CMMPE Group Publications - Pre-CMMPE publications by Prof. Harry Coles

Below is a list of publications by Harry Coles prior to CMMPE forming.

Find publications by year: 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974

Patents (granted or filed)

 

2003

Optical manifestations of planar chirality
Papakostas, A., Potts, A., Bagnall, D.M., Prosvirnin, S.L., Coles, H.J. and Zheludev, N.I.
Phys. Rev. Letts., 90(10), 107404, (2003)

Electrically induced storage effects in smectic A phase of dyed low molar mass siloxane liquid crystals
Khosla, S., Raina, K.K. and Coles, H.J.
Current Applied Physics, 3(2-3), 135-140, (2003)

Planar chiral meta-materials for photonic devices
Potts, A., Papakostas, A., Zheludev, N.I., Coles, H.J., Greef, R., Bagnall, D.M.
J.Mater.Sci-Mater Electron, 14(5-7), 393-395, (2003)

Flexoelectric Liquid Crystal Bimesogens
Blatch, A.E., Coles, M.J., Musgrave, B. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 401, 161-169, (2003)

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2002

Structural characterization of organosiloxane liquid crystals with a transverse or longitudinal dipole
Murias, T., Ribeiro, A.C., Guillon, D., Shoosmith, D. and Coles, H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 29(5), 627-633, (2002)

Effect of molecular structure on the flexoelectric properties of liquid crystal bimesogens
Blatch, A.E., Musgrave, B. and Coles, H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 276, 3-13, (2002)

Chiral dopant induced TGB phases in a broad temperature range
Pivnenko, M.N. and Coles, H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 276, 301-308, (2002)

Self-organised patterns and spatial solitons in liquid-crystal microcavities
Hoogland, S., Baumberg, J.J., Coyle, S., Baggett, J., Coles, M.J. and Coles, H.J.
Phys. Rev. A., 66(5), 055801, (2002)

Layered chiral metallic metamaterials
Zheludev, N.I., Papkostas, A., Potts, A., Coles, H.J. et al.
P.Soc.Photo-Opt. Ins., 4806, 112-117, (2002)

Optical properties of planar chiral metamaterials
Potts, A., Papkostas, A., Zheludev, N.I., Coles, H.J., et al.
Mater.Res.Soc.Symp.P, 722, 293-297, (2002)

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2001

Novel Room Temperature Fluorinated Ferro- and Anti-ferroelectric Organosiloxane Liquid Crystal Mixtures
Perkins, S., Shoosmith, D. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 364, 943-50, (2001)

Perylene-based Fluorescent Liquid Crystal Dye Guest-host Mixtures
de Hondt, P., Perkins, S. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 366, 263-70, (2001)

Optical and Visco-elastic Properties of Some Novel Fluorinated Nematic Dimers
Schott, C., Perkins, S. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 366, 715-24, (2001)


Flexoelectric Switching Angle and Optical Anisotropy Measurement of Novel Chiral Nematic Liquid Crystals

Noot, C., Musgrave, B., Coles, M., Perkins, S. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 366, 725-33, (2001)

Connecting Dielectric and Flexoelectric Coupling: An Integrated Approach to Molecular Design for Enhanced Flexoelectric Coupling in the Chiral Nematic Phase
Musgrave, B., Coles, M., Perkins, S. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 366, 735-42, (2001)

Photoisomerising Effects in Nitroazo Ferroelectric Dye Guest Host Systems
Remnant, A., Perkins, S. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 366, 751-60, (2001)

Photoisomerising Effects in Nitroazo Flexoelectric Dimeric Nematic Systems
Remnant, A., Perkins, S. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 366, 761-69, (2001)

The effect of the molecular structure on flexoelectric coupling on the chiral nematic phase
Coles, H.J., Musgrave, B.M., Coles, M.J. and Willmott, J.
J.Mater.Chem., 11, 2709-16, (2001)

PTFE alignment for rapid prototyping of LCDs
Lester G. and Coles, H.J.
P.Soc.Photo.Opt.Ins., 4759, 463-68, (2001)

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2000

Novel Uses of Organosiloxane Liquid Crystals
Coles, H.J.
SID Digest of Tech. Papers, 31, 230-233, (2000)

Novel Fluorinated Ferro- and Anti-ferroelectric Organosiloxane Liquid Crystals
Perkins, S.P., Shoosmith, D.E. and Coles, H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 243, 67-74, (2000)

