Using Microcavities to Manipulate Luminescence in Conjugated Polymers

  • J. Grüner
  • F. Cacialli
  • I. D. W. Samuel
  • R. H. Friend
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSE, volume 324)


Photoluminescence and electroluminescence measurements of microcavities containing the conjugated polymer poly(p-phenylene vinylene), PPV, are reported. Modification of the emission wavelength, linewidth, and spatial output are observed, and are related to the cavity design.


Cavity Design Spontaneous Emission Rate External Angle Dielectric Mirror Spatial Output 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Grüner
    • 1
  • F. Cacialli
    • 1
  • I. D. W. Samuel
    • 1
  • R. H. Friend
    • 1
  1. 1.Cavendish LaboratoryCambridgeUK

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