TITLE

Optimal rubbing angle for reflective in-plane-switching liquid crystal displays

AUTHOR(S)
Sun, Yubao; Zhang, Zhidong; Ma, Hongmei; Zhu, Xinyu; Wu, Shin-Tson
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;12/23/2002, Vol. 81 Issue 26, p4907
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Rubbing angle effects on the response time and optical threshold voltage of the reflective in-plane-switching homogeneous liquid crystal displays were analyzed. As the rubbing angle increases, the rise time decreases except that its operating voltage also increases. The optimal rubbing angle is around 300-40°.
ACCESSION #
8691567

 

Related Articles

  • Characterization of reflective cholesteric liquid-crystal displays. St. John, W. D.; Lu, Z.-J.; Doane, J. W. // Journal of Applied Physics;11/1/1995, Vol. 78 Issue 9, p5253 

    Presents a study which characterized the optical reflective properties of the planar structure of cholesteric liquid crystal reflective displays. Experimental details; Results and discussion; Conclusion.

  • Optimization of reflective bistable twisted nematic liquid crystal displays. Xie, Z. L.; Gao, H. J. // Journal of Applied Physics;9/1/1999, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p2373 

    Presents information on a study which examined the optics of reflective bistable twisted nematic (BTN) liquid crystal display for general values of twist angle and polarizer angle. Parameter space for reflective BTN; Brightness and efficiency of reflective BTN modes; Reflectance spectra;...

  • Depolarized light scattering from liquid crystals as a factor for black level light leakage in liquid-crystal displays. Yoneya, Makoto; Utsumi, Yuka; Umeda, Yoshiyuki // Journal of Applied Physics;7/1/2005, Vol. 98 Issue 1, p016106 

    Depolarized light scattering due to thermally excited orientational fluctuations of liquid-crystal directors was investigated in the context of the black level light leakage in liquid-crystal displays. Particular attention was given on the comparison between homogeneous and homeotropic...

  • Highly efficient diffractive reflector using microgratings for reflective display. Jin-Hwan Kim; Jae-Ho Yu; Byoung-Ho Cheong; Yoon-Sun Choi; Hwan-Young Choi // Applied Physics Letters;7/28/2008, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p041915 

    A highly efficient diffractive reflector with a rhombus shape angular distribution of reflected light for mobile liquid crystal display is developed. The fabricated diffractive reflector shows enhanced reflectance two times higher than the conventional bumpy reflector. The diffractive reflector...

  • Elimination of the data-dependent defects by doubling the frequency of driving signals for cholesteric LCDs.  // Semiconductor Physics, Quantum Electronics & Optoelectronics;2010, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p173 

    No abstract available.

  • Reflective dual-mode liquid crystal display switchable between dynamic and memory modes. Lee, Joong Ha; Kim, Taehyung; Shin, Hun Ki; Jhun, Chul Gyu; Kwon, Soon-Bum; Kim, Dong-Guk; Kim, Wook Sung; Yoon, Tae-Hoon; Kim, Jae Chang // Applied Physics Letters;9/27/2010, Vol. 97 Issue 13, p133510 

    This study proposes a reflective dual-mode liquid crystal display (RD-LCD) that can be operated in memory mode or dynamic mode according to the image contents. The proposed RD-LCD needs three states to represent dark and bright states, while a general reflective liquid crystal display has two...

  • Is this the holiday you break down and buy a high definition TV? Hatfield, David // Inside Tucson Business;12/11/2006, Vol. 16 Issue 26, p22 

    The article offers advice on the qualities that one should look in a high definition TV. Plasma TV is usually the most expensive but has been some of the biggest price drops, the only disadvantage is the glare it produces in a brightly lit room while LCD screens can only go about 42 inches. A...

  • LCD growth lights up the world.  // R&D Magazine;Dec96, Vol. 38 Issue 13, p9 

    Reports on the increase in worldwide production of liquid crystal displays (LCD).

  • Michigan committee endorses LCD panel.  // T H E Journal;Jun96, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p18 

    Reports that Chisholm's DataBook LCD panel has received an exclusive recommendation from the Michigan Regional Educational Media Centers. Award received by DataBook; Product features; Competition with leading active-matrix color LCD panels.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics