Publications (2014 - 2017)


The role of donor polymer and PEDOT:PSS formulation on adhesion processes in inverted organic solar cells  Alberto Gregori, Aurélien Tournebize, Stefan Schumann, Heiko Peisert, Roger C. Hiorns, Thomas Chassé, Christine Lartigau-Dagron, Ahmed Allal, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 174 (2018) 25-33. 


Influence of the Fluorination of CoPc on the Interfacial Electronic Structure of the Coordinated Metal Ion  David Balle, Hilmar Adler, Peter Grüninger, Reimer Karstens, Ruslan Ovsyannikov, Erika Giangrisostomi , Thomas Chassé, Heiko Peisert, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C,  121 (2017) 18564–18574. 


The role of the density of interface states in interfacial energy level alignment of PTCDA  Mahdi Samadi Khoshkhoo, Heiko Peisert, Thomas Chassé, Marcus Scheele, Organic Electronics,  49 (2017) 249-254. 


Oligo- and Poly(fullerene)s for Photovoltaic Applications: Modelled Electronic Behaviours and Synthesis  Hugo Santos Silva, Hasina H. Ramanitra, Bruna A. Bregadiolli, Didier Bégué, Carlos F. O. Graeff, Christine Dagron-Lartigau, Heiko Peisert, Thomas Chassé, Roger C. Hiorns, Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry,  55 (2017) 1345-1355 . 


STM tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy and the investigation of doped graphene  Jan Rogalski, Kai Braun, Anke Horneber, Marius van den Berg, Johannes Uihlein, Heiko Peisert, Thomas Chassé, Alfred J. Meixner, Dai Zhang,   Vibrational Spectroscopy,   91  (2017)  128–135. 


Chemical Reaction of Polar Phthalocyanines on Silver: Chloroaluminum Phthalocyanine and Fluoroaluminum Phthalocyanine  Małgorzata Polek, Florian Latteyer, Tamara V. Basova, Fotini Petraki, Umut Aygül, Johannes Uihlein, Peter Nagel, Michael Merz, Stefan Schuppler, Thomas Chassé, Heiko Peisert, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C,  120 (2016) 24715–24723. 


Controlling the interface energetics of PCPDTBT by p-doping  Milutin Ivanović, Heiko Peisert, Thomas Chassé, Organic Electronics,  39 (2016) 267-271.  


Unraveling the Mark of Surface Defects on a Spinterface: the Nitronyl Nitroxide/TiO2(110) interface R. Kakavandi, A. Calzolari, Y. B. Borozdina, P. Ravat, T. Chassé, M. Baumgarten, M. B. Casu,  Nano Research,  (2016)  3515–3527. 


Increased thermal stabilization of polymer photovoltaic cells with oligomeric PCBM  Hasina H. Ramanitra, Simon A. Dowland, Bruna A. Bregadiolli, Michael Salvador, Hugo Santos Silva, Didier Bégué, Carlos F. O. Graeff, Heiko Peisert, Thomas Chassé, Sambatra Rajoelson, Andres Osvet, Christoph J. Brabec, Hans-Joachim Egelhaaf, Graham E. Morse, Andreas Distler, Roger C. Hiorns,   Journal of Materials Chemistry C,   (2016)  8121-8129. 


Photodegradation of Si-PCPDTBT:PCBM active layer for organic solar cells applications: a surface and bulk investigation.  Aurélien Tournebize, Mamadou Seck, Andrej Vincze, Andreas Distler, Hans-Joachim Egelhaaf, Christoph J. Brabec, Agnès Rivaton, Heiko Peisert, Thomas Chassé,  Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells,   157   (2016)   323–330.  


Electronic structure and self-organization properties of low band gap polymers: The effect of the introduction of additional thiophene moieties  Milutin Ivanović, Umut Aygül, Ulf Dettinger, Aurélien Tournebize, Małgorzata Polek, David Batchelor, Stefan Mangold, Michael Forster, Ullrich Scherf, Heiko Peisert, Thomas Chassé,  Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells,  157  (2016)  286-294. 


Solution-Processed Two-Dimensional Ultrathin InSe Nanosheets Jannika Lauth, Friederieke E. S. Gorris, Mahdi Samadi Khoshkhoo, Thomas Chassé, Wiebke Friedrich, Vera Lebedeva, Andreas Meyer, Christian Klinke, Andreas Kornowski, Marcus Scheele, and Horst Weller Chemistry of Materials 28 (2016), 1728-1736.


A Derivative of the Blatter Radical as a Potential Metal-Free Magnet for Stable Thin Films and Interfaces F. Ciccullo, N. M. Gallagher, O. Geladari, T. Chassé, A. Rajca, M. B. Casu ACS Applied materials & Interfaces 8 (2016) 1805.


