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The Dynamics of Transient Structures in the Fredericksz Transition

  • B. L. Winkler
  • A. Buka
  • L. Kramer
  • I. Rehberg
  • M. de la Torre Juarez
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 225)

Abstract

A new pattern occuring during the Fredericksz transition has been described recently (Buka et al, 1989). We report on detailed experimental observations, clarifying the relation between the dynamics of the pattern and the dynamics of the director reorientation.

Keywords

Liquid Crystal Domain Wall Dielectric Permittivity Nematic Liquid Crystal Lower Frame 
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References

  1. de Germes, P.G., 1975, “The Physics of Liquid Crystals”, Clarendon Press, OxfordGoogle Scholar
  2. Blinov, L.M., 1983, “Electroptical and Magnetoptical Properties of Liquid Crystals”, Wiley, New YorkGoogle Scholar
  3. Buka, A., de la Torre Juarez, M., Kramer, L., Rehberg, I., 1989, Transient structures in the Fredericksz transition, Phys Rev A 40, N 11Google Scholar

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© Plenum Press, New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. L. Winkler
    • 1
  • A. Buka
    • 1
  • L. Kramer
    • 1
  • I. Rehberg
    • 1
  • M. de la Torre Juarez
    • 1
  1. 1.Universität BayreuthBayreuthWest Germany

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