Journal Papers 2016 H. Shahsavan, S. M. Salili, A. Jákli and B. Zhao, “Thermally Active Liquid Crystal Network Gripper Mimicking the Self-peeling of Gecko Toe Pads” Adv. Mater (2016) DOI: 10.1002/adma.201604021   Featured in: http://www.advancedsciencenews.com/category/technology/manufacturing/ S. M. Salili, J. Xiang, H. Wang, Q. Li, D.A Paterson, J. M.D. Storey, C. T. Imrie, O. D. Lavrentovich, S. N. Sprunt, J. T. Gleeson, A. Jákli, “Magnetically Tunable Selective Reflection of Light by Heliconical Cholesterics”, PHYSICAL REVIEW E 94, 042705 (2016) Z. Parsouzi, Shokir A. Pardaev, C. Welch, Z. Ahmed, G. H. Mehl, A. R. Baldwin, J. T. Gleeson, O. D. Lavrentovich, D. W. Allender, J. V. Selinger, A. Jakli, and S. Sprunt, “Light scattering study of the “pseudo-layer” compression elastic con- stant in a twist-bend nematic liquid crystal”, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2016, DOI: 10.1039/C6CP06292J S. M. Salili, R. R. Ribeiro de Almeida, P. K. Challa, S. N. Sprunt, J. T. Gleeson & A. Jákli, “Spontaneously modulated chiral nematic structures of flexible bent-core liquid crystal dimers”, Liquid Crystals, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02678292.2016.1225836, 2016. Miroslaw Salamonczyk, Jing Zhang, Giuseppe Portale, Chenhui Zhu, Emmanuel Kentzinger,
James T. Gleeson, Antal Jakli, Cristiano De Michele, Jan K.G. Dhont, Samuel Sprunt & Emmanuel Stiakakis, “Smectic phase in suspensions of gapped DNA duplexes”, NATURE COMMUNICATIONS | 7:13358 | (2016) DOI: 10.1038/ncomms13358 Nemanja Trišović, Jelena Antanasijević, Jelena Rogan, Dejan Poleti, Tibor Tóth-Katona, Miroslaw Salamonczyk, Antal Jákli, Katalin Fodor-Csorba, “Investigation of supramolecular architectures of bent-shaped pyridine derivatives: from a three-ring crystalline compound towards five-ring mesogen”, New J. Chem, 40, 6977- 6985, 2016. S. M. Salili, M. G. Tamba, S. N. Sprunt, C. Welch, G. H. Mehl, A. Jákli, J. T. Gleeson, “Anomalous Increase in Nematic-Isotropic Transition Temperature in Dimer Molecules Induced by Magnetic Field”, Physical Review Letters, 116 (21), 217801, 2016.-Editors’ Suggestion. Z. Parsouzi.A. Sh, S. M. Shamid, V. Borshch, P. K. Challa, M. G. Tamba, C. Welch, G. H. Mehl, J. T. Gleeson, A. Jakli, O. D. Lavrentovich, D. W. Allender, J. V. Selinger, and S. Sprunt, “Fluctuation modes of a twist-bend nematic liquid crystal”, Physical Review X, 6, 021041, 2016. L. Li M. Salamonczyk, A. Jákli, T. Hegmann, “A Dual Modulated Homochiral Helical Nanofilament Phase with Local Columnar Ordering formed by Bent Core Liquid Crystals: Effects of Molecular Chirality”, Small, 29, 3944-3955, 2016. -Featured in Materiasl News: http://www.materialsviews.com/effects-molecular-chirality-on- liquid-crystals/. N. Sebastián, M. G. Tamba, R. Stannarius, M.R. de la Fuente, M. Salamonczyk, G. Cukrov, J. Gleeson, S. Sprunt, A. Jákli, C. Welch, Z. Ahmed, G.H. Mehl and A. Eremin, “Mesophase structure and behaviour in bulk and restricted geometry of a dimeric compound exhibiting a nematic-nematic transition”, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 18, 19299. 