Interplay between solution-processing and electronic properties in metal-free organic magnets based on a TEMPO pentacene derivative C. Arantes, E. Chernick, M. Gruber, M. L. Rocco, T. Chassé, R. R. Tykwinski, M. B. Casu J. Phys.. Chem. C 120 (2016) 3289.


Insight into the orientation of LBG polymer films by XANES experiment and calculation D.R. Batchelor, U. Aygül, U. Dettinger, M. Ivanovic, A. Tournebize, S. Mangold, M. Forster, U. Scherf, H. Peisert, T. Chassé  European Polymer Journal,  81  (2016)  686–693.


Intercorrelation of Electronic, Structural and Morphological Properties in Nanorods of 2,3,9,10-tetrafluoropentacene S.-A. Savu, A. Sonström, R. Bula, H. F. Bettinger, T. Chassé, M. B. Casu ACS Applied materials & Interfaces 7 (2015) 19774.


Straightforward Generation of Pillared, Microporous Graphene Frameworks for Use in Supercapacitors Yuan, K., Xu, Y., Uihlein, J., Brunklaus, G., Shi, L., Heiderhoff, R., Que, M., Forster, M., Chassé, T., Pichler, T., Riedl, T., Chen, Y. and Scherf, U.  Adv. Mater., 27 (2015) 6714–6721.


Toward Conductive Mesocrystalline Assemblies: PbS Nanocrystals Cross-Linked with Tetrathiafulvalene Dicarboxylate Alexander André, Danylo Zherebetskyy, David Hanifi, Bo He, Mahdi Samadi Khoshkhoo, Maciej Jankowski, Thomas Chassé, Lin-Wang Wang, Frank Schreiber, Alberto Salleo, Yi Liu, and Marcus Scheele Chemistry of Materials 27 (2015), 8105-8115.


Fingerprint of fractional charge transfer at the metal/organic interface  S.-A. Savu, G. Biddau, L. Pardini, R. Bula, H. F. Bettinger, C. Draxl, T. Chassé, M. B. Casu J. Phys. Chem. C 119 (2015) 12538. 


Carbon nanotube/polyaniline nanocomposites: Electronic structure, doping level and morphology investigations R.V. Salvatierra, G. Zitzer, S.-A. Savu, A. P. Alves, A. J. G. Zarbin, T. Chassé, M. B. Casu, M. L. M. Rocco, Synthetic Metals 203 (2015) 16-21.


Chemisorption, morphology, and structure of n-type perylene diimide derivatives at the interface with gold: influence on devices from thin films to single molecules F. Ciccullo, S.-A. Savu, A. Gerbi, M. Bauer, R. Ovsyannikov, A. Cassinese, T. Chassé, M. B. Casu,Chem Eur J 21  (2015)  3766.


The effect of polymer solubilizing side-chains on solar cell stability Graham E. Morse, Aurelien Tournebize, Agnes Rivaton, Thomas Chasse, Christine Taviot-Gueho, Nicolas Blouin, Owen R. Lozmana and Steven Tierneya  Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys. 17 (2015) 11884.


Extending the Toolbox for Gas Sensor Research: Operando UV/vis Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy on SnO2-Based Gas Sensors  David Degler, Natascha Barz, Ulf Dettinger, Heiko Peisert, Thomas Chassé, Udo Weimar and Nicolae Barsan  Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical  224  (2016)  256–259. 


Transition Metal Phthalocyanines on Transition Metal Oxides: Iron and Cobalt Phthalocyanine on Epitaxial MnO and TiOx Films Mathias Glaser, Heiko Peisert, Hilmar Adler, Małgorzata Polek, Johannes Uihlein, Peter Nagel, Michael Merz, Stefan Schuppler, Thomas Chassé  J. Phys. Chem. C  119  (2015)  27569–27579. 


Self-aligned placement and detection of quantum dots on the tips of individual conical plasmonic nanostructures Julia Fulmes, Regina Jäger, Annika Bräuer, Christian Schäfer, Sebastian Jäger, Dominik A. Gollmer, Andreas Horrer, Elke Nadler, Thomas Chassé, Dai Zhang, Alfred J. Meixner, Dieter P. Kerna and Monika Fleischer Nanoscale   (2015) 14691-14696.


Enhancement of Radiative Plasmon Decay by Hot Electron Tunneling Xiao Wang, Kai Braun, Dai Zhang, Heiko Peisert, Hilmar Adler, Thomas Chasse, and Alfred J. Meixner ACS Nano  9  (2015)  8176–8183.


