Vibrational spectroscopy of rubbed polymer surfaces

X. Wei, X. Zhuang, D. Kim, S. C. Hong, T. Goto, Y. R. Shen

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Sum-frequency vibrational spectroscopy was used to probe rubbed polymer surfaces. The spectra allowed a quantitative determination of the orientational distribution of the surface polymer chains.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)103-108
Number of pages6
JournalMolecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals Science and Technology, Section A: Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals
Publication statusPublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes
Event8th International Topical Meeting on Optics of Liquid Crystals (OLC'99) - Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
Duration: 1999 Sept 271999 Oct 1

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
This work was supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation under Grant NODMR-9704384.

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Condensed Matter Physics


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