High Performance Negative Dielectric Anisotropy Liquid Crystals for Display Applications

  • Chen Y
  • Peng F
  • Yamaguchi T
  • et al.
N/ACitations
Citations of this article
35Readers
Mendeley users who have this article in their library.

Abstract

We review recent progress in the development of high birefringence (Δn ≥ 0.12) negative dielectric anisotropy (Δε < 0) liquid crystals (LCs) for direct-view and projection displays. For mobile displays, our UCF-N2 (low viscosity, negative Δε, high Δn) based homogeneous alignment fringe-field switching (called n-FFS) mode exhibits superior performance to p-FFS in transmittance, single gamma curve, cell gap insensitivity, and negligible flexoelectric effect. For projection displays using a vertical alignment \r<br />liquid-crystal-on-silicon (VA LCOS), our high birefringence UCF-N3 mixture enables a submillisecond gray-to-gray response time, which is essential for color sequential displays without noticeable color breakup. Our low viscosity UCF-N2 also enables multi-domain VA displays to use a thinner cell gap for achieving faster response time.

Cite

CITATION STYLE

APA

Chen, Y., Peng, F., Yamaguchi, T., Song, X., & Wu, S.-T. (2013). High Performance Negative Dielectric Anisotropy Liquid Crystals for Display Applications. Crystals, 3(3), 483–503. https://doi.org/10.3390/cryst3030483

Register to see more suggestions

Mendeley helps you to discover research relevant for your work.

Already have an account?

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free