JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR LIQUIDS, vol.54, pp.51-56, 1992 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR LIQUIDS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Middle East Technical University Affiliated:
The nematic-smectic A tricritical phase transition has been studied in binary mixtures of liquid crystals. By making the analogy between the "quasi-binary" fluid mixture and binary mixture of liquid crystals, we adapt the thermodynamic model for fluid mixtures due to Griffiths to the case of mixtures of liquid crystals.