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Publications 1995+

A. Organics

A-1. Growth of Organic Molecular Films

Ordered, quasi-epitaxial growth of an organic thin film on Se-passivated GaAs(100), Y. Hirose, S.R. Forrest and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 66, 944 (1995) (PDF)

Quasiepitaxial growth of the organic molecular semiconductor 3,4,9,10-perylenetetracarboxylic dianhydride, Y. Hirose, S. Forrest and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 52 , 14040 (1995) (PDF)

Quasi-epitaxy of an organic molecular semiconductor on inorganic substrates, C. Kendrick, Y. Hirose, A. Kahn and G. LeLay, Phys. Low-Dim. Struct. 10/11, 1 (1995)

STM study of the organic semiconductor PTCDA on HOPG, C. Kendrick, S.R. Forrest and A. Kahn, Appl. Surf. Sci. 104/105, 586 (1996) (PDF)

Epitaxial growth and phase transition in multilayers of the organic semiconductor PTCDA on InAs(100), C. Kendrick and A. Kahn, J. Cryst. Growth 181, 181 (1997) (PDF)

Growth of the organic molecular semiconductor PTCDA on Se-passivated GaAs(100): an STM study, C. Kendrick and A. Kahn, Surface Review and Letters 5, 289 (1998)

Organic-inorganic interfaces: Principles of quasi-epitaxy of a molecular semiconductor on inorganic compound semiconductors, C. Kendrick and A. Kahn, Appl. Surf. Sci. 123/124, 405 (1998) (PDF)

Initial growth of 3,4,9,10-perylenetetracarboxylic-dianhydride (PTCDA) on Au(111): a scanning tunneling microscopy study, I. Chizhov, A. Kahn and G. Scoles, J. Cryst. Growth 208,449 (2000) (PDF)

Influence of steps on the orientation of a monolayer of copper phthalocyanine on Au(111), I. Chizhov, G. Scoles and A. Kahn, Langmuir 16, 4358 (2000) (PDF)

Structure and electronic properties of CH3- and CF 3-terminated alkanethiols: a scanning tunneling microscopy and X-ray scattering study, J. Pflaum, G. Bracco, F. Schreiber, R. Colorado, R. Lee, G. Scoles and A. Kahn, Surf. Sci. 498, 89 (2002) (PDF)

Growth and Morphology of Pentacene Films on Oxide Surfaces, R. Ruiz, L.C. Feldman, R.F. Haglund Jr., R.A. McKee, N. Koch, B.A. Nickel, J. Pflaum, G. Scoles, A. Kahn, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 708, (2002) (PDF)

Pentacene thin film formation on hydrophilic and hydrophobic surfaces: a combined X-ray and AFM growth study, R. Ruiz, B.A. Nickel, N. Koch, G. Scoles, L.C. Feldman, R.F. Haglund and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 67, 125406 (2003) (PDF)

Interplay Between Morphology, Structure and Electronic Properties at Diindenoperylene-Au-Interfaces, A.C. Durr, N. Koch, M. Kelsch, A. Ruhm, J. Ghijsen, R.L. Johnson, J.-J. Pireaux, J. Schwartz, H. Dosch and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 68, 115428 (2003) (PDF)

Dynamic Scaling, Island Size Distribution and Morphology in the Aggregation Regime of Sub-monolayer Pentacene Films, R. Ruiz, B. Nickel, N. Koch, L.C. Feldman, R.F. Haglund, A. Kahn, F. Family, and G. Scoles, Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 136102 (2003) (PDF)

Dislocation arrangements in pentacene thin films, B. Nickel, R. Barabashy, R. Ruiz, N. Koch, A. Kahn, L.C. Feldman, R.F. Haglund, and G. Scoles, Phys. Rev. B 70, 125401 (2004) (PDF)

Multi-phase growth and electronic structure of ultra-thin hexaazatrinaphthylene on Au(111), S. Ha, B. Kaafarani, S. Barlow, S.R. Marder and A. Kahn, J. Phys. Chem. C 111, 10493 (2007) (PDF)

Commensurate growth and diminishing substrate influence in a multilayer film of a tris(thieno)hexaazatriphenylene derivative on Au(111) studied by scanning tunneling microscopy, Sieu D. Ha, Qing Zhang, Stephen Barlow, Seth R. Marder, and Antoine Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 77, 085433 (2008) (PDF)

One dimensional organic nano-structures: novel approach based on silicon nanowires, Eric Salomon and A. Kahn, Surf. Sci. Lett. 602, L79 (2008) (PDF)

Quasiepitaxy of a tris(thieno)hexaazatriphenylene derivative adsorbed on Ag(110): structural and electronic properties probed by scanning tunneling microscopy, E. Salomon, Q. Zhang, S. Barlow, S. Marder and A. Kahn, J. Phys. Chem. C 112, 9803 (2008) (PDF)

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A-2. Electronic and Chemical Properties of Interfaces between Organic Molecular Films and Metals or Oxides

Chemistry, diffusion and electronic properties of a metal / organic semiconductor contact: In / PTCDA, Y. Hirose, A. Kahn, V. Aristov, and P. Soukiassian, Appl. Phys. Lett. 68, 217 (1996) (PDF)

Chemistry and electronic properties of metal/organic semiconductor interfaces: Al, Ti, In, Sn, Ag and Au on PTCDA, Y. Hirose, A. Kahn, V. Aristov, P. Soukiassian, V. Bulovic and S.R. Forrest, Phys. Rev. B 54 , 13748 (1996) (PDF)

Chemistry and electrical properties of metal contacts on an organic molecular semiconductor, Y. Hirose, C.I. Wu, A. Kahn, V. Aristov and P. Soukiassian, Appl. Surf. Sci. 113/114, 291 (1997) (PDF)

Surface modification of indium tin oxide by plasma treatment: an effective method to improve the efficiency, brightness and reliability of organic light emitting devices, C.Wu, C.I. Wu, J.C. Sturm and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 70, 1348 (1997) (PDF)

Mg/Alq3 interfaces: electronic structure and interdiffusion studied by photoemission spectroscopy, A. Rajagopal and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 84, 355 (1998) (PDF)

Molecular level alignment at organic semiconductor - metal interfaces, I. Hill, A. Rajagopal, A. Kahn and Y. Hu, Appl. Phys. Lett. 73 , 662 (1998) (PDF)

Energy level alignment at interfaces between metals and the organic semiconductor 4,4'-N,N'-dicarbazolyl-biphenyl, I. Hill, A. Rajagopal and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 84, 3236 (1998) (PDF)

Electronic properties of metal-organic interfaces with application to electroluminescent devices, A. Rajagopal, I. Hill and A. Kahn, Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals A 322, 245 (1998)

Interface electronic properties of organic molecular semiconductor interfaces, I.G. Hill and A. Kahn, in Organic Light-Emitting Materials and Devices II, Zakya H. Kafafi Editor, Proceedings of SPIE, Vol. 3476, 168 (1998)

Surface oxidation activates indium tin oxide for hole injection, D.J. Markiewicz, I.G. Hill, A. Kahn and J. Schwartz, J. Appl. Phys. 87, 572 (2000) (PDF)

Organometallic chemistry at the magnesium-tris(8-hydroxyquinolino)aluminum interface, C. Shen, I.G. Hill, A. Kahn and J. Schwartz, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 122, 5391 (2000) (PDF)

