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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 17 — Aug. 21, 2006
  • pp: 7872–7877

Negative index metamaterial combining magnetic resonators with metal films

Uday K. Chettiar, Alexander V. Kildishev, Thomas A. Klar, and Vladimir M. Shalaev  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 17, pp. 7872-7877 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.14.007872


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Abstract

We present simulation results of a design for negative index materials that uses magnetic resonators to provide negative permeability and metal films for negative permittivity. We also discuss the possibility of using semicontinuous metal films to achieve better manufacturability and enhanced impedance matching.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.4760) Materials : Optical properties
(260.5740) Physical optics : Resonance

ToC Category:
Metamaterials

History
Original Manuscript: June 13, 2006
Revised Manuscript: August 1, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: August 1, 2006
Published: August 21, 2006

Citation
Uday K. Chettiar, Alexander V. Kildishev, Thomas A. Klar, and Vladimir M. Shalaev, "Negative index metamaterial combining magnetic resonators with metal films," Opt. Express 14, 7872-7877 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-14-17-7872


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