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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 14, Iss. 23 — Nov. 13, 2006
  • pp: 11184–11193

Slow light and 3D imaging with non-magnetic negative index systems

Leonid V. Alekseyev and Evgenii Narimanov  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 23, pp. 11184-11193 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.14.011184


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Abstract

We demonstrate that strongly anisotropic planar dielectric systems can be used to create waveguides supporting modes with extremely slow group velocity. Furthermore, we show that such systems can be used for 3D imaging, with a potential for subwavelength resolution.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(230.7390) Optical devices : Waveguides, planar
(260.1180) Physical optics : Crystal optics

ToC Category:
Metamaterials

History
Original Manuscript: July 21, 2006
Revised Manuscript: November 1, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: November 1, 2006
Published: November 13, 2006

Citation
Leonid V. Alekseyev and Evgenii Narimanov, "Slow light and 3D imaging with non-magnetic negative index systems," Opt. Express 14, 11184-11193 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-14-23-11184


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