Nitroazo and Nitrostilbene Dyes for Low Molar Mass Organosiloxane Liquid Crystal Dye Guest Host Ferroelectric Displays
Shoosmith, D.E., Remnant, A., Perkins, S.P. and Coles, H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 243, 75-85, (2000)

Tilt Angle Measurement of Low Molar Mass Organosiloxane Liquid Crystals
Noot, C., Perkins, S.P. and Coles, H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 244, 331-338, (2000)

Micro-probe Raman Studies of the Dynamics of Liquid Crystals
Clarke, M.J., Meyer, S.C. and Coles, H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 245, 35-42, (2000)

The effect of dopants on the twist elastic constant and the rotational viscosity coefficient for nematics
Coles, H.J., Dunmur, D.A., Kagawa, H., Kondo, K., Kunimatsu, N., Luckhurst, G.R., and Schott, C.
Mol.Cryst.Liq. Cryst., 347, 157-166, (2000)

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1999

Liquid crystalline properties and phase situations in 4-chlorobenzylidene-4’-alkylanilines
Galewski, Z. and Coles, H.J.
J.Mol.Liq., 79(1), 77-87, (1999)

First Ferrocene-containing Low Molar Mass Organosiloxane Liquid-Crystalline Materials
Meyer S., Lehmann P., Carboni C., Coles H.J., Jauslin I., and Deschenaux R.
J.Mater.Chem, 9, 1085-1090, (1999)

A highly bistable fast shear aligned polymer dispersed ferroelectric Liquid Crystal Device
Coles M.J, Carboni C and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 26(5), 679-684, (1999)

A new series of chiral nematic bimesogens for the flexoelectro-optic effect
Musgrave B., Lehmann, P. and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 26, 1235-1249, (1999)

Bi-mesogenic Fluorinated Organosiloxanes: An Electro-Optic Study revealing Unusual Phase Behaviour
Robinson W.K., Lehmann P. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 328, 229-236, (1999)

A New Time-Resolved Raman Microspectrometer for the Study of Liquid Crystalline Materials in Thin Cells
Meyer S. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 331, 27-34, (1999)

Low Molar Mass Organosiloxane Dyes for Dye Guest-Host Ferroelectric Liquid Crystal Display Devices
Shoosmith D.G., Carboni C., Perkins S.P., Meyer S. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 331, 181-188, (1999)

Bimesogenic Fluoroinated Organosiloxanes: Synthesis and Mesomorphic Properties of a Novel Type of Ferro- and Antiferro- Electric Liquid Crystal
Lehmann P., Robinson W.K. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 328, 221-228, (1999)

Flexoelectro-Optic Properties of a Series of Novel Chiral Nematic Liquid Crystals
Musgrave, B., Lehmann, P. and Coles, H.J.
Mol. Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 328, 309-316, (1999)

Antiferroelectric Low Molar Mass Organosiloxane Liquid Crystals : A Phenomenological Model
Carboni C. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 328, 349-356, (1999)

A New Multilayer Wide Angle Electro-Optic Shutter
Coles M.J., Butler I. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 329, 539-546, (1999)

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1998

Surface Uniformity and Induced Surface Pretilt for PTFE Alignment Layers
Lester, G. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 1998, 312, 13-22, (1998)

Control of the Antiferroelectric Order in Low Molar Mass Organosiloxane Liquid Crystals
Carboni, C., Robinson, W.K., Perkins, S.P. and Coles, H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 1998, 212(1-4), 161-168, (1998)

Influence of the Fabrication Shear Rate on the Electro-Optic Characteristics of PDFLC Devices
Coles, M.J., Carboni, C. and Coles, H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 1998, 212(1-4), 179-186, (1998)

Chiral Nematic Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J.
D. Demus, J.W. Goodby, G.W. Gray, H.-W. Spiess and V. Vill, [Eds.] The Liquid Crystal Handbook Vol. IIA, Wiley-VCH, ISBN 3-527-29296-9, (1998)

Electric field dynamic light scattering for studying the splay and twist elastic constants and viscosity coefficients of nematogenic liquid crystals
Coles H.J.
Steve Elston and Roy Sambles [Eds.] The Optics of Thermotropic Liquid Crystals, Taylor and Francis, (1998)

