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  • 2012 PhD, Materials, University of California (Santa Barbara)

Research Interests

  • Angle-Resolved Photoemission Electron Spectroscopy
  • Organic Electronics
  • Organic Optoelectronics
  • Semiconducting Polymers


  • 2017/08 ~ present Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Naitonal Cheng Kung University

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Research Output 2008 2016

  • 1828 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
  • 25 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Conference article
53 Citations (Scopus)

Flexible Organic Transistors with Controlled Nanomorphology

Lee, B. H., Hsu, B-Y., Patel, S. N., Labram, J., Luo, C., Bazan, G. C. & Heeger, A. J., 2016 Jan 13, In : Nano Letters. 16, 1, p. 314-319 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Semiconducting polymers
Organic field effect transistors

Electronic properties of highly oriented nano-crystalline semiconducting polymers

Heeger, A. J., Luo, C., Hsu, B-Y. & Lee, B. H., 2015 Jun 1, In : Digest of Technical Papers - SID International Symposium. 46, Book 1, p. 483-485 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Semiconducting polymers
Electronic properties
Crystalline materials
41 Citations (Scopus)

High-performance solution-processed small-molecule solar cells based on a dithienogermole-containing molecular donor

Sun, Y., Seifter, J., Huo, L., Yang, Y., Hsu, B-Y., Zhou, H., Sun, X., Xiao, S., Jiang, L. & Heeger, A. J., 2015 Feb 1, In : Advanced Energy Materials. 5, 3, 1400987.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Solar cells
Conversion efficiency
6 Citations (Scopus)

Molecular orientation within thin films of isomorphic molecular semiconductors

Liu, X., Burgers, M. A., Hsu, B. B. Y., Coughlin, J. E., Perez, L. A., Heeger, A. J. & Bazan, G. C., 2015 Jan 1, In : RSC Advances. 5, 108, p. 89144-89148 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Molecular orientation
Semiconductor materials
Thin films
Semiconducting organic compounds
Electronic structure
31 Citations (Scopus)

The Density of States and the Transport Effective Mass in a Highly Oriented Semiconducting Polymer: Electronic Delocalization in 1D

Hsu, B. B. Y., Cheng, C. M., Luo, C., Patel, S. N., Zhong, C., Sun, H., Sherman, J., Lee, B. H., Ying, L., Wang, M., Bazan, G., Chabinyc, M., Brédas, J. L. & Heeger, A., 2015 Dec 16, In : Advanced Materials. 27, 47, p. 7759-7765 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Semiconducting polymers
Band structure
Mass transfer
Direction compound