This thesis is brought to you for free and open access by scholars commons @ laurier it has been accepted for in this thesis, the synthesis and liquid crystalline properties of a series of novel substituted dibenz[a state, the liquid crystal state (in this case a columnar phase) and the isotropic liquid state 5. A synthesis of a new liquid crystal polyester a thesis presented to the academic faculty by takashi namba in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree master of science in polymers georgia institute of technology june 1992. Publications related to the subject of thesis papers i a fehér, e csányi, i csóka, anita kovács and i erıs: thermoanalytical investigation of lyotropic liquid crystals and microemulsions for pharmaceutical use j therm anal cal 82 (2005) 507-512 if: 1478 ii a kovács, i csóka, m kónya, e csányi. Research online is the open access institutional repository for the university of wollongong for further information contact the uow library: [email protected] uoweduau recommended citation sciberras, luke w, propagation of nonlinear optical beams in finite liquid crystal cells, doctor of philosophy thesis, school of. Topological defects in nematic and smectic liquid crystals bryan gin-ge chen a dissertation in physics and astronomy presented to the faculties of the university of pennsylvania in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy 2012 randall d kamien, professor. Experimental studies on phase diagrams of liquid crystals by v manjuladevi thesis submitted to the jawaharlal nehru university for the degree of doctor of philosophy 2004 raman research institute bangalore 560 080.
Engineered interfaces for liquid crystal technology a thesis submitted to the faculty of drexel university by hemang j shah in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy august 2007 electronic- liquid crystal dissertations - september 14, 2007 http://wwwe-lcorg/ dissertations/docs/. Ionic liquid crystals based on novel heterocyclic cores kathleen lava dissertation presented in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of doctor of science november 2012 supervisors: prof k binnemans dr t cardinaels arenberg doctoral school of science, engineering &. Abstract we present a study of the theory and simulation of liquid crystals a general introduction to the field is given, then the essential features of the monte carlo (mc) sampling algorithm are described and explained, along with some of the practical considerations in the implementation of mc several quantitative. The university of hull the synthesis and properties of liquid crystals with bulky terminal groups for bookshelf geometry ferroelectric mixtures being a thesis submitted for degree of doctor of philosophy in the university of hull by ibrahim ali m radini bsc msc (hons) august 2010.
Electro-optical effects in liquid crystals with dielectric dispersion a thesis submitted to kent state university in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of master of science by hugh a wonderly december, 2010. Section 122 of this thesis 122 bottom-up structuring by self-organization bottom-up structuring, sometimes also referred to as supramolecular engineering , usually make use of the self-assembly properties of materials, like block- copolymers, liquid crystals (lcs), or colloids these materials organize.
Synopsis this thesis addresses problems involving inhomogeneous order parameter configurations at a phase transition between isotropic and nematic phases in liquid crystals we propose new fluctuating equations of motion and accurate numerical algorithms for this class of problems we apply our methods to study the. Computer modeling of liquid crystals muataz s al-barwani h h wills physics laboratory university of bristol a thesis submitted to the university of bristol in accordance with the requirements for the degree of doctor of philosophy in the faculty of science 1999.