Ferroelectric and Antiferroelectric Low Molar Mass Organosiloxane Liquid Crystals
Robinson W.K., Carboni C., Kloess P., Perkins S.P. and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 1998, 25(3), 301-307, (1998)

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1997

Structural characterisation of mono- and di-mesogenic organosiloxanes: The impact of siloxane content on biphenylbenzoate systems
Corsellis, E.A., Guillon, D., Kloess, P. and Coles, H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 23(2), 235-239, (1997)

Bimesogenic Organosiloxane Liquid Crystal Materials exhibiting Antiferroelectric Phases
Robinson, W., Kloess, P., Carboni, C. and Coles, H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 23(2), 309-312, (1997)

Studies of the thermotropic mesophase behaviour exhibited by a highly asymmetric tetrabenzotriazaporphyrin derivative
Corsellis E.A., Coles H.J., McKeown N.B., Weber P., Guillon D., and Skoulios A.
Liquid Crystals, 23(4), 475-479, (1997)

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1996

Synthesis and Properties of a new series of Low-Molar-Mass Organo-siloxane Derivatives
Kloess P., McComb J., Coles H.J., and Zentel R.
Ferroelectrics, 180, 233-243, (1996)

Structural Characterisation of New Ferroelectric Liquid Crystal Siloxanes
Ibn-Elhaj M., Skoulios A., Guillon D., Newton J., Hodge P., and Coles H.J.
J. Phys. II France, 6, 271-279, (1996)

A tilted ferroelectric smectic phase emerging from monomer/polymer mixtures
Beer, A., Scherowsky, G., Cackovic, H. and Coles, H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 21(2), 209-216, (1996)

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1995

Synthesis and Non-Linear Optical Properties of Diacetylenes with Conjugated Side Groups
Wright J., Milburn H., Shand J., Werninck A., Coles H.J. and Smith D.A.M.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 258, 1, (1995)

DC Conductivity in Smectic A phases – A Breakdown of the Kohlrausch Law
Myrvold, B.O. and Coles, H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 259, 75-92, (1995)

Third Order Non-Linear Optical Properties of Side Chain Liquid Crystalline Polymers Studied by Third Harmonic Generation from Thin Films
Smith D.A.M. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 264, 29-38, (1995)

Second Order Non-Linear Optical Properties of Side Chain Liquid Crystalline Polymers Studied by Second Harmonic Generation from Thin Films
Smith D.A.M. and Coles H.J.
Polymers for Adv.Tech., 6, 230-236, (1995)

New LMM Organosiloxanes with Photoisomerising Azo Groups
Newton J., Walton H.G., Coles H.J. and Hodge P.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 260, 107-125, (1995)

Thermal Behaviour and Electro-Optic Properties of a Nematic Exhibiting Cyclic Siloxane
Corsellis E.A. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 261, 71-78, (1995)

PTFE Drawn Films as Alignment Agents for Liquid Crystals
Lester G.A. Hanmer J and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 262, 149-156, (1995)

Study of the Fredericksz Transition in 5CB Using Time Resolved Raman Microscopy
Hanmer J.M.W. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 262, 235-248, (1995)

Comparison of Mesomorphic Behaviour and Electro-Optic Properties of Ferroelectric Mesogens with and without Disiloxane End Groups
Owen H., Newton J., Hodge P. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst,, 265, 563-575, (1995)

Electro-optic effects in novel siloxane containing oligomeric liquid crystals I: Smectic A materials
Coles H.J., Butler I., Raina K., Newton J., Hannington J. and Thomas D.
SPIE, 2408, 14-21, (1995)

Electro-optic effects in novel siloxane containing oligomeric liquid crystals: II Smectic C materials
Coles H.J., Owen H., Newton J., and Hodge P.
SPIE, 2408, 22-29, (1995)

Structural characterisation of linear dimeric and cyclic tetrameric liquid crystalline siloxane derivatives
Ibn-Elhaj M., Skoulios A., Guillon D., Newton J., Hodge P. and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 19(3), 373-378, (1995)

Shear aligned polymer dispersed ferroelectric liquid crystal devices
Leader C.M., Zheng W., Tipping J and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 19(4), 415-419, (1995)

Fluorescent ferroelectric liquid crystalline copolyacrylates
Beer A., Scherowsky G, Owen H, and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 19(5), 565-572, (1995)

