Twist grain boundary (TGB) states of chiral liquid crystalline bent-core mesogens


Ocak H. , Bilgin-Eran B. , Guzeller D., Prehm M., Tschıerske C.

CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, vol.51, pp.7512-7515, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1039/c5cc01592h
  • Title of Journal : CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS
  • Page Numbers: pp.7512-7515

Abstract

4-Cyanoresorcinol derived bent-core molecules with a chiral (S)-2-methylbutoxy chain form liquid crystalline phases with TGBA- and TGBC-like structures at the transition from cybotactic nematic via SmA to SmC phases.