Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1783.1/1014

Liquid Crystal Phase Transitions Induced by Micro-textured Substrates

Authors Qian, Tie-Zheng View this author's profile
Sheng, Ping View this author's profile
Issue Date 2002
Source Proceedings of the Asian Symposium on Information Display , August 2002, p. 37-39
Summary Through a numerical approach based on the Landau-de Gennes theory, we show that novel orientational states and phase transitions may be induced in nematic liquid crystals by micro-textured substrates, i.e., spatially mixed homeotropic, planar, or homogeneous alignment potentials.
Note Proceedings of the 1997 4th Asian Symposium on Information Display; Hong Kong, Hong Kong; ; 13 February 1997 through 14 February 1997; Code 46324
Subjects
Language English
Format Conference paper
Access View full-text via DOI
View full-text via Scopus
View full-text via Web of Science
Find@HKUST
Files in this item:
File Description Size Format
infodisp01.pdf 325005 B Adobe PDF