2016. Y. Geng, R. Stannarius, A. Eremin, T. Ostapenko, P.K. Challa, J.T. Gleeson, S. Klein, “Magneto-optical behavior of anisometric dispersions in a strong magnetic field”, RSC Advances,  6, 80666-80669, 2016. Junren Wang, Antal Jákli, and John L. West, “Morphology Tuning of Electrospun Liquid Crystal/Polymer Fibers “, Chem. Phys. Chem., 17, 1-7, 2016. P. Popov, L. W. Honaker, E. E. Kooijman, E. K. Mann, A. I. Jákli, “A liquid crystal biosensor for specific detection of antigens”, Sensing and Bio-Sensing Research, 8, 31-35, 2016. A. Jákli, “Biaxial Nematic Liquid Crystals –Theory, Simulation and Experiment”, Liquid Crystals Reviews, 4, (1), 80-81, 2016. S. M. Salili, T. Ostapenko, O. Kress, C. Bailey, W. Weissflog, K. Harth, A. Eremin, R. Stannarius, A. Jákli, “Rupture and Recoil of Bent-Core Liquid Crystal Filaments”,     Soft Matter, 12 (21), 4725-4730, 2016. S. A. Pardaev , S. Shamid , M-G. Tamba , C. Welch , G. H. Mehl , J. T. Gleeson , D. Allender , J. V. Selinger , B. Ellman , A. Jakli and S. Sprunt, “Second harmonic light scattering induced by defects in the twist-bend nematic phase of liquid crystal dimers” Soft Matter, 12 (19), 4472-4482, 2016. C. Zhang, O.D. Lavrentovich, A. Jákli, “Nanoscale imaging of defects in layered liquid crystals”, Proc. of SPIE, Vol. 9769 97690D-1-9, 2016. 2015 C. Zhang, S. M. Salili, N. Diorio, W. Weissflog, A. Jákli, “Nanoscale structures of polarisation-modulated bent-core materials in thin films”, Liquid Crystals, DOI: 10.1080/02678292.2015.1081297 (2015). H. Shahsavan, S. M. Salili, A. Jákli, B. Zhao, “Smart Muscle-Driven Self-Cleaning of Biomimetic Microstructures from Liquid Crystal Elastomers”, Advanced Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201503203 (2015). C. Zhang, A. M. Grubb, A. J. Seed, P. Sampson, A. Jákli, O. D. Lavrentovich, “Nanostructure of Edge Dislocations in a Smectic-C Liquid Crystal”, Phys Rev Letters, 2015, 115, 8, 087081. N. Trišović, J. Antanasijević, T. Tóth-Katona, M. Kohout, M. Salamo ń czyk, S. Sprunt, A. Jákli, K. Fodor-Csorba, “Azo-containing asymmetric bent-core liquid crystals with modulated smectic phases”, RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 64886-91. S.A. Pardaev, J.C. Williams, R. J. Twieg, A. Jákli, J. T. Gleeson, B. Ellman, and S. Sprunt, “Polar structure of disclination loops in nematic liquid crystals probed by second-harmonic-light scattering”, Phys Rev E, 2015, 91, 032501. J. Wang, A.I. Jákli, and J.L. West, “Airbrush Formation of Liquid Crystal/Polymer Fibers”, ChemPhysChem, 2015, DOI: 10.1002/cphc.201500096. M.-G. Tamba, S. M. Salili, C. Zhang, A. Jákli, G. Mehl, R. Stannarius, A. Eremin, “A Fibre Forming Smectic Twist-bent Liquid Crystalline Phase”, RSC Adv., 2015, 5, 11207. 2014 S. M. Salili, C. Kim, S. Sprunt, J. T. Gleeson, O. Parri and A. Jákli, ”Flow properties of a twist-bend nematic liquid crystal”, RSC Adv., 2014, 4, 57419. R.R. Ribeiro de Almeida, C. Zhang, O. Parri, S.N. Sprunt, A. Jákli, “Nanostructure and dielectricproperties of a twist-bend nematic liquid crystal mixture”, Liquid Crystals, DOI: 10.1080/02678292.2014.947346 (2014). T. Ostapenko, S. M. Salili, A. Eremin, A. Jákli, R. Stannarius, “Stress-Driven Dynamic Behavior of Free-Standing Bent-Core Liquid Crystal Filaments”, Ferroelectrics, 468(1), 101-113, 2014. C. Zhang, N. Diorio, O. D. Lavrentovich, A. Jákli, “Helical nanofilaments of bent-core liquid crystals with a second twist”, Nature Communications, 5, 3302 (2014) doi: 10.1038/ncomms4302 