Natalie Stingelin

Reader in Functional Organic Materials
Imperial College London

Fields of interest

Micropatterning of organic materials, organic electronics, applied physical chemistry of organic materials, multifunctional inorganic/organic hybrids and advanced optical systems. Establishing interrelationships between performance, processing and materials’ structure and properties are central topic.


Recent publications

M. Russo, S. E. J. Rigby, W. Caseri, N. Stingelin,
Versatile chromism of titanium oxide hydrate/poly (vinyl alcohol) hybrid systems,
Adv. Mater. 22, 3015 (2012).  

F. C. Jamieson, E. Buchaca Domingo, T. McCarthy-Ward, M. Heeney, N. Stingelin, J. Durrant,
Fullerene crystallisation as a key driver of charge separation in polymer/fullerene bulk heterojunction solar cells,
Chem. Sci. 3, 485 (2012).

L. Yu, X. Li, E. Pavlica, M. A. Loth, J. E. Anthony, G. Bratina, C. Kjellander, G. Gelinck, N. Stingelin,
Single-step solution processing of small-molecule organic semiconductor field-effect transistors at high yield,
Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 263304 (2011).

F. Paquin, G. Latini, M. Sakowicz, P. -L. Karsenti, L. Wang, D. Beljonne, N. Stingelin,  C. Silva,
Charge separation in semicrystalline polymeric semiconductors by photoexcitation: is the mechanism intrinsic or extrinsic?,
Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 197401 (2011).

C. Müller, N. D. Zhigadlo, A. Kumar, M. A. Baklar,  Karpinski, J., Smith, P., Kreouzis T. & Stingelin, N.,
Enhanced charge-carrier mobility in high-pressure-crystallized poly (3-hexylthiophene),
Macromolecules 44, 1221 (2011).

M. Baklar, S. Barard, D. Sparrowe, R. M. Wilson, I. McCulloch, M. Heeney, T. Kreouzis, N. Stingelin,
Origin of mobility enhancement in liquid-crystalline polymer semiconductors,
Polymer Chem. 9, 1448 (2010).

M. A. Baklar, F. Koch, A. Kumar, M. Campoy-Quiles, K. Feldman, L. Yu, P. Wöbkenberg, J. Ball, R. M. Wilson, I. McCulloch, T. Kreouzis, M. Heeney, T. Anthopoulos, P. Smith, N. Stingelin,
Solid-state processing of organic semiconductors,
Adv. Mater. 22, 3942 (2010).

Kumar, A., Baklar, M., Scott, K., Kreouzis, T. & Stingelin-Stutzmann, N.,
Efficient, stable bulk charge transport in low-percolation crystalline/crystalline semiconductor-insulator blends,
Adv. Mater. 21, 4447 (2009).

C. Müller, T. A. M. Ferenczi, M. Campoy-Quiles, J. M. Frost, D. D. C. Bradley, P. Smith, N. Stingelin-Stutzmann, J. Nelson,
Binary organic photovoltaic blends: a simple rationale for optimum compositions,
Adv. Mater. 20,3510 (2008).

C. Müller, S. Goffri, D. W. Breiby, J. W. Andreasen, H. D. Chanzy, R. A. J. Janssen, M. M. Nielsen, C. Radano, H. Sirringhaus, P. Smith, N. Stingelin-Stutzmann,
Tough, semiconducting polyethylene-poly (3-hexylthiophene) diblock copolymers,
Adv. Funct.Mater.  17, 2674 (2007).