-Deficient Building for Plastic Electronic Applications.Macromol Rapid Commun
Cowen LM, Atoyo J, Carnie MJ et al. (2017) . Review—Organic Materials for Thermoelectric Energy Generation.ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology vol. 6, (3) N3080-N3088.
Boutry CM, Schroeder BC, Bao Z et al. (2017) . A sensor measuring deformation and pressure, entirely biodegradable, for orthopedic applications. Proceedings - 2016 IEEE Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference, BioCAS 2016. Conference: Biomedical Circuits and Systems Conference144-147.
Kumar N, Zoladek-Lemanczyk A, Guilbert AAY et al. (2017) . Simultaneous topographical, electrical and optical microscopy of optoelectronic devices at the nanoscale.Nanoscale
Xu J, Wang S, Wang G-JN et al. (2017) . Highly stretchable polymer semiconductor films through the nanoconfinement effect.Science vol. 355, (6320) 59-64.
Gu X, Yan H, Kurosawa T et al. (2016) . Comparison of the Morphology Development of Polymer–Fullerene and Polymer–Polymer Solar Cells during Solution-Shearing Blade Coating.Advanced Energy Materials vol. 6, (22)
Oh JY, Rondeau-Gagné S, Chiu Y-C et al. (2016) . Intrinsically stretchable and healable semiconducting polymer for organic transistors.Nature vol. 539, (7629) 411-415.
Wang GJN, Shaw L, Xu J et al. (2016) . Inducing Elasticity through Oligo-Siloxane Crosslinks for Intrinsically Stretchable Semiconducting Polymers.Advanced Functional Materials vol. 26, (40) 7254-7262.
Schroeder BC, Chiu YC, Gu X et al. (2016) . Non-Conjugated Flexible Linkers in Semiconducting Polymers: A Pathway to Improved Processability without Compromising Device Performance.Advanced Electronic Materials vol. 2, (7)
Kassar T, Güldal NS, Berlinghof M et al. (2016) . Real-Time Investigation of Intercalation and Structure Evolution in Printed Polymer:Fullerene Bulk Heterojunction Thin Films.Advanced Energy Materials vol. 6, (5)
Dimitrov SD, Schroeder BC, Nielsen CB et al. (2016) . Singlet exciton lifetimes in conjugated polymer films for organic solar cells.Polymers vol. 8, (1)
Baran D, Vezie MS, Gasparini N et al. (2015) . Role of Polymer Fractionation in Energetic Losses and Charge Carrier Lifetimes of Polymer: Fullerene Solar Cells.Journal of Physical Chemistry C vol. 119, (34) 19668-19673.
Schroeder BC, Kirkus M, Nielsen CB et al. (2015) . Dithienosilolothiophene: A New Polyfused Donor for Organic Electronics.Macromolecules vol. 48, (16) 5557-5562.
Dimitrov SD, Wheeler S, Niedzialek D et al. (2015) . Polaron pair mediated triplet generation in polymer/fullerene blends.Nat Commun vol. 6,
Nielsen CB, Ashraf RS, Treat ND et al. (2015) . 2,1,3-Benzothiadiazole-5,6-dicarboxylic imide--a versatile building block for additive- and annealing-free processing of organic solar cells with efficiencies exceeding 8%.Adv Mater vol. 27, (5) 948-953.
Ashraf RS, Meager I, Nikolka M et al. (2015) . Chalcogenophene comonomer comparison in small band gap diketopyrrolopyrrole-based conjugated polymers for high-performing field-effect transistors and organic solar cells.J Am Chem Soc vol. 137, (3) 1314-1321.
Rumer JW, Ashraf RS, Eisenmenger ND et al. (2015) . Dual function additives: A small molecule crosslinker for enhanced efficiency and stability in organic solar cells.Advanced Energy Materials vol. 5, (9)
Schroeder BC, Nielsen CB, Westacott P et al. (2015) . Effects of alkyl chain positioning on conjugated polymer microstructure and field-effect mobilities.MRS Communications vol. 5, (3) 435-440.
