Anisotropic suspension display

G. Beni, H. G. Craighead, S. Hackwood

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We show that an anisotropic suspension can be rapidly (∼1 msec) switched between two states of different refractive index by applying a low voltage (∼1 V). We propose a display design that utilizes this refractive index change to produce transmittance modulations from ≳95% to <10% in single pass.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)195-197
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1981

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)


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