Highly efficient electrogenerated chemiluminescence of an oligofluorene-truxene star-shaped compound incorporating 2,1,3-benzothiadiazole units

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  • Zahera Mohsan
  • Alexander L. Kanibolotsky
  • Alasdair J. Stewart
  • Anto Regis Inigo
  • Lynn Dennany
  • Peter J. Skabara
The incorporation of 2,1,3-benzothiadiazole units within the arms of a trigonal quarterfluorene–truxene star-shaped system leads to a monodisperse material with stable multi-electron p- and n-doped states and highly efficient yellow electrogenerated chemiluminescence (ECL). The quantum yield for ECL is 7 times greater than that of the common blue ECL emitter 9,10-diphenylanthracene (DPA).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1166-1171
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Materials Chemistry. C
Issue number6
Early online date5 Dec 2014
StatePublished - 14 Feb 2015

    Research areas

  • benzothiadiazole, trigonal quarterfluorene–truxene system , monodisperse, electrogenerated chemiluminescence

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