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Flexible electronic futures

Microelectronic devices incorporating organic materials could find a host of applications. That prospect inches nearer with the development of a strategy for growing thin films of the organic semiconductor pentacene.

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Figure 1: How to make thin-film crystals of pentacene, an organic semiconductor.


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