J. Marković, N. Trišović, T. Tóth-Katona, M. Milčić, A. Marinković, C. Zhang, A. Jákli and K. Fodor-Csorba, “Structure–property relationship study of bent-core mesogens with pyridine as central unit”, New J. Chem.,  38, 1751-1760 (2014) P. K. Challa, S.N. Sprunt, A. Jákli   and J.T. Gleeson, “Magnetic field-induced suppression of the amorphous Blue Phase”, Phys. Rev. E, 89, 010501(R) (2014) P. K. Challa, V. Borshch, O. Parri, C. T. Imrie S.N. Sprunt, J.T. Gleeson, O.D. Lavrentovich, and A. Jákli, “Twist-bend nematic liquid crystals in high magnetic fields, Phys. Rev. E. 89, 060501 (R)-1-5 (2014) P. Popov, E.K. Mann, and A. Jákli, “Accurate optical detection of amphiphiles at liquid crystal–water interface”, Phys. Rev. Applied, 1, 034003 (2014) P. K. Challa, S. Chakraborty, R. Breckon, C. Zhang, S. Pardaev, R.W. Twieg, A. Jákli, S. N. Sprunt, J.T. Gleeson, “Viscoelastic properties of a branched liquid crystal in the nematic phase”, Liquid Crystals, 41, No. 6, 747–754 (2014) Y.-K. Kim, R. Breckon, M. Gao, S. N. Sprunt, J. T. Gleeson, R. J. Twieg, A. Jákli, O. D. Lavrentovich, “Properties of the Nematic Phase of a Laterally Linked H- Shaped Liquid Crystal Dimer”, Liquid Crystals, DOI: 10.1080/02678292.2014.920930 (2014) A. Jákli, "14th International Conference on Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals, Magdeburg, Germany", Liquid Crystals Today 23 (2), 38-40 (2014) 2013 V. Borshch, Y.K. Kim, J. Xiang, M. Gao, A. Jákli, V. P. Panov, J. K. Vij, C. T. Imrie, M. G. Tamba, G. H. Mehl, O.D. Lavrentovich, “Nematic twist-bend phase with nanoscale modulation of molecular orientation”, Nature Communications 4:2635-1-8 (2013) T. J. Smith, W. Iglesias, E.K. Mann, A. Jákli, D. J. Lacks, “Alignment of nematic liquid crystals by a bent-core substrate”, Liquid Crystals, 40, 159-164 (2013) A. Eremin, A. Jákli, Polar bent-shape liquid crystals - from molecular bend to layer splay and chirality, Soft Matter, 9 (3), 615 – 637 (2013) DOI:10.1039/C2SM26780B. S. Chakraborty, J. T. Gleeson, A.Jákli and S. Sprunt, “A comparison of short-range molecular order in bent-core and rod-like nematic liquid crystals”, Soft Matter, 9  1817-1824 (2013). A. Jákli, N. Éber, “Soft materials for linear electromechanical energy conversion”, Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering, 2:120–124 (2013). A. Jákli, “Liquid crystals of the 21 st  century - Nematic phase of bent-core molecules” Liquid Crystals Reviews, 1:1, 65-82 (2013) M. Varga, J. Morvan, N. Diorio, E. Buyuktanir, J. Harden, J.L. West, A. Jákli, “Direct Piezoelectric Responses of Soft Composite Fiber Mats”, Appl. Phys. Lett.,  102, 153903 (2013) C. Zhang, B.K. Sadashiva, O. D. Lavrentovich, A. Jákli, “Cryo-TEM studies of two smectic phases of an asymmetric bent-core material”, Liquid Crystals, N.A. Clark Festchrift, DOI:10.1080/02678292.2013.812251 (June 2013) A. C. Charif, N. Diorio, K. Fodor-Csorba, J. E. Puskás    and  A. Jákli, “A Piezoelectric Thermoplastic Elastomer Containing A Bent Core Liquid Crystal”, RSC Adv., 3 (38), 17446 – 17452 (2013) R. Breckon, S. Chakraborty, C. Zhang, N. Diorio, J. T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt, R. J. Twieg   and A. Jákli, “Nanostructures of nematic materials of laterally branched molecules” ChemPhysChem, accepted (2013) 2012 