The Glass of the Nematic Phase of the 4CFPB Liquid Crystal (image) The Henryk Niewodniczanski Institute of Nuclear Physics Polish Academy of Sciences Share Print E-Mail Caption The negative pressure produced in nanopores by liquid crystals can significantly exceed 100 atmospheres. Above: The glass of the nematic phase of liquid crystal studied by scientists from the Institute of Nuclear Physics of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Cracow (Source: IFJ PAN). Credit Source: IFJ PAN Usage Restrictions None 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.