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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 13 — Jun. 21, 2010
  • pp: 14093–14106

A non-reflecting metamaterial slab under the finite-embedded coordinate transformation

Il-Min Lee, Seung-Yeol Lee, Kyoung-Youm Kim, and Byoungho Lee  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 13, pp. 14093-14106 (2010)

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Under the restrictions that the mapping functions of transformation are defined in extended two-dimensional (2D) forms and the incident waves are 2D propagating fields, the conditions for non-reflecting boundaries in a finite-embedded coordinate transformation metamaterial slab are derived. By exploring several examples, including some reported in the literatures and some novel ones developed in this study, we show that our approach can be efficiently used to determine the condition for a finite-embedded coordinate transformed metamaterial slab to be non-reflecting.

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OCIS Codes
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials
(070.7345) Fourier optics and signal processing : Wave propagation

ToC Category:
Physical Optics

Original Manuscript: May 17, 2010
Revised Manuscript: June 7, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: June 9, 2010
Published: June 15, 2010

Il-Min Lee, Seung-Yeol Lee, Kyoung-Youm Kim, and Byoungho Lee, "A non-reflecting metamaterial slab under the finite-embedded coordinate transformation," Opt. Express 18, 14093-14106 (2010)

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