Electronic Structure of Heterocyclic Ring Chain Polymers

G. Brocks, A.E.M. Tol, Arie Tol

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The band gaps, ionization potentials and electron affinities of conjugated chain polymers comprising heterocyclic aromatic rings are studied systematically as a function of atomic substitutions with N, O and S using first principles density functional calculations.
Original languageUndefined
Pages (from-to)516-517
Number of pages2
JournalSynthetic metals
Issue number101
Publication statusPublished - 1999


  • Polypyrrole and derivatives
  • Polythiophene and derivatives
  • IR-74192
  • Local density approximations
  • METIS-128728
  • Density functional calculations

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