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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 21 — Oct. 8, 2012
  • pp: 23954–23959

Simulation of the in-plane-switching blue-phase liquid crystal using the director model

Shui-Shang Hu, Jin-Jei Wu, Chia-Chun Hsu, Tien-Jung Chen, and King-Lien Lee  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 21, pp. 23954-23959 (2012)

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We analyze the non-uniform electric field distribution in an in-plane-switching blue phase liquid crystal (IPS-BPLC) cell and use the director model to simulate the electro-optical properties of an IPS-BPLC cell using a commercial simulator. The calculated results are in good agreement with the experimental data.

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OCIS Codes
(120.2040) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Displays
(160.3710) Materials : Liquid crystals
(160.4760) Materials : Optical properties

ToC Category:
Optical Devices

Original Manuscript: August 13, 2012
Revised Manuscript: September 28, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: September 28, 2012
Published: October 4, 2012

Shui-Shang Hu, Jin-Jei Wu, Chia-Chun Hsu, Tien-Jung Chen, and King-Lien Lee, "Simulation of the in-plane-switching blue-phase liquid crystal using the director model," Opt. Express 20, 23954-23959 (2012)

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