Electro-optic switching behaviour of a novel short pitch ferroelectric liquid crystal mixture
Raina K., and Coles H.J.
Proc. ISAF 94 (IEEE), 788-790, (1995)

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1994

Synthesis and Properties of Low-Molar Mass Liquid Crystalline Siloxane Derivatives
Newton J., Coles H.J., Hodge P. and Hannington J.
J. Mater. Chem., 4(6), 869-874 (1994)

Ferroelectric Liquid Crystalline Polysiloxanes Designed for High Second-Order Nonlinear Susceptibilities
Wischerhoff E., R Zental., Redmond M., Mondain-Monval O., and Coles H.J.
Macromolecular Chem. & Phys., 195, 1593-1602 (1994)

Electro-Optic Properties of an Unusual Guest-Host Liquid Crystal Mixture: A Mauve Anthraquinone Dye in a Ferroelectric Organosiloxane
Owen H., Coles H.J., Newton J. and Hodge P.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 257, 151-159 (1994)

Photomechanically Induced Ferroelectricity in Smectic Liquid Crystals
Walton H.G., Coles H.J., Guillon D. and Poetti G.
Liquid Crystals, 17(3), 333-349 (1994)

Electro-optic Properties of Oligomeric Liquid Crystals Doped with Dichroic Dyes
Raina K.K. and Coles H.J.
J. Mys. Univ. Secn. B, 33A, 1-11 (1994)

Rayleigh Scattering Investigations in Smectic A Liquid Crystal Phases
Mondain-Monval O., Coles H.J., Lalanne J.R., Marcerou J.P. and Philip J.
J. Chem. Phys., 101(7), 6301-6317, (1994)

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1993

`In Plane' Orientational Fluctuations in Smectic A Liquid Crystals
Mondain-Monval O., Coles H.J., Lalanne J.R. and Marcerou J.P.
Phys.Rev.E, 47(3), 2201-2204, (1993)

The Use of a Time Resolved Raman Microprobe to Study the Induced Freedericksz Transition in the Alkyl Cyanobiphenyl Homologues
Booth K.M. and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 13(5), 677-690, (1993)

Viscosity Coefficients and Elastic Constants of Nematic Solutions of a Side Chain Polymer
Coles H.J. and Bancroft M.S.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 237, 97-110, (1993)

Second and Third Order Non-Linear Optical Properties of Liquid Crystal Crystalline Polymers
Smith D.A.M. and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 14(4), 937-946, (1993)

Fluorescent Dye Guest-Host Effects in Advanced Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J., Lester G.A. and Owen H.
Liquid Crystals, 14(4), 1039-1045, (1993)

Electroclinic Behaviour of Polymer Doped Low Molar Mass Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals
Tuli P. and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 14(4), 1087-1094, (1993)

Photomechanically Induced Phase Transitions in Ferrolelectric Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J. Walton H.G., Guillon D and Poetti G.
Liquid Crystals, 15(4), 551-558, (1993)

New Low Molar Mass Organosiloxanes with Unusual Ferroelectric Properties
Coles H.J. Owen H., Newton J. and Hodge P.
Liquid Crystals, 15(5), 739-744, (1993)

Sublayer Adequacy in Smectic Ordering: Structural Characterisation of New Low Molar Mass Liquid-Crystalline Siloxanes
Ibn-Elhaj M., Coles H.J., Guillon D and Skoulios A.
J.Phys. II France, 3(12), 1807-1817, (1993)

Photomechanically Induced Phase Transitions in Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals
Walton H.G., and Coles H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 147, 223-240, (1993)

Ferroelectric and Electroclinic Characterisation of a New Organo-siloxane Bismesogen
Redmond M., Coles H.J., Wischerhoff E. and Zentel R.
Ferroelectrics, 148, 323-336, (1993)

A New Series of Low Molar Mass Ferroelectric Organosiloxanes with Unusual Electro-Optic Properties
Newton J., Coles H.J., Owen H. and Hodge P.
Ferroelectrics, 148, 379-387, (1993)

Electro-Optic Behaviour of Low Molar Mass FELC's Doped with Liquid Crystal Polymers
Lester G.A. Coles H.J., Murayama A. and Ishikawa M.
Ferroelectrics, 148, 389-399, (1993)

Two Different Temperature Dependencies of the Cone Angel in SSFLC Cells
Myrvold B.O. and Coles H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 149, 1-13, (1993)

