Mechanically Induced Biaxial Transition in a Nanoconfined Nematic Liquid Crystal with a Topological Defect

Authors: Carbone, Giovanni; Lombardo, Giuseppe; Barberi, Riccardo; Musevic, Igor; Tkalec, Uros
Years: 2009
Source Title: PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS
Doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.103.167801
Venue: LiCryL @ Rende (CS)