Research on Chemical Intermediates

, Volume 35, Issue 4, pp 531–541 | Cite as

Computer simulation of geminate recombination in non-crystalline polymer solids

  • Mariusz Wojcik
  • M. Tachiya


A computer simulation method is applied to model geminate charge recombination in non-crystalline polymer solids that exhibit charge transport anisotropy due to different intra- and interchain hopping rates. We investigate how the electron escape probability is affected by both the degree of charge transport anisotropy and morphology of polymer systems.


Anisotropy Charge transport anisotropy   Interchain hopping rates Intrachain hopping rates 



This work was supported by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of Poland (Grant No. N204 080 32/2232).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Applied Radiation ChemistryTechnical University of LodzLodzPoland
  2. 2.National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), AIST Tsukuba Research CenterTsukubaJapan

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