Metal-dependent charge transfer and chemical interaction at interfaces between 3,4,9,10-perylenetetracarboxylic bisimidazole and gold, silver and magnesium, I.G. Hill, J. Schwartz and A. Kahn, Organic Electronics 1, 5 (2000) (PDF)

Chemical and Electrical Properties of Metal and Tris-(8-hydroxy quinoline) aluminum Interfaces, C. Shen, A. Kahn and J. Schwartz, J. Appl. Phys. 89, 449 (2001) (PDF)

Li doping of semiconducting organic charge transport materials, G. Parthasarathy, C. Shen, A. Kahn and S.R. Forrest, J. Appl. Phys. 89, 4986 (2001) (PDF)

The role of interface states in controlling the electronic structure of Alq3/reactive metal contacts, C. Shen and A. Kahn, Organic Electronics 2, 89 (2001) (PDF)

Role of metal-molecule chemistry and interdiffusion on the electrical properties of an organic interface: the Al-F16CuPc case, C. Shen, A. Kahn and J. Schwartz, J. Appl. Phys. 90, 6236 (2001) (PDF)

Electronic structure, diffusion and p-doping at the Au/F 16CuPc interface, C. Shen and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 90 , 4549 (2001) (PDF)

Organic Molecular Interfaces: Investigations of Electronic Structure, Chemistry and Carrier Injection Properties, C. Shen, A. Kahn and I.G. Hill, in Conjugated Polymer and Molecular Interfaces, A. Kahn, J.-J. Pireaux, W.R. Salaneck and K. Seki edtitors, Marcel Dekker, Inc. (2001), p. 351-400 (PDF)

Physisorption-like interaction at interfaces formed between pentacene and samarium, N. Koch, J. Ghijsen, R.L. Johnson, J. Schwartz, J.J. Pireaux and A. Kahn, J. Phys. Chem. B 106, 4192 (2002) (PDF)

Controlling the work function of indium tin oxide: differentiating dipolar from local surface effects, E. Bruner, N. Koch, A.R. Span, S.L. Bernasek, A. Kahn and J. Schwartz, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 124, 3192 (2002) (PDF)

Interaction and energy level alignment at interfaces between pentacene and low work function metals, N. Koch, J. Ghijsen, R. Ruiz, J. Pflaum, R.L. Johnson, J.-J. Pireaux, J. Schwartz and A. Kahn, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 708, (2002) [(PDF)]

Controlling the Work Function of Indium Tin Oxide: Differentiating Dipolar from Local Surface Effects, J. Schwartz, E.L. Bruner, N. Koch, A.R. Span, S.L. Bernasek, and A. Kahn, Synthetic Metals, 138, 223-227 (2003) (PDF)

Conjugated Organic Molecules on Metal vs. Polymer Electrodes: Demonstration of a Key Energy Level Alignment Mechanism, N. Koch, J. Ghijsen, A. Elschner, R.L. Johnson, J.-J. Pireaux, J. Schwarz and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett., 82, 70 (2003) (PDF)

Optically Induced Electron Transfer From Conjugated Organic Molecules To Charged Metal Clusters, N. Koch, A.C. D¸rr, J. Ghijsen, R.L. Johnson, J.-J. Pireaux, J. Schwartz, A. Kahn, Thin Film Solids 441, 145 (2003) (PDF)

Lack of thermodynamic equilibrium in conjugated organic molecular thin films, N. Koch, C. Chan, J. Schwartz and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 67 , 195330 (2003) (PDF)

Organic Molecular Films on Gold versus PEDOT/PSS: Influence of Injection Barrier Height and Morphology on Current-Voltage Characteristics, N. Koch, A. Elschner, J. Schwartz, A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 2281 (2003) (PDF)

Direct and inverse photoemission spectroscopy studies of potassium intercalated films of the organic semiconductors ZnPc and a-NPD , T. Schwieger, M. Knupfer, W. Gao, A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 500 (2003) (PDF)

Electronic Structure and Electrical Properties of Interfaces between Metals and p-Conjugated Molecular Films, A. Kahn, N. Koch, and W. Gao, J. Polymer Science, Polymer Physics 41, 2529 (2003) (PDF)

Dipole formation at metal/PTCDA interfaces: role of the CNL, H. Vazquez, R. Oszwaldowski, P. Pou, J. Ortega, R. Perez, F. Flores and A. Kahn, Europhysics Letters 65, 802 (2004) (PDF)

Chemistry between Magnesium and multiple molecules in tris-(8-hydroxyquinoline) aluminum films, S. Meloni, A. Palma, J. Schwartz, A. Kahn, and R. Car, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 125, 7808 (2003) (PDF)

Metal vs. Polymer Electrodes in Organic Devices: Energy Level Alignment, Hole Injection, and Structure, N. Koch, B. Nickel, J. Ghijsen, A. Elschner, J. Schwartz, J.-J. Pireaux and A. Kahn, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 771, L3.6.1 (2003) (PDF)

Barrier formation at metal/organic interfaces: dipole formation and charge neutrality level, H. Vazquez, F. Flores, R. Oszwaldowski, J. Ortega, R. Perez and A. Kahn, Appl. Surf. Sci. 234, 107 (2004) (PDF)

Impact of an interface dipole layer on the energy alignment at an organic-conductor interface studied by UPS, S. Kera, Y. Yabuuchi, H. Yamane, H. Setoyama, K.K. Okudaira, A. Kahn and N. Ueno, Phys. Rev. B 70, 085304 (2004) (PDF)

Direct measurement of interface potential change and space charge region at metal/organic molecules/metal layered structures using Kelvin probe force microscopy, O. Tal, W. Gao, C.K. Chan, A. Kahn, and Y. Rosenwaks, Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 4148 (2004) (PDF)

Observation of filled states at the Fermi level in alkali-metal intercalated organic films: dependence on substrate work function, N. Koch, F. Jackel, J. Ghijsen, M. C. Rojas, M. Grioni, J. P. Rabe, R. L. Johnson, A. Kahn, J.-J. Pireaux, J. Elec. Spec. Relat. Phenom. 144-147, 495 (2005) (PDF)

Effect of Metal - Molecular Binding Group Interactions on Metal/Molecule/Semiconductor Junction Behavior, H. Haick, J. Ghabboun, H. Cohen, D. Cahen, A. Vilan, J. Hwang, A. Wan, F. Amy, and A. Kahn, J. Phys. Chem. J. Phys. Chem. B 109, 9622 (2005) (PDF)

Influence of electrode contamination on a-NPD/Au hole injection barriers, A. Wan, J. Hwang, F. Amy and A. Kahn, Organic Electronics 6, 47 (2005) (PDF)

Molecular and solid state (8-hydroxy-quinoline)aluminum interaction with Magnesium: a first principles study, S. Meloni, A. Kahn, J. Schwartz, A. Palma and R. Car, J. Appl. Phys. 98, 023707 (2005) (also published in the August 1, 2005 issue of Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology) (PDF)

Role of the Charge Neutrality Level at Metal/Organic and Organic/Organic Interfaces, H. Vazquez, F. Flores and A. Kahn, Proc. Int. Symp. Super-Functionality Organic Devices, IPAP Conf. Series 6, 1 (2005) (PDF)

Energetics of Interfaces between Molecules and Conductors, D. Cahen, A. Kahn and E. Umbach, Materials Today, July/August issue, 32-41 (2005) (PDF)

