Advanced Discretizations and Multigrid Methods for Liquid Crystal Configurations.

Emerson, David.
2017-04-20T13:57:28.929Z

Abstract: Liquid crystals are substances that possess mesophases with properties intermediate between liquids and crystals. Here, we consider nematic liquid crystals, which consist of rod-like molecules whose average pointwise orientation is represented by a unit-length vector, n(x,y,z) = (n_1, n_2, n_3)^T. In addition to their self-structuring properties, nematics are dielectrically active and bi... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Mathematics.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011936
ID: tufts:21412
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