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  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 26 — Dec. 30, 2013
  • pp: 32484–32490

Polarization-independent dual-band perfect absorber utilizing multiple magnetic resonances

Young Joon Yoo, Young Joo Kim, Pham Van Tuong, Joo Yull Rhee, Ki Won Kim, Won Ho Jang, Y. H. Kim, H. Cheong, and YoungPak Lee  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 26, pp. 32484-32490 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.21.032484


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Abstract

We propose a dual-band metamaterial perfect absorber at microwave frequencies. Using a planar metamaterial, which consists of periodic metallic donut-shape meta-atoms at the front separated from the metallic plane at the back by a dielectric layer, we demonstrate the multi-plasmonic high-frequency perfect absorptions induced by the third-harmonic as well as the fundamental magnetic resonances. The origin of the induced multi-plasmonic perfect absorption was elucidated. It was also found that the perfect absorptions at dual peaks are persistent with varying polarization.

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OCIS Codes
(260.5740) Physical optics : Resonance
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials
(050.6624) Diffraction and gratings : Subwavelength structures

ToC Category:
Metamaterials

History
Original Manuscript: September 30, 2013
Revised Manuscript: December 7, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: December 14, 2013
Published: December 20, 2013

Citation
Young Joon Yoo, Young Joo Kim, Pham Van Tuong, Joo Yull Rhee, Ki Won Kim, Won Ho Jang, Y. H. Kim, H. Cheong, and YoungPak Lee, "Polarization-independent dual-band perfect absorber utilizing multiple magnetic resonances," Opt. Express 21, 32484-32490 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-21-26-32484


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