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PRELIMINARY PROGRAM
2008 SID INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM

MAY 20-23, 2008 (Tuesday - Friday)
LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA

Session 5: Fast Response (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Tuesday, May 20 / 10:50 am - 12:20 pm / Petree Hall
Chair: Philip J. Bos, Kent State University
Co-Chair: Kei-Hsiung Yang, Hannstar Display Corp.
5.1:  Analysis of the Anisotropy of Bend Transition for OCB LCDs with Low Initialization Voltage
Yuko Kizu, Toshiba, Kawasaki, Japan
5.2: Field-Sequential-Color LCDs Based on Transient Modes
Yuet-Wing Li, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
5.3: Polarity-Sensitive Switching Nematic System from the Assembly of Achiral Tripod-Shaped and Rod-Shaped Molecules
Ji-Hoon Lee, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
5.4 Improvement of Fast-Response LC Materials by Bent-Core Dopants in Optical-Compensated-Bend (OCB) Mode LCDs
Hong-Cheu Lin, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
5.5:  Late-News Paper: Electrically Accelerated Turn-Off Process in the Nematic Liquid Crystals with Dielectric Relaxation
Mingxia Gu, Kent State University, Kent, OH USA
Session 11: LCD Contrast Enhancement (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Tuesday, May 20 / 2:00 - 3:00 pm / Petree Hall
Chair: Shui-Chih Alan Lien, AU Optronics Corp.
Co-Chair: Han-Ping D. Shieh, National Chuao Tung University
11.1: Invited Paper: Review of Viewing-Angle Compensation of TN-Mode LCDs Using WV Film
Tadashi Ito, FUJIFILM Corp., Kanagawa Japan
11.2:  Improved Contrast Ratio in IPS-Pro LCD TV by Using Quantitative Analysis of Depolarized Light Leakage from Component Materials
Yuka Utsumi, Hitachi, Ltd., Ibaraki, Japan
11.3:  A New LCD Design for High Contrast Ratio
Chih Wen Chen, AU Optronics Corp., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Session 18: Liquid Crystal on Silicon (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Tuesday, May 20 / 3:40 - 4:30 pm / Petree Hall
Chair: James E. Anderson, 3M
Co-Chair: Akihiro Mochizuki, Nano Loa USA, Inc.
18.1:  Electronic Compensation for Fringe-Field Effects in VAN LCOS Microdisplays
Dieter Cuypers, TFCG / IMEC, Zwijnaarde, Belgium
18.2:  Bistable FLC LCoS for Doubled-Brightness Microprojectors and Viewfinders
Michael O'Callaghan, Displaytech, Longmont, CO, USA
18.3:  Late-News Paper: Polarization-Independent Liquid-Crystal Microdisplays
Michael Escuti, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
Session 28: LC Alignment (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Wednesday, May 21 / 9:00 - 10:10 am / Room 502
Chair: Michael Wand, LC Vision, LLC
Co-Chair: Masato Okabe, Dai Nippon Printing
28.1: Wide-Pretilt-Angle Control of LCD Device by Ion-Beam Exposure
Joo-Hong Seo, Pusan National University, Pusan, Korea
28.2:  NEXAFS Study of the Molecular Orientation of Polyimide Aligment Layer Used in TFT-LCDs
Yong Taek Hwang, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Chungcheongnam-do, Korea
28.3:  Novel Grating Alignment of LCs for Multi-Domain Structures
Masaya Tamaki, Sony Corp., Kanagawa, Japan
28.4:  Late-News Paper: Effects of Azimuthal Anchoring Energy on In-Plane Switching-Mode LCD
Woo-Keun Lee, LG.Philips LCD, Anyang-shi, Gyongki-do, Korea
Session 35: Transflective LCDs I (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Wednesday, May 21 / 10:40 am - 12:00 pm / Room 502
Chair: Birendra Bahadur, Rockwell Collins, Inc.
Co-Chair: Shin Tson Wu, University of Central Florida
35.1:  Single-Cell-Gap Transflective FFS LCD Using Wire- Grid Polarizer
Zhibing Ge, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
35.2: A Novel Transflective OCB LCD for Mobile TV Applications
I-Ann Yao, InnoLux Display Corp., Miaoli County, Taiwan
35.3: A New Single-Cell-Gap Transflective OCB-LCD with Fast Response Time and Wide Viewing Angle
Ichiro Fukuda, Kanazawa Institute of Technology, Ishikawa, Japan
35.4: Advanced-MVA Mobile Technology for Fast- Switching LCDs
Shih-Feng Hsu, AU Optronics Corp., Hsinchu, Taiwan
Session 39: Transflective LCDs II (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Wednesday, May 21 / 3:30 - 4:50 pm / Room 502
Chair: Yukito Saitoh, FUJIFILM Corp.
