Facilitated Ion Transport in Smectic Ordered Ionic Liquid Crystals

Jin Hong Lee, Kee Sung Han, Je Seung Lee, Albert S. Lee, Seo Kyung Park, Sung Yun Hong, Jong Chan Lee, Karl T. Mueller, Soon Man Hong, Chong Min Koo

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38 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9301-9307
Number of pages7
JournalAdvanced Materials
Issue number42
Publication statusPublished - 2016 Nov
Externally publishedYes

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Funding Information:
J.H.L. and K.S.H. contributed equally to this work. This work was financially supported by a grant from the Fundamental R&D Program for Core Technology of Materials, and Industrial Strategic Technology Development Program funded by the Ministry of Knowledge Economy, Republic of Korea, and partially supported by Materials Architecturing Research Center of Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST). This research was also supported by a grant from the Disaster and Safety Management Institute funded by the Ministry of Public Safety and Security of Korea government. Synchrotron X-ray diffraction measurements were performed at Pohang Light Source, South Korea, and NMR experiments were performed at EMSL, a DOE Office of Science user facility sponsored by the DOE BER and located at PNNL.


  • ionic liquids
  • liquid crystals
  • self-assembly
  • smectic order

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Materials Science
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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