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Liquid Crystal Elastomers: Materials and Applications

  • Wim H. de Jeu

Part of the Advances in Polymer Science book series (POLYMER, volume 250)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. F. Brömmel, D. Kramer, H. Finkelmann
    Pages 1-48
  3. C. Ohm, M. Brehmer, R. Zentel
    Pages 49-93
  4. Peter Palffy-Muhoray
    Pages 95-118
  5. Andrija Lebar, George Cordoyiannis, Zdravko Kutnjak, Boštjan Zalar
    Pages 147-185
  6. Wim H. de Jeu, Boris I. Ostrovskii
    Pages 187-234
  7. Wim H. de Jeu, Boris I. Ostrovskii
    Pages 235-235
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 237-239

About this book

Introduction

Preparation of Liquid Crystalline Elastomers, by F. Brömmel, D. Kramer, H. Finkelmann Applications of Liquid Crystalline Elastomers, by C. Ohm, M. Brehmer und R. Zentel Liquid Crystal Elastomers and Light, by Peter Palffy-Muhoray Electro-Opto-Mechanical Effects in Swollen Nematic Elastomers, by Kenji Urayama The Isotropic-to-Nematic Conversion in Liquid Crystalline Elastomers, by Andrija Lebar, George Cordoyiannis, Zdravko Kutnjak und Bostjan Zalar Order and Disorder in Liquid-Crystalline Elastomers, by Wim H. de Jeu und Boris I. Ostrovskii

Keywords

Elasticity and Orientational Order Electro-Mechanical Effect Electro-Optical Effect Ferroelectric Liquid Crystal Elastomers Isotropic to Nematic Conversion Light and Liquid Crystals Liquid Crystal Actuators Liquid Crystal Elastomers Nematic Gels Order and Disorder in Liquid Crystals

Editors and affiliations

  • Wim H. de Jeu
    • 1
  1. 1.DWIRWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-31582-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-31581-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-31582-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0065-3195
  • Series Online ISSN 1436-5030
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