TITLE

Study of the pretilt angle for 5CB on rubbed polyimide films containing trifluoromethyl moiety

AUTHOR(S)
Dae-Shik Seo; Kobayashi, Shunsuke
PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;11/16/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 20, p2392
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the generation of pretilt angles for nematic liquid crystal aligned in the cells using rubbed polyimide (PI) films. Usage of trifluoromethyl moieties as a function of rubbing strength; Existence of trifluoromethyl moiety in the special PI; Alignment of liquid crystal molecule on surfaces of treated solid substrates.
ACCESSION #
4240785

 

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