Small organic molecules can form liquid crystals, at or close to room temperature; as commonly known, these find many applications in the fabrication of electrooptical devices. This paper is not about those compounds; it is instead about a new class of polymeric materials that melt at high temperatures into fluids exhibiting liquid crystalline order.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Chemical Engineering Progress|
|State||Published - Dec 1 1987|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Chemical Engineering(all)