Detects in liquid crystals

William F. Brinkman, Patricia E. Cladis

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Abstract

Appearing under the polarizing microscope as ellipses, parabolas, hyperbolas, lines and points, colorful structural singularities are understood through topological and geometrical arguments.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages48-54
Number of pages7
Volume35
No5
Specialist publicationPhysics Today
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1982
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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