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  • Vol. 78, Iss. 7 — Jul. 1, 2011
  • pp: 424–429

Optical modelling of an Alq3-based organic light-emitting diode

E. Nichelatti, F. Bonfigli, M. A. Vincenti, and R. M. Montereali  »View Author Affiliations

Journal of Optical Technology, Vol. 78, Issue 7, pp. 424-429 (2011)

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A theoretical model that features analytical formulas is developed for the evaluation of the light intensity that is radiated from a layered structure containing optically-active layers. The model is applied to an Alq3-based organic light-emitting diode to study the convenience of using a LiF/Al cathode and find optimal thicknesses of some of the device layers

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OCIS Codes
(160.2540) Materials : Fluorescent and luminescent materials
(160.4890) Materials : Organic materials
(230.3670) Optical devices : Light-emitting diodes
(230.4170) Optical devices : Multilayers
(310.6805) Thin films : Theory and design

Original Manuscript: March 7, 2011
Published: August 4, 2011

E. Nichelatti, F. Bonfigli, M. A. Vincenti, and R. M. Montereali, "Optical modelling of an Alq3-based organic light-emitting diode," J. Opt. Technol. 78, 424-429 (2011)

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