Regioregular poly(3-hexyl) selenophene: a low band gap organic hole transporting polymer

Martin Heeney, Weimin Zhang, David J. Crouch, Michael L. Chabinyc, Sergey Gordeyev, Rick Hamilton, Simon J. Higgins, Iain McCulloch, Peter Skabara, David Sparrowe, Steve Tierney

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Describes the synthesis of regioregular poly(3-hexyl)selenophene is reported, and its optical and electrical properties are compared to those of regioregular poly(3-hexyl)thiophene.
Original languageUndefined/Unknown
Pages (from-to)5061-5063
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number47
Publication statusPublished - 2007


  • poly(3-hexyl) selenophene
  • organic hole
  • polymers

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