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1992

Towards Oriented Polymeric Structures for Cubic Non-Linear Optics
Le Moigne J., Moroni M., Coles H.J., Thierry A. and Kajzar F.
Mat.Res.Soc.Symp.Proc., 247, 65-72, (1992)

A Time-Resolved Raman Microprobe for Studying the Splay Freedericksz Transition Nematic Liquid Crystals
Booth K.M., Nash J and Coles H.J.
Meas.Sci and Technol., 3(a) , 843-851, (1992)

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1991

A Coloured Ferroelectric Side Chain Polymer
Scherowsky G., Beer A. and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 10(6), 809-819, (1991)

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1990

Ferroelectric Side Chain Polymer Liquid Crystals: I. Static and Dynamic Properties
Coles H.J., Gleeson H.F., Scherowsky G. and Schliwa A.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 7(4), 117 124, (1990)

Ferroelectric Side Chain Polymer Liquid Crystals: II. Dye Guest Host Effects
Coles H.J., Gleeson H.F., Scherowsky G. and Schliwa A.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 7(4), 125 130, (1990)

Electro Optics and Non Linear Optic Effects in Side Chain Liquid Crystal Polymers
Coles H.J., Simon R., Gleeson H.F., Bone J., Scherowsky G., Schilwa A. and Müller U.
Polymer Preprints, Japan, Supp. 39(1), 5 10, (1990)

Non-Linear Optics of Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J.
Jpn.Soc.Adv.Sci., 45, 1-4, (1990)

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1989

Electric Field Induced Phase Transition and Colour Switching in the Blue Phases of Chiral Nematic Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J. and Gleeson H.F.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 167, 213-225, (1989)

Optical Properties of Chiral Nematic Liquid Crystals
Gleeson H.F. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 170, 9-34, (1989)

Dynamic Properties of Blue-Phase Mixtures
Gleeson H.F. and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 5(3), 917-926, (1989)

Dye Guest Host Effects in Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J., Gleeson H.F. and Kang J.S.
Liquid Crystals, 5(4), 1243-1252, (1989)

Investigations of Comblike Polysiloxanes. 1. The Influence of Spacer Length on Dielectric Relaxation Studies of Aligned Samples
Simon, R. and Coles, H. J.
Poly.Sci:B.Poly.Phys.. 27(a), 1823-1836, (1989)

Doped Ferroelectric Liquid Crystal Systems
Gleeson H.F. and Coles H.J.
Ferroelectrics, 92, 355, (1989)

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1988

Pretransitional Isotropic Kerr Effect in Eutectic Mixtures E120, E130 and E140
Coles H.J. and Kershaw S.V.
J.Chem.Soc. Faraday Trans. 2, 84, 987-996, (1988)

A Fibre Optic Liquid Crystal Temperature Switch
Coles H.J., Bone E.L., Bowdler A.R. and Gleeson H.F.
SPIE Proceedings, 949, 185-190, (1988)

Dyed Guest Host Ferroelectric Devices 1. A Single Polariser Ultra Fast Dichroic Shutter
Coles H.J. and Gleeson H.F.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 6(2), 53-60, (1988)

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1987

Pretransitional Behaviour of the Splay & Twist Elastic & Viscotic Constants for the Nematic to Smectic A Phase Transition in Octyl Cyanobiphenyl (8CB)
Coles H.J., Sefton M.S.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 4(5), 123-130, (1987)

The Splay and Twist Elastic and Viscotic Constants of the Nematic Mixture, E130
Coles H.J. and Sefton M.S.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 4(5), 131-138, (1987)

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1986

Electrically Induced Optical Storage Effects in Smectic Polysiloxanes A Variable Transmission Device
Simon R. and Coles H.J.
Liquid Crystals, 1(3), 281-286, (1986)

Dielectric Relaxation Measurements in the Smectic Phase of a Side Chain Liquid Crystal Polysiloxane
Simon R. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 3(1-2), 49-55, (1986)

Determination of Splay Elastic and Viscotic Constants using Electric Field Dynamic Light Scattering
Coles H.J. and Sefton M.S.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 3(3-4), 63-68, (1986)

Side Chain Polysiloxane Liquid Crystals and their Behaviour in Electric Fields
Simon R. and Coles H.J.
Polymer, 27, 811-816, (1986)

