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Liquid Crystals and Applications in Optics
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Volume Number: 6587
Date Published: 3 May 2007

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Front Matter: Volume 6587
Author(s): Proceedings of SPIE
Liquid crystalline nonlinear optical metamaterials with low-loss tunable negative-zero-positive refractive indices
Author(s): I. C. Khoo; A. Diaz; D.-H. Kwon; D. H. Werner
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Self-assembly in nematic colloids
Author(s): Igor Muševič; Miha Škarabot; Miha Ravnik; Uroš Tkalec; Igor Poberaj; Dušan Babič; Slobodan Žumer
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Spectral properties of photonic liquid crystal fibers
Author(s): T. R. Woliński; A. Czapla; S. Ertman; A. W. Domański; J. Wójcik; R. Dąbrowski
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Liquid crystal molecular orientation in photonic liquid crystal fibers with photopolymer layers
Author(s): Slawomir Ertman; Tomasz R. Woliński; Aleksandra Czapla; Katarzyna Nowecka; Edward Nowinowski-Kruszelnicki; Jan Wójcik
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Photochemical manipulation of colloidal structures in liquid-crystal colloids
Author(s): T. Yamamoto; Y. Tabe; H. Yokoyama
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Rotating light with light: Generation of helical modes of light by spin-to-orbital angular momentum conversion in inhomogeneous liquid crystals
Author(s): Lorenzo Marrucci
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Theoretical modeling of heterogeneous LC systems: nano-suspensions and polymer stabilized LC lens
Author(s): Viktor Yu. Reshetnyak; Sergii M. Shelestiuk; Svitlana L. Subota; Svitlana Pavliuchenko; Timothy J. Sluckin
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Characterisation of liquid crystals for broadband optimal design of Mueller matrix ellipsometers
Author(s): J. Ladstein; M. Kildemo; G. K. Svendsen; I. S. Nerbø D.D.S.; F. Stabo-Eeg
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Electrically controlled depolarization of light by use of liquid crystal cells
Author(s): Andrzej W. Domański; Daniel Budaszewski; Marek Sierakowski; Tomasz R. Woliński
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Neutron diffraction from holographic polymer-dispersed liquid crystals
Author(s): I. Drevensek-Olenik; M. A. Ellabban; M. Fally; K. P. Pranzas; J. Vollbrandt
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Organic and hybrid tunable Bragg gratings for photonic devices
Author(s): G. Abbate; A. Marino; V. Tkachenko; F. Vita
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100GHz electrically tunable planar Bragg grating via nematic liquid crystal overlay for reconfigurable WDM networks.
Author(s): Faisal Rafiq Mahamd Adikan; James C. Gates; Andriy Dyadyashu; Huw E. Major; Corin B. E. Gawith; Malgosia Kaczmarek; Ian J. G. Sparrow; Peter G. R. Smith
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High-performance rewritable Bragg hologram with high multiplicities
Author(s): Atsushi Shishido; Tomiki Ikeda
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Optimization of a holographic memory setup using a LCD and a PVA based photopolymer
Author(s): Elena Fernández; Manuel Ortuño; Andrés Márquez; Sergi Gallego; Augusto Beléndez; Inmaculada Pascual
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Nonlinear wave guiding in nematic liquid crystals
Author(s): Jeroen Beeckman; Kristiaan Neyts; Xavier Hutsebaut; Marc Haelterman
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Discrete X-wave-like spatio-temporal structures in one-dimensional nonlinear liquid crystal waveguide arrays
Author(s): G. Papazisimos; L. Halastanis; S. Droulias; Y. Kominis; P. Papagiannis; K. Hizanidis
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Spatiotemporal pattern formation in slab nematic liquid crystal cells
Author(s): P. Papagiannis; L. Halastanis; G. Papazisimos; N. Moshonas; S. Droulias; Y. Kominis; K. Hizanidis
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Random lasing in dye doped nematic liquid crystals: the role of confinement geometry
Author(s): G. Strangi; S. Ferjani; V. Barna; A. De Luca; C. Versace; N. Scaramuzza; R. Bartolino
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Random lasing in a bistable smectic A liquid crystal
