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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 11 — May. 21, 2012
  • pp: 11924–11935

Spatial dispersion in three-dimensional drawn magnetic metamaterials

Alessandro Tuniz, Benjamin Pope, Anna Wang, Maryanne C. J. Large, Shaghik Atakaramians, Seong-Sik Min, Elise M. Pogson, Roger A. Lewis, Avi Bendavid, Alexander Argyros, Simon C. Fleming, and Boris T. Kuhlmey  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 11, pp. 11924-11935 (2012)

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We characterize spatial dispersion in longitudinally invariant drawn metamaterials with a magnetic response at terahertz frequencies, whereby a change in the angle of the incident field produces a shift in the resonant frequency. We present a simple analytical model to predict this shift. We also demonstrate that the spatial dispersion is eliminated by breaking the longitudinal invariance using laser ablation. The experimental results are in agreement with numerical simulations.

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(160.2290) Materials : Fiber materials
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials

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Original Manuscript: March 27, 2012
Revised Manuscript: May 3, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: May 5, 2012
Published: May 10, 2012

Alessandro Tuniz, Benjamin Pope, Anna Wang, Maryanne C. J. Large, Shaghik Atakaramians, Seong-Sik Min, Elise M. Pogson, Roger A. Lewis, Avi Bendavid, Alexander Argyros, Simon C. Fleming, and Boris T. Kuhlmey, "Spatial dispersion in three-dimensional drawn magnetic metamaterials," Opt. Express 20, 11924-11935 (2012)

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