New Method Inverts the Self-Assembly of Liquid Crystals (image) University of Luxembourg Share Print E-Mail Caption The image sequence shows the reversible shape transformation of an LCE sphere; where folded shape similar to spherical pancakes at 20°C turns into a smooth sphere at 60°C and vice versa. The characteristic colors on the sphere resemble the anti-ordered microscale arrangement of molecules. Credit University of Luxembourg Usage Restrictions the image may only be used with appropriate caption or credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.