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Metamaterials are artificial materials engineered to provide properties which may not be readily available in nature. These materials usually gain their properties from structure rather than composition, using the inclusion of small inhomogeneities to enact effective macroscopic behavior.
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2010 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 15 - Foundation of Nanophotonics
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04 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kent D Choquette
2010 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 16 - Plasmonics and Metamaterials
04 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nick Fang
2010 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School @ UIUC Lecture 28 - Molding the Flow of Light and Sound With Metamaterials
27 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nick Fang
3D and 2D Metamaterials at Infrared Optical Frequencies
24 Jun 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Igal Brener, Mohammad Mayy, Amanda Harding
Metamaterials (MM) provide for new ways of manipulating light and achieving complex functionality due to the ability to control the spatial distribution of the permittivity and permeability. This …
Alessia Polemi was born in Casteldelpiano, Grosseto, Italy, on July 10, 1973. She received her Doctor of Engineering degree in Telecommunications Engineering(cum laude) from the University of Siena …
Since November 2004, Baudilio Tejerina manages the computer facilities of the Theory Group in the Department of Chemistry at Northwestern University. After receiving his PhD in Physical …
Betül Küçükakarsu Usta
BNC Annual Research Review: Transforming Light with Metamaterials
15 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev
One of the most unique properties of light is that it can package information into a signal of zero mass and propagate it at the ultimate speed. It is, however, a daunting challenge to bring photonic …
Bozhin A. Karaivanov
Christopher Nixon is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign majoring in Sociocultural Anthropology, with a minor in Informatics. He was formerly a …
Developments in Metamaterials and Transformation Optics
29 Mar 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David R. Smith
Metamaterials—artificially structured microcircuits that can mimic the electromagnetic response of atoms and molecules—have vastly expanded the opportunities available for the design of …
Digitizing and Functionalizing Metamaterials
15 Jan 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nader Engheta
This talk is part of the International Workshop "Novel Ideas in Optics: From Advanced Materials to Revolutionary Applications" hosted by Purdue University. Nader Engheta is the H. Nedwill Ramsey …
ECE 695s Lecture 14: Metamaterials: Giving Light the Second Hand, Part 1
15 Nov 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev
A subsequent version of this lecture is available in a three lecture short course Metamaterials: A New Paradigm of Physics and Engineering.
ECE 695s Lecture 15: Metamaterials: Giving Light the Second Hand, Part 2
20 Nov 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev
ECE 695s Nanophotonics
30 Aug 2006 | Courses | Contributor(s): Vladimir M. Shalaev
Welcome to the ECE 695S lectures The course will cover nanoscale processes and devices and their applications for manipulating light on the nanoscale. The following topics will be covered: …
Energy Nanophotonics Group
Hyperlens Design Solver
18 Jun 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Matt Swanson, Xingjie Ni, zubin jacob, Alexander V. Kildishev
Simulates a cylindrical hyperlens design to obtain resulting field intensities
Hyperlens Layer Designer
03 Jun 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Matt Swanson, Alexander V. Kildishev, Xingjie Ni
Design a hyperlens using concentric cylindrical layers of various materials
Illinois 2009 nano-biophotonics Summer School, Lecture 11: Plasmonics, Metamaterials
27 Oct 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Nick Fang
Plasmonics, Meta-Materials Topics: New Frontiers of Photonics What Are Meta-Materials? Electromagnetic Meta-Materials Effective Medium Properties Plasmonic "Atoms" and …
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