2-Diphenylaminothiophene as the donor of porphyrin sensitizers for dye-sensitized solar cells

Yueqiang Wang, Lu Xu, Xiaodong Wei, Xin Li, Hans Ågren, Wenjun Wu, Yongshu Xie
2014 New Journal of Chemistry  
Four porphyrin dyes containing 2-diphenylaminothiophene were synthesized, and the 4-ethynylbenzoic acid based dye YQ1 exhibited the highest efficiency of 6.01%.
doi:10.1039/c4nj00651h fatcat:bk7n7q7ll5grnc7fdmnq4a4nfi