TITLE

Haze-free polymer dispersed liquid crystals utilizing linear polarizers

AUTHOR(S)
West, John L.; Fredley, David S.; Carrell, J. Craig
PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;10/26/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 17, p2004
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the scattering of polymer dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC) light shutters in the absence of an electric field and transparent in the PDLC film. Appearance of hazy PDLC shutters at oblique angles secondary to light scattering; Reduction of PDLC transmission by polarizer addition; Fabrication of PDLC shutter by polymerization induced phase separation.
ACCESSION #
4293962

 

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