Transient Electro Optic Raman Scattering in Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J.
Phys. Bulletin, 10-11, (January 1986)

Physics and Chemistry of Polymeric Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J.
P. Bamfield ed. Fine Chemicals for the Electronics Industry, (Special Volume 60 of the RSC, London), 97-115, (1986)

Investigations of Smectic Polysiloxanes, 4 - High Contrast Dyed Smectic Polymer Storage Effect
Coles H.J. and Simon R.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 3(1-2), 37-42, (1986)

Electro Optic Applications of Liquid Crystalline Polymers
Coles H.J.
(Invited Chapter), D.Bassett ed. Crystalline Polymers – II, Allied Press, (Chapter 6) 297-340, (1986)

The Physics of Liquid Crystals and Their Applications
Coles H.J.
D.Sc. Thesis, Manchester, (1986)

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1985

Electro Optic Effects in Liquid-Crystal Side Chain Polymers
Coles H.J. and Simon R.
Polymer Science and Technology, 28, 351-368, (1985)

Electric Field Effects and Two Frequency Colour Switching in the Cholesteric and Blue Phases of Nematic/Cholesteric Mixtures
Gleeson H., Simon R. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 129, 37-52, (1985)

Electro Optic Effects in Side Chain Polymer Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J.
Faraday Discuss.Chem.Soc., 79, 201-214, (1985)

Light Scattering Studies of the Viscoelastic Ratios of Mixtures of Side Chain Liquid Crystalline Polymers in Low Molar Mass Mesogens
Sefton M., Bowdler A.R. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 129(1-3), 1-16, (1985)

Investigations of Smectic Polysiloxanes, 3 - Ultra High Contrast Smectic Polymer Storage Effect
Coles H.J. and Simon R.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 1(3-4), 75-81, (1985)

Determination of Twist Elastic and Viscotic Constants Using Electric Field Dynamic Light Scattering
Coles H.J. and Sefton M.S.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 1(5), 151-157, (1985)

Mixtures of Side Chain Polymeric and Monomeric Liquid Crystals: 2 Twist Elastic and Viscotic Constants
Coles H.J. and Sefton M.S.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 1(5), 159-164, (1985)

Freedericksz Transition Studies of Solutions of Side Chain Polymer Liquid Crystals in Low Molar Mass Mesogens
Hopwood A.I. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 130(3-4), 281-303, (1985)

A Study of the Static and Dynamic Properties of Side Chain Liquid Crystalline Polymers in Low Molar Mass Mesogens
Sefton M.S. and Coles H.J.
Polymer, 26, 1319-1324, (1985)

Mixtures of Side Chain Polymeric and Monomeric Liquid Crystals: 1 Elastic Constants
Coles H.J. and Hopwood A.I.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 1(6), 165-170, (1985)

Liquid Crystalline Polymers as Additives to Enhance the Device Properties of Low Molecular Mass Liquid Crystals
Hopwood A.I. and Coles H.J.
Polymer, 26, 1312-1318, (1985)

Transient Electro Optic Raman Scattering in Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J. and Tipping J.
Nature, 316, 136-138, (1985)

Transient Electro Optic Raman Scattering: A New Approach to the Freedericksz Transition
Coles H.J. and Tipping J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 2(1-2), 23-28, (1985)

Kerr Effect Studies of Pretransitional Phenomena in the Isotropic Phase of a Nematic Mixture, E120
Coles H.J. and Kershaw S.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 2(1-2), 29-35, (1985)

High Resolution Laser Addressed Liquid Crystal Polymer Storage Displays
Coles H.J. and Simon R.
Polymer, 26, 1801-1806, (1985)

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1984

Investigations of Smectic Polysiloxanes, 1- Electric Field Induced Turbulence
Simon R. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 102(2) , 43-48, (1984)

Investigations of Smectic Polysiloxanes, 2- AC Field Induced Director Reorientation
Coles H.J. and Simon R.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 102(3), 75-80, (1984)

Electro Optic Effects in a Smectogenic Polysiloxane Side Chain Liquid Crystal Polymer
Coles H.J. and Simon R.
L.L. Chapoy ed. Recent Advances in Liquid Crystalline Polymers, Elsevier, (Chapter 22) pp 323-334, (1984)

