Modelling study of liquid crystals orientation in the presence of corrosion potential
SourceInternational Journal of Nanomanufacturing
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The anchoring and orientation of liquid crystal (LC) molecules are influenced by several parameters. This paper presents theoretical work that aims to explain how surface changes and potential due to corrosion, affect the LC orientation and anchoring. This work is done with a view of enabling the design and development of a LC based corrosion sensor. Copyright © 2010 Inderscience Enterprises Ltd.
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