Low-Loss Plasmonic Metamaterials

  title={Low-Loss Plasmonic Metamaterials},
  author={Alexandra Boltasseva and Harry A. Atwater},
  pages={290 - 291}
New materials are being developed that meet the requirements for nanoscale photonics. Metamaterials (MMs) are artificial, engineered materials with rationally designed compositions and arrangements of nanostructured building blocks. These materials can be tailored for almost any application because of their extraordinary response to electromagnetic, acoustic, and thermal waves that transcends the properties of natural materials (1–3). The astonishing MM-based designs and demonstrations range… Expand

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