Smart Light-Responsive Materials : Azobenzene-Containing Polymers and Liquid Crystals Hardback
Edited by Y. Zhao, Tomiki Ikeda
This book reviews the cutting-edge significant research in the field of smart light-responsive materials based on azobenzene polymers and liquid crystals.
Emphasis is placed on the discovery of new phenomena from the past 5 years, their underlying mechanisms, new functionalities, and properties achieved through rational design.
Edited by leading authorities in the field, Zhao and Ikeda, the chapters are authored by an internationally-recognized team of experts from North America, Europe, and Asia.
Smart Light-Responsive Materials will serve to catalyze new research that will lead this field over the next 5-10 years.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 536 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
- Publication Date: 23/03/2009
- Category: Mechanics of solids
- ISBN: 9780470175781