Rotating nametags, rubber lasers and coin magic: short stories from the world of liquid crystals

22 Mar
Widely Applied Mathematics Seminar
Peter Palffy-Muhoray (Kent State)
Thursday, March 22, 2018 -
11:30am to 12:30pm
Cruft 309

Liquid crystals open the door to unexpected and intriguing physical phenomena. I’ll describe and demonstrate some examples, and say a few words about their mathematical modeling.