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Zhidk. krist. ikh prakt. ispol'z. = Liq. Cryst. and their Appl., 2012, 3, 51—57.
Mesomorphic and Anisotropic Properties of Composite Materials Based on 4-Cyanophenylbenzoate Derivatives
E. S. Syrbu1, I. V. Novikov1, O. V. Potemkina2, S. A. Kuvshinova1, V. A. Burmistrov1
Author affiliations 1Ivanovo State University of Chemistry and Technology, Institute of Macroheterocycles
153460 Ivanovo, Av. F. Engel’s, 7. E-mail: email@example.com 2Ivanovo Institute of the State Fire Service, Stroitelei pr. 33, Ivanovo, 153040 Russia
Abstract Physical properties of composite materials based on 4-cyanophenylbenzoate derivatives were investigated. Compositions of mixtures were determined and their phase transition temperatures were measured. Temperature dependences of the dielectric permeability and refraction index were obtained. The dielectric anisotropy and optical anisotropy were calculated. The comparative analysis of mesomorphic and anisotropic properties of composite liquid crystal materials based on 4-cyanophenylbenzoate derivatives and commercial mixtures based on cyanobiphenyls was carried out.