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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 18 — Sep. 4, 2006
  • pp: 8247–8256

Optical Hyperlens: Far-field imaging beyond the diffraction limit

Zubin Jacob, Leonid V. Alekseyev, and Evgenii Narimanov  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 18, pp. 8247-8256 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.14.008247


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Abstract

We propose an approach to far-field optical imaging beyond the diffraction limit. The proposed system allows image magnification, is robust with respect to material losses and can be fabricated by adapting existing metamaterial technologies in a cylindrical geometry.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(110.0180) Imaging systems : Microscopy
(160.1190) Materials : Anisotropic optical materials

ToC Category:
Metamaterials

History
Original Manuscript: June 30, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: August 4, 2006
Published: September 1, 2006

Citation
Zubin Jacob, Leonid V. Alekseyev, and Evgenii Narimanov, "Optical Hyperlens: Far-field imaging beyond the diffraction limit," Opt. Express 14, 8247-8256 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-14-18-8247


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