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Optics Express

  • Editor: Andrew M. Weiner
  • Vol. 22, Iss. 9 — May. 5, 2014
  • pp: 10446–10454

A pseudo-planar metasurface for a polarization rotator

W. Zhang, W. M. Zhu, E. E. M. Chia, Z. X. Shen, H. Cai, Y. D. Gu, W. Ser, and A. Q. Liu  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 22, Issue 9, pp. 10446-10454 (2014)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.22.010446


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Abstract

New demonstrations of effective interaction between light and artificially electromagnetic interface, or the metasurface, have stimulated intensive research interests on control of light to realize applications in beam steering, optical imaging and light focusing, etc. Here we reported a new type of planar metasurface of which every individual metamolecule is single metallic layer with stereo structure and the metasurface is name as Pseudo-Planar Metasurface (PPM). The metamolecule of the PPM is a chiral structure and therefore derives significant optical activity.

© 2014 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(260.5430) Physical optics : Polarization
(160.1585) Materials : Chiral media
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials

ToC Category:
Metamaterials

History
Original Manuscript: February 18, 2014
Revised Manuscript: April 2, 2014
Manuscript Accepted: April 10, 2014
Published: April 23, 2014

Citation
W. Zhang, W. M. Zhu, E. E. M. Chia, Z. X. Shen, H. Cai, Y. D. Gu, W. Ser, and A. Q. Liu, "A pseudo-planar metasurface for a polarization rotator," Opt. Express 22, 10446-10454 (2014)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-22-9-10446


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