Dr. Kealan J. Fallon

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14.The butterfly effect in bisfluorenylidene-based dihydroacenes: aggregation induced emission and spin switching
Yin X., Low J. Z., Fallon K. J., Paley D. W., Campos L. M.
Chem. Sci., 2019
13.Exploiting excited-state aromaticity to design highly stable singlet fission materials
Fallon K. J., Budden P., Salvadori E., Ganose A. M., Savory C. N., Eyre L., Dowland S., Ai Q., Goodlett S., Risko C., Scanlon D. O., Kay C. W. M., Rao A., Friend R. H., Musser A. J., Bronstein H.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2019, 141 (35), 13867-13876
12.Impact of Marginal Exciton–Charge-Transfer State Offset on Charge Generation and Recombination in Polymer:Fullerene Solar Cells
Vezie M. S., Azzouzi M., Telford A. M., Hopper T. R., Sieval A. B., Hummelen J. C., Fallon K. J., Bronstein H., Kirchartz T., Bakulin A. A., Clarke T. M., Nelson J.
ACS Energy Lett., 2019, 4, 2096-2103
11.Discerning Bulk and Interfacial Polarons in a Dual Electron Donor/Acceptor Polymer
Marin-Beloqui J. M., Fallon K. J., Bronstein H., Clarke T. M.
J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2019, 10 (13), 3813-19
10.Persistent Multiexcitons from Polymers with Pendent Pentacenes
Yablon L. M., Sanders S. N., Li H., Parenti K. R., Kumarasamy E., Fallon K. J., Hore M. J. A., Cacciuto A., Sfeir M. Y., Campos L. M.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2019, 141 (24), 9564-69
09.Manipulating matter with strong coupling: harvesting triplet excitons in organic exciton microcavities
Polak D., Jayaprakash R., Leventis A., Fallon K. J., Coulthard H., Petty A. J., Anthony J., Bronstein H., Lidzey D. G., Clark J. & Musser A. J.
Under review, 2018 preprint available (arXiv:1806.09990)
08.Recent progress in high-mobility organic transistors: a reality check
Paterson A. F., Singh S., Fallon K. J., Hodsden T., Han Y., Schroeder B. C., Bronstein H., Heeney M., McCulloch I., Anthopoulos T. D.
Adv. Mater., 2018, 1801079
07.Effect of alkyl chain branching point on 3D crystallinity in high n-type mobility indolonaphthyridine polymers
Fallon K. J., Santala A., Wijeyasinghe N., Manley E. F., Goodeal N., Leventis A., Freeman D. M. E., Al-Hashimi M., Chen L. X., Marks T. J., Anthopoulos T. D., Bronstein H.
Adv. Funct. Mater., 2017, 1704069
06.Synthesis and exciton dynamics of donor-orthogonal acceptor conjugated polymers: reducing the singlet–triplet energy gap
Freeman D. M. E., Musser A. J., Frost J. M., Stern H. L., Forster A. K., Fallon K. J., Rapidis A G., Cacialli F., McCulloch I., Clarke T. M., Friend R. H., Bronstein H.
J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139 (32), 11073-11080
05.Tuning semiconducting polymer nanoparticles with INDT-based conjugated polymers to enhance in vivo photoacoustic imaging
Stahl T., Bofinger R., Lam I., Fallon K. J., Johnson P., Ogunlade O., Vassileva V., Pedley R. B., Beard P. C., Hailes H. C., Bronstein H., Tabor A. B.
Bioconjugate Chem., 2017, 28 (6), 1734–1740
04.Indolo-naphthyridine-6,13-dione thiophene (INDT) building block for conjugated polymer electronics: molecular origin of ultra-high n-type mobility
Fallon K. J., Wijeyasinghe N., Manley E. F., Dimitrov S. D., Yousaf S. A., Ashraf R. S., Duffy W., Guilbert A. A. Y., Freeman D. M. E., Al-Hashimi M., Nelson J., Durrant J. R., Chen L. X., McCulloch I., Marks T. J., Clarke T., Anthopoulos T. D., Bronstein H.
Chem. Mater., 2016, 28 (22), 8366–8378
03.Highly red-shifted NIR emission from a novel anthracene conjugated polymer backbone containing Pt(II) porphyrins
Freeman D. M. E., Minotto A., Duffy W., Fallon K. J., McCulloch I., Cacialli F., Bronstein H.
Polym. Chem., 2016, 7, 722-730
02.A nature-inspired conjugated polymer for high performance transistors and solar cells
Fallon K. J., Wijeyasinghe N., Yaacobi-Gross N., Ashraf R. S., Freeman D. M. E., Palgrave R. G., Al-Hashimi M., Marks T. J., McCulloch I., Anthopoulos T. D., Bronstein H.
Macromolecules, 2015, 48 (15), 5148–5154
01.Deep-red electrophosphorescence from a platinum(II)–porphyrin complex copolymerised with polyfluorene for efficient energy transfer and triplet harvesting
Freeman D. M. E., Tregnago G., Rodriguez S. A., Fallon K. J., Cacialli F. & Bronstein H.
J. Org. Semiconductors, 2015, 3 (1), 1-7

Patent Applications

02.Campos L. M., Congreve D., Pun A. B., Fallon K. J., Churchill E. M., Rovis T., Ravetz B., Triplet fusion upconversion for infrared-sensitized photoredox chemistry, U.S. Provisional Patent Application Serial No. 16/351,370, September 9, 2019
01.Bronstein H., Al-Hashimi M., Marks T. J., Fallon K. J., Organic Semiconducting Polymers, U.S. Provisional Patent Application Serial No. 62/331,412, May 3, 2016