TITLE

All-angle zero reflection at metamaterial surfaces

AUTHOR(S)
Xin Li; Zixian Liang; Xiaohan Liu; Xunya Jiang; Jian Zi
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;10/27/2008, Vol. 93 Issue 17, p171111
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The authors study theoretically reflection on the surface of a metamaterial with a hyperbolic dispersion. It is found that reflection is strongly dependent on how the surface is terminated with respect to the asymptote of the hyperbolic dispersion. For a surface terminated normally to the asymptote, zero reflection occurs for all incident angles. It is exemplified by a metamaterial made of a periodic metal-dielectric layered structure with its surface properly cut through numerical simulations.
ACCESSION #
35279033

 

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