Nanoimprint Alignment of Liquid Crystals

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Youngwoo Yi gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about nanoimprint alignment of LC in terms of uniform alignment, bistability, and hemeotropic alignment.

Azo-Bridged Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals Incorporating Chromophores along Their Polar Axes and Measurement of Second-Harmonic Generation

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Yongqiang Zhang gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about ground-state ferroelectricity of materials and SHG measurements.

Polychromatic liquid crystal laser arrays

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Philip Hands gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about band-edge lasing in chiral nematics in relation to monochromatic and polychromatic LC laser arrays.

Photonic Band Gap Materials: Light Trapping Crystals, Pt 2

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Part 2 of a talk by Sajeev John at the LC2CAM conference about adaptability of PBG, 3D Micro-fabrication, uses of light localization, and engineering EM Vacuum.

Microrheology: Principles & Applications

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Thomas Mason gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about microrheology and its applications in biomicrorheology, novel synthetic materials, product formations.

Studies of the Effects of Shear on Colloidal Aggregation and Gelation using Small Angle Light Scattering

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Tahereh Mokhtari gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about the application of shear to enhance aggregation and gelation and to yield hybrid superaggregates.

Liquid Crystals: Optical Properties and Light Driven Effects

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Satyendra Kumar gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about living and manmade photonics systems and liquid crystals in organic photovoltaics.

Light induced Structural Color Change and Dynamics of Isotropic Smectic Blue Phase

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Jun Yamamoto gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about liquid crystalline order and laser induced structural change of SmBP.

LC2CAM Conference 2008 Introduction

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An introduction to the LC2CAM 2008 Conference.

Liquid Crystalline Phases in Lipid Bilayers

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Linda Hirst gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about the phases of lipid bilayers, the effect of different molecules in the membrane, and inducing phases by illumination.