Induced density of state model for weakly-interacting organic interfaces, H. Vazquez, F. Flores and A. Kahn, Organic Electronics 8, 241 (2007) (PDF)

Energetics of Metal-Organic Interfaces: New Experiments and Assessment of the Field,

Jaehyung Hwang, Alan Wan and Antoine Kahn, Materials Science and Engineering R 64, 1-31

(2009) (PDF)

Improving charge injection in organic thin-film transistors with thiol-based self-assembled monolayers, P. Marmont, N. Battaglini, Ph.Lang, G. Horowitz, J. Hwang and A. Kahn, Org. Elec. 9, 419 (2008) (PDF)

Enhancement of electron injection into a light-emitting polymer from an aluminum oxide cathode modified by a self-assembled monolayer, Yana Vaynzof, Joseph T. Dennes, Jeffrey Schwartz and Antoine Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 103305 (2008) (PDF)

Photoemission spectroscopies studies of a tris(thieno)hexaazatriphenylene derivative/metal interfaces, Eric Salomon, Qing Zhang, Stephen Barlow, Seth R. Marder, and Antoine Kahn, Org. Elect. 9, 944 (2008) (PDF)

Preparation and characterization of 4'-donor substituted stilbene-4-thiolate monolayers and their influence on the work function of gold, M. Malicki, Z. Guan, S.D. Ha, G. Heimel, S. Barlow, M. Rumi, A. Kahn, S.R. Marder, Langmuir 25, 7967 (2009) (PDF)

On the role of deep-lying electronic states in MoO3 thin films for improved hole-injection into organic thin films., Michael Kroger, Sami Hamwi, Jens Meyer, Thomas Riedl, Wolfgang Kowalsky, and Antoine Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 123301 (2009) (PDF)

Modification of gold source and drain electrodes by self-assembled monolayer in staggered n- and p-channel organic thin film transistors, Damien Boudinet, Mohamed Benwadih, Yabing Qi, Stephane Altazin, Jean-Marie Verilhac, Michael Kroger, Christophe Serbutoviez, Romain Gwoziecki, Romain Coppard, Gilles Le Blevennec, Antoine Kahn, and Gilles Horowitz, Org. Electr. 11, 227 (2010) (PDF)

Effect of contamination on the electronic structure and hole-injection properties of MoO3/organic semiconductor interfaces, Jens Meyer, Andrew Shu, Michael Kroger and Antoine Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 133308 (2010) (PDF)

Charge generation layers comprising transition metal-oxide/organic Interfaces: Electronic structure and charge generation mechanism, J. Meyer, M. Kroger, S. Hamwi, F. Gnam, T. Riedl, W. Kowalsky and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 193302 (2010) (PDF)

The role of transition metal oxides in charge generation layers for stacked organic light emitting diodes, Sami Hamwi, Michael Kroger, Jens Meyer, Thomas Winkler, Marco Witte, Thomas Riedl, Antoine Kahn, and Wolfgang Kowalsky, Adv. Funct. Mat. 20, 1762 (2010) (PDF)

Electronic States at GaN/Organic Semiconductor Interfaces: The case of CuPc on Gallium Polar vs. Nitrogen Polar GaN, Hyunjin Kim, ZeLei Guan, Qian Sun, Antoine Kahn, Jung Han, Arto Nurmikko, J. Appl. Phys. 107, 113707 (2010) (PDF)

MoO3 Films Spin-coated from Nanoparticle Suspension for Efficient Hole-Injection in Organic Electronics, Jens Meyer, Rebecca Khalandovsky, Patric Gorrn, and Antoine Kahn, Adv. Mat. 23, 70 (2011) (PDF)

Electronic Structure of Molybdenum-Oxide Films and Associated Charge Injection Mechanisms in Organic Devices, Jens Meyer and Antoine Kahn, J. Photon. Energy 1, 011109-1 (2011) (PDF)

Device Characteristics of Bulk-Heterojunction Polymer Solar Cells are Independent of Interfacial Segregation of Active Layers, He Wang, Enrique D. Gomez, Jongbok Kim, Zelei Guan, Cherno Jaye, Daniel A. Fischer, Antoine Kahn, and Yueh-Lin Loo, Chem. Mat. 23, 2020 (2011) (PDF)

Electronic structure and band alignment of 9,10-phenanthrenequinone passivated silicon surfaces, Sushobhan Avashti, Yabing Qi, Grigory K. Vertelov, Jeffrey Schwartz, Antoine Kahn, and James C. Sturm, Surf. Sci. 605, 1308 (2011) (PDF)

Electronic structure of Vanadium pentoxide: An efficient hole injector for organic electronic materials, J. Meyer, K. Zilberberg, T. Riedl, and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 110, 033710 (2011) (PDF)

Enhanced efficiency in plastic solar cells via energy matched solution-processed NiOx interlayers, K. Xerxes Steirer, Paul Ndione, N. Edwin Widjonarko, Matthew T. Lloyd, Jens Meyer, Erin Ratcliff, Antoine Kahn, Neal R. Armstrong, Calvin J. Curtis, David S. Ginley, Joseph J. Berry, and Dana C. Olson, Adv. Energy Mat. 1, 813 (2011) (PDF)

Hexaazatriphenylene (HAT) versus tri-HAT: The Bigger the Better?, Rafael Juarez, Maria Moreno Oliva, Mar Ramos, Jose Luis Segura, Carlos Aleman, Francisco Rodriguez-Ropero, David Curco, Francisco Montilla, Veaceslav Coropceanu, Jean Luc Bredas, Yabing Qi, Antoine Kahn, M. Carmen Ruiz Delgado, Juan Casado, Juan T. Lopez Navarrete, Chemistry - A European Journal 17, 10312 (2011) (PDF)

Annealing Sequence Dependent Open-Circuit Voltage of Inverted Polymer Solar Cells Attributable to Interfacial Chemical Reaction between Top Electrodes and Photoactive Layers, Jong Bok Kim, Ze-Lei Guan, Andrew L. Shu, Antoine Kahn, and Yueh-Lin Loo, Langmuir 27, 11265 (2011) (PDF)

Modular Construction of P3HT/PCBM Planar-Heterojunction Solar Cells by Lamination allows Elucidation of Processing Structure-Function Relationships, Jong Bok Kim, Zelei Guan, Stephanie Lee, Eleni Pavlopoulou, Michael F. Toney, Antoine Kahn and Yueh-Lin Loo, Org. Electr. 12, 1163 (2011) (PDF)

Evidence for near-surface NiOOH species in solution-processed NiOx selective interlayer materials: impact on energetics and the performance of polymer bulk heterojunction photovoltaics, Erin L. Ratcliff, Jens Meyer, K. Xerxes Steirer, Andres Garcia, Joseph J. Berry, David S. Ginley, Dana C. Olson, Antoine Kahn, Neal R. Armstrong, Chem. Mat. 43, 4988 (2011) (PDF)

Inverted organic solar cells with sol-gel processed high work-function vanadium oxide hole-extraction layers, Kirill Zilberberg, Sara Trost, Jens Meyer, Antoine Kahn, Andreas Behrendt, Dirk Lutzenkirchen-Hecht, Ronald Frahm and Thomas Riedl, Adv. Funct. Mat. 21, 4776 (2011) (PDF)

