We experimentally demonstrate compensation of spatial dispersion for periodic optical patterns using a multilayer structure. Reflection from this structure is equivalent to propagation over a certain distance in the space with a negative refractive index.
© 2004 Optical Society of America
(120.0120) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology
(120.5700) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Reflection
(260.0260) Physical optics : Physical optics
(260.2030) Physical optics : Dispersion
N. K. Berger and B. Fischer, "Compensation of spatial dispersion for periodic optical patterns using a quasi-periodic multilayer structure," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper IThG18.