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A Model For Poling By An Electric Field Of Acceptor-Donor Molecules In A Liquid Crystalline Phase
Author(s): C P.J.M van der Vorst; S J Picken
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Paper Abstract

The Maier Saupe theory for liquid crystals is extended to calculate the degree of polar and axial order, obtained during poling by an electric field of π conjugated acceptor-donor molecules in a liquid crystalline phase. Applications of the theory are in the field of non-linear optical materials.

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Date Published: 1 January 1987
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 0866, Materials and Technologies for Optical Communications, (1 January 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.943581
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C P.J.M van der Vorst, Akto Corporate Research (The Netherlands)
S J Picken, Akto Corporate Research (The Netherlands)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0866:
Materials and Technologies for Optical Communications
Alain P. Brenac, Editor(s)

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