Generation of the pretilt angles in nematic liquid crystal (5CB) aligned on the rubbed polypyrrole films

Dae Shik Seo, Shunsuke Kobayashi, Akihiro Mochizuki

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Abstract

We have investigated the pretilt angles generated in the nematic liquid crystal 5CB media, aligned on polypyrrole (PP) films through rubbing. It is shown that the PP films may be synthesized with two kinds of counter ionic atomic groups, i.e., rheonium oxide (ReO-4) which can generate about 5°pretilt angles and bromide (Br-) where no pretilt angle is observed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1025-1026
Number of pages2
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Volume60
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1992

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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