Markus Scharber

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Johannes Kepler University
Linz Institute Organic Solar Cells



Organic electronics, solar cells, perovskites, spectroscopy


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  • Improving the Performance of Perovskite Solar Cells using a Polyphosphazene Interfacing Layer
    B Hailegnaw, V Poscher, C Ulbricht, H Seelajaroen, I Teasdale, Y Salinas, ...
    physica status solidi (a) 2019

  • Acetylacetone Improves the Performance of Mixed Halide Perovskite Solar Cells
    B Hailegnaw, G Adam, D Wielend, JD Pedarnig, NS Sariciftci, ...
    The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 123 (39), 23807-23816 2019

  • Photoconductive Properties of Dibenzotetrathiafulvalene-Tetracyanoquinodimethane (DBTTF-TCNQ) Nanorods Prepared by the Reprecipitation Method
    M Takeda, K Hojo, K Umemoto, MC Scharber, P Stadler, C Yumusak, ...
    Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology 19 (8), 4599-4602 2019

  • Reverse Micelle Templating Route to Ordered Monodispersed Spherical Organo-Lead Halide Perovskite Nanoparticles for Light Emission
    LS Hui, C Beswick, A Getachew, H Heilbrunner, K Liang, G Hanta, R Arbi, ...
    ACS Applied Nano Materials 2019

  • Stable Hall voltages in presence of dynamic quasi-continuum bands in poly (3, 4-ethylene-dioxythiophene)
    P Stadler, LN Leonat, R Menon, H Coskun, S van Frank, C Rankl, ...
    Organic Electronics 65, 412-418 2019

  • Conducting Polymer‐Based Biocomposites Using Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) as Counterion
    S Tekoglu, D Wielend, MC Scharber, NS Sariciftci, C Yumusak
    Advanced Materials Technologies 2019

  • Degradation kinetics in different polymer–fullerene blends investigated by electron spin resonance
    M Havlicek, NS Sariciftci, MC Scharber
    Journal of Materials Research 33 (13), 1853-1859 2018

  • The influence of perovskite precursor composition on the morphology and photovoltaic performance of mixed halide MAPbI3-xClx solar cells
    S Tombe, G Adam, H Heilbrunner, C Yumusak, DH Apaydin, B Hailegnaw, ...
    Solar Energy 163, 215-223 2018

  • Inverted (p–i–n) perovskite solar cells using a low temperature processed TiO x interlayer
    B Hailegnaw, G Adam, H Heilbrunner, DH Apaydin, C Ulbricht, ...
    RSC advances 8 (44), 24836-24846 2018

  • Size control of CH3NH3PbBr3 perovskite cuboid fine crystals synthesized by ligand-free reprecipitation method
    K Umemoto, YJ Pu, C Yumusak, MC Scharber, MS White, NS Sariciftci, ...
    Microsystem Technologies 24 (1), 619-623 2018

  • Enhancing the c-TiO2 based perovskite solar cell performance via modification by a serial of boronic acid derivative self-assembled monolayers
    Kırbıyık, K Kara, DA Kara, MZ Yiğit, B İstanbullu, M Can, NS Sariciftci, ...
    Applied Surface Science 423, 521-527 2017

  • Bulk Heterojunction Organic Solar Cells: Working Principles and Power Conversion Efficiencies
    MC Scharber, NS Sarciftci
    Nanostructured Materials for Type III Photovoltaics 45, 33 2017

  • Confining metal-halide perovskites in nanoporous thin films
    S Demchyshyn, JM Roemer, H Groi, H Heilbrunner, C Ulbricht, ...
    Science advances 3 (8), e1700738 2017

  • Anderson‐Localization and the Mott–Ioffe–Regel Limit in Glassy‐Metallic PEDOT
    D Farka, H Coskun, J Gasiorowski, C Cobet, K Hingerl, LM Uiberlacker, ...
    Advanced Electronic Materials 3 (7), 1700050 2017

  • Photon management in organic light-emitting diodes with multilayered plasmonic nanostars
    B Munkhbat, H Phl, J Ziegler, C Wrister, D Sivun, P Denk, TA Klar, ...
    The European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CK_P_9 2017

  • Magnetic field effects on the current of PCPDTBT-based diode
    O Taboubi, M Radaoui, A Ben Fredj, S Romdhane, MC Scharber, ...
    The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 121 (21), 11727-11732 2017

  • Optical and electronic properties of mixed halide (X= I, Cl, Br) methylammonium lead perovskite solar cells
    S Tombe, G Adam, H Heilbrunner, DH Apaydin, C Ulbricht, NS Sariciftci, ...
    Journal of Materials Chemistry C 5 (7), 1714-1723 2017

  • Solution processed perovskite solar cells using highly conductive PEDOT: PSS interfacial layer
    G Adam, M Kaltenbrunner, ED Głowacki, DH Apaydin, MS White, ...
    Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 157, 318-325 2016

  • Hybrid multilayered plasmonic nanostars for coherent random lasing
    B Munkhbat, J Ziegler, H Pöhl, C Wörister, D Sivun, MC Scharber, ...
    The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 120 (41), 23707-23715 2016


  • Design rules for donors in bulk‐heterojunction solar cells—Towards 10% energy‐conversion efficiency
    MC Scharber, D Mhlbacher, M Koppe, P Denk, C Waldauf, AJ Heeger, ...
    Advanced materials 18 (6), 789-794 2006
    Citations: 4791