Low-temperature, solution-processed molybdenum oxide hole-transport layer for organic photovoltaics, Scott R. Hammond, Jens Meyer, Nicodemus Widjonarko, Paul Ndione, Ajay Sigdel, Joseph Berry, Alexander Miedaner, Antoine Kahn, David Ginley, Dana C. Olson, J. Mat. Chem. 22, 3249 (2012) (PDF)

Photovoltaic Efficiency Limits and Material Disorder, Pabitra K. Nayak, Germa Garcia-Belmonte, Antoine Kahn, Juan Bisquert and David Cahen, Energy & Environmental Science 5, 6022 (2012) (PDF)

Energy level alignment in PCDTBT:PC70BM solar cells: solution processed NiOx for improved hole collection and efficiency, Erin L. Ratcliff, Jens Meyer, K. Xerxes Steirer, Neal R. Armstrong, Dana Olson, and Antoine Kahn, Org. Electr. 13, 744 (2012) (PDF)

Oriented Growth of Al2O3:ZnO nanolaminates for use as Electron-Selective Electrodes in Inverted Polymer Solar Cells, Hyeunseok Cheun, Canek Fuentes-Hernandez, Yinhua Zhou, Yunnan Fang, Ye Cai, Hong Li, Ajaya Sigdel, Jens Meyer, Amir Dindar, Jaewon Shim, Joseph Berry, Jean-Luc Bredas, Antoine Kahn, Kenneth H. Sandhage, and Bernard Kippelen, Adv. Funct. Mat. 22, 1531 (2012) (PDF)

A Universal Method to Produce Low-Work Function Electrodes for Organic Electronics, Y. Zhou, C. Fuentes-Hernandez, J. Shim, J. Meyer, A. J. Giordano, H. Li, P. Winget, T. Papadopoulos, H. Cheun, J. Kim, M. Fenoll, Amir Dindar W. Haske, E. Najafabadi, T.M. Khan, H. Sojoudi, S. Barlow, S. Graham, J.-L. Bredas, S. R. Marder, A. Kahn, and B. Kippelen, Science 336, 327 (2012) (PDF)

Polyvinylpyrrolidone-modified indium tin oxide as an electron-selective electrode for inverted polymer solar cells, J. Shim, H. Cheun, J. Meyer, C. Fuentes-Hernandez, A. Dindar, Y. H. Zhou, D. K. Hwang, A. Kahn, and B. Kippelen, Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 073303 (2012) (PDF)

Energy Levels at Molecule-Metal Interfaces, Antoine Kahn and Norbert Koch, in The Molecule-Metal Interface, N. Koch, N. Ueno and A. Wee edits., Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. ISBN:978-3-527-41060, P. 219-238 (2013)

Transition Metal Oxides for Organic Electronics: Energetics, Device Physics and Applications, Jens Meyer, Sami Hamwi, Michael Kroger, Wolfgang Kowalsky, Thomas Riedl and Antoine Kahn, Adv. Mat. 24, 5408 (2012) (PDF)

Deciphering the Metal-C60 Interface in Optoelectronic Devices: Evidence for the Reduction of C60 by Al Deposition, Dallas L. Matz, Erin L. Ratcliff, Jens Meyer, Antoine Kahn, and Jeanne E. Pemberton, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2013) (PDF)

Nature of the interfaces between stoichiometric and under-stoichiometric MoO3 and 4,4'-N,N'-dicarbazole-biphenyl: A combined theoretical and experimental study, Theodoros A. Papadopoulos, Jens Meyer, Hong Li, Zelei Guan, Antoine Kahn, and Jean-Luc Bredas, Adv. Funct. Mat. (2013) (PDF)

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A-3. Electronic Structure of Organic/Organic Heterojunctions

Molecular level offset at the PTCDA/Alq3 heterojunction, A. Rajagopal and A. Kahn, Advanced Materials 10, 140 (1998) (PDF)

Energy level offset at organic semiconductor heterojunctions, A. Rajagopal, C.I. Wu and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 83, 2649 (1998) (PDF)

Energy level alignment at interfaces of organic semiconductor heterostructures, I. Hill and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 84, 5583 (1998) (PDF)

Band alignment at organic-inorganic semiconductor interfaces: a-NPD and CuPc on InP(110), T. Chasse, C-I Wu, I.G. Hill, and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 85, 6589 (1999) (PDF)

Organic semiconductor heterointerfaces containing bathocuproine, I.G. Hill and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 86, 4515 (1999) (PDF)

Organic semiconductor interfaces: electronic structure and transport properties, I.G. Hill, D. Milliron, J. Schwarz and A. Kahn, Proceed. ICSFS-7, Appl. Surf. Sci. 166, 354 (2000) (PDF)

Effect of electrical doping on molecular level alignment at organic-organic heterojunctions, W. Gao and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 4815 (2003) (PDF)

Energy level alignment at organic heterojunctions: role of the charge neutrality level, H. Vazquez, W. Gao, F. Flores and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. B Rapid Communication 71, 041306 (2005) (PDF)

Role of the Charge Neutrality Level at Metal/Organic and Organic/Organic Interfaces, H. Vazquez, F. Flores and A. Kahn, Proc. Int. Symp. Super-Functionality Organic Devices, IPAP Conf. Series 6, 1 (2005) (PDF)

Doping-induced realignment of molecular levels at organic-organic heterojunctions, A. Kahn, W. Zhao, W. Gao, H. Vazquez and F. Flores, Chem. Phys. 325, 129-137 (2006) (PDF)

Energy Level Alignment between 9-Phosphonoanthracene Self Assembled Monolayers and Pentacene, I. G. Hill, J. Hwang, C. Huang, A. Kahn, J. E. McDermott and J. Schwartz, Appl. Phys. Lett. 90, 012109 (2007) (PDF)

Organophosphonate Self-Assembled Monolayers for Gate Dielectric Surface Modification of Pentacene-Based Organic Thin-Film Transistors: A Comparative Study, Joseph E. McDermott, Matthew McDowell, Ian G. Hill, Jaehyung Hwang, Antoine Kahn, Stephen L. Bernasek, and Jeffrey Schwartz, J. Phys. Chem. C 111, 12333 (2007) (PDF)

Substrate-dependent electronic structure of an organic heterojunction, Wei Zhao, Eric Salomon, Qing Zhang, Stephen Barlow, Seth R. Marder and Antoine Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 77, 165336 (2008) (PDF)

Charge transfer at n-doped organic-organic heterojunctions, Wei Zhao and Antoine Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 105, 123711 (2009) (PDF)

Electronic Structure and Dynamics at Organic Donor/Acceptor Interfaces, Xiaoyang Zhu and Antoine Kahn, MRS Bulletin 35, 443 (June 2010) (PDF)

The influence of film morphology in high-mobility small molecule-polymer blend organic transistors, Jeremy Smith, RIchard Hamilton, Yabing Qi, Antoine Kahn, Donal D.C. Bradley, Martin Heeney, Iain McCulloch, Thomas D. Anthopoulos, Adv. Funct. Mater. 20, 2330 (2010) (PDF)

Direct determination of the electronic structure of the poly(e-hexylthiophene) : phenyl-[6,6]-C61 butyric acid methyl ester blend, Zelei Guan, Jongbok Kim, Yueh-Lin Loo, and Antoine Kahn, Org. Elect. 11, 1779 (2010) (PDF)

