Photo-Induced Mass Transport

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Robert McLoel gives a talk at the LC2CAM 08 conference about photochemical mass transport, applications, and advanced materials.

Local Photo-reorientation of a Liquid Crystal Using a Laser Focused on an azo Dye-based monolayer

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Yue Shi gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about the properties of DMR Azo-SAM and its use on liquid crystals, and the local reorientation of liquid crystals.

Efficient Photo-active Chiral Nematic Twist Agents

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James Rego gives a talk at LC2CAM conference about reactions of chiral pyruvate esters and light to produce to chiral agents, reactivity of these molecules, and directions for best results.

Optical Studies of Sub-monolayer Dye Films for Photo-alignment of Liquid Crystal Cells

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J. M. Dahdah talks about functionalized surfaces, their role in the development of nanostructures, their properties controlled by light, and their complex micro-structural environments.

Nonlinear Optical Properties of Azo-dye Doped Liquid Crystals

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Istvan Janossy gives a talk at LC2CAM conference about photo-isomerization of azo-dyes, the effect on liquid crystalline order, induction by nonlinear absorption, and optical reorientation.