Accession Number:

AD1039420

Title:

A Modular Framework for 3 Way Electrochromic Switches

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Oct 2016,31 Mar 2017

Corporate Author:

US Army Research Laboratory Aberdeen Proving Ground United States

Report Date:

2017-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

44.0

Abstract:

We present a computational study of a novel molecular framework using an allylic bridge for electrochromic applications. The molecules were studied using density functional theory DFT at the CAM-B3LYP6-31 Gd level. We report spectra,hyperpolarizabilities, and deprotonation energies. Large spectral shifts are predicted spanning the visible spectral window. Both transparent-to-colored and colored-to-colored transitions are predicted to be feasible. High polarizabilities indicate further tunability through environmental factors.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE