31. Light-Directed Smart Responses in Azobenzene-Containing Liquid-Crystalline Polymer Thin Films

  1. Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Knoll2 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Rigoberto C. Advincula3
  1. Takahiro Seki

Published Online: 7 JUN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527638482.ch31

Functional Polymer Films: 2 Volume Set

Functional Polymer Films: 2 Volume Set

How to Cite

Seki, T. (2011) Light-Directed Smart Responses in Azobenzene-Containing Liquid-Crystalline Polymer Thin Films, in Functional Polymer Films: 2 Volume Set (eds W. Knoll and R. C. Advincula), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527638482.ch31

Editor Information

  1. 2

    AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Donau-City-Straße 1, 1220 Vienna, Austria

  2. 3

    University of Houston, Department of Chemistry, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 136 Fleming Bldg., Houston, TX 77204-5003, USA

Author Information

  1. Nagoya University, Graduate School of Engineering, Department of Molecular Design and Engineering, Furo-cho, Chikusa, Nagoya 464-8603, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JUN 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527321902

Online ISBN: 9783527638482

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Keywords:

  • liquid-crystalline polymers;
  • photoalignment of molecular aggregates;
  • microphase separation;
  • surface-relief formation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Photoalignment of Molecular Aggregates (Nanoscale Regions)

  • Block-Copolymer Microphase Separation (MPS) Structure (Mesoscale Region)

  • Surface-Relief Formation (Microscale Regions)

  • Summary

  • References