Nematic LC material in the aligned state scatters light strongly, but in low loss LC cored fiber waveguides it scatters less and has enhanced recovery time.
© 1989 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: August 3, 1989
Published: December 15, 1989
Mino Green and S. J. Madden, "Low loss nematic liquid crystal cored fiber waveguides," Appl. Opt. 28, 5202-5203 (1989)