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Author Fisch, Michael R.

Title Liquid crystals, laptops and life / Michael R. Fisch.

Imprint River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, 2004.

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 Axe Books 24x7 Engineering E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 355 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series World Scientific series in contemporary chemical physics ; v. 23
World Scientific series in contemporary chemical physics ; v. 23.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Scientific models -- 3. Symmetry -- 4. Forces and fields -- 5. An introduction to light waves -- 6. Atoms and molecules -- 7. Molecules and matter -- 8. Historical interlude : a brief history of polymers, liquid crystals, and semiconductors -- 9. Polymers -- 10. Liquid crystals -- 11. Semiconductors -- 12. The molecules of life -- 13. Digital devices and microcomputer basics -- 14. Liquid crystal displays -- 15. Putting it all together : the laptop computer -- 16. Liquid crystals in the visual arts -- 17. Lyotropic liquid crystals and life.
Note Print version record.
Subject Liquid crystals.
Laptop computers.
SCIENCE -- Physics -- General.
SCIENCE -- Mechanics -- General.
SCIENCE -- Energy.
Laptop computers. (OCoLC)fst00992606
Liquid crystals. (OCoLC)fst00999541
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Fisch, Michael R. Liquid crystals, laptops and life. River Edge, NJ : World Scientific, 2004 9812389016 (OCoLC)56952426
ISBN 981256232X (electronic bk.)
9789812562326 (electronic bk.)
9789812389015
9812389016
Standard No. AU@ 000051378796

 
    
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