Band-To-Band Transitions in Poly (Phenyl Methyl Silane)

Abstract

We have measured the quantum efficiency for carrier generation as a function of photon energy and the electroabsorption spectrum in poly (phenyl methyl silane). The experimental data are consistent with a band gap of about 4.6 eV. A strong absorption peak which is observed at 3.7 eV is shown to be an exciton band.

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Kepler, R.G., Zeigler, J.M. Band-To-Band Transitions in Poly (Phenyl Methyl Silane). MRS Online Proceedings Library 173, 453–457 (1989). https://doi.org/10.1557/PROC-173-453

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