The novel synthesis method of Ionic Self-Assembly (ISA) for the production of thermotropic and lyotropic LC materials is presented and discussed at the hand of several examples. The use of this alternative synthesis route to well-defined and functional LC materials is discussed.
|Translated title of the contribution||Liquid-crystalline materials by the ionic self-assembly route|
|Pages (from-to)||55 - 65|
|Number of pages||11|
|Journal||Molecular crystals and liquid crystals|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 2006|