LIQUID CRYSTAL HYDRODYNAMICS
The occurrence of new textures of liquid crystals is an important factor in tuning their optical and photonics properties. We use full hydrodynamic simulations to study the statics and dynamics of liquid crystals in 2D and 3D.
To read more, see our latest papers on liquid crystal hydrodynamics:
L. Metselaar, A.Doostmohammadi, J. M. Yeomans, Two-dimensional, blue phase tactoids, Molecular Physics, 2018.
Metselaar, I. Dozov, K. Antonova, E. Belamie, P. Davidson, J. M. Yeomans, A. Doostmohammadi, Electric-field-induced shape transition of nematic tactoids, PRE, 2017.