Author(s): S. M. Morris; A. D. Ford; D. J. Gardiner; H. J. Coles
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Dynamics of the photoexictation of azo dye-doped liquid crystals probing by pumped attenuated total reflection
Author(s): Kuang Yao Lo; Chia Yi Huang
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Photo-enhanced performance and photo-tunable degradation in LC ecopolymers
Author(s): Tatsuo Kaneko
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Spatial filters based on azo-dye-doped liquid crystal films
Author(s): Andy Y.-G. Fuh; Tsung-Hsien Lin
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Multi-colour switching of polymer stabilized chiral nematic liquid crystal devices
Author(s): Jing Chen; Stephen M. Morris; Timothy D. Wilkinson; Harry J. Coles
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Simplified approximation of an elastic free energy density of smectic B2-phase of bent-shaped molecules
Author(s): Lubor Lejček
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Macroscopic birefringence in liquid crystals from novel cyanobacterial polysaccharide with an extremely high molecular weight
Author(s): Maiko Okajima-Kaneko; Daisaku Hayasaka-Kaneko; Shinji Miyazato; Tatsuo Kaneko
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Liquid crystal displays with high brightness of visualization versus active displays
Author(s): Marek Olifierczuk; Jerzy Zieliński
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Fabry-Perot liquid crystal tunable filter for interrogation of multiple Fibre Bragg grating sensors
Author(s): Y. Semenova; G. Farrell; G. Rajan
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Characterization and optimization of liquid crystal displays for data storage applications
Author(s): Andrés Márquez; Sergi Gallego; David Méndez; Mariela L. Álvarez; Elena Fernández; Manuel Ortuño; Augusto Beléndez; Inmaculada Pascual
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Low-cost liquid crystal display optimized as a monopixel coherent modulator
Author(s): Andrés Márquez; Mariela L. Álvarez; Luis A. Puerta; Rocío Estévez; Elena Fernández; Augusto Beléndez; Inmaculada Pascual
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Temperature control molecular stacking of discotic liquid crystal in columnar mesophase
Author(s): Wenjun Zheng; Cheng-Yan Chiang; Chi Wi Ong; Su-Chih Liao; Jia-Yu Huang
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Determination of the Jones matrix of an LC cell and derivation of the physical parameters of the LC molecules
Author(s): Andreas Hermerschmidt; Stephanie Quiram; Frank Kallmeyer; Hans Joachim Eichler
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Application of an optimized low-cost spatial light modulator for efficient compensation of eye aberration patterns
Author(s): Vicente Durán-Bosch; Vicent Climent; Enrique Tajahuerce; Jesús Lancis; Zbigniew Jaroszewicz; Justo Arines; Salvador Bará
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Optimization of the phase-modulation response of a TNLCD by means of a method based on Poincaré sphere
Author(s): Vicente Durán-Bosch; Jesús Lancis; Enrique Tajahuerce; Mercedes Fernández-Alonso; Gladis Mínguez-Vega; Lluís Martínez-León; Víctor Torres-Company
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Dynamic behaviour of ferro-electric liquid crystal by means of nuclear magnetic resonance and dielectric spectroscopy
Author(s): Valentina Domenici; Alberto Marini; Rita Menicagli; Carlo Alberto Veracini; Aleksej M. Bubnov; Milada Glogarova
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High-solubility liquid crystal dye guest host device
Author(s): D. J. Gardiner; H. J. Coles
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Second-harmonic generation studies in the SmCP phase of bent-shaped mesogens
Author(s): Vladimíra Novotná; Jan Kroupa; Miroslav Kašpar; Milada Glogarová; Vera Hamplová
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A comparison of the flexoelectro-optic effect in the uniform lying helix and standing helix geometries
Author(s): S. M. Morris; F. Castles; B. J. Broughton; H. J. Coles
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Role of optical extinction in holographic polymer-dispersed liquid crystals
Author(s): M. A. Ellabban; M. Bichler; M. Fally; I. Drevensek-Olenik
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