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[* icon_note] And nownow, time to shine some light on the inner workings ofscience behind LCD's.
[* black] To put it simplystart, the backlight shoots light through a thin layer of liquid crystals whose orientation affects it as itcrystals. As the light passes throughthrough it's reflected at different angles by the crystals' orientation.
[* black] The orientationThese angles are what determine the color of the liquid crystals is controlledlight we see. In order to change the angle (and by applyingextension the color) we apply a voltage to them. This voltageacross the liquid crystals that causes them to twist at different angles, thus influencing the angle at which the light passes throughchange their orientation.
[* icon_note] And nownow, time to shine some light on the inner workings ofscience behind LCD's.
[* black] To put it simplystart, the backlight shoots light through a thin layer of liquid crystals whose orientation affects it as itcrystals. As the light passes throughthrough it's reflected at different angles by the crystals' orientation.
[* black] The orientationThese angles are what determine the color of the liquid crystals is controlledlight we see. In order to change the angle (and by applyingextension the color) we apply a voltage to them. This voltageacross the liquid crystals that causes them to twist at different angles, thus influencing the angle at which the light passes throughchange their orientation.