Key Developments in Ionic Liquid Crystals

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Alvarez Fernandez, Alexandra; Kouwer, Paul H. J.;
(2016)
  • Publisher: MDPI
  • Journal: International Journal of Molecular Sciences,volume 17,issue 5 (issn: 1422-0067, eissn: 1422-0067)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/ijms17050731, pmc: PMC4881553
  • Subject: Chemistry | QD1-999 | Review | ionic liquid crystals | imidazolium | liquid crystals | ionic liquids | smectic | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5

Ionic liquid crystals are materials that combine the classes of liquid crystals and ionic liquids. The first one is based on the multi-billion-dollar flat panel display industry, whilst the latter quickly developed in the past decades into a family of highly-tunable non... View more
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