Publications

O’Connor Google Scholar

(Updated 02/2017)

1. R. Yang, P. Sen, B.T. O’Connor, MW. Kudenov, Intrinsic coincident full-Stokes polarimeter using stracked organic photovoltaics, Applied Optics, 56, 1768, 2017. link

2. B.T. O’Connor, O.M. Awartani, N. Balar, Morphological considerations of organic films for flexible and stretchable devices,  MRS Bulletin, 42, 2, 2017. link

3. T. Sun, J.I. Scott, M. Wang, R.J. Kline, G. Bazan, B.T. O’Connor, Plastic Deformation of Polymer Blends as a Means to Achieve Stretchable Organic Transistors, Advanced Electronic Materials, 3, 1, 2017.  link

4. L. Ye, Y. Xiong, H. Yao, A.G. Dinku, H. Zhang, S. Li, M. Ghasemi, N. Balar, A. Hunt, B.T. O’Connor, J. Hou, H. Ade, Blade-Coating in Air from Food Additive Solvent Yield High Performance Organic Photovoltaic Cells, Chem. Mat, 28, 7451, 2016. link

5. S. Gupta Roy, O.M. Awartani, P. Sen, B.T. O’Connor, M.W. Kudenov, Intrinsic coincident linear polarimetry using stacked organic photovoltaics, Optics Express, 24, 13, 2016. link

6. J.I. Scott, X. Xue, M. Wang, R.J. Kline, B.C. Hoffman, D. Dougherty, C. Zhou, G. Bazan, B.T. O’Connor, Significantly Increasing the Ductility of High Performance Polymer Semiconductors Though Polymer Blending, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 8, 1403, 2016. link

7. B. Zhao, O. Awartani, B. O’Connor, M. Zikry, A direct correlation of x-ray diffraction orientation distributions to the in-plane stiffness of semi-crystalline organic semiconducting films, Applied Physics Letters, 108, 181902, 2016. link

8. M. Antonik, B.T. O’Connor, S. Ferguson, Performance and Design Comparison of a Bulk Thermoelectric Cooler with a Hybrid Architecture, ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, 8, 021022, 2016. DOI:10.1115/1.4032637 link

9. B. Zhao, O. Awartani, B. O’Connor, M.A. Zikry, Microstructural Behavior and Failure Mechanisms of Organic Semicrystalline Thin Film Blends, Journal of Polymer Science, Part B: Polymer Physics, 54, 896, 2016. link

10. O.M. Awartani, B. Zhao, T. Curie, R.J. Kline, M.A. Zikry, B.T. O’Connor, Anisotropic elastic modulus of oriented regioregular poly(3-hexylthiophene) films, Macromolecules, 49, 327, 2016. link

11. X. Xue, G. Chandler, X. Zhang, R.J. Kline, Z. Fie, M. Heeney, P.J. Diemer, O.D. Jurchescu, B.T. O’Connor, Oriented Liquid crystalline polymer Semiconductor films with large ordered domains, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 7, 26726, 2015.link

12. T. Sun, J.L. Peavey, M.D. Shelby, S. Ferguson, B.T. O’Connor, Heat shrink formation of a corrugated thin film thermoelectric generator, Energy Conversion and Management, 103, 674, 2015. link

13. B. Kitchen, O. Awartani, R.J. Kline, T. McAfee, H. Ade, B.T. O’Connor, Tuning open-circuit voltage in organic solar cells with molecular orientation, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 7, 13208, 2015. link

14. O. Owoyele, S. Ferguson, B.T. O’Connor, Performance analysis of a thermoelectric cooler with a corrugated architecture, Applied Energy, 147, 184, 2015. link

15. O. Awartani, M.W. Kudenov, R.J. Kline, B.T. O’Connor, In-plane alignment in organic solar cells to probe the morphological dependence of charge recombination, Advanced Functional Materials, 25, 1296, 2015. link

16. O. Awartani, M.W. Kudenov, B.T. O’Connor, Organic photovoltaic cells with controlled polarization sensitivity, Applied Physics Letters, 104, 093306, 2014. link

