Nanoscience with Liquid Crystals

From Self-Organized Nanostructures to Applications

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ISBN: 978-3-319-04866-6 (Print) 978-3-319-04867-3 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-34

    Holographic Liquid Crystals for Nanophotonics

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    Chapter

    Pages 35-68

    Directing 3D Topological Defects in Smectic Liquid Crystals and Their Applications as an Emerging Class of Building Blocks

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    Chapter

    Pages 69-99

    Liquid Crystalline 1D and 2D Carbon Materials

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    Chapter

    Pages 101-134

    Liquid Crystal-Gold Nanoparticle Hybrid Materials

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    Chapter

    Pages 135-177

    Photoresponsive Chiral Liquid Crystal Materials: From 1D Helical Superstructures to 3D Periodic Cubic Lattices and Beyond

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    Chapter

    Pages 179-208

    Glassy Liquid Crystals as Self-Organized Films for Robust Optoelectronic Devices

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    Chapter

    Pages 209-256

    Directing Self-Organized Columnar Nanostructures of Discotic Liquid Crystals for Device Applications

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    Chapter

    Pages 257-280

    Discotic Liquid Crystalline Blends for Nano-Structure Formation Toward Bulk Heterojunction Active Layer in Organic Photovoltaics

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    Chapter

    Pages 281-299

    Ion-Based Liquid Crystals: From Well-Defined Self-Organized Nanostructures to Applications

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    Chapter

    Pages 301-317

    Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials in Photodeformable Liquid Crystalline Polymers

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    Chapter

    Pages 319-353

    Self-Assembled Liquid Crystalline Conjugated Polymers: Synthesis, Development, and Their Advanced Electro-Optical Properties

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    Chapter

    Pages 355-414

    Solubilization and Delivery of Drugs from GMO-Based Lyotropic Liquid Crystals

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 415-420