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Location of the Azobenzene moieties within the cross-linked liquid-crystalline polymers can dictate the direction of photoinduced bending

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Location of the Azobenzene moieties within the cross-linked liquid-crystalline polymers can dictate the direction of photoinduced bending. / Priimagi, Arri; Shimamura, Aki; Kondo, Mizuho; Hiraoka, Tomohiro; Kubo, Shoichi; Mamiya, Jun Ichi; Kinoshita, Motoi; Ikeda, Tomiki; Shishido, Atsushi.

In: ACS Macro Letters, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2012, p. 96-99.

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Priimagi, A, Shimamura, A, Kondo, M, Hiraoka, T, Kubo, S, Mamiya, JI, Kinoshita, M, Ikeda, T & Shishido, A 2012, 'Location of the Azobenzene moieties within the cross-linked liquid-crystalline polymers can dictate the direction of photoinduced bending', ACS Macro Letters, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 96-99. https://doi.org/10.1021/mz200056w

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Priimagi, A., Shimamura, A., Kondo, M., Hiraoka, T., Kubo, S., Mamiya, J. I., ... Shishido, A. (2012). Location of the Azobenzene moieties within the cross-linked liquid-crystalline polymers can dictate the direction of photoinduced bending. ACS Macro Letters, 1(1), 96-99. https://doi.org/10.1021/mz200056w

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Priimagi, Arri ; Shimamura, Aki ; Kondo, Mizuho ; Hiraoka, Tomohiro ; Kubo, Shoichi ; Mamiya, Jun Ichi ; Kinoshita, Motoi ; Ikeda, Tomiki ; Shishido, Atsushi. / Location of the Azobenzene moieties within the cross-linked liquid-crystalline polymers can dictate the direction of photoinduced bending. In: ACS Macro Letters. 2012 ; Vol. 1, No. 1. pp. 96-99.

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abstract = "We present a simple way to control the photoinduced bending direction of azobenzene-containing cross-linked liquidcrystalline polymers. By changing the location of the photoactive azobenzene moieties from cross-links to side-chains, the bending direction of the sample is reversed under identical irradiation conditions. In addition to providing a versatile route toward directionality control of the photoinduced macroscopic motions, this observation highlights the complicated nature of the photomechanical response of azobenzene-containing cross-linked liquidcrystalline polymers, showing that the photomobile behavior can be determined by seemingly small details on the materials design.",
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