Electronic structure of the poly(3-hexylthiophene):indene-C60 bisadduct bulk heterojunction, Ze-Lei Guan, Jong Bok Kim, Yueh-Lin Loo, and Antoine Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 110, 043719 (2011) (PDF)

Studies of the optimization of recombination layers for inverted tandem polymer solar cells, Jae Won Shim, Yinhua Zhou, Canek Fuentes-Hernandez, Amir Dinar, Zelei Guan, Hyeunseok Cheun, Antoine Kahn, and Bernard Kippelen, Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells 107, 51(2012) (PDF)

Correlation between interface energetics and open circuit voltage in organic photovoltaic cells, A. Wilke, J. Endres, U. Hormann, J. Niederhausen, R. Schlesinger, J. Frisch, P. Amsalem, J. Wagner, M. Grueber, A. Opitz, A. Vollmer, W. Brutting, A. Kahn and N. Koch, Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 233301 (2012) (PDF)

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A-4. Doping of Organic Molecular Films

Controlled p-type doping of an organic molecular semiconductor, W. Gao and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 79, 4040 (2001) (PDF)

Electronic structure and current injection in zinc phthalocyanine doped with tetrafluorotetracyanoquino-dimethane: interface versus bulk effects, W. Gao and A. Kahn, Organic Electronics 3, 53 (2002) (PDF)

Controlled p-doping of the hole-transport molecular material N,N'-diphenyl-N,N'-bis (1-naphthyl)-1,1'-biphenyl-4,4'-diamine with tetrafluorotetracyanoquinodimethane, W. Gao and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 94, 359 (2003) (PDF)

Effect of electrical doping on molecular level alignment at organic-organic heterojunctions, W. Gao and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 4815 (2003) (PDF)

Electrical doping: impact on interfaces of p-conjugated molecular films, W. Gao and A. Kahn, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 15, S2757-S2770 (2003) (PDF)

Contact Potential Difference Measurements of Doped Organic Molecular Thin Films, C. Chan, W. Gao and A. Kahn, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 22, 1488 (2004) (PDF)

Electrical doping of Poly(9,9-dioctylfluorenyl-2,7-diyl) with tetrafluoro-tetracyanoquinodimethane by solution method, J. Hwang and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 97, 103705 (2005) (PDF)

Enhancement of iridium-based organic light-emitting diodes by spatial doping of the hole transport layer, Y. Wang, W. Gao, S. Braun, W.R. Salaneck, F. Amy, C. Chan and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 193501 (2005) (PDF)

Molecular n-type doping of NTCDA by pyronin B studied by direct and inverse photoemission spectroscopy, C. Chan, E.-G. Kim, J.-L. Bredas and A. Kahn, Adv. Funct. Mat. 16, 831 (2006) (PDF)

Effecient n-type doping of an electron transport material by the controlled gas-phase incorporation of cobaltocene, C. K. Chan, F. Amy, Q. Zhang, S. Barlow, S. Marder and A. Kahn, Chem. Phys. Lett. 431, 67 (2006) (PDF)

Incorporation of cobaltocene as an n-dopant in organic molecular films, C.K. Chan, S. Barlow, Q. Zhang, S.R. Marder, and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 102, 014906 (2007) (PDF)

Decamethylcobaltocene as an efficient n-dopant in organic electronic materials and devices, Calvin K. Chan, Wei Zhao, Stephen Barlow, Seth R. Marder, and Antoine Kahn, Org. Elect. 9, 575 (2008) (PDF)

N-doping of pentacene by decamethylcobaltocene, Calvin K. Chan and Antoine Kahn, Appl. Phys. A 95, 7 (2009) (PDF)

Influence of chemical doping on the performance of organic photovoltaic cells, C.K. Chan, W. Zhao, A. Kahn and I.G. Hill, Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 203306 (2009) (PDF)

P-type doping of organic wide band gap materials by transition metal oxides: a case study on molybdenum trioxide, Michael Krˆger, Sami Hamwi, Jens Meyer, Thomas Riedl, Wolfgang Kowalsky, and Antoine Kahn, Org. Elect. 10, 932 (2009) (PDF)

Isolated molecular dopants in pentacene observed by scanning tunneling microscopy, Sieu Ha and Antoine Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 80, 195410 (2009) (PDF)

A high electron affinity molybdenum compound for p-doping molecular semiconductors, Yabing Qi, Tissa Sajoto, Stephen Barlow, Eung-Gun Kim, Jean-Luc Bredas, Seth R. Marder and Antoine Kahn, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 12530 (2009) (PDF)

A molybdenum dithiolene complex as a p-dopant for organic semiconductors: a detailed study by UPS, IPES, XPS, RBS, and variable-temperature conductivity measurement, Y. Qi, T. Sajoto, M. Kroger, A. Kandabarow, W. Park, S. Barlow, E.-G. Kim, L. Wielunski, L. C. Feldman, R. A. Bartynski, J. L. Bredas, S. R. Marder, and A. Kahn, Chem. Mat. 22, 524 (2010) (PDF)

Remote doping of Pentacene transistors: Control of charge transfer by Molecular Level Engineering, Wei Zhao, Yabing Qi, T. Sajoto, Stephen Barlow, Seth R. Marder, and Antoine Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 123305 (2010) (PDF)

Molecular-scale Properties of MoO3-doped pentacene, Sieu D. Ha, Jens Meyer, and Antoine Kahn, Phys. Rev. B. 82, 155434 (2010) (PDF)

n-Doping of Organic Electronic Materials Using Air-Stable Organometallics, Guo Song, Sang Bok Kim, Swagat Mohapatra, Yabing Qi, Tissa Sajoto, Antoine Kahn, Seth R. Marder, Stephen Barlow, Adv. Mat. 24, 699 (2012) (PDF)

Solution doping of organic semiconductors using air-stable n-dopants , Yabing Qi, Song Guo, Tissa Sajoto, Sang Bok Kim, Swagat Mohapatra, Stephen Barlow, Seth R. Marder, and Antoine Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 083305 (2012) (PDF)

Ultra-low doping in organic semiconductors: evidence of trap filling, Selina Olthof, Swagat K. Mohapatra, Stephen Barlow, Shafigh Mehraeen, Veaceslav Coropceanu, Jean-Luc Bredas, Seth R. Marder, and Antoine Kahn, Phys. Rev. Lett. 109, 176601 (2012) (PDF)

Passivation of trap states in unpurified and purified C60 and its influence on organic field effect transistor performance, Selina Olthof, Sanjeev Singh, Swagat K. Mohapatra, Stephen Barlow, Seth R. Marder, Bernard Kippelen and Antoine Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 253303 (2012) (PDF)

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A-5. Fundamental Optical and Electronic Properties of Organic Molecular Films

Electron-hole interaction energy in the organic molecular semiconductor PTCDA, C.I. Wu, Y. Hirose, H. Sirringhaus and A. Kahn, Chem. Phys. Lett. 272, 43 (1997) (PDF)

Occupied and unoccupied electronic levels in organic p-conjugated molecules: comparison between experiment and theory, I.G. Hill, A. Kahn, J. Cornill, D.A. dos Santos and J.L. Bredas, Chem. Phys. Lett. 317, 444 (2000) (PDF)

Charge separation energy in films of p -conjugated organic molecules, I.G. Hill, A. Kahn, Z.G. Soos and R.A. Pascal, Jr., Chem. Phys. Lett. 327, 181 (2000) (PDF)

