Core size dependent hole transfer from a photoexcited CdSe/ZnS quantum dot to a conductive polymer

Huidong Zang, Prahlad K. Routh, Rabeka Alam, Mathew M. Maye, Mircea Cotlet

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Photoinduced hole transfer from a CdSe/ZnS quantum dot to a conjugated polymer is tuned by varying the quantum dot core size. Hole transfer affects the photoluminescence blinking of the quantum dot, increasing the duration of the on-states and decreasing that of the off-states.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5958-5960
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number45
StatePublished - May 8 2014


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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