Meager I, Nikolka M, Schroeder BC et al. (2014) . Thieno[3,2-b]thiophene flanked isoindigo polymers for high performance ambipolar OFET applications.Advanced Functional Materials vol. 24, (45) 7109-7115.
Schroeder BC, Li Z, Brady MA et al. (2014) . Enhancing fullerene-based solar cell lifetimes by addition of a fullerene dumbbell.Angew Chem Int Ed Engl vol. 53, (47) 12870-12875.
Fei Z, Pattanasattayavong P, Han Y et al. (2014) . Influence of side-chain regiochemistry on the transistor performance of high-mobility, all-donor polymers.J Am Chem Soc vol. 136, (43) 15154-15157.
Planells M, Schroeder BC, McCulloch I (2014) . Effect of chalcogen atom substitution on the optoelectronic properties in cyclopentadithiophene polymers.Macromolecules vol. 47, (17) 5889-5894.
Schroeder BC, Ashraf RS, Mcculloch I (2014) . Thiophene-Based High-Performance Donor Polymers for Organic Solar Cells.Organic Photovoltaics: Materials, Device Physics, and Manufacturing Technologies: Second Edition,
Rumer JW, Schroeder BC, Nielsen CB et al. (2014) . Bis-lactam-based donor polymers for organic solar cells: Evolution by design.Thin Solid Films vol. 560, 82-85.
Schroeder BC, Rossbauer S, Kline RJ et al. (2014) . Benzotrithiophene copolymers: Influence of molecular packing and energy levels on charge carrier mobility.Macromolecules vol. 47, (9) 2883-2890.
Soon YW, Shoaee S, Ashraf RS et al. (2014) . Material crystallinity as a determinant of triplet dynamics and oxygen quenching in donor polymers for organic photovoltaic devices.Advanced Functional Materials vol. 24, (10) 1474-1482.
Dimitrov SD, Huang Z, Deledalle F et al. (2014) . Towards optimisation of photocurrent from fullerene excitons in organic solar cells.Energy and Environmental Science vol. 7, (3) 1037-1043.
Marshall J, Schroeder BC, Bronstein H et al. (2014) . Benzocarborano[2,1- b:3,4- b ′]dithiophene containing conjugated polymers: Synthesis, characterization, and optoelectronic properties.Macromolecules vol. 47, (1) 89-96.
Combe CMS, Biniek L, Schroeder BC et al. (2014) . Synthesis of [1]benzothieno[3,2-b][1]benzothiophene pendant and norbornene random co-polymers via ring opening metathesis.JOURNAL OF MATERIALS CHEMISTRY C vol. 2, (3) 538-541.
Meager I, Ashraf RS, Rossbauer S et al. (2013) . Alkyl chain extension as a route to novel thieno[3,2-b ]thiophene flanked diketopyrrolopyrrole polymers for use in organic solar cells and field effect transistors.Macromolecules vol. 46, (15) 5961-5967.
Meager I, Ashraf RS, Mollinger S et al. (2013) . Photocurrent Enhancement from Diketopyrrolopyrrole Polymer Solar Cells through Alkyl-Chain Branching Point Manipulation.JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY vol. 135, (31) 11537-11540.
Meager I, Ashraf RS, Mollinger S et al. (2013) . Photocurrent enhancement from diketopyrrolopyrrole polymer solar cells through alkyl-chain branching point manipulation.J Am Chem Soc vol. 135, (31) 11537-11540.
Rumer JW, Dai SY, Levick M et al. (2013) . Dihydropyrroloindoledione-based copolymers for organic electronics.Journal of Materials Chemistry C vol. 1, (15) 2711-2716.
Ashraf RS, Schroeder BC, Bronstein HA et al. (2013) . The influence of polymer purification on photovoltaic device performance of a series of indacenodithiophene donor polymers.Adv Mater vol. 25, (14) 2029-2034.
