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Chapter 17

Heat Capacity in Liquid Crystals

What characterizes the crystal phase of a material with respect to the liquid phase is the presence of long-range, three-dimensional (3D), orientational and positional order. Liquid crystals (LC) are materials that have some intermediate phases in which there is an intermediate order between a liqui...

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16 Aug 2010
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2010
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978-0-85404-176-3
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978-1-84755-979-1