Continuum theory for liquid crystals

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Abstract

This chapter discusses continuum theory for liquid crystals.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Liquid Crystals
Subtitle of host publicationFundamentals of Liquid Crystals
EditorsJohn Goodby, Peter Collings, Takashi Kato, Carsten Tschierske, Helen Gleeson, Peter Raynes
Place of PublicationWeinham, Germany
Pages79-114
Number of pages36
Volume1
EditionSecond
Publication statusPublished - 3 Mar 2014

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Keywords

  • liquid crystals
  • continuum theories
  • materials science

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Stewart, I. W. (2014). Continuum theory for liquid crystals. In J. Goodby, P. Collings, T. Kato, C. Tschierske, H. Gleeson, & P. Raynes (Eds.), Handbook of Liquid Crystals: Fundamentals of Liquid Crystals (Second ed., Vol. 1, pp. 79-114). Weinham, Germany.