Reorganization energy in pentacene, N.E. Gruhn, D.A. Filho, T.G. Bill, M. Malagoli, A. Kahn, and J.L. Bredas, J. Am. Chem. Soc. , 124, 7918 (2002) (PDF)

Electronic polarization at surfaces and thin films of organic molecular crystals: PTCDA, E.V. Tsiper, Z. Soos, W. Gao and A. Kahn, Chem. Phys. Lett. 360, 47 (2002) (PDF)

Contact Potential Difference Measurements of Doped Organic Molecular Thin Films, C. Chan, W. Gao and A. Kahn, J. Vac. Sci. Tech. A 22, 1488 (2004) (PDF)

Study of excited states of fluorinated copper phthalocyanine by inner shell excitation, K.K. Okudaira, H. Setoyama, H. Yagi, K. Mase, S. Kera, A. Kahn and N. Ueno, J. Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 137-140, 137 (2004) (PDF)

Polarization at the gold-pentacene interface, F. Amy, C. Chan and A. Kahn, Organic Electronics 6, 85 (2005) (PDF)

Electron affinities of 1,1-diaryl-2,3,4,5-tetraphenylsiloles: direct measurements and comparison with experimental and theoretical estimates, X. Zhan, C. Risko, F. Amy, C. Chan, W. Zhao, S. Barlow, A. Kahn, J.-L. Bredas, and S. R. Marder, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 127, 9021 (2005) (PDF)

Nanoscale measurements of electronic properties in organic thin film transistors, O. Tal, Y. Rosenwaks, C. Chan, A. Kahn, Y. Roichman and N. Tessler, Proceed. 2005 Spring MRS Symposium

High charge carrier mobility in an amorphous hexaazatrinaphthylene derivative, B.R. Kaafarani, T. Kondo, J. Yu, Q. Zhang, D. Dattilo, C. Risko, S.C. Jones, S. Barlow, B. Domercq, F. Amy, A. Kahn, J.-L. Bredas, B. Kippelen, and S.R. Marder, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 127, 16358 (2005) (PDF)

Direct determination of the hole density of states in doped and undoped amorphous organic films with high lateral resolution, O. Tal, Y. Rosenwaks, Y. Preeznan, N. Tessler, C. Chan and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 256405 (2005) (PDF)

Effective threshold voltage as a measure of molecular levels shift in organic thin film transistors, O. Tal and Y. Rosenwaks, C. K. Chan and A. Kahn, Y. Roichman, Y. Preezant and N. Tessler, Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 043509 (2006) (PDF)

Spectroscopic study on sputtered PEDOT:PSS: role of surface PSS layer, J. Hwang, F. Amy and A. Kahn, Organic Electronics 7, 387 (2006) (PDF)

Synthesis, ionization potentials and electron affinities of hexaazatrinaphthylene derivatives, S. Barlow, Q. Zhang, B. Kaafarani, C. Risko, F. Amy, B. Domercq, T.V. Timofeeva, B. Kippelen, J.-L. Bredas, A. Kahn and S.R. Marder, Chem. Eur. J. 13, 3537 (2007) (PDF)

Evidence of environmental strains on charge injection in silole based organic light emitting diodes, N. Huby and L. Hirsch, L. Aubouy and P. Gerbier, A. Van Der Lee, F. Amy and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 75, 115416 (2007) (PDF)

Measurements of the Einstein Relation in doped and undoped Molecular Thin Films, O. Tal, I. Epstein, O. Baboor, Y. Roichman, Y. Ganot, N. Tessler, C.K Chan, A.Kahn, and Y. Rosenwaks, Phys. Rev. B, Rapid Comm. 77, 201201 (2008) (PDF)

Fluorenyl-substituted siloles: geometric, electronic, optical, and device properties, Xiaowei Zhan, Andreas Haldi, Chad Risko, Calvin Chan, Wei Zhao, Tatiana V. Timofeeva, Zesheng An, Benoit Domercq, Stephen Barlow, Antoine Kahn, Bernard Kippelen, Jean-Luc Bredas, and Seth R. Marder, J. Mater. Chem. 18, 3157 (2008) (PDF)

Electronic and magnetic properties of Ni nanoparticles embedded in various organic matrices, Bjˆrn Br‰uer, Yana Vaynzof, Wei Zhao, Antoine Kahn, Wen Li, Dietrich Zahn, Cesar de Juli·n Fern·ndez, Claudio Sangregorio, and Georgeta Salvan, J. Phys. Chem. B 113, 4565 (2009) (PDF)

How Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Quantum Chemical Studies Can Help Understanding the Magnetic Properties of Molecules: An Example from the Class of Cu(II)-Bis(oxamato) Complexes, Bjˆrn Br‰uer, Mandy Grobosch, Martin Knupfer, Florian Weigend, Yana Vaynzof, Antoine Kahn, and Georgeta Salvan, J. Phys. Chem. B 113, 10051 (2009) (PDF)

Phosphine oxide derivatives as hosts for blue phosphors: A joint theoretical and experimental study of their electronic structure, Dongwook Kim, Seyhan Salman, Veaceslav Coropceanu, Eric Salomon, Asanga B. Padmaperuma, Linda S. Sapochak, Antoine Kahn, and Jean-Luc Bredas, Chem. Mat. 22, 247 (2010) (PDF)

Relative permittivity and Hubbard U of pentacene extracted from STM studies of p-doped films, Sieu D. Ha, Yabing Qi, and Antoine Kahn, Chem. Phys. Lett. 495, 212 (2010) (PDF)

Soluble fullerene derivatives: The effect of electronic structure on transistor performance and air stability , James M. Ball, Ricardo K. M. Bouwer, Floris B. Kooistra, Jarvist M. Frost, Yabing Qi, Ester Buchaca Domingo, Jeremy Smith, Dago M. de Leeuw, Jan C. Hummelen, Jenny Nelson, Antoine Kahn, Natalie Stingelin, Donal D. C. Bradley and Thomas D. Anthopoulos, J. Appl. Phys. 110, 014506 (2011) (PDF)

Hexaazatriphenylene (HAT) versus tri-HAT: The Bigger the Better?, Rafael Juarez, Maria Moreno Oliva, Mar Ramos, Jose Luis Segura, Carlos Aleman, Francisco Rodriguez-Ropero, David Curco, Francisco Montilla, Veaceslav Coropceanu, Jean Luc Bredas, Yabing Qi, Antoine Kahn, M. Carmen Ruiz Delgado, Juan Casado, Juan T. Lopez Navarrete, Chemistry - A European Journal 17, 10312 (2011) (PDF)

Gap states in Pentacene thin film induced by inert gas exposure, Favio Bussolotti, Satoshi Kera, Kazuhiro Kudo, Antoine Kahn and Nobuo Ueno, Phys. Rev. Lett. (2013) (PDF)

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A-6. Molecular Electronics

How do electronic carriers cross alkyl monolayers?, A. Salomon, O. Girshevitz, D. Cahen, T. Boecking, M. Gal, C.K. Chan, F. Amy and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 266807 (2005) (PDF)

Energy level and band alignment for GaAs-alkylthiol monolayer-Hg junctions, from electrical transport and photoemission experiments, G. Nesher, A. Vilan, H. Cohen, D. Cahen, F. Amy, C. Chan, J. Hyung and A. Kahn, J. Phys. Chem. 110, 14363 (2006) (PDF)

