TITLE

The fourth state of matter

AUTHOR(S)
Templer, Richard; Attard, George
PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;5/4/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1767, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details liquid crystal technology, the first attempt at engineering at the molecular level which involved the designing of liquid crystals. New electronic technology and a better understanding of the behavior of matter; The discovery of liquid crystals; The work of German physicist Otto Lehmann; Austrian botanist, Friedrich Reinitzer; The nematic phase; Discotics and the work of Indian physicist S. Chandrasekhar; More.
ACCESSION #
9105273205

 

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