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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 33, Iss. 14 — Jul. 15, 2008
  • pp: 1584–1586

Electromagnetic analysis of cylindrical cloaks of an arbitrary cross section

André Nicolet, Frédéric Zolla, and Sébastien Guenneau  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 33, Issue 14, pp. 1584-1586 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.33.001584


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Abstract

We extend the design of radially symmetric invisibility cloaks through transformation optics as proposed by Pendry et al. [Science 312, 1780 (2006)] to coated cylinders of an arbitrary cross section. The validity of our Fourier-based approach is confirmed by both analytical and numerical results for a cloak displaying a nonconvex cross section of varying thickness. In the former case, we evaluate the Green’s function of a line source in the transformed coordinates. In the latter case, we implement a full-wave finite-element model for a cylindrical antenna radiating a p-polarized electric field in the presence of a F-shaped lossy object surrounded by the cloak.

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OCIS Codes
(110.4190) Imaging systems : Multiple imaging
(220.3630) Optical design and fabrication : Lenses
(260.2110) Physical optics : Electromagnetic optics

ToC Category:
Scattering

History
Original Manuscript: April 22, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: May 26, 2008
Published: July 11, 2008

Citation
André Nicolet, Frédéric Zolla, and Sébastien Guenneau, "Electromagnetic analysis of cylindrical cloaks of an arbitrary cross section," Opt. Lett. 33, 1584-1586 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-33-14-1584


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