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Prof Ifor Samuel

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Prof Ifor Samuel
School of Physics & Astronomy
University of St Andrews
North Haugh
St Andrews KY16 9SS
Scotland, UK

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Room 209
Phone 3114
Lab 287
Lab Phone
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Recent publications:

Zhang, S, Martins, ER, Diyaf, AG, Wilson, JIB , Turnbull, GA & Samuel, IDW 2015, ' Calculation of the emission power distribution of microstructured OLEDs using the reciprocity theorem ' Synthetic Metals , vol 205, pp. 127-133.
Ebenhoch, B, Thomson, SAJ, Genevicius, K, Juska, G & Samuel, IDW 2015, ' Charge carrier mobility of the organic photovoltaic materials PTB7 and PC 71 BM and its influence on device performance ' Organic Electronics , vol 22, pp. 62-68.
Wong, MY , Xie, G , Tourbillon, C, Sandroni, M , Cordes, DB , Slawin, AMZ , Samuel, IDW & Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' Formylated chloro-bridged iridium(III) dimers as OLED materials: opening up new possibilities ' Dalton Transactions , vol 44, no. 18.
Denis, J-C, Schumacher, S , Hedley, GJ , Ruseckas, A , Morawska, PO, Wang, Y, Allard, S, Scherf, U , Turnbull, GA , Samuel, IDW & Galbraith, I 2015, ' Subpicosecond exciton dynamics in polyfluorene films from experiment and microscopic theory ' Journal of Physical Chemistry C , vol 119, no. 18, pp. 9734-9744.
Ward, AJ , Ruseckas, A , Kareem, MM, Ebenhoch, B, Serrano, LA, Al-Eid, M, Fitzpatrick, B, Rotello, VM, Cooke, G & Samuel, IDW 2015, ' The impact of driving force on electron transfer rates in photovoltaic donor-acceptor blends ' Advanced Materials , vol 27, no. 15, pp. 2496?2500.

Current PhD Projects offered:

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  • Exciton Diffusion in Organic Semiconductors
  • Ultrafast Photophysics of Organic Semiconductors
  • Polaritons in organic semiconductor microcavities
  • Organic light-emitting diodes
  • Organic Solar Cells
  • Plastic Lasers
  • Hybrid nanophotonics for visible light communications
  • Single-molecule TIRF and FCS spectroscopy of protein-lipid interactions involved in Alzheimer's disease
  • Single Molecule Spectroscopy of Semiconducting Polymers
  • Polaritons in organic semiconductor microcavities