Cross Linked Liquid Crystalline Systems

Author: Dirk Broer
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781420046304
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This book advances the understanding of basic science behind these systems, accelerates some of the proposed applications to the marketplace, and hopes to inspire generations of scientists to think broadly about these exciting and useful ...

Dna Liquid Crystalline Dispersions And Nanoconstructions

Author: Yuri M. Yevdokimov
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1439871485
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The series will provide readers new to liquid crystals with a firm grounding in the
subject, while experienced scientists and liquid ... From Monomers to Polymers
By Sandeep Kumar Cross-Linked Liquid Crystalline Systems: From Rigid
Polymer Networks to Elastomers v ... V.I. Salyanov, S.V. Semenov, and S.G.

Nanostructures And Nanoconstructions Based On Dna

Author: Yuri M. Yevdokimov
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1466505699
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Department of Chemistry University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA The Liquid
Crystals book series publishes ... to Polymers By Sandeep Kumar Cross-Linked
Liquid Crystalline Systems: From Rigid Polymer Networks to Elastomers Edited ...

Dancing With Light

Author: Haifeng Yu
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9814411124
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This book first introduces the basic knowledge on LCs in a step-by-step manner and then deeply discusses photoresponsive LCs in low-molecular-weight compounds or small molecules, polymers or macromolecules, elastomers, and block copolymers, ...

Liquid Crystals With Nano And Microparticles

Author: Jan P F Lagerwall
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 9814619272
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Introduction Liquid crystalline elastomers (LCEs) are lightly crosslinked polymer
networks with mesogenic groups chemically ... Similar to low molecular liquid
crystals, the rigid mesogens integrated in the crosslinked networks have
spontaneous orientational order. ... a wide range of areas including muscle
mimics, valves in microfluidic systems, tunable lasing media, etc.5–10 Several
excellent books and ...

Liquid Crystal Polymers

Author: D. Coates
Publisher: iSmithers Rapra Publishing
ISBN: 9781859572146
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Kyoto,Institute of Technology; Kyoto,University Liquid crystalline elastomers were
prepared by crosslinking side chain type ... OF LIQUID CRYSTAL POLYMERS
Edited by: Acierno D; Collyer A A This book offers a comprehensive introduction
to ... effects in lyotropic systems, and processing and properties of rigid rod
polymers and their molecular composites. ... homogeneous nematic samples of
pentylcyanobiphenyl in which an anisotropic crosslinked polymeric network was

Electrical And Optical Polymer Systems

Author: Donald L. Wise
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9780824701185
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Some solutions of rigid, rodlike polymers are lyotropic; that is, the liquid
crystalline phase transformations are achieved by a ... Cross-linked polymeric
liquid crystals offer a wide variety of unique and interesting properties. Because
of the interaction between the mesogens and the network backbone in liquid
crystal elastomers, mechanical deformations can ... This topic is discussed in
much greater detail in several books and articles on liquid crystals, such as those
by de Gennes and ...

Responsive Photonic Nanostructures

Author: Yadong Yin
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
ISBN: 1849736537
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The simplest LC phase is the nematic (in which the anisotropic liquid-crystal
molecules, termed mesogens, have a preference ... by heating/cooling of the
material) affect the transmission of light through the material, leading to novel
optical behavior. ... elastomer, or LCE), the properties of these systems become
still more interesting.86 The polymer network is now ... siloxane polymer partially
reacts with a mesogen-containing group and a crosslinker, creating a weakly
crosslinked gel.

Polymer Chemistry

Author: Fred J. Davis
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0198503091
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separated by a series of methylene groups in order to lower temperature at which
liquid crystalline phase behaviour is observed. Side-chain systems resemble the
comb-like systems studied by Shibaev and Plate,7 and have the rigid aromatic
groups ... by the polymer glass transition, rather than by crystallization, as is the
case for low molecular weight liquid crystals. ... material at the time of cross-
linking and particularly where this involves forming a network from a preformed
polymer, ...