W. Iglesias, N. L. Abbott,   E. K. Mann and A. Jákli, “Improving liquid crystal-based biosensing in aqueous phases”, Applied Materials and Interfaces, 4 (12) 6884–6890 (2012) J. Morvan, E. Buyuktanir, J.L. West, A. Jákli, “Highly-piezoelectric Biocompatible and Soft Composite Fiber Mats”, Appl. Phys. Lett.,  100, 063901-1-4 (2012) T. J. Smith, W. Iglesias, S. R. Stefanovic, E. K. Mann,   C. Tschierske, A. Jákli, and D. J. Lacks, “The Effects of Tether Length on the Behavior of Amphiphilic Bent- Core Molecules at Water Surfaces”, J. Chem. Phys., 115   (44), 12809-12815 (2011) W. Weissflog, U. Baumeister, M.-G. Tamba, G. Pelzl, H. Kresse, R. Friedemann, G. Hempel, R. Kurz, M. Roos,  K. Merzweiler, A. Jákli , C. Zhang, N. Diorio , R. Stannarius, A. Eremin, U. Kornek, “Unexpected liquid crystalline behaviour of three-ring bent-core mesogens: Bis(4-subst.-phenyl) 2-methyl-iso-phthalates”, Soft Matter, 8, 2671-2685 (2012) P. Salamon, N. Éber, J. Seltmann, M. Lehmann, J. T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt, A. Jákli, “Dielectric technique to measure the twist elastic constant of liquid crystals - The case of a bent-core material”, Phys. Rev. E, 85, 061704 (2012) N. Nazir, N. Kim, W. Iglesias, A. Jákli, T. Kyu, “Conductive behavior in relation to domain morphology and phase diagram of Nafion/poly(vinylidene-co- trifluoroethylene) blends”, Polymer, 53, 196-204 (2012) P. K. Challa, O. Curtiss, J. C. Williams, R. Twieg, J. Toth, S. McGill, A. Jákli, J. T. Gleeson, S. N. Sprunt, Dynamic Light Scattering in the New 25 Tesla Split-Helix Magnet at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Phys. Rev. E , 86, 011708 (2012) C. Zhang, M. Gao, N. Diorio, W. Weissflog, U. Baumeister, S. Sprunt, J.T. Gleeson, A. Jákli, Direct observation of smectic layers in thermotropic liquid crystals, Phys. Rev. Lett.,  109, 107802 (2012) C. Zhang, N. Diorio, S.Radhika, B.K. Sadashiva, A. Jákli, “A Bent –Shape Smectic Liquid Crystal Phase with Leaning Director”, Liq. Cryst., 39 (9), 1149-1157 (2012) DOI:10.1080/02678292.2012.704410 Á. Buka, N. Éber, K. Fodor-Csorba, A. Jákli and P. Salamon, “Physical Properties of a Bent-Core Nematic Liquid Crystal and its Mixtures with Calamitic Molecules”, Phase Transitions, 85 (10), 872-887 (2012) A. Eremin, U. Kornek, S. Stern, R. Stannarius, F. Araoka, H. Takezoe, H. Nádasi W. Weissflog, A. Jákli, “Pattern-stabilized “decorated” polar liquid crystal fibres”, Phys. Rev. Lett., 109, 017801 (2012) A.M. Grubb, C. Zhang, A. Jákli, P. Sampson, A. J. Seed, “2-Alkoxythiazoles: A new core unit for incorporation into self-organizing materials. Synthetic approach, mesomorphism, and electrooptic evaluation”, Liq. Cryst., 39, 1175–1195 (2012) C. Zhang, S. Chakraborty, T. Ostapenko, S. Sprunt, A. Jákli, and J. T. Gleeson, “Biaxial nematic order induced by smectic fluctuations” Phys. Rev. E, 86, 020704(R) (2012) Y-K. Kim, M. Majumdar, B. I. Senyuk, L. Tortora, J. Seltmann M. Lehmann, A. Jákli, J. T. Gleeson, O. D. Lavrentovich and S. Sprunt, “Search for biaxiality in a shape-persistent bent-core nematic liquid crystal”, Soft Matter, 8, 8880–8890 (2012) W. Iglesias, T. J. Smith, P. B. Basnet, S. Stefanovic, C. Tschierske, D. J. Lacks, A. Jákli, and E. K. Mann, Alignment by Langmuir/Schaefer Monolayers of Bent-Core Liquid Crystals, Ferroelectrics, 