Antonio Facchetti

Adjunct Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
Northwestern University
Journal Editor of Organic Photonics and Photovoltaics

Fields of interest: 

Organic semiconductors and dielectrics for thin-film transistors, Conducting polymers, Molecular electronics, Organic second- and third order nonlinear optical materials, and organic photovoltaics.

Recent publications:

Boudinet D., Benwadih M., Altazin S., Verilhac J., De Vito E., Serbutoviez C., Horowitz G., Facchetti A.,
Influence of the Substrate Surface Chemistry on the Performance of Top-gate Organic Thin-Film Transistors,
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011, 133, 9968-9971.

Kim M.G., Kanatzidis M., Facchetti A., Marks T. J.,
Low Temperature Fabrication of Metal Oxide Thin-Film Electronics via Combustion Processing,
Nature Mater. 2011, 10(5), 382-388.

Motiei L., Yao Y., Choudhury J., Yan H.,Van der Boom M. E., Facchetti A.,
Self-Propagating Molecular Assemblies as Interlayers for Efficient Inverted Bulk-Heterojunction Solar Cells,
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132, 12528-12530.

Steyrleuthner R., Schubert M., Jaiser F., Blakesley J. C., Chen Z., Facchetti A., Neher D.,
Bulk Electron Transport and Charge Injection in a High Mobility n-Type Semiconducting Polymer,
Adv. Mater. 2010, 22, 2799-2803.

Capelli R., Toffanin S., Generali G., Usta H., Facchetti A., Muccini M.,
Organic light-emitting transistors with an efficiency that outperforms the equivalent light-emitting diodes,
Nature Mater. 2010, 9, 496-503.

Yan H., Chen Z., Zheng Y., Newman C. E., Quin J. Dolz, F., Kastler M., Facchetti A.,
A high-mobility electron-transporting polymer for printed transistors,
Nature 2009, 457, 679-686.

Rivnay J., Jimison L. H., Northrup J. E., Toney M. F., Noriega R., Lu S., Marks T.J., Facchetti A., Salleo A.,
Large modulation of carrier transport by grain-boundary molecular packing and microstructure in organic thin films,
Nature Mater. 2009, 8(12), 952-958.

Yan H., Zheng Y., Blache R., Newman C., Lu S., Woerle J., Facchetti A.,
Solution Processed Top-Gate n-Channel Transistors and Complementary Circuits on Plastics Operating in Ambient,
Adv. Mater. 2008, 20, 3393-3398.

Facchetti, A.,
Semiconducting Materials for Organic Field-Effect Transistors,
Materials Today 2007, 10, 28.

Kim C., Facchetti A., Marks T. J.,
Polymer Gate Dielectric Viscoelasticity Modulates Pentacene Transistor Performance,
Science 2007, 318, 76-80.