Frank elastic constants of the hard-rod liquid crystal

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The elastic constants of a hard-rod liquid crystal are calculated using the Onsager theory, with results similar to those given by Priest.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2181-2183
Number of pages3
JournalPhysical Review A - Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1973

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  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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