431, 141-149 (2012) 2011 J. E. Puskas, G. T. Lim, D. H. Reneker and A. Jákli,  Electrospinning Hydrophobic Elastomeric Fiber Mats for Biomedical Applications, Biomacromolecules,  12  (5)   1795-1799 (2011)  DOI: 10.1021/bm200157b  M. Majumdar, P. Salamon, A. Jákli, J. T. Gleeson, and S. Sprunt, Elastic Constants and Orientational Viscosities of a Bent-core Nematic Liquid Crystal, Phys. Rev. E 83, 031701 (2011) K. V. Le, S. Aya, Y. Sasaki, H. Choi, F. Araoka, K. Ema, J. Mieczkowski, A. Jakli, K. Ishikawa and H. Takezoe, “Liquid crystalline amorphous blue phase and its large electrooptical Kerr effect”, J. Mater. Chem., 21, 28552011 (2011); DOI: 10.1039/C0JM04009F A. Jákli, “Electro-optical properties and possible applications of bent-core liquid crystals”, Proc. Of SPIE, Vol 7775, 7750R-1-8 (2010) S.H. Hong, R. Verduzco, J.T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt and A. Jákli, Nanostructures of liquid crystal phases in mixtures of bent core and rod-shaped molecules. Phys. Rev. E.  83, 061702 (2011) [DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.83.061702] W. Iglesias, T. J. Smith, P. B. Basnet, S. Stefanovic, C. Tschierske, D. J. Lacks , A. Jákli  and E. K. Mann, “Alignment by Langmuir/Schaefer monolayers of bent- core liquid crystals”, Soft Matter, 7, 9043 – 9050 (2011); DOI:10.1039/c1sm05546a (2011) T. Ostapenko, C. Zhang, S.N. Sprunt, A. Jákli, J. T. Gleeson, Magneto-optical technique for detecting biaxial nematic phase, Physical Review E, 84,021705 (2011) B. M. McKenzie, R. J. Wojtecki, K. A. Burke, C. Zhang, A. Jákli, P. T. Mather and S. J. Rowan, “Metallo-Responsive Liquid Crystalline Monomers and Polymers”, Chemistry of Materials, 23   (15)   3525-3533   DOI: 10.1021/cm2011617 S.E. Fiester, A. Jákli, and C.J. Woolverton, “Liquid crystal properties of a self-assembling viral coat protein”, Liq. Cryst., 38, No. 9, 1153–1157 (2011) 2010 M. Kohout, M. Chambers, A. Vajda, G. Galli, A. Domján, J. Svoboda,   A. Jákli and K. Fodor-Csorba, “Properties of non-symmetric bent-core liquid crystals with variable flexible chain length”,  Liq. Cryst.,  37 (5), 537-545 (2010); electronic-Liquid Crystal Communications; http://www.e-lc.org/docs/2009_11_24_17_15_25 P. Salamon, N. Éber, Á. Buka, J. T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt, A. Jákli, “Dielectric properties of bent-core and calamitic liquid crystal mixtures”, electronic-Liquid Crystal Communications;; http://www.e-lc.org/docs /2009_10_13_15_34_03; Phys. Rev. E 81, 031711 (2010); A. Jákli, Electro-mechanical effects in liquid crystals,  Liquid Crystals, 37, (6), 825-837 (2010) D. Ž. Obadović, A. Vajda, A Jákli, A. Menyhárd, M. Kohout, J. Svoboda, M. Stojanović, N. Éber, G. Galli and K. Fodor-Csorba, “Mesophase behavior of binary mixtures of bell-shaped and calamitic compounds”, Liquid Crystals, 37 (5) 527-536 (2010) S. Taushanoff, K. V. Le, J. Williams, R. J. Twieg, B. K. Sadashiva, H. Takezoe and A. Jákli, Stable amorphous blue phase of bent-core nematic liquid crystals doped with a chiral material, J. Mater. Chem., 20, 5893–58982 (2010), DOI: 10.1039/C0JM00690D J. Harden, M. Chambers, R. Verduzco, P. Luchette, J.T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt, A. Jákli, Giant flexoelectricity in Bent-Core Nematic Liquid Crystal