Structures and alignment of anisotropic liquid crystal particles in a liquid crystal cell
Anisotropic porous liquid crystal (LC) particles with ∼60 μm diameters were prepared using microfluidics and directional UV photopolymerization of 1,4-bis[4-(6-acryloyloxyhexyloxy)benzoyloxy]-2-methylbenzene/4-cyano-4′-pentylbiphenyl (RM257/5CB) mixtures at room temperature in the presence of a magnetic field.
- Volume 4
- Issue 76
- Pages 40617-40625
- Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)
- ISSN: 2046-2069
- DOI: 10.1039/c4ra06221c