Co-Chair: Tatsuo Uchida, Tohoku University
39.1: Invited Paper: Fabrication of Antireflection Coatings Using the Layer-by-Layer Self-Assembly Technique
Lei Zhai, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
39.2: Novel Single-Gap TRLCD with Highly Reflective Image Quality
Shih-Chia Hsu, AU Optronics Corp., Hsinchu, Taiwan
39.3:  Wide-View Transflective LCD Using Fringe-Field-Switching Mode
Hyang Yul Kim, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
39.4: Liquid-Crystal Etalon Device for Reflective Display
Enkh Amagalan Dorjgotov, Kent State University, Kent, OH, USA
Session 40: Nano-Particle Doped LCDs (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Thursday, May 22 / 9:00 - 10:00 am / Concourse Hall 151
Chair: Shohei Naemura, Merck, Ltd.
Co-Chair: Hoi-Sing Kwok, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
40.1: Modification of Physical Properties of Liquid Crystals by Doping Nanoparticles of Inorganic Materials Producing the Reduction of Operating Voltage and Response Times of LCDs
Shunsuke Kobayashi, Tokyo University of Science & Technology, Yamaguchi, Japan
40.2: Invited Paper: Nano-Structured Polymers for Alignment Layers in LCDs
Lachezar Komitov, Göteborg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
40.3:  Novel Anchoring Stabilization Method for High-Temperature Storage in Cholesteric-Liquid-Crystal Microcapsules Using Nano-Particles Deposited on the Shell
Naoki Hiji, Fuji Xerox Co. Ltd., Kanagawa, Japan
Session 46: Electronic Paper I (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Thursday, May 22 / 10:40 am - 12:00 pm / Concourse Hall 151
Chair: Paul Drzaic, Unidym Corp.
Co-Chair: Richard McCartney, National Semiconductor Corp.
46.1: Invited Paper: Novel Design for Full-Color Electronic Paper
K.-M. H. Lenssen, Royal Philips, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
46.2:  Real-Time Pen Tracking on Electronic-Paper Displays
Guotong Feng, Ricoh Innovations, Inc., Menlo Park, CA, USA
46.3:  High-Performance Active-Matrix Electrophoretic-Display Controller
Yun Shon Low, Epson, Richmond, BC, Canada
46.4:  Ghosting Reduction Using Digital Halftoning for Electrophoretic Displays
Guotong Feng, Ricoh Innovations, Inc., Menlo Park, CA, USA
Session 53: Electronic Paper II (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Thursday, May 22 / 1:30 - 2:50 pm / Concourse Hall 151
Chair: Anthony C. Lowe, Lambent Consultancy
Co-Chair: Deng-Ke Yang, Kent State University
53.1: Invited Paper: Recent Advances in Tiled Cholesteric Billboard Displays
David Coates, Magink Display Technologies, Oxford, UK
53.2: Recent Improvements of Droplet-Driven Electrowetting Displays
Karlheinz Blankenbach, University of Pforzheim, Pforzheim, Germany
53.3:  Flexible Color Cholesteric LCD with Single-Layer Structure
Yuang-Chang Liao, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan
53.4:  Novel Pulsed Drive Scheme for Improved Gray-Level Uniformity of Large-Area Cholesteric Displays
Duane Marhefka, Kent Displays, Inc., Kent, OH, USA
Poster Session
Thursday, May 22 / 4:00 - 7:00 pm / Exhibit Hall B
Liquid-Crystal Technology
Liquid-Crystal Alignment
P.156:  Alignment of Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals on the Substrates Processed by Plasma-Beam Treatment
Vladimir Chigrinov, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
P.157:  Effect of the Preparation Condition on the LC Alignment on SiO2 Inorganic Layer
Byeong-Dae Choi, DGIST, Daegu, Korea
P.158:  Recent Developments in Photo-Alignment Technology: Alignment Properties of Novel Azo Dye CD-1
Gurumurthy Hegde, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
P.159:  Releasing Behavior of Image Sticking
Yu-Chieh Chen, AU Optronics Corp., Hsinchu, Taiwan
P.160:  Alignment of Liquid Crystal with Ink-Jet-Printed Polyimide for Flexible LCDs
Jeoung-Yeon Hwang, Liquid Crystal Institute, Kent State University, Kent, OH, USA
P.161:  Multi-Domain Vertical Alignment of Liquid Crystal by Ion-Beam Exposure on Inorganic Film Surfaces
Phil Kook Son, Pusan National University, Busan, Korea
P.162:  Image Sticking of Photo-Reactive Polyimide Photo-Alignment Layer for LCDs
Sang Gu Lee, Hongik University, Seoul, Korea