Elastomers, Appl. Phys. Lett., 96, 102907 (2010) C. Bailey, M. Murphy, A. Eremin, W. Weissflog, A. Jákli, “Bundles of fluid fibers formed by bent-core molecules”, Phys. Rev. E, 81, 031708 (2010) Z. Li, P. Salamon, A. Jákli, K.Wang, C. Qin, Q. Yang, C. Liu and J.Wen, Synthesis and mesomorphic properties of resorcyl di[4-(4-alkoxy-2,3-diflorophenyl)ethynyl] benzoate liquid crystals,  Liquid Crystals, 37 (4), 427–433 (2010) J. Wang, L. Qiu, A. Jákli, W. Weissflog, E. K. Mann, “Inverse Langmuir/Schaefer films of bent-core molecules”, Liq. Cryst, 10, 1229-1236    (2010) S. H. Hong, R. Verduzco, J. Williams, R. J. Twieg, E. DiMasi, R. Pindak, A. Jákli, J. T. Gleeson, and S. Sprunt, Short range smectic order in bent-core nematic liquid crystals, Soft. Matter., 6, 4819-4827 (2010);  DOI:10.1039/c000362j (2010) R. Verduzco, P. Luchette, S. Hong, J. Harden, E. DiMasi, P. Palffy-Muhoray, S. M Kilbey, S. Sprunt, J. T Gleeson, and A. Jákli, “Bent-Core Liquid Crystal Elastomers”, J. Mater. Chem, 20, 8488–8495 (2010); DOI: 10.1039/C0JM01920H (2010) S. H. Hong, A. Jákli, J. Gleeson, S. Sprunt, B. Ellman, “Second Harmonic Generation Study of a Bent-core Nematic Liquid Crystal” electronic-Liquid Crystal Communications; http://www.e-lc.org/docs/2010_02_24_22_31_24, Physical Review E  82 ,  041710 (2010) 2009 J. Harden, N. Diorio, A. G. Petrov, A. Jákli, “Chirality Of Lipids Makes Fluid Lamellar Phases Piezoelectric”, Phys. Rev. E, 79, 011701 (2009), also selected for the January 15, 2009, issue of Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research M. Chambers, R. Verduzco, J. T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt and A. Jákli, “Calamitic liquid crystalline elastomers swollen in bent-core liquid crystal solvents”, Adv. Mater, 21, (16), 1622-1626 (2009); highlighted in Highlights in Chemical Technology, 6 (11), T84 (2009) A. Jákli, I. C. Pinte, J. L. Serrano,  M. B. Ros and M. R. de la Fuente “Electro-optic, Dielectric and Piezoelectric properties of a ferroelectric bent-core liquid crystal”, Adv. Mater, 2009, 21, 3784–3788; DOE: 10.1002/adma.200900131 (2009) K. Van Le, M. Mathews, M. Chambers, J. Harden, Q. Li, H. Takezoe, Antal Jákli, ” Electro-optic technique to study biaxiality of liquid crystals with  positive dielectric anisotropy: The case of a bent-core material”, Phys. Rev. E., Rapid Comm.,79.030701(R) (2009) J. Fontana, C. Bailey, W. Weissflog, I. Jánossy and A. Jákli, Optical waveguiding in bent - core liquid crystal filaments, Phys. Rev. E, 80, 032701 (2009) J. Petzold, A. Nemeş, A. Eremin, C. Bailey, N. Diorio, A. Jákli, and R. Stannarius "Acoustically driven oscillations of freely suspended liquid crystal filaments" Soft Matter, 5 (16), 3120 – 3126 (2009) C. Bailey, K. Fodor-Csorba, J.T. Gleeson, S.N. Sprunt, A. Jákli, “Rheological Properties of bent-core liquid crystals”, Soft Matter, 5, 3618 - 3622 (2009) C. Bailey, K. Fodor-Csorba, R. Verduzco, J. T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt, A. Jákli “Large flow-birefringence of nematogenic bent-core liquid crystals”, Physical Review Letters, 103, 237803 (2009); selected in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology 20, (24) December 14, 2009; M. Chambers,  R. Verduzco, J. T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt and A. Jákli , Flexoelectricity