Electronic structure of Si(111)-bound alkyl monolayers: theory and experiment, L. Segev, A. Salomon, A. Natan, D. Cahen, L. Kronic, F. Amy, C. Chan and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 74, 165323 (2006) (PDF)

Radiation damage to alkyl chain monolayers on semiconductor substrates investigated by electron spectroscopy, F. Amy, C. K. Chan, W. Zhao, J. Hyung, M. Ono, T. Sueyoshi, S. Kera, G. Nesher, A. Salomon, L. Segev, O. Seitz, H. Shpaisman, A. Scholl, M. Haeming, D. Cahen, L. Kronik, N. Ueno, E. Umbach and A. Kahn, Chem. Phys. B. 110, 21826 (2006) (PDF)

What is the barrier for tunneling through alkyl monolayers? Results from n- and p-Si-C-alkyl/Hg junctions, A. Salomon, O. Seitz, T. Boecking, L. Segev, L. Kronik, F. Amy, C. K. Chan, A. Kahn and D. Cahen, Adv. Mat. 19, 445 (2007) (PDF)

Effect of doping organic monolayers on electronic charge transport, O. Seitz, A. Vilan, H. Cohen, C. Chan, J. Hwang, A. Kahn and D. Cahen, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 129, 7494 (2007) (PDF)

Doping molecular monolayers: effects on electrical transport through alkyl chains on Si, Oliver Seitz, Ayelet Vilan, Hagay Cohen, Jaehyung Hwang, Chen Huang, Marc Haeming, Achim Schoell, Eberhard Umbach, Antoine Kahn, and David Cahen, Adv. Funct. Mat. 18, 2102 (2008) (PDF)

Electronic Transport through Molecular Monolayers: Comparison between Hg / alkoxy & alkyl monolayer / Si (100) junctions, Florent Thieblemont, Oliver Seitz, Ayelet Vilan, Hagai Cohen, Eric Salomon, Antoine Kahn, and David Cahen, Adv. Mat. 20, 3931 (2008) (PDF)

Electrical transport and photoemission experiments of alkylphosphonate monolayers on GaAs, Hagay Shpaisman, Guy Nesher, Ayelet Vilan, Hagai Cohen, David Cahen, Eric Salomon,and Antoine Kahn, J. Phys. Chem. C 113, 3313 (2009) (PDF)

Electronic Band Structure and Ensemble Effect in Monolayers of Linear Molecules investigated by Photoelectron Spectroscopy, M. H‰ming, J. Ziroff, E. Salomon, O. Seitz, D. Cahen, A. Kahn, E. Umbach, A. Schˆll and F. Reinert, Phys. Rev. B 79, 155418 (2009) (PDF)

Molecules on Si: Electronics with Chemistry, Ayelet Vilan, Omer Yaffe, Ariel Biller, Adi Salomon, Antoine Kahn, David Cahen, Adv. Mat. 22, 140 (2010) (PDF)

Hg/molecular monolayer-Si junctions: Electrical interplay between mono-layer properties and semiconductor doping density, OMer Yaffe, Luc Scheres, Lior Segev, Ariel Biller, Izhar Ron, Eric Salomon, Marcel GIesbers, Antoine Kahn, Leeor Kronik, Han Zuilhof, Ayelet Vilan and David Cahen, J. Phys. Chem. 114, 10270 (2010) (PDF)

Energy-level alignment in 4'-substituted 4-stilbene thiolate self-assembled monolayers on gold, Michal Malicki, Georg Heimel, Zelei Guan, Sieu D. Ha, Stephen Barlow, Antoine Kahn, and Seth R. Marder, J. Phys. Chem. C 115, 7487 (2011) (PDF)

Filled and empty states of alkanethiol monolayer on Au (111): Fermi level asymmetry and implications for electron transport, Yabing Qi, Omer Yaffe, Einat Tirosh, Ayelet Vilan, David Cahen, and Antoine Kahn, Chem. Phys. Lett. 511, 344 (2011) (PDF)

Charge transport across metal/molecular (alkyl) monolayer-Si junctions is dominated by the LUMO level, Omer Yaffe, Yabing Qi, Lior Segev, Luc Scheres, Sreenivasa Reddy Puniredd, Tal Ely, Izhar Ron, Hossam Haick, Han Zuilhof, Leeor Kronik, Antoine Kahn, Ayelet Vilan, David Cahen, Phys. Rev. B 85, 045433 (2012) (PDF)

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A-7. Polymer Interfaces

Interface energetics of polyfluorene and fluorene-arylamine copolymers, J. Hwang and A. Kahn, Proc. SPIE Vol. 6333, 633310, Organic Light Emitting Materials and Devices X, Z. Kafafi and F. So Edits. (2006) (PDF)

Spectroscopic study on sputtered PEDOT:PSS: role of surface PSS layer, J. Hwang, F. Amy and A. Kahn, Organic Electronics 7, 387 (2006) (PDF)

Photoelectron spectroscopic study of the electronic band structure of polyfluorene and fluorene-arylamine copolymers at interfaces, J. Hwang, E.-G. Kim, J. Liu, J.-L. Bredas, A. Duggal and A. Kahn, J. Phys. Chem. C 111, 1378 (2007) (PDF)

Enhancement of electron injection into a light-emitting polymer from an aluminum oxide cathode modified by a self-assembled monolayer, Yana Vaynzof, Joseph T. Dennes, Jeffrey Schwartz and Antoine Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 103305 (2008) (PDF)

Hole injection in a model fluorene-triarylamine copolymer, Hon Hang Fong, Alexis Papadimitratos, Jaehyung Hwang, Antoine Kahn and George G. Malliaras, Adv. Funct. Mater. 19, 304 (2009) (PDF)

Surface Dipole Engineering for Conducting Polymers, Will McClain, Peter Florence, Andrew Shu, Antoine Kahn and Jeffrey Schwartz, Org. Electr. 14, 411 (2013) (PDF)

Electronic structure and carrier transport at laminated polymer homojunctions, Andrew Shu, An Dai, He Wang, Yueh-Lin Loo, and Antoine Kahn, Org. Electr. 14, 149 (2013) (PDF)

Photoinduced Hole Transfer Becomes Suppressed with Diminished Driving Force in Polymer-Fullerene Solar Cells While Electron Transfer Remains Active, Guoqiang Ren, Cody W. Schlenker, Eilaf Ahmed, Selvam Subramaniyan, Selina Olthof, Antoine Kahn, David S. Ginger, and Samson A. Jenkhe, Adv. Funct. Mat. 13,1238 (2013) (PDF)

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B. Inorganics

B-1. Surfaces and Interfaces of Inorganic Semiconductors

Surface relaxation of PbTe(100), C.B. Duke, A. Lazarides, A. Paton and A. Kahn, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. 13, 1378 (1995) (PDF)

Chemistry of Al- and Au-ZnSe(100) interfaces, W. Chen, A. Kahn, P. Soukiassian, P. Mangat, J. Gaines, C. Ponzoni and D. Olego, Phys. Rev. B 51, 14265 (1995) (PDF)

Determination of the surface atomic geometry of PbTe(100) by dynamical low energy electron diffraction intensity analysis, A. Lazarides, C.B. Duke, A. Paton and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev. B 52, 14895 (1995) (PDF)

