Flexoelectricity in an oxadiazole bent-core nematic liquid crystal

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Kaur, S; Panov, VP; Greco, C; Ferrarini, A; Görtz, V; Goodby, JW; Gleeson, HF;
(2014)
  • Publisher: AIP
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    arxiv: Condensed Matter::Soft Condensed Matter

We have determined experimentally the magnitude of the difference in the splay and bend flexoelectric coefficients, |e 1 − e 3|, of an oxadiazole bent-core liquid crystal by measuring the critical voltage for the formation of flexodomains together with their wave number... View more
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