Featured Liquid Crystal Picture Art of the Month

September 2018

©Hao Wang

"Oily Streak Texture"

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Description

The texture of cholesteric liquid crystal in planar cell under Polarized Optical Microscope at room temperature. The picture width is 720 𝜇m.

Author

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Hao Wang is a PhD candidate in the Liquid Crystal Institute of Kent State University. He is currently conducting research in Dr. Quan Li’s group. His main research interest includes developing light-driven chiral molecular switch and synthesizing novel liquid crystal materials.

Email: hwang37(at)kent.edu

Jury comment

The texture attracts by a composition of polygons on a sunny-colour background.
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