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1983

Pretransitional Effects in the Isotropic Phases of some Alkyl Cyanobiphenyls (n = 8,9,11 and 12). A Study by Optical Kerr Effect and Flexoelectricity
Pouligny B., Marcerou J.P. Lalanne J.R. and Coles H.J.
Mol.Phys., 49(3), 583-598, (1983)

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1982

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1980

A Minicomputer Controlled Inelastic and Total Intensity Light Scattering Spectrometer for Polymer Characterisation
Duval M. and Coles H.J.
Revue Phys.Appl., 15, 1399-1408, (1980)

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1979

Depolarised Light Scattering Studies of the Nematogen Pentyl Cyanobiphenyl
Strazielle C. and Coles H.J.
J.de Physique, 40, 895-900, (1979)

Pretransitional Behaviour of the Direct Isotropic to Smectic A Phase Transition of Dodecyl Cyanobiphenyl (12 CB)
Coles H.J. and Strazielle C.
Mol.Cryst.Liq. Cryst., 49, 259-264, (1979)

The Order Disorder Phase Transition in Liquid Crystals as a Function of Molecular Structure I The Alkyl Cyanobiphenyls
Coles H.J. and Strazielle C.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 55, 237-250, (1979)

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1978

The Laser and Electrical Kerr Effect in Pentyloxy cyanobiphenyl
Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 41, 231-237, (1978)

The Guest Host Interaction in Liquid Crystals: 1. A New Fast Dichroic Shutter
Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 41, 281-286, (1978)

Laser Induced Birefringence in Liquids and Macromolecular Solutions
Jennings B.R. and Coles H.J.
Published in book of plenary lectures of EKON (Poland) meeting, pp 245-253, (1978)

The Optical and Electrical Kerr Effect in 4-n-pentyl-4?- cyanobiphenyl
Coles H.J. and Jennings B.R.
Molecular Physics, 36(6), 1661-1673, (1978)

The Guest Host Interaction in Liquid Crystals: 2. A New Fast Fluorescent Shutter
Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 49, 13-18, (1978)

Optical Field Studies of Octyl-Cyanobiphenyl
Coles H.J.
Chem.Phys.Letts., 59, 168-170, (1978)

Laser and Electric Field Induced Kerr Effect Studies on Nematic Liquid Crystals.
Coles H.J. and Jennings B.R.
B.R. Jennings ed. Electro-Optics & Dielectrics of Macromolecules & Colloids. Plenum Publishing Corporation, New York, Washington & London, 365-373, (1978)

Laser and Electric Field Induced Birefringence Studies of the Cyanobiphenyl Homologues
Coles H.J.
Mol.Cryst.Liq.Cryst., 49, 67-74, (1978)

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1977

Aggregation of Poly (n-hexylisocyanate) in Toluene: A Dielectric Relaxation and Birefringence Study
Coles H.J., Gupta A.K. and Marchal E.
Macromolecules, 10, 182-187, (1977)

A Simple Electric Field Birefringence Cell
Coles H.J.
Polymer, 18, 554-556, (1977)

Relation Between the Initial Slope of Some Electro Optic Decays and the Moments of the Distribution of Size
Coles H.J. and Weill G.
Polymer, 18, 1235-1239, (1977)

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1976

Laser Induced Birefringence in Liquids and Solutions
Jennings B.R. and Coles H.J.
Proc.Roy.Soc., 348, 525-538, (1976)

Electric Birefringence of Solutions of Nematic Compounds
Coles H.J. and Jennings B.R.
Mol.Phys., 31, 1225-1231, (1976)

Laser and Electric Field Kerr Effect of Liquids and Liquid Crystals
Coles H.J. and Jennings B.R.
H.G. Jerrard ed. Electro Optics/Laser International UK. IPC Science and Technology Press Limited, England, pp 109-113, (1976)

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1975

Optical Kerr Effect in Biopolymer Solutions
Coles H.J. and Jennings B.R.
Biopolymers, 14, 2567-2575, (1975)

Infrared Scattering: A Method for Evaluating the Mass and Size of Bacteria
Coles H.J., Jennings B.R. and Morris V.J.
Phys.Med.Biol., 20, 225-234, (1975)

Refractive Index Increment Measurements for Bacterial Suspensions

Coles H.J., Jennings B.R. and Morris V.J.
Phys.Med.Biol., 20, 310-313, (1975)