Tailoring block-copolyesters by reactive blending of polyethylene terephthalate and polyethylene naphthalate using statistical design of experiments S. Röhner, B. Geyer, S. Gad’on, A. Kandelbauer, T. Chassé, G. Lorenz Journal of Applied Polymer Science  132  (2015)  41997. 


Influence of Graphene on Charge Transfer between CoPc and Metals: The Role of Graphene-Substrate Coupling J. Uihlein, M. Polek, M. Glaser, H. Adler, R. Ovsyannikov, M. Bauer, M. Ivanovic, A. Preobrajenski, A. Generalov, T. Chasse, H. Peisert The Journal of Physical Chemistry C  119  (2015)  15240–15247. 


The Crucial Role of Confined Residual Additives on the Photostability of P3HT:PCBM Active Layers A. Tournebize, A. Rivaton, H. Peisert, T. Chassé The Journal of Physical Chemistry C  119  (2015)  9142-9148. 


Superluminescence from an optically pumped molecular tunneling junction by injection of plasmon induced hot electrons Kai Braun, Xiao Wang, Andreas M. Kern, Hilmar Adler, Heiko Peisert, Thomas Chassé, Dai Zhang, Alfred J. Meixner Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology   (2015)  1100-1106. 


Interface Properties of VOPc on Ni(111) and Graphene/Ni(111): Orientation Dependent Charge Transfer H. Adler, M. Paszkiewicz, J. Uihlein, M. Polek, R. Ovsyannikov, T. Basova, T. Chassé, H. Peisert The Journal of Physical Chemistry C  119  (2015)  8755–8762.  


FTIR study of the Impact of PC[60]BM on the photo-degradation of the low band gap polymer PCPDTBT under O2 environment U. Dettinger, H.-J. Egelhaaf, C. J. Brabec, F. Latteyer, H. Peisert, T. Chassé Chemistry of Materials  27  (2015)  2299–2308. 


Electronic structure at transition metal phthalocyanine- transition metal oxide interfaces: Cobalt phthalocyanine on epitaxial MnO films M. Glaser, H. Peisert, H. Adler, U. Aygül, M. Ivanovic, P. Nagel, M. Merz, S. Schuppler, T. Chassé The Journal of Chemical Physics  142  (2015)  101918. 


Charge transfer between transition metal phthalocyanines and metal substrates: The role of the transition metal H. Peisert, J. Uihlein, F. Petraki T. Chassé Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena  204  (2015)  49-60.  


Characterization of the degradation process of Si-PCPDTBT:PC70BM(1:2) blend layers deposited on ITO/glass substrate M. Seck, A. Vincze, A. Satka, D. Hasko, F. Uherek, A. Tournebize, H. Peisert, T. Chassé Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells  132  (2015)  210–214. 


Photodegradation of C-PCPDTBT and Si-PCPDTBT - Influence of the bridging atom on the stability of a low band gap polymer for solar cell application U. Aygül, H.-J. Egelhaaf, P. Nagel, M. Merz, S. Schuppler, K. Eichele, H. Peisert, T. Chassé ChemPhysChem  16  (2015)  428-435.


Strong Interaction of MnPc on Ni(111) - Influence of Graphene Buffer Layer J. Uihlein, H. Peisert, H. Adler, M. Glaser, M. Polek, R. Ovsyannikov, M. Bauer, T. Chassé J. Phys. Chem.   118  (2014)  28671–28678. 


Molecular Organization in the Thin Films of Gallium(III) Phthalocyanine Chloride and its µ-(oxo)dimer: Optical Spectroscopy and XPS Study T. V. Basova, V. G. Kiselev, F. Latteyer, H. Peisert, T. Chassé Applied Surface Science  322  (2014)  242-248. 


A universal route to improving conjugated macromolecule photostability H. Santos Silva, A. Tournebize, D. Bégué, H. Peisert, T. Chassé, J. -L. Gardette, S. Thérias, A. Rivaton, R. C. Hiorns RSC Advances   (2014)  54919-54923.  


Molecular Orientation in Polymer/Fullerene Blend Films and the Influence of Annealing U. Aygül, H. Peisert, D. Batchelor, U. Dettinger, M. Ivanovic, A. Tournebize, S. Mangold, M. Förster, I. Dumsch, S. Kowalski, S. Allard, U. Scherf, T. Chassé Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells  128  (2014)  119-125. 


The Interface Between FePc and Ni(111): Influence of Graphene Buffer Layers J. Uihlein, H. Peisert, H. Adler, M. Glaser, M. Polek, R. Ovsyannikov, T. Chassé The Journal of Physical Chemistry C  118  (2014)  10106-10112. 


CoPc and CoPcF16 on gold: Site specific charge transfer processes F. Petraki, H. Peisert, J. Uihlein, U. Aygül, T. Chassé Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology  (2014)  524–531.