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High purity DPP-EH-2ThBr monomer

For the synthesis of small molecules and low band gap semiconducting polymers

3,6-bis(5-bromothiophen-2-yl)-2,5-bis(2-ethylhexyl)pyrrolo[3,4-c]pyrrole-1,4(2H,5H)-dione (DPP-EH-2ThBr) is a building block containing a DPP backbone as a strong acceptor unit. It has a planar conjugated bi-cyclic structure engaging stronger π–π interactions. Due to its electron-deficient nature, DPP-EH-2ThBr and its derivatives are used for the synthesis of small molecules and low band-gap polymer semiconductors with OPV, OLED and perovskite solar cells.

General Information

CAS number 1000623-95-9
Chemical formula C30H38Br2N2O2S
Molecular weight 682.57 g/mol
Synonyms 3,6-bis(5-bromothiophen-2-yl)-2,5-bis(2-ethylhexyl)pyrrolo[3,4-c]pyrrole-1,4(2H,5H)-dione
Classification / Family Pyrroles, Pyrrolopyrrole-dione (DPP), Thiophenes, Acceptor, Organic semiconducting materials, Semiconductor synthesis, Building blocks 

Chemical Structure

dpp-EH-2TBr, dpp-c8, 1000623-95-9
Chemical structure of DPP-EH-2ThBr

Product Details

Purity >98%
Melting point No data available
Appearance Dark red/purple solid

MSDS Documentation


Literature and Reviews

  1. Synthesis, thin-film morphology, and comparative study of bulk and bilayer heterojunction organic photovoltaic devices using soluble diketopyrrolopyrrole molecules, W. Kylberg et al., Energy Environ. Sci., 4, 3617-3624 (2011); DOI: 10.1039/C1EE01544C.
  2. Solution processable low bandgap diketopyrrolopyrrole (DPP) based derivatives: novel acceptors for organic solar cells, P. Sonar et al, J. Mater. Chem., 20, 3626-3636 (2010); DOI: 10.1039/B924404B.
  3. Isomers of dialkyl diketo-pyrrolo-pyrrole: Electron-deficient units for organic semiconductors, B. Zhao et al., Org. Electronics, 13 (11), 2516-2524 (2012);

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