We report the photoresponse characteristics of a pyrimido[4,5-g]quinazoline-4,9-dione (PQ) based polymer, PPQ2T-BT-24, which served as an active channel layer in organic phototransistors (OPTs). OPTs using this polymer showed very short rise time of 3 ms and fall time of 59 ms, photoresponsivity (R) of 0.24 and external quantum efficiency (EQE) of 50%. When PC61BM was incorporated into PPQ2T-BT-24, a significantly shortened fall time of 8 ms along with a much-improved rise time of 1 ms were realized. These response times are among the best values reported for OPTs. The R and EQE of the devices using this polymer blend also increased to 0.88 A W-1 and 189%, respectively.

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Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1039/c7tc03023a
Journal Journal of Materials Chemistry C
Quinn, J.T.E. (Jesse T. E.), Haider, F. (Fezza), Patel, H. (Haritosh), Khan, D.A. (Daid A.), Wang, Z.Y, & Li, Y. (Yuning). (2017). Ultrafast photoresponse organic phototransistors based on pyrimido[4,5-g] quinazoline-4,9-dione polymer. Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 5(34), 8742–8748. doi:10.1039/c7tc03023a