of a calamitic liquid crystal elastomer swollen with a bent-core liquid crystal”, J. Mater. Chem. 19 (42)  7909-7913 (2009) 2008 E. Dorjgotov, K. Fodor-Csorba, J.T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt and A. Jákli, “Viscosities of a Bent-Core Nematic Liquid Crystal”, Liq. Cryst., 35, No. 2,  149–155 (2008) A. Jákli, J. Harden, C. Notz, C. Bailey, Piezoelectricity of phospholipids: A possible mechanism for mechano-, and magneto-receptions in biology”,  Liq. Cryst., 35 (4), 395-400 (2008). Preprint posted in electronic-Liquid Crystal Communications,  http://www.e-lc.org/docs/2007_04_09_12_01_56 L.Li, S-W Kang, J. Harden, Q. Sun, X. Zhou, L. Dai, A. Jakli, S. Kumar and Q. li, “Bio-inspired light-harvesting liquid crystalline porphyrins for organic nanostructured photovoltaics”, Liq. Cryst, 35 (3), 233-239 (2008) D. Wiant, K. Neupane, S. Sharma, A. Jákli, J. T. Gleeson, and S. Sprunt, “Observation of a possible tetrahedratic phase in bent-core liquid crystals” Phys. Rev.E 77, 061701 (2008) G.G. Nair, C. A. Bailey, S. Taushanoff, K. Fodor-Csorba, A. Vajda, Z. Varga, A. Bóta, A. Jákli, “Electrically tunable color using mixtures of bent-core and rod-shape molecules”, Adv. Mater., 20 (16), 3138 – 3142 (2008) A. Jákli, B. Senyuk, G. Liao, O.D. Lavrentovich, “Colloidal micro-motor in smectic A liquid crystal driven by DC electric field, Soft Matter, 4, 2471 - 2474 (2008) J. Harden, R. Teeling, J.T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt, A. Jákli, “Converse Flexoelectric Effect in a Bent-Core Nematic Liquid Crystal”, Phys. Rev. E, 78, 031702 (2008) T. Ostapenko, D.B. Wiant, S.N. Sprunt, A. Jákli, and J.T. Gleeson, “Magnetic-field induced isotropic to nematic liquid crystal phase transition”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 247801 (2008) 2007 C. Bailey, E. C. Gartland, Jr. and A. Jákli, “Structure and stability of bent core liquid crystal fibers”, Physical Review E, 75, 031701 (2007) C. Bailey, A. Jákli, “The role of molecular shape on bent-core smectic structure”, Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 207801 (2007) 2006 G Pelzl, S. Diele, A. Jákli, W. Weissflog, W, “The mysterious B-7 phase: from its discovery up to the present stage of research”, LIQUID CRYSTALS 33 (11-12): 1513-1518 NOV-DEC (2006) Liquid Crystal Communications, http://www.e-lc.org/docs/2006_07_18_08_47_15 G. Liao, S., K. Zewe, J. Hagerty, R. Hashim, S. Abeygunaratne, V. Vill, A. Jákli, “Thermotropic liquid crystalline properties of amphiphilic branched chain glycolipids”, Liq. Cryst. 33 (3), 361-366  (2006) S. Umadevi, A. Jákli , B.K. Sadashiva, “Bistable linear electro-optical switching in the B 7  phase of novel bent-core molecules”, Soft Matter 2, 215 -222 (2006) F. Li, W. J. Doane, A. Jákli, “A magical smectic liquid crystal tube - simple illustration of mechanical, optical and magnetic properties of smectic liquid crystals”, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 45, 1714 (2006) D. Wiant, S. Stojadinovic, K. Neupane, S. Sharma, K. Fodor-Csorba, A. Jákli, J. T. Gleeson, S. Sprunt, “Critical behavior at the isotropic to nematic phase transition in a bent-core liquid crystal”, Phys. Rev. E 73, 030703 (R) (2006) J. Wang, L. Zou, A. Jákli, W. Weissflog, E. K. Mann, “Anisotropy in Langmuir layers of a