Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Fabrication of One-Dimensional Zigzag [6,6]-Phenyl-C-61-Butyric Acid Methyl Ester Nanoribbons from Two-Dimensional Nanosheets
Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Physics. Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Chemistry.
Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology, Department of Physics.
Show others and affiliations
2015 (English)In: ACS Nano, ISSN 1936-0851, E-ISSN 1936-086X, Vol. 9, no 10, 10516-10522 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

One-dimensional (10) zigzag [6,6]-phenyl-C61-butyric acid methyl ester (PCBM) nanoribbons are produced by folding two-dimensional ultrathin PCBM nanosheets in a simple solvent process. The unique 1D PCBM nanostructures exhibit uniform width of 3.8 +/- 0.3 nm, equivalent to four PCBM molecules, and lengths of 20-400 nm. These nanoribbons show well-defined crystalline structure, comprising PCBM molecules in a hexagonal arrangement without trapped solvent molecules. First-principle calculations and detailed experimental characterization provide an insight into the structure and formation mechanism of the 1D PCBM nanoribbons. Given their dimensions and physical properties, we foresee that these nanostructures should be ideal as acceptor material in organic solar cells.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
American Chemical Society (ACS), 2015. Vol. 9, no 10, 10516-10522 p.
Keyword [en]
PCBM, nanosheets, nanoribbons, nanorods, liquid-liquid interfacial precipitation, electron croscopy, density functional theory calculations
National Category
Physical Chemistry Nano Technology
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-112014DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b04972ISI: 000363915300107PubMedID: 26381227OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-112014DiVA: diva2:875043
Available from: 2015-11-30 Created: 2015-11-30 Last updated: 2017-12-01Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(5943 kB)83 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 5943 kBChecksum SHA-512
ea04027ba7e53aeebfd0e4fd0073c9a31c7da1a4490d211a2cb56337125fc51d5a7a6a1d81196eed70f44120733fc329bee7ccd96217dbfd45487753335887fe
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Other links

Publisher's full textPubMed

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Gracia-Espino, EduardoBarzegar, Hamid RezaWågberg, Thomas
By organisation
Department of PhysicsDepartment of Chemistry
In the same journal
ACS Nano
Physical ChemistryNano Technology

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 83 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

doi
pubmed
urn-nbn

Altmetric score

doi
pubmed
urn-nbn
Total: 385 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf