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  • Vol. 36, Iss. 9 — May. 1, 2011
  • pp: 1527–1529

Double-T metamaterial for parallel and normal transverse electric incident waves

Abdelwaheb Ourir, Redha Abdeddaim, and Julien de Rosny  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 36, Issue 9, pp. 1527-1529 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.36.001527


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Abstract

Electric and magnetic hybridized plasmonic modes are obtained by stacking two T-shaped resonators. We show that head-to-toe configuration leads to inverse the hybridization. The frequency shift between the resonances is finely controlled by adjusting the gap between the two resonators. A negative refractive index close to 1 is numerically and experimentally demonstrated at 4.3 GHz for TE waves. This left-handed behavior is similar for parallel and normal TE incident wave vectors. The proposed double-T unit cell is well adapted for developing terahertz and IR metamaterials.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials
(230.4555) Optical devices : Coupled resonators

ToC Category:
Materials

History
Original Manuscript: January 7, 2011
Revised Manuscript: February 28, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: March 24, 2011
Published: April 20, 2011

Citation
Abdelwaheb Ourir, Redha Abdeddaim, and Julien de Rosny, "Double-T metamaterial for parallel and normal transverse electric incident waves," Opt. Lett. 36, 1527-1529 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-36-9-1527


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