Laser Induced Orientation in Macromolecular Suspensions
Jennings B.R. and Coles H.J.
Nature, 1975, 33-34, (1975)

Some Interactions of Laser Radiation with Pure Liquids and Macromolecular Suspensions
Coles H.J.
Ph.D. Thesis: Brunel University, (1975)

Laser Induced Birefringence in Pure Liquids
Coles H.J. and Jennings B.R.
Phil.Mag., 32, 1051- 1061, (1975)

Static and Optical Kerr Effect in the Nematogen MBBA
Coles H.J. and Jennings B.R.
Mol.Phys., 31, 571-580, (1975)

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1974

Infrared Zimm Plots for Macromolecular Characterisation
Morris V.J., Coles H.J. and Jennings B.R.
Nature, 249, 240-241, (1974)

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Patents (granted or filed)

Coles, M.J., Coles, H.J., Novel molecular mirrors using flexoelectric liquid crystals. GB patent filing submitted August 2004.

Coles, H.J, Broughton, B., Morris, S.M., Coles, M.J. Flexoelectric Telecommunications Device” patent filing submitted June 2004.

Coles, M.J., Coles, H.J., Morris, S.M. Polariser free, high contrast chiral nematic devices. GB patent filing, submitted June 2004.

Coles, H.J., Pivnenko, M.N., Davies, P. Blue phase liquid crystalline materials. EU patent filing with Dow Corning Ltd, Jan 2004.

Coles, H.J., Coles, M.J., Musgrave, B., Ionescu, D., Liquid Crystalline Medium and Liquid Crystal Display. EU patent filing with Merck-NBSC Ltd., EP1408098A1, filed Oct 2002.

Zheludev, N.I., Coles, H.J., et al, Frequency and polarisation dependent transmission, reflection and diffraction. GB0130513.5, filed 18th December 2001.

Coles, H.J., Coles, M.J., Perkins, S., Musgrave B. and Coates, D. Flexoelectric Bimesogens. Priority Date: 4.10.1999, GB2356629 A.

Coles H.J., Lehmann P and Musgrave B. Mesogenic estradiols. EP 0971016B1. Filed 8 July 1998, granted 21.05.2003.

Coles, H.J., Takatoh, K., Kloess, P. and Coles, M.J. Liquid crystals containing polysiloxanes having optical isomerism. GB2317186B. Filed, 12th September 1996. Granted 16th September 1999.

Coles H.J., Takatoh K. and Cox, P. Liquid crystal materials with lower viscosity and elasticity from the addition of silicon-containing 4-(cyano/halo) biphenyl -4?-ethers and display devices. GB2317185B. Filed 12th September 1996. Granted 9th December 1998.

Coles H.J., Hannington J.P. and Thomas D.R. - Liquid Crystal Device. GB2274652B. Filed 25th January 1994. Granted 23rd July 1997.

Coles H.J., Hannington J. and Thomas D. - Liquid Crystal Siloxanes.; GB2274649B, Filed 25th January 1994. Granted 27th November 1996.

Coles H.J. - Liquid Crystal Siloxanes and Devices. EP0643120B. Filed 1st September 1994. Granted 7th July 1997.

Coles H.J., Gleeson H.F. and Lester G. - Liquid Crystal Composition and Liquid Crystal Device. Filed August 1992 Ref. 230P65984. (Filed in Japan through Toshiba).

Murayama, A., Ishikawa, M., Coles, H.J., Gleeson, H.F. and Lester, G.A. Liquid crystal composition and liquid crystal display element, UK Patent GB 2 269 387B. Filed 3rd August 1992. Granted 18 September 1996.

Coles, H.J. and Gleeson, H.F. Liquid Crystal Pressure Sensors - GB8917728. Filed August 1989.

Coles H.J. and Gleeson H.F. Ferroelectric Dye Guest-Host Liquid Crystal Devices. PA 8709659. Filed 23rd April 1987. Granted 14th October 1991, No. 617106, Australia.

Coles H.J. and Simon R. A Liquid Crystal Device for Information Storage filed September 1983 worldwide and granted in 17 major countries (including U.K., Japan, U.S.A.). See GB2146787B.

Coles H.J. A Liquid Crystal Temperature Indicator Device - GB2078954B. Granted Filed September 1980. Granted August 1984.

Coles H.J. - Optical Switches - British Patent Application No. 481197/77. 18th November 1977.

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