P.163: Mono-Domain Alignment of the SmC Liquid-Crystalline Phase for Analog Display Applications
Mitya Reznikov, Kent State University, Kent, OH, USA
P.164:  WITHDRAWN
P.254:  Late-News Poster: Investigation into Stability of LC Alignment with Newly Developed PI-Based Photopolymer
Soon Bum Kwon, Hoseo University, Asan, Chungnam, Korea
Electronic Paper
P.165:  Flexible and Full-Color Electronic-Paper Display Using Quick-Response Liquid-Powder Technology
Ryo Sakurai, Bridgestone Corp., Kodaira, Japan
P.166:  An Electrophoretic LCD with Selective Reflection
David Sikharulidze, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Bristol, UK
P.167:  A 4.53-in. Electrochromic Display with Passive-Matrix Driving
Jae-eun Jang, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Yongin, Korea
P.168:  Reflective-Type Polarizer-Free Flexible Displays Using Dye-Doped Nematic Liquid-Crystal Gels
Yi Hsin Lin, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
P.169:  5-in. Dual-Mode Flexible LCDs
Kwan Sik Min, Hoseo University, Chungcheongnam-do, Korea
P.170:  Color Writable Cholesteric LCD and Its Operational Principle
Da-Wei Lee, DTC/ ITRI, Hsinchu, Taiwan
P.171:  A Flexible Touch-Sensitive Writing Tablet
Tod Schneider, Kent Displays, Inc., Kent, OH, USA
P.172:  Power-Consumption Reductive Driving Method for Electrophoretic Displays
Joo-Young Kim, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Yongin, Korea
Fast Switching
P.173:  Fast Switching of a Liquid-Crystal Cell by Optically Hidden Relaxation
Jong-In Baek, Pusan National University, Busan, Korea
P.174:  Stabilization of High-Brightness Relaxed Bend State and Investigation of Fast-Switching Symmetric H State in a Pi-Cell by Synchronized Illumination Technique
Bo Ru Yang, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
P.175:  Carbon-Nanotube Doped Liquid-Crystal OCB Cells: Dielectric and Electro-Optical Properties
Shin Ying Lu, Kent State University, Kent, OH, USA
P.255:  Late-News Poster: Precise Measurement of LC Material Parameters for Ultra-High-Resolution Full-HD OCB-Mode FSC-LCD
Tadashi Kishimoto, Research Institute for Advanced Liquid Crystal Technology, Hachinohe, Japan
P.256:  Late-News Poster: Realization of Reliable Splay-to-Bend Transition for OCB-Mode LCD Based on Analyzing Behavior of Disclination
Ken Kuboki, Aomori Support Center for Industrial Promotion, Hachinohe, Japan
P.257:  Late-News Poster: Dynamic Simulation of Pi-Cell LCDs with Transverse Field
Philip Bos, Kent State University, Kent, OH, USA
LCD Addressing
P.176: 

New High-Performance Algorithm for 2+2 Dynamic Drive Scheme for Cholesteric LCDs
Andriy Rybalochka, Institute of Semiconductor Physics, NASU, Kyiv, Ukraine

P.177:  Multi-Line Addressing of LCDs with Simple Diagonal Matrices
Temkar Ruckmongathan, Raman Research Institute, Bangalore, India
P.178:  Modified Discrete Cosine Transform for Addressing LCDs
Temkar Ruckmongathan, Raman Research Institute, Bangalore, India
Liquid-Crystal Simulation
P.179:  Modeling and Prototyping of Optically Compensated VA-LCD
Alexander Lazarev, Crysoptix KK, Tokyo, Japan
P.180:  Enhancement of Predictability for Optical Properties of LC Simulator
Sung Hoon Yang, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Kyunggi-do, Korea
Optical Components
P.181:  Axially Symmetric Liquid-Crystal Polarization Converter
Tsung-Hsien Lin, National Sun Yat Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
P.182:  Liquid-Crystal Switch Array Based on Total Internal Reflection
Peizhi Xu, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
P.183:  Refraction Control in Optical Films for LCDs
Alexander Lazarev, Crysoptix KK, Tokyo, Japan
P.184:  Optical Compensation for High Contrast Ratio in Reflective Horizontal-Switching LC Cell
Gi-Dong Lee, Dong-A University, Busan, Korea
Transflective Displays
P.185:  Single-Cell-Gap Single-Mode Transflective LCD with High Optical Efficiency
Li Tan, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
P.186:  High-Quality Patterned Retarder for Transflective LCDs
Hiroshi Hasebe, Dai Nippon Ink & Chemicals, Inc., Saitama, Japan
P.187: Photoaligned Transflective LCD Using Low-Twisted-Nematic and Electricity Controlled Birefringence Modes
Hin-Yu Mak, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
