Abstract

A reflective projection display based on blue phase liquid crystal (BPLC) is proposed. The fast response time of BPLC enables color sequential projection display while suppressing color breakup. Methods for reducing the operation voltage of BPLC are also discussed.

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2012 (2)

S. He, J. H. Lee, H. C. Cheng, J. Yan, S. T. Wu, "Fast-response blue-phase liquid crystal for color sequential displays," J. Display Technol. 8, 352-356 (2012).

J. Yan, Y. Chen, S. T. Wu, S. H. Liu, K. L. Cheng, "Dynamic response of a polymer-stabilized blue-phase liquid crystal," J. Appl. Phys. 111, 063103 (2012).

2011 (3)

M. Jiao, J. Yan, S. T. Wu, "Dispersion relation on the Kerr constant of a polymer-stabilized optically isotropic liquid crystal," Phys. Rev. E. 83, 041706 (2011).

L. Rao, J. Yan, S. T. Wu, "A large Kerr constant polymer-stabilized blue phase liquid crystal," Appl. Phys. Lett. 98, 081109 (2011).

K. M. Chen, J. Yan, S. T. Wu, Y. P. Chang, C. C. Tsai, J. W. Shiu, "Electrode dimension effects on blue-phase liquid crystal displays," J. Display Technol. 7, 362-364 (2011).

2010 (4)

K. M. Chen, S. Gauza, H. Xianyu, S. T. Wu, "Submillisecond gray-level response time of a polymer-stabilized blue-phase liquid crystal," J. Display Technol. 6, 49-51 (2010).

L. Rao, J. Yan, S. T. Wu, "Prospects of emerging polymer-stabilized blue-phase liquid crystal displays," J. Soc. Inf. Disp. 18, 954-959 (2010).

L. Rao, Z. Ge, S. Gauza, K. M. Chen, S. T. Wu, "Emerging liquid crystal displays based on the Kerr effect," Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 526, 185-197 (2010).

J. Yan, H. C. Cheng, S. Gauza, Y. Li, M. Jiao, L. Rao, S. T. Wu, "Extended Kerr effect in polymer-stabilized blue-phase liquid crystals," Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 071105 (2010).

2009 (3)

Z. Ge, S. Gauza, M. Jiao, H. Xianyu, S. T. Wu, "Electro-optics of polymer-stabilized blue phase liquid crystal displays," Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 101104 (2009).

Z. Ge, L. Rao, S. Gauza, S. T. Wu, "Modeling of blue phase liquid crystal displays," J. Display Technol. 5, 250-256 (2009).

L. Rao, Z. Ge, S. T. Wu, S. H. Lee, "Low voltage blue-phase liquid crystal displays," Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 231101 (2009).

2008 (1)

Z. Ge, S. T. Wu, S. S. Kim, J. W. Park, S. H. Lee, "Thin cell fringe-field-switching liquid crystal display with a chiral dopant," Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 181109 (2008).

2007 (1)

2006 (1)

S. Lee, C. Mao, K. M. Johnson, "Fast-switching liquid- crystal-on-silicon microdisplay with frame buffer pixels and surface mode optically compensated birefringence," Opt. Eng. 45, 127402 (2006).

2005 (1)

2002 (2)

H. Kikuchi, M. Yokota, Y. Hiskado, H. Yang, T. Kajiyama, "Polymer-stabilized liquid crystal blue phases," Nat. Mater. 1, 64-68 (2002).

H. D. Smet, D. Cuypers, A. V. Calster, J. V. Steen, G. V. Doorselaer, "Design, fabrication and evaluation of a high-performance XGA VAN-LCOS microdisplay," Displays 23, 89-98 (2002).

1996 (1)

S. T. Wu, C. S. Wu, "Mixed mode twisted nematic liquid crystal cells for relective displays," Appl. Phys. Lett. 68, 1455-1457 (1996).

1971 (1)

M. Schadt, W. Helfrich, "Voltage-dependent optical activity of a twisted nematic liquid crystal," Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 127-128 (1971).

Appl. Phys. Lett. (2)

Z. Ge, S. T. Wu, S. S. Kim, J. W. Park, S. H. Lee, "Thin cell fringe-field-switching liquid crystal display with a chiral dopant," Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 181109 (2008).

M. Schadt, W. Helfrich, "Voltage-dependent optical activity of a twisted nematic liquid crystal," Appl. Phys. Lett. 18, 127-128 (1971).

Appl. Phys. Lett. (5)

J. Yan, H. C. Cheng, S. Gauza, Y. Li, M. Jiao, L. Rao, S. T. Wu, "Extended Kerr effect in polymer-stabilized blue-phase liquid crystals," Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 071105 (2010).

L. Rao, J. Yan, S. T. Wu, "A large Kerr constant polymer-stabilized blue phase liquid crystal," Appl. Phys. Lett. 98, 081109 (2011).

S. T. Wu, C. S. Wu, "Mixed mode twisted nematic liquid crystal cells for relective displays," Appl. Phys. Lett. 68, 1455-1457 (1996).

Z. Ge, S. Gauza, M. Jiao, H. Xianyu, S. T. Wu, "Electro-optics of polymer-stabilized blue phase liquid crystal displays," Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 101104 (2009).

L. Rao, Z. Ge, S. T. Wu, S. H. Lee, "Low voltage blue-phase liquid crystal displays," Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 231101 (2009).

Displays (1)

H. D. Smet, D. Cuypers, A. V. Calster, J. V. Steen, G. V. Doorselaer, "Design, fabrication and evaluation of a high-performance XGA VAN-LCOS microdisplay," Displays 23, 89-98 (2002).

J. Appl. Phys. (1)

J. Yan, Y. Chen, S. T. Wu, S. H. Liu, K. L. Cheng, "Dynamic response of a polymer-stabilized blue-phase liquid crystal," J. Appl. Phys. 111, 063103 (2012).

J. Display Technol. (1)

Z. Ge, L. Rao, S. Gauza, S. T. Wu, "Modeling of blue phase liquid crystal displays," J. Display Technol. 5, 250-256 (2009).

J. Display Technol. (5)

J. Soc. Inf. Disp. (1)

L. Rao, J. Yan, S. T. Wu, "Prospects of emerging polymer-stabilized blue-phase liquid crystal displays," J. Soc. Inf. Disp. 18, 954-959 (2010).

Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. (1)

L. Rao, Z. Ge, S. Gauza, K. M. Chen, S. T. Wu, "Emerging liquid crystal displays based on the Kerr effect," Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 526, 185-197 (2010).

Nat. Mater. (1)

H. Kikuchi, M. Yokota, Y. Hiskado, H. Yang, T. Kajiyama, "Polymer-stabilized liquid crystal blue phases," Nat. Mater. 1, 64-68 (2002).

Opt. Eng. (1)

S. Lee, C. Mao, K. M. Johnson, "Fast-switching liquid- crystal-on-silicon microdisplay with frame buffer pixels and surface mode optically compensated birefringence," Opt. Eng. 45, 127402 (2006).

Phys. Rev. E. (1)

M. Jiao, J. Yan, S. T. Wu, "Dispersion relation on the Kerr constant of a polymer-stabilized optically isotropic liquid crystal," Phys. Rev. E. 83, 041706 (2011).

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