Preface

  • Fundamental Research and Applied Research / Hirotsugu KIKUCHI -61-

General Review

  • Polymer-stabilized Blue Phases / Hirotsugu KIKUCHI -62-

Review

  •  Electro-optic Characteristics of Cholesteric Blue Phases Investigated by Two-beam Interference Microscopy / Hiroyuki YOSHIDA, Masanori OZAKI and Hirotsugu KIKUCHI -70-
  • Liquid-crystalline Semiconductors as Soft Matter with Electronic Functions / Masahiro FUNAHASHI -78-
  • Mesoporous Metal Oxide Materials with Vertical Orientation due to Customized Lyotropic Liquid Crystalline Systems / Mitsuo HARA -89-

Lecture

  • Continuum Simulation of Liquid Crystals and Its Background (Part 2) / Jun-ichi FUKUDA -97-

Report from Universities and Institutions

  • Okoshi’s Lab, Chitose Institute of Science and Technology / Kento OKOSHI -103-

Voices from Young Researchers

  • My Personal History of Research up to Now/ Ryouta ITO -106-
  • That I Felt about Working in the Company / Tatsuya IDE -107-

Book review

  • “Illustrated Optical Science” by T. TADOKORO and K. ISHIKAWA, under the supervision of M. OHTSU / Shunsuke KOBAYASHI -108-

  • English Abstracts -109-
  • JLCS Announcement -110