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pentacene  organic compound displaying semiconductor properties; represents "small-molecule" class of organic semiconductors; deposited by vacuum evaporation may feature electron mobility of about 2 cm2/V-sec which is higher than electron mobility in amorphous silicon; not sufficiently stable yet as a function of time.
organic semiconductor  a class of solids displaying semiconductor properties based entirely on organic components; low-cost semiconductors formed as a thin film on any substrate (including flexible substrates); maintain fundamental characteristics even when significantly bent; by nature much more resistive (in the range of 1014 ohm-cm, i.e. almost insulators) than inorganic semiconductors; two key types of o.s.: (i)small-molecule o.s. and (ii)long-chain polymeric o.s.; o.s. have a potential of expanding applications of semiconductors into new areas, particularly in display technology (flexible displays).

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