Ahlam Nemati, featured ILCC liquid crystal artist, March 2018

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Currently, Ahlam Nemati is studying and working on Chemical Physics Interdisciplinary Ph. D. Program at the Liquid Crystal Institute in Dr. Torsten Hegmann group. Her main focus is on Nano materials, and Cholesteric Liquid Crystal.

Contact: anemati(at)kent.edu
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Observation of cholesteric Liquid Crystal texture in using polarized optical microscope. The texture is observed at room temperature between crossed polarizer. The scale in the picture shows 50 μm.
Jury comment:
A beautiful flowery composition by Ahlam gives back the mood of the coming spring.