Multifunctional hyperuniform cellular networks: optimality, anisotropy and disorder

  title={Multifunctional hyperuniform cellular networks: optimality, anisotropy and disorder},
  author={Salvatore Torquato and Duyu Chen},
  journal={Multifunctional Materials},
Disordered hyperuniform heterogeneous materials are new, exotic amorphous states of matter that behave like crystals in the manner in which they suppress volume-fraction fluctuations at large length scales, and yet are statistically isotropic with no Bragg peaks. It has recently been shown that disordered hyperuniform dielectric two-dimensional cellular network solids possess complete photonic band gaps comparable in size to photonic crystals, while at the same time maintaining statistical… 

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