Liquid Crystalline

Some articles on liquid, liquid crystalline, crystalline:

Homeotropic Alignment
... In liquid crystals, homeotropic alignment is one of the ways of alignment of liquid crystalline molecules ... alignment is the state in which a rod-like liquid crystalline molecule aligns perpendicularly to the substrate ... There are various other ways of alignment in liquid crystals ...
Halogen Bond - Applications - Crystal Engineering
... chemistry and inter-ion interactions for the development of liquid-crystalline and solid-crystalline materials ... of molecular conductors, and creation of liquid crystal constructs ... The first reported use of halogen bonding in liquid crystal formation was by H ...
Lyotropic Liquid Crystal - Liquid Crystalline Phases and Composition/Temperature
... The simplest liquid crystalline phase that is formed by spherical micelles is the 'micellar cubic', denoted by the symbol I1 ... This lyotropic liquid crystalline phase is known as the 'hexagonal phase', or more specifically the 'normal topology' hexagonal phase and is generally ... of amphiphiles into micelles and then into lyotropic liquid crystalline phases as a function of amphiphile concentration and of temperature ...

Famous quotes containing the words crystalline and/or liquid:

    The air was so elastic and crystalline that it had the same effect on the landscape that a glass has on a picture, to give it an ideal remoteness and perfection.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Telephone poles were matchsticks, put there to be snapped off at a whim. Dogs trotting across the road were suddenly big trucks. Old ladies turned into moving—vans. Everything was too bright, but very funny and made for my delight. And about half a mile from my long liquid breakfast I turned carefully down a side street and parked, and sat beaming happily through the tannic fog for about an hour, remembering how witty we all had been, how handsome and talented ... [ellipsis in original]
    M.F.K. Fisher (1908–1992)