With three carbazole units attached to the benzene ring, 1,3,5-tris(carbazol-9-yl)benzene (tCP) is electron-rich and an excellent hole-transporting layer (HTL) material. It is mainly used as a phosphorescent host material for light-emitting diodes.
|Molecular weight||573.68 g/mol|
|Absorption||λmax 292, 337 nm (THF)|
|Fluorescence||λem 343, 358 nm (THF)|
|HOMO/LUMO||HOMO = 5.8 eV, LUMO = 2.3 eV|
|Classification / Family||Carbazole derivatives, Hole-injection materials, Hole-transporting materials, Phosphorescent host materials, Organic light-emitting Diodes (OLEDs), Organic electronics, Sublimed materials.|
|Melting point||330 °C|
*Sublimation is a technique used to obtain ultra pure-grade chemicals. For more details about sublimation, please refer to the Sublimed Materials for OLED devices page.
ITO/75 wt% TPD:25 wt% PC (50nm) /TCTA (10nm)/6 % PtL30Cl*:94 % [TCTA: TCP] [1:1] (30 nm)/TAZ (30 nm)/LiF/Al 
|Current Efficiency@500 cd/m2||23.5 cd/A|
|Device structure||ITO/TAPC 50 nm/tCP:BPCC (20 wt%) 10 nm/TemPPB* 50 nm/LiF 1 nm/Al 100 nm |
|Max. Power Efficiency||1.5 lm W-1|
|Max. Current Efficiency||2.2 cd/A|
|Max. Luminance||2,790 cd/m2|
*For chemical structure information please refer to the cited references.
|Sublimed (>99.0% purity)||M751||1 g||£156.00|
|Unsublimed (>98.0% purity)||M752||1 g||£99.00|
|Unsublimed (>98.0% purity)||M752||5 g||£388.00|
|Sublimed (>99.0% purity)||M751||5 g||£588.00|
Literature and Reviews
- Blue-shifting the monomer and excimer phosphorescence of tridentate cyclometallated platinum(II) complexes for optimal white-light OLEDs, L. Murphy et al., Chem. Commun., 48, 5817-5819 (2012), DOI: 10.1039/C2CC31330H.
- A pure blue emitter (CIEy ≈ 0.08) of chrysene derivative with high thermal stability for OLED, Y. Chung et al., J. Mater. Chem. C, 3, 1794-1798 (2015), DOI: 10.1039/C4TC02669A.
- A study on the characteristics of OLEDs using Ir complex for blue phosphorescence, S-Y. Kim et al., Curr. Appl. Phys., 7 (4), 380-383 (2007), doi:10.1016/j.cap.2006.09.031.
- K. S. Son et al., Analyzing Bipolar Carrier Transport Characteristics of Diarylamino-Substituted Heterocyclic Compounds in Organic Light-Emitting Diodes by Probing Electroluminescence Spectra, Chem. Mater., 20, 4439–4446 (2008); DIO: 10.1021/cm8004985.
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