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Aligned Layers of Silver Nano-Fibers
AbstractWe describe a new dichroic polarizers made by ordering silver nano-fibers to aligned layers. The aligned layers consist of nano-fibers and self-assembled molecular aggregates of lyotropic liquid crystals. Unidirectional alignment of the layers is achieved by means of mechanical shearing. Aligned layers of silver nano-fibers are partially transparent to a linearly polarized electromagnetic radiation. The unidirectional alignment and density of the silver nano-fibers determine degree of polarization of transmitted light. The aligned layers of silver nano-fibers might be used in optics, microwave applications, and organic electronics.
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Golovin, A.B.; Stromer, J.; Kreminska, L. Aligned Layers of Silver Nano-Fibers. Materials 2012, 5, 239-247.View more citation formats
Golovin AB, Stromer J, Kreminska L. Aligned Layers of Silver Nano-Fibers. Materials. 2012; 5(2):239-247.Chicago/Turabian Style
Golovin, Andrii B.; Stromer, Jeremy; Kreminska, Liubov. 2012. "Aligned Layers of Silver Nano-Fibers." Materials 5, no. 2: 239-247.