Chemical doping into nanocrystals of poly(diacetylene)

Koichi Baba, Hitoshi Kasai, Yoshikazu Shinohara, Shuji Okada, Hidetoshi Oikawa, Hiro Matsuda, Hachiro Nakanishi

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We investigated the chemical doping into poly(diacetylene) crystals, and found that nanocrystals of poly(diacetylene) can be doped because of a softened crystalline lattice, resulting in a conductivity of ca. (1.3 ± 0.8) × 10-2S/cm, which is close to the highest value ever reported for chemically doped poly(diacetylene) crystals.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3769-3771
Number of pages3
JournalJapanese Journal of Applied Physics
Issue number5 PART 1
Publication statusPublished - 2008 May 16


  • Chemical doping
  • Electrical conductivity
  • Nanocrystals
  • Poly(diacetylene)
  • Reprecipitation-microwave-irradiation method


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