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Liquid Crystals and their Application
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Zhidkie kristally i ikh prakticheskoe ispol'zovanie

Жидкие кристаллы и их практическое использование

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Zhidk. krist. ikh prakt. ispol'z. = Liq. Cryst. and their Appl., 2009, 2, 5—12.

Orientational Alignment of a Nematogen Isotropic Phase on a Solid Surface

E. A. Kirsanov1, V. N. Matveenko2, Yu. N. Timoshin1, V. V. Taungaver1

Author affiliations
1Kolomna State Pedagogical Institute. 
Zelenaya st., 30, 140410 Kolomna, Moscow Region, Russia.
2Lomonosov Moscow State University,
119899, Moscow, Vorobyovy Gory

A model of a boundary layer between an isotropic phase and solid surface to consider the surface-induced order parameter as temperature function near phase transition and the surface tension coefficients of paranematic liquid was developed.

Keywords: orientational alignment, model of a boundary layer, surface tension

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