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The magical world of metamaterials

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPhotonic Materials, Devices, and Applications III
Volume7366
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes
Publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
EventPhotonic Materials, Devices, and Applications III - Dresden, Germany
Duration: 4 May 20096 May 2009

Publication series

NameProceedings of SPIE
PublisherSPIE
Volume7366
ISSN (Print)0277-786X
ISSN (Electronic)1996-756X

Conference

ConferencePhotonic Materials, Devices, and Applications III
CountryGermany
CityDresden
Period4/05/096/05/09

Abstract

We review experimental and theoretical studies performed on left-handed metamaterials (LHM). The metamaterials exhibit quiet unusual electromagnetic properties such as negative refraction, negative phase velocity, subwavelength focusing, subwavelength cavities and enhanced transmission.

Keywords

  • Left-handed metamaterial, Metamaterials, Negative refractive index, Superlens