Nielsen CB, Sohn E-H, Cho D-J et al. (2013) . Improved field-effect transistor performance of a benzotrithiophene polymer through ketal cleavage in the solid state.ACS Appl Mater Interfaces vol. 5, (5) 1806-1810.
Biniek L, Schroeder BC, Donaghey JE et al. (2013) . New fused bis-thienobenzothienothiophene copolymers and their use in organic solar cells and transistors.Macromolecules vol. 46, (3) 727-735.
Bakulin AA, Dimitrov SD, Rao A et al. (2013) . Charge-Transfer State Dynamics Following Hole and Electron Transfer in Organic Photovoltaic Devices.J Phys Chem Lett vol. 4, (1) 209-215.
Dimitrov SD, Bakulin AA, Nielsen CB et al. (2012) . On the energetic dependence of charge separation in low-band-gap polymer/fullerene blends.J Am Chem Soc vol. 134, (44) 18189-18192.
Biniek L, Schroeder BC, Nielsen CB et al. (2012) . Recent advances in high mobility donor-acceptor semiconducting polymers.Journal of Materials Chemistry vol. 22, (30) 14803-14813.
Schroeder BC, Ashraf RS, Thomas S et al. (2012) . Synthesis of novel thieno[3,2-b]thienobis(silolothiophene) based low bandgap polymers for organic photovoltaics.Chem Commun (Camb) vol. 48, (62) 7699-7701.
Nielsen CB, Ashraf RS, Schroeder BC et al. (2012) . Random benzotrithiophene-based donor-acceptor copolymers for efficient organic photovoltaic devices.Chem Commun (Camb) vol. 48, (47) 5832-5834.
McCulloch I, Ashraf RS, Biniek L et al. (2012) . Design of semiconducting indacenodithiophene polymers for high performance transistors and solar cells.Acc Chem Res vol. 45, (5) 714-722.
Schroeder BC, Huang Z, Ashraf RS et al. (2012) . Silaindacenodithiophene-based low band gap polymers - The effect of fluorine substitution on device performances and film morphologies.Advanced Functional Materials vol. 22, (8) 1663-1670.
Chen Z, Lee MJ, Shahid Ashraf R et al. (2012) . High-performance ambipolar diketopyrrolopyrrole-thieno[3,2-b]thiophene copolymer field-effect transistors with balanced hole and electron mobilities.Adv Mater vol. 24, (5) 647-652.
Donaghey JE, Ashraf RS, Kim Y et al. (2011) . Pyrroloindacenodithiophene containing polymers for organic field effect transistors and organic photovoltaics.Journal of Materials Chemistry vol. 21, (46) 18744-18752.
Nielsen CB, Schroeder BC, Hadipour A et al. (2011) . A benzotrithiophene-based low band gap polymer for polymer solar cells with high open-circuit voltage.Journal of Materials Chemistry vol. 21, (44) 17642-17645.
Zhang X, Richter LJ, DeLongchamp DM et al. (2011) . Molecular packing of high-mobility diketo pyrrolo-pyrrole polymer semiconductors with branched alkyl side chains.J Am Chem Soc vol. 133, (38) 15073-15084.
Schroeder BC, Nielsen CB, Kim YJ et al. (2011) . Benzotrithiophene Co-polymers with high charge carrier mobilities in field-effect transistors.Chemistry of Materials vol. 23, (17) 4025-4031.
Nielsen CB, Fraser JM, Schroeder BC et al. (2011) . Benzotrithiophene--a planar, electron-rich building block for organic semiconductors.Org Lett vol. 13, (9) 2414-2417.
Ashraf RS, Chen Z, Leem DS et al. (2011) . Silaindacenodithiophene Semiconducting Polymers for Efficient Solar Cells and High-Mobility Ambipolar Transistors.CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS vol. 23, (3) 768-770.
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