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4-Cyano-4'-pentylbiphenyl

Known as: 5CB 
4-Cyano-4'-pentylbiphenyl is a commonly used nematic liquid crystal with the chemical formula C18H19N. It frequently goes by the common name 5CB. 5CB… 
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2013
2013
In this study, we developed a liquid crystal (LC)-based optical sensor for monitoring enzymatic activity through orientational… 
2007
2007
Three calamitic molecules with axially chiral cores, (S)-3,9-bis[(4-dodecyloxybenzoyl)oxy]-1,11-dimethyl-5,7-dihydrodibenzo[c,e… 
2006
2006
In this paper, we report our most recent results about the huge optical nonlinearity of methyl red (MR)-doped 5CB thin cells. The… 
2000
2000
The tribological behavior of nematic requid crystal 4-n-pentyl-4'-exanobiphenyl (5CB) was observed using a four-ball friction and… 
2000
2000
Static force-distance relations as well as linear and nonlinear viscoelastic responses to oscillatory shear were studied in 4'-n… 
1998
1998
The results of measurements of the specific volume V-m versus temperature T and pressure p are presented together with the new… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
We describe multidimensional NMR techniques to measure and assign 13C−1H dipolar couplings in nematic liquid crystals with high… 
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Refractive indices have been measured throughout the nematic phase of 4-n-pentyl-4'cyanobiphenyl (5CB) and the smectic A and…