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Polymer light-emitting devices

Light from insulated organic wires

Design of polymer light-emitting devices usually requires a careful balance between conflicting properties: good charge transport and high-efficiency light emission. Devices fabricated from insulated polymer chains have both.

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Figure 1: A polymer light-emitting device.


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Swager, T. Light from insulated organic wires. Nature Mater 1, 151–152 (2002).

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