bent-core liquid crystal”, Langmuir 22, 3198-3206 (2006) O. G. Martins, G. Barbero, A. M. Pedreira, A. Jákli, S. Rauch, A. M. Figueiredo Neto, “Effect of large electric field on the electrical conductivity of a liquid crystal formed by banana-like molecules in the B2 and isotropic phases”, Applied Physics Letters  88, 212904 (2006) Gy. Bényei, I. Jalsovszky, A. Vajda, A. Jákli, D. Demus, S. Rao, K. Prasad, K. Fodor-Csorba, “Novel liquid crystalline cuneane-caged derivatives. Structure property relationship study”, Liq. Cryst. 33 (6), 689–696 (2006); preprint posted in Electronic-Liquid Crystal Communications, http://www.e-lc.org/docs/ 2005_12_20_04_44_30 G. Liao, I. Shashikala, C. V. Yelamaggad, D.S. Shankar Rao, S.Krishna Prasad, A. Jákli, “Ferroelectricity of a bent-core material with cholesteryl terminal chain”, Physical Review E 73, 051701 (2006) K. Fodor-Csorba, A. Jákli, A. Vajda, E. Gács-Baitz, S. K.Prasad, Shankar Rao, R. Y. Dong,   J. Xu, G. Galli, “Intercalated smectic A phases in banana-shaped liquid crystals with carbonate end groups”, ChemPhys.Chem,  7, 2184-2188  (2006) S. Umadevi, B.K. Sadashiva, A. Jákli, “Odd-even effects in bent-core compounds containing terminal n-alkyl carboxylate groups”, Soft Matter, 2 (9): 875-885 (2006) C. V. Yelamaggad, I. S. Shashikala, U. S. Hiremath, G. Liao, A. Jákli, D. S. Shankar Rao,   S. K. Prasad, Q. Li, “Fluorine containing nonsymmetric five-ring achiral banana-shaped compounds with columnar and synclinic antiferroelectric layered phases”, Soft Matter 2, 785-792 (2006) O.G. Morales-Saavedra,   A. Jákli, G. Heppke, H.J. Eichler, “Polar micro structures of the B 2 - and B 4 -phases of bent-shaped molecules resolved by nonlinear optical microscopy”,  J. Nonlinear Optical Physics  & Materials, 15 (2): 287-302,  (2006) A. Jákli, G. Liao, I. Shashikala, U.S. Hiremath, C. V. Yelamaggad, “Chirality and polarity transfers between bent-core smectic liquid crystal substances”, Phys. Rev. E , 74, 041706 (2006) C. V. Yelamaggad, I. S. Shashikala   , G. Liao, D.S. Shankar Rao, S. K. Prasad , Q. Li A. Jákli, “Wide thermal range enantiotropic amorphous liquid crystal blue phase”, Chem. Mater Comm.,. 2006, 18, 6100-6102 J. Harden, B. Mbanga, N. Éber, K. Fodor-Csorba, S. Sprunt, J.T. Gleeson, A. Jákli, “Giant flexoelectricity of bent-core nematic liquid crystals”, Physical Review Letters, 97, 157802 (2006), reprint posted in Electronic 2005 A. Jákli, V. Prasad, D.S. Shankar Rao, G. Liao, I. Jánossy, “Light-induced changes of optical and electrical properties in bent-core azo compounds”, Physical Review E. 71, 021709 (2005) G. Liao, I. I. Smalyukh, J. R. Kelly, O.D. Lavrentovich, A. Jákli, “Electro-rotation of colloidal particles in liquid crystals”, Physical Review E. 72, 031704  (2005) G. Liao, S. Stojadinovic, G. Pelzl, W. Weissflog, S. Sprunt, A. Jákli, “Optically isotropic liquid crystal phase of bent-core molecules with polar nanostructure”, Physical Review E, 72 021710 (2005) D.B. Wiant, J. T. Gleeson, N. Éber , K. Fodor-Csorba , A. Jákli , T. Toth-Katona, “Non-Standard Electroconvection in a Bent Core Nematic”, Physical Review E 72, 041712 (2005); preprint posted in Electronic Liquid Crystal Communications, http://www.e-lc.org/docs/ 2005_04_15_13_57_18
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