Determination of the Atomic Geometries of the (110) surfaces of CuCl and CuBr by dynamical low energy electron diffraction intensity analysis, C.B. Duke, A. Paton, A. Lazarides and A. Kahn, Phys. Rev B 54 , 14692 (1996) (PDF)

Atomic structure of (100) surfaces of zincblende compound semiconductors, A. Kahn, Surface Review and Letters 3, 1579 (1996)

Bias-dependent imaging of the In-terminated InAs(100) (4x2)-c(8x2) surface by STM: reconstruction and transitional defect, C. Kendrick, A. Kahn and G. LeLay, Phys. Rev. B 54, 17877 (1996) (PDF)

Structural and electronic properties of the Zn0.5Cd 0.5 Se(100) surface, D.Y. Yu, A. Kahn, A. Cavus and M.C. Tamargo, Surf. Sci. 373, 350 (1997) (PDF)

STM investigation of the early stages of ZnSe epitaxy on GaAs(001), S. Ahsan, A. Kahn and M.D. Pashley, Appl. Phys. Lett. 71, 2178 (1997) (PDF)

Structural and spectroscopic investigation of the In-terminated InAs(100) (4x2)/c(8x2) reconstruction, C. Kendrick, G. LeLay and A. Kahn, Surface Review and Letters 5, 229 (1998)

GaN(0001) surfaces: composition and electronic properties, C.I. Wu, A. Kahn, N. Taskar, D. Dorman and D. Gallagher, J. Appl. Phys. 83, 4249 (1998) (PDF)

Investigation of the chemistry and electronic properties of metal/GaN interfaces via photoemission spectroscopy, C.I. Wu and A. Kahn, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 16, 2218 (1998) (PDF)

Electron affinity and secondary electron emission at AlN(0001), C.I. Wu, A. Kahn, E.S. Hellman and D.N.E. Buchanan, Appl. Phys. Lett. 73, 1346 (1998) (PDF)

Electronic states at AlN(0001)-(1x1) surfaces, C.I. Wu and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 74, 546 (1999) (PDF)

Negative electron affinity at the Cs/AlN surface, C.I. Wu and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 74, 1433 (1999) (PDF)

Electronic states and effective negative electron affinity at the cesiated p-GaN surface, C.I. Wu and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 86, 3209 (1999) (PDF)

Negative electron affinity and electron emission at cesiated GaN and AlN surfaces, C.I. Wu and A. Kahn, Appl. Surf. Sci. 162/163 , 250 (2000) (PDF)

Aluminum, Magnesium and Gold Contacts to Contamination Free n-GaN Surfaces, C. Wu, A. Kahn, A.E. Wickenden, D. Koleske, and R.L. Henry, J. Appl. Phys. 89, 425 (2001) (PDF)

Comment on: "The Growth and Properties of Al and AlN Films on GaN(0001)-(1x1)", V.M. Bermudez, C.-I. Wu and A. Kahn, J. Appl. Phys. 89, 1991 (2001) (PDF)

Characterization of GaAs grown by MBE on vicinal Ge(100) substrates, A. Wan and A. Kahn, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 22, 1893 (2004) (PDF)

Hydrogen passivation of germanium (100) surface using wet chemical preparation, S. Rivillon, Y. Chabal, F. Amy and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 253101 (2005) (PDF)

Wet chemical cleaning of germanium surfaces for growth of high-k dielectrics, S. Rivillion-Amy, Y.J. Chabal, F. Amy, A. Kahn, C. Krugg and P. Kirsch, Proceed. Spring 2006 MRS Symposium

Silicon Surface Passivation by an Organic Overlayer of 9,10-Phenanthrenequinone, Sushobhan Avasthi, Yabing Qi, Grigory Vertelov, Jeffrey Schwartz, Antoine Kahn and James C. Sturm, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 222109 (2010) (PDF)

The Origin of Low Water Vapor Transmission Rates through Al2O3/ZrO2 Nanolaminate Gas-Diffusion Barriers Grown by Atomic Layer Deposition, J. Meyer, H. Schmidt, W. Kowalsky, T. Riedl and A. Kahn, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 243308 (2010) (PDF)

Hole-Blocking Titanium-Oxide/Siicon Heterojunction for Photovoltaics, Sushobhan Avasthi, Will McClain, Gabriel Man, Antoine Kahn, Jeffrey Schwartz, and James C. Sturm, Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 203901 (2013) (PDF)

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B-2. High Dielectric Constant Oxides

Surface and interface chemical composition of thin epitaxial SrTiO3 and BaTiO3 films: photoemission investigation, F. Amy, A.S. Wan, A. Kahn, F.J. Walker and R.A. McKee, J. Appl. Phys. 96, 1601 (2004) (PDF)

Measurement of band offset at the SrTiO3 and BaTiO3 / Si(100) heterojunction, F. Amy, A.S. Wan, A. Kahn, F.J. Walker, and R.A. McKee J. Appl. Phys. 96, 1635 (2004) (PDF)

Wet chemical cleaning of germanium surfaces for growth of high-k dielectrics, S. Rivillon-Amy, Y. J. Chabal, F. Amy, A. Kahn, C. Krugg, and P. Kirsch, Proceed. Spring 2006 MRS Symposium

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B-3. Surface and Interface Physics

Electron energetics at surfaces & interfaces: concepts and experiments, D. Cahen and A. Kahn, Adv. Mat. 15, 271 (2003) (PDF)

Electron spectra of a self-assembled monolayer on gold: inverse photoemission and two-photon photoemission spectroscopy, N.J. Watkins, C.D. Zangmeister, C.K. Chan, W. Zhao, D. Corley, J.M. Tour, A. Kahn and R.D. van Zee, Chem. Phys. Lett. 446, 359 (2007) (PDF)

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C. Other Topics

Self-passivated copper gates for thin film silicon transistors, H. Sirringhaus, S.D. Theiss, A. Kahn and S. Wagner, Proceed. AMLCD Conference, Kobe, Japan November 1996

Self-passivated copper gates for thin film silicon transistors, H. Sirringhaus, S.D. Theiss, A. Kahn and S. Wagner, IEEE Electron Device Lett. 18, 388 (1997) (PDF)

Self-passivated copper gates for thin film amorphous silicon transistors, H. Sirringhaus, A. Kahn, S.D. Theiss and S. Wagner, Proceedings of the Materials Research Society Symposium, W.L. Warren, R.A.B. Devine, M. Matsumura, S. Cristoloveanu, Y. Homma and J. Kanicki edits., 446 , 59 (1997)

Self-passivated copper gates for amorphous silicon thin film transistors, H. Sirringhaus, A. Kahn and S. Wagner, SPIE 3014 , 62 (1997) (PDF)

Device technology for lightweight panoramic displays, S.J. Fonash, O. Awadelkarim, J.L. Crowley, T.N. Jackson, A. Kahn, J.C. Sturm and S. Wagner, Cockpit Display IV: Flat Panel Display for Defense Applications, Proc. of SPIE 3057, 570 (1997)

Industry/University teaming for display research, J.L. Crowley, O. Awadelkarim, S.J. Fonash, T.N. Jackson, T.M. Peterson, J.C. Sturm, A. Kahn and S. Wagner, Cockpit Display IV: Flat Panel Display for Defense Applications, Proc. of SPIE 3057, 60 (1997)

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