TECHNICAL PAPERS: Experimental Techniques

Hysteresis in Liquid Crystal Thermography

[+] Author and Article Information
M. R. Anderson

GE Optimization Services, 1631 Bently Parkway South, Minden NV 89423

J. W. Baughn

Department of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, University of California, Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis CA 95616

J. Heat Transfer 126(3), 339-346 (Jun 16, 2004) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1738425 History: Received July 23, 2001; Revised February 23, 2004; Online June 16, 2004
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.



Grahic Jump Location
Typical reflected peak wavelength (color) and molecular state as a function of temperature for a thermochromic liquid crystal substance
Grahic Jump Location
(a) RGB and Hue for R30C10W—Heating; and (b) RGB and Hue for R30C10W—Cooling
Grahic Jump Location
(a) RGB and Hue for R35C5W—Heating; and (b) RGB and Hue for R35C5W—Cooling
Grahic Jump Location
(a) RGB and Hue for R35C1W TLC—Heating; (b) RGB and Hue for R35C1W TLC—Cooling
Grahic Jump Location
Temperature shift (or bias) due to hysteresis as a function of cooling start temperature for 5 TLCs (measured at a hue value between 0.4 and 0.5)




Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In