A new liquid crystal display device based on thermally addressed pleochroic dye switching

@article{Lu1981ANL,
  title={A new liquid crystal display device based on thermally addressed pleochroic dye switching},
  author={Shih-Lien Lu and D. H. Davies and Jeffrey Wells and J. S. Harris},
  journal={1981 International Electron Devices Meeting},
  year={1981},
  pages={703-703}
}
A new t y p e o f p l e o c h r o i c d y e s w i t c h i n g l i q u i d c r y s t a l d i s p l a y i s desc r ibed . The p r i n c i p l e i s based on a n e l e c t r o o p t i c a l e f f e c t c r e a t e d by t h e o r i e n t a t i o n a l swi tch ing of dye molecules in a s m e c t i c h o s t t h a t h a s a n i n t e r m e d i a t e n e m a t i c o r c h o l e s t e r i c p h a s e . T h i s new d i sp lay can be mul t ip l exed beyond 500 rows and has good l e g i b i l i t y and… CONTINUE READING