Publication Title

Physical Review E

Publication Date

7-2002

Document Type

Article

DOI

10.1103/PhysRevE.66.012702

Keywords

cellular solid behavior, liquid-crystal colloids, phase-separation, configurations, emulsions, field

Disciplines

Physics

Abstract

We report a clear demonstration of drag on colloidal particles by a moving nematic-isotropic interface. The balance of forces explains our observation of periodic, striplike structures that are produced by the movement of these particles.

Comments

Copyright 2002 American Physical Society. Available on publisher's site at http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevE.66.012702.


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