Reconfigurable photonic crystals with optical bistability enabled by "cold" programming and thermo-recoverable shape memory polymers

Wenbin Niu, Lingcheng Qu, Rongwen Lyv, Shufen Zhang
2017 RSC Advances  
A type of reconfigurable photonic crystals with optically bistable states enabled by capillary pressure-induced programming and heat-caused recoverable shape memory polymers was reported.
doi:10.1039/c6ra28682h fatcat:42ewaqj5cngdneurby4hansuy4