TITLE

Electrically controlled continuous tilt of optical axis in ferroelectric chiral smectic liquid

AUTHOR(S)
Mori, Takeshi; Toyoda, Yoshihiko
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;2/28/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p1065
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the continuous tilt of an optical axis caused by an applied alternating current voltage in a ferroelectric chiral smectic liquid crystal cell. Advantages of the ferroelectric liquid crystal; Definition of the apparent optical axis; Effects of field-induced distortion of the liquid crystal in the cell.
ACCESSION #
4266540

 

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