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  • Editor: Shin-Tson Wu
  • Vol. 1, Iss. 1 — Sep. 1, 2005
  • pp: 3–

Ultrawide-View Liquid Crystal Displays

Ruibo Lu, Xinyu Zhu, Shin-Tson Wu, Qi Hong, and Thomas X. Wu

Journal of Display Technology, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 3- (2005)

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The wide viewing angle technologies for liquid crystal displays (LCDs) are reviewed. The most promising liquid crystal modes for wide view technologies, such as in-plane switching, multidomain vertical alignment, patterned vertical alignment, and advanced-super-view are compared. By optimizing the phase-compensation films and their device configurations, the ultrawide-view LCDs with a contrast ratio higher than 100:1 at ± 85° viewing cone are demonstrated.

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Ruibo Lu, Xinyu Zhu, Shin-Tson Wu, Qi Hong, and Thomas X. Wu, "Ultrawide-View Liquid Crystal Displays," J. Display Technol. 1, 3- (2005)

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