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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:

Sajjad, MT , Ward, AJ, Kästner, C , Ruseckas, A , Hoppe, H & Samuel, IDW 2015, ' Controlling exciton diffusion and fullerene distribution in photovoltaic blends by side chain modification ' Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters , vol 6, no. 15, pp. 3054-3060.
Hasan, K , Bansal, AK , Samuel, IDW , Roldán-Carmona, C, Bolink , H & Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' Tuning the emission of cationic iridium (III) complexes towards the red through methoxy substitution of the cyclometalating ligand ' Scientific Reports , vol 5.
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.
Shavaleev, NM , Xie, G , Varghese, S , Cordes, DB , Slawin, AMZ , Momblona, C, Ortí, E, Bolink, HJ , Samuel, IDW & Zysman-Colman, E 2015, ' Green phosphorescence and electroluminescence of sulfur pentafluoride-functionalized cationic iridium(III) complexes ' Inorganic Chemistry , vol 54, no. 12, pp. 5907?5914.

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