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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 21, Iss. 8 — Apr. 22, 2013
  • pp: 9422–9427

Design of invisibility anti-cloak for two-dimensional arbitrary geometries

Long Li, Feifei Huo, Yuanming Zhang, Yang Chen, and Changhong Liang  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 21, Issue 8, pp. 9422-9427 (2013)

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In this paper, we derive the material parameter formulae for designing an electromagnetic invisibility anti-cloak of two-dimensional arbitrary geometry, which is conformal with the cloaked object. Different shapes of electromagnetic invisibility anti-cloaks are proposed to verify the correctness and effectiveness of the proposed formulae. The simulation results show that the invisibility anti-cloak can break cloak shielding and make the external electromagnetic waves into the cloak. This is not only to realize the transfer of information, but will not affect the role of cloak of stealth.

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OCIS Codes
(160.1190) Materials : Anisotropic optical materials
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials
(260.2710) Physical optics : Inhomogeneous optical media
(230.3205) Optical devices : Invisibility cloaks

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Physical Optics

Original Manuscript: February 1, 2013
Revised Manuscript: March 20, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: April 2, 2013
Published: April 9, 2013

Long Li, Feifei Huo, Yuanming Zhang, Yang Chen, and Changhong Liang, "Design of invisibility anti-cloak for two-dimensional arbitrary geometries," Opt. Express 21, 9422-9427 (2013)

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