One-pot [1+1+1] synthesis of dithieno[2,3-b:3′,2′-d]thiophene (DTT) and their functionalized derivatives for organic thin-film transistors

Ming Chou Chen*, Yen Ju Chiang, Choongik Kim, Yue Jhih Guo, Sheng Yu Chen, You Jhih Liang, Yu Wen Huang, Tarng Shiang Hu, Gene Hsiang Lee, Antonio Facchetti, Tobin Jay Marks

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Abstract

A facile one-pot [1+1+1] synthesis of dithieno[2,3-b:3′,2′-d] thiophene (DTT; 1) has been achieved, enabling the efficient realization of a new DTT-based semiconductor series for organic thin-film transistors (OTFTs).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1846-1848
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number14
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 25 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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    Chen, M. C., Chiang, Y. J., Kim, C., Guo, Y. J., Chen, S. Y., Liang, Y. J., Huang, Y. W., Hu, T. S., Lee, G. H., Facchetti, A., & Marks, T. J. (2009). One-pot [1+1+1] synthesis of dithieno[2,3-b:3′,2′-d]thiophene (DTT) and their functionalized derivatives for organic thin-film transistors. Chemical Communications, (14), 1846-1848. https://doi.org/10.1039/b820621j