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Volume 15, Issue 1 (Mar 2007)

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Low viscosity, high birefringence liquid crystalline compounds and mixtures

R. Dąbrowski
  • Institute of Chemistry, Military University of Technology, 2 Kaliskiego Str., 00-908, Warsaw, Poland
  • Institute of Applied Physics Problems, 220064, Minsk, Belarus
  • College of Optics/CREOL, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, 32816, USA
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Published Online: 2007-03-01 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11772-006-0055-4

Abstract

Two types of fast switching mixtures with high positive dielectric anisotropy were described. The first type, with a birefringence below 0.3, was designed for devices operating at room or lower temperatures and the second one, with a birefringence higher than 0.3 for devices operating at elevated temperatures.

Keywords: isothiocyanatobiphenyls; isothiocyanatoterphenyls; isothiocyanatotolanes; phase transitions; nematic high birefringence mixtures

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Citation Information: Opto-Electronics Review, ISSN (Online) 1896-3757, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/s11772-006-0055-4.

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