  • Polymer‐fullerene bulk‐heterojunction solar cells
    G Dennler, MC Scharber, CJ Brabec
    Advanced materials 21 (13), 1323-1338 2009
    Citations: 3345

  • Morphology of polymer/fullerene bulk heterojunction solar cells
    H Hoppe, NS Sariciftci
    Journal of Materials Chemistry 16 (1), 45-61 2006
    Citations: 1645

  • High photovoltaic performance of a low‐bandgap polymer
    D Mhlbacher, M Scharber, M Morana, Z Zhu, D Waller, R Gaudiana, ...
    Advanced Materials 18 (21), 2884-2889 2006
    Citations: 1269

  • Efficiency of bulk-heterojunction organic solar cells
    MC Scharber, NS Sariciftci
    Progress in polymer science 38 (12), 1929-1940 2013
    Citations: 842

  • Ultrathin, highly flexible and stretchable PLEDs
    MS White, M Kaltenbrunner, ED Głowacki, K Gutnichenko, G Kettlgruber, ...
    Nature Photonics 7 (10), 811 2013
    Citations: 603

  • Design Rules for Donors in Bulk‐Heterojunction Tandem Solar Cells Towards 15% Energy‐Conversion Efficiency
    G Dennler, MC Scharber, T Ameri, P Denk, K Forberich, C Waldauf, ...
    Advanced Materials 20 (3), 579-583 2008
    Citations: 569

  • Panchromatic conjugated polymers containing alternating donor/acceptor units for photovoltaic applications
    Z Zhu, D Waller, R Gaudiana, M Morana, D Mhlbacher, M Scharber, ...
    Macromolecules 40 (6), 1981-1986 2007
    Citations: 498

  • Flexible high power-per-weight perovskite solar cells with chromium oxide–metal contacts for improved stability in air
    M Kaltenbrunner, G Adam, ED Głowacki, M Drack, R Schwdiauer, ...
    Nature materials 14 (10), 1032 2015
    Citations: 456

  • Quantum ballistic and adiabatic electron transport studied with quantum point contacts
    BJ van Wees, LP Kouwenhoven, EMM Willems, C Harmans, JE Mooij, ...
    Physical Review B 43 (15), 12431 1991
    Citations: 357

  • Influence of the bridging atom on the performance of a low‐bandgap bulk heterojunction solar cell
    MC Scharber, M Koppe, J Gao, F Cordella, MA Loi, P Denk, M Morana, ...
    Advanced materials 22 (3), 367-370 2010
    Citations: 354

  • Bimolecular recombination coefficient as a sensitive testing parameter for low-mobility solar-cell materials
    A Pivrikas, G Juška, AJ Mozer, M Scharber, K Arlauskas, NS Sariciftci, ...
    Physical review letters 94 (17), 176806 2005
    Citations: 349

  • Near IR sensitization of organic bulk heterojunction solar cells: towards optimization of the spectral response of organic solar cells
    M Koppe, HJ Egelhaaf, G Dennler, MC Scharber, CJ Brabec, P Schilinsky, ...
    Advanced Functional Materials 20 (2), 338-346 2010
    Citations: 288

  • Charge transfer excitons in bulk heterojunctions of a polyfluorene copolymer and a fullerene derivative
    MA Loi, S Toffanin, M Muccini, M Forster, U Scherf, M Scharber
    Advanced Functional Materials 17 (13), 2111-2116 2007
    Citations: 249

  • Stabilization of the nanomorphology of polymer–fullerene “bulk heterojunction” blends using a novel polymerizable fullerene derivative
    M Drees, H Hoppe, C Winder, H Neugebauer, NS Sariciftci, W Schwinger, ...
    Journal of Materials Chemistry 15 (48), 5158-5163 2005
    Citations: 242

  • Photovoltaic properties of conjugated polymer/methanofullerene composites embedded in a polystyrene matrix
    CJ Brabec, F Padinger, NS Sariciftci, JC Hummelen
    Journal of Applied Physics 85 (9), 6866-6872 1999
    Citations: 230

  • Exciton diffusion length in narrow bandgap polymers
    OV Mikhnenko, H Azimi, M Scharber, M Morana, PWM Blom, MA Loi
    Energy & Environmental Science 5 (5), 6960-6965 2012
    Citations: 216

  • Charge transport and recombination in bulk heterojunction solar cells studied by the photoinduced charge extraction in linearly increasing voltage technique
    AJ Mozer, NS Sariciftci, L Lutsen, D Vanderzande, R sterbacka, ...
    Applied Physics Letters 86 (11), 112104 2005
    Citations: 207

  • Nanomorphology and charge generation in bulk heterojunctions based on low‐bandgap dithiophene polymers with different bridging atoms
    M Morana, H Azimi, G Dennler, HJ Egelhaaf, M Scharber, K Forberich, ...
    Advanced Functional Materials 20 (7), 1180-1188 2010
    Citations: 199

  • Angle dependence of external and internal quantum efficiencies in bulk-heterojunction organic solar cells
    G Dennler, K Forberich, MC Scharber, CJ Brabec, I Tomiš, K Hingerl, ...
    Journal of Applied Physics 102 (5), 054516 2007
    Citations: 195