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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 8 — Apr. 22, 2013
  • pp: 9407–9413

Super-resolution image transfer by a vortex-like metamaterial

Hui Yuan Dong, Jin Wang, Kin Hung Fung, and Tie Jun Cui  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 8, pp. 9407-9413 (2013)

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We propose a vortex-like metamaterial device that is capable of transferring image along a spiral route without losing subwavelength information of the image. The super-resolution image can be guided and magnified at the same time with one single design. Our design may provide insights in manipulating super-resolution image in a more flexible manner. Examples are given and illustrated with numerical simulations.

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OCIS Codes
(110.0180) Imaging systems : Microscopy
(120.4570) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Optical design of instruments
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

Original Manuscript: February 28, 2013
Revised Manuscript: March 29, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: April 1, 2013
Published: April 9, 2013

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Vol. 8, Iss. 5 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics

Hui Yuan Dong, Jin Wang, Kin Hung Fung, and Tie Jun Cui, "Super-resolution image transfer by a vortex-like metamaterial," Opt. Express 21, 9407-9413 (2013)

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