17. B.T. O’Connor, O.G. Reid, X. Zhang, R.J. Kline, L.J. Richter, D.J. Gundlach, D.M. DeLongchamp, M.F. Toney, N. Kopidakis, G. Rumbles, Morphological origin of charge transport anisotropy in aligned polythiophene thin films, Advanced Functional Materials, 24, 3422, 2014. link

18. D. Gargi, R.J. Kline, D.M. DeLongchamp, D.A. Fischer, M.F. Toney, B.T. O’Connor, Charge transport in highly face-on poly(3-hexylthiophene) films, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117, 17421, 2013. link

19. O. Awartani, B.I. Lemanski, H. Ro, L.J. Richter, D.M. DeLongchamp, B.T. O’Connor, Correlating stiffness, ductility, and morphology of polymer:fullerene films for solar cell applications, Advanced Energy Materials, 3, 3, 2013. link

20. H. Ro, B. Akgun, B.T. O’Connor, M. HHammond, R.J. Kline, C.R. Snyder, S.K. Satija, A.L. Ayzner, M.F. Toney, C.L. Soles, D.M. DeLongchamp, Poly(3-hexylthiophene) and [6,6]-Phenyl-C-61-butyric Acid Methyl Ester mixing in organic solar cells, Macromolecules, 45, 6587-6599, 2012. link

21. B. O’Connor, R.J. Kline, B.R. Conrad, L.J. Richter, D. Gundlach, M.F. Toney, D.M. DeLongchamp, Anisotropic structure and charge transport in highly strain-aligned regioregular poly(3-hexylthiophene), Advanced Functional Materials, 21, 3697, 2011. link

22. B. O’Connor, E.P. Chan, C. Chan, B.R. Conrad, L.J. Richter, R.J. Kline, M. Heeney, I. McCulloch, C.L. Soles, D.M. DeLongchamp, Correlations between mechanical and electrical properties of polythiophenes. ACS Nano, 4, 12, 2010. link

23. B. O’Connor, D. Nothern, K.P. Pipe, M. Shtein, High efficiency, broadband solar cell architectures based on arrays of volumetrically distributed narrowband photovoltaic fibers. Optics Express, 18, 103, 2010. link

24. K.H. An, B. O’Connor, K.P. Pipe, M. Shtein, Organic photodetector with spectral response tunable across the visible spectrum by means of internal optical microcavity. Organic Electronics, 10, 1152, 2009. link

25. B. O’Connor, C. Haughn, K.H. An, K.P. Pipe, M. Shtein, Transparent and conductive electrodes based on unpatterned, thin metal films. Applied Physics Letters, 93, 223304, 2008. link

26. K.H. An, B. O’Connor, Y. Zhao, K.P. Pipe, M. Shtein, Scanning optical probe microscope with sub-micrometer resolution using an organic photodetector. Applied Physics Letters 93, 033311, 2008. link

27. B. O’Connor, K.P. Pipe, M. Shtein, Fiber based organic photovoltaic devices. Applied Physics Letters 92, 193306, 2008.link

28. Y. Zhao, K.H. An, S. Chen, B. O’Connor, K.P. Pipe, M. Shtein, Localized current injection and submicron organic light-emitting device on a pyramidal atomic force microscopy tip. Nano Letters 7, 3645, 2007. link

29. B. O’Connor, K.H. An, Y. Zhao, K.P. Pipe, M. Shtein, Fiber shaped organic light emitting device. Advanced Materials 19, 3897, 2007. link

30. B. O’Connor, K.H. An, Y. Zhao, K.P. Pipe, M. Shtein, Enhanced optical field intensity distribution in organic photovoltaics using external coatings. Applied Physics Letters 89, 233502, 2006. link

31. K.H. An, B. O’Connor, Y. Zhao, K.P. Pipe, M. Shtein, Organic light emitting device on a scanning probe cantilever. Applied Physics Letters 89, 111117, 2006. link