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.

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.

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.

Polymorphism of Liquid Crystal Anchoring Induced by Phase Transitions of a Photoisomerizable Surfactant at the Nematic/Aqueous Interface

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Daniel Schwartz gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about his group's studies of surface anchoring, mesoscopic elasticity, and optical anisotropy of liquid crystals.

Next Generation Nematic Liquid Crystal Devices Based on Polymer Stabilized Networks

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Robert Ramsey gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about meadowlark optics liquid crystal capabilities, next generation nematic LC technology, and "swift liquid crystal" devices.

Adaptive Optics

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Restaino gives a talk at LC2CAM conference about atmospheric turbulence and other aberration generators, liquid crystals, and AO test-bed.

Liquid Crystal Alignment by Optical Interference and Application to Liquid Crystal Diffraction Grating

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Ophelia Tsui gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about inhomogeneous patterned surfaces, liquid crystals, and azo dye film.

Emissive Ben-Core Liquid Crystals--4-Ring Systems

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Nandiraju Rao gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about LC, PL, and EL properties exhibited by four ring compounds and possible emissive layers of anisotropic optical features.

Fast Switching Electro-optical Films Based on Polymer Encapsulated Liquid Crystals and Carbon Nanotubes

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Lu Lu gives a talk about the effects of composition on performance of electro-optical films (EOFs) using polymer encapsulated liquid crystals and CNTs.