Title

Light-driven Nanoscale Chiral Molecular Switch: Reversible Dynamic Full Range Color Phototuning

Publication Title

Chemical Communications

Publication Date

2010

Document Type

Article

DOI

10.1039/c002436h

Keywords

cholesteric liquid-crystals, motor, amplification

Disciplines

Physics

Abstract

A light-driven nanoscale chiral molecular switch was found to impart its chirality to an achiral liquid crystal host to form a self-organized, optically tunable helical superstructure capable of fast and reversible phototuning of the structural reflection across the entire visible region.

Comments

Available on publisher's site at http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C002436H.

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