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Thermotropic Ionic Liquid Crystals

Institut für Organische Chemie, Universität Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 55, D-70569 Stuttgart, Germany
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Materials 2011, 4(1), 206-259;
Received: 17 December 2010 / Accepted: 27 December 2010 / Published: 14 January 2011
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Ionic Liquid Crystals)
The last five years’ achievements in the synthesis and investigation of thermotropic ionic liquid crystals are reviewed. The present review describes the mesomorphic properties displayed by organic, as well as metal-containing ionic mesogens. In addition, a short overview on the ionic polymer and self-assembled liquid crystals is given. Potential and actual applications of ionic mesogens are also discussed. View Full-Text
Keywords: liquid crystals; ionic thermotropic mesogens; metallomesogens liquid crystals; ionic thermotropic mesogens; metallomesogens
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Axenov, K.V.; Laschat, S. Thermotropic Ionic Liquid Crystals. Materials 2011, 4, 206-259.

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