Negative refraction in bulk anisotropic metamaterials at visible frequency

Jie Yao*, Zhaowei Liu, Yongmin Liu, Yuan Wang, Cheng Sun, Guy Bartal, Angelica M. Stacy, Xiang Zhang

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Bulk metamaterials consisting of silver wire arrays in alumina matrix was fabricated. Electro-magnetic (EM) waves propagating along the nanowires exhibit relatively low-loss negative refraction, at a broad band of frequency for all angles. Experimental results at 660nm and 780nm were shown with incident angle from -30 to 30 degree.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPlasmonics and Metamaterials, META_PLAS 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528612
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008
EventPlasmonics and Metamaterials, META_PLAS 2008 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 19 2008Oct 23 2008


OtherPlasmonics and Metamaterials, META_PLAS 2008
CountryUnited States
CityRochester, NY

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Yao, J., Liu, Z., Liu, Y., Wang, Y., Sun, C., Bartal, G., Stacy, A. M., & Zhang, X. (2008). Negative refraction in bulk anisotropic metamaterials at visible frequency. In Plasmonics and Metamaterials, META_PLAS 2008 Optical Society of America.