P.188:  Optical Configuration of Transflective LCD for Dynamic Memory Operating Mode
Chul Gyu Jhun, Hoseo University, Chungcheongnam-do, Korea
P.189:  Fast-Response Transflective Display Using a Tight-Pitch Ferroelectric Liquid Crystal in a Single-Gap Configuration
Dong Woo Kim, Seoul National University, Asan, Korea
P.190:  Wide-Band Transflective LCD with a Single Cell Gap in a Patterned Vertically Aligned Mode
Jae Hoon Kim, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
P.191:  Reflective LCD Mode of Twisted-Nematic Liquid Crystal Designed for Low-Voltage Driving
Jae Hoon Kim, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
P.192:  Advanced Transflective Multi-Domain Vertical Aligned Liquid-Crystal Display (ATR-MVA LCD) with Micro Bump Technology
Syuan Ling Yang, AU Optronics Corp., Hsinchu, Taiwan
P.193:  Single-Gap and Single-Gamma Transflective Display Using Fringe-Field-Switching Mode
Seung-Hee Lee, Chonbuk National University, Chonbuk-do, Korea
P.258:  Late-News Poster: Analysis of Internal Reflectance in AFFS Plus Technology
Jun-Baek Park, HYDIS, Ichon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
Wide Viewing Angle
P.194:  New Eight-Domain MVA LCD with Reduced Color Shift
Ruibo Lu, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
P.195:  Enhanced Outdoor Readability in AFFS Plus Technology by Negative LC
Suk Choi, BOE Hydis, Kyunggi-do, Korea
P.196:  Vertically Aligned Nematic LCD with Double-Sided In-Plane Switching Using Positive Liquid-Crystal Materials
Hun Ki Shin, Pusan National University, Busan, Korea
P.197:  Improved Patterned VA Mode for Fast Response Time by Using Strong Fringe-Field Effect
Gi-Dong Lee, Dong-A University, Busan, Korea
P.198:  Azimuthally Continuous Nematic Domain Mode Using Electrode Structure with Circular Slit
Jae Hoon Kim, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
P.199:  Achromatic Reduction of Off-Axis Light Leakage in LCDs by Compensated-Phase-Retardation Film
Young-Chol Yang, Kent State University, Kent, OH, USA
P.200:  Effect of the Magnitude of Dielectric Anisotropy on the Light Efficiency of Fringe-Field-Switching Nematic Liquid-Crystal Cell
Seung-Hee Lee, Chonbuk National University, Chonbuk-do, Korea
P.201:  Chiral Hybrid IPS LC Mode for High Brightness and Contrast Ratio
Jae Hoon Kim, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
P.202:  High-Transmittance LC Pixel Design for Multi-View 3-D Mobile Display
Wallen Mphepo, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
Session 60: Electronic Paper III (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Friday, May 23 / 9:00 - 10:00 am / Concourse Hall 151
Chair: Allan R. Kmetz, Consultant
Co-Chair: Martin Schadt, MS Hightech Consulting
60.1: Optical Rewritable Electronic Paper with Fluorescent Dye-Doped Liquid Crystal
Alexander Muravsky, Hong Kong University of Science and technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
60.2: Novel Optically Addressable Photochiral Displays
Erica Montbach, Kent Displays, Inc., Kent, OH, USA
60.3:  High-Resolution Electronic-Paper Based on LED Print-Head Scanning Exposure
Masahiro Sato, Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd., Kanagawa, Japan
60.4: Rollable Displays: A Technology Development Enabling Breakthrough Mobile Devices
Edzer Huitema, Polymer Vision, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Session 67: Electronic Paper IV (Liquid-Crystal Technology)
Friday, May 23 / 10:40 am - 12:00 pm / Concourse Hall 151
Chair: Xiao-Yang Huang, Ebulent Technologies Corp.
Co-Chair: Asad Kahn, Kent Displays, Inc.
67.1: Active-Matrix Electronic Paper with Silver Electrodepositon
Noriyuki Kokeguchi, Konica Minolta Technology Center, Inc., Tokyo, Japan
67.2: Permanent Bistable Twisted-Nematic Displays Using Bi-Directional Alignment Surface
Yuet-Wing Li, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Kowloon, Hong Kong
67.3: Electrophoretically Controlled Nematic LCD: Plastic Bistable Technology with Memorized Intrinsic Gray Scale
David Sikharulidze, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Bristol, UK
67.4: Defect Loops in the Zenithal Bistable Display
Sally Day, University College London, London, UK