Bionic Metamaterials with Novel Optical Properties

3D-printing of a moth eye-inspired omnidirectional microwave antenna

Novel Form of Graphene-Based Metamaterial

New material opens new avenues in thermophotovoltaics, photodetectors and many other optical applications

Mass Manufacturing of Metasurfaces

Advanced display technologies based on nanostructures could be mass manufactured with techniques from the semiconductor electronics industry

Levitating Objects with Light

Nanoscale patterning could enable precise manipulation of objects on many scales

Next Generation of Optical Antennas

New approach to design, fabricate and demonstrate optical antennas using an epsilon-near-zero (ENZ) material

Anti-Laser as Perfect Absorber

Complicated structures in two or three dimensions can perfectly absorb a specially tailored wave

Hyperbolic Metamaterials Enable Nanoscale Fingerprinting

A new concept for optical sub-wavelength discrimination of nanostructures positioned on a hyperbolic metamaterial surface

A Time-Reversed Laser

A metamaterial designed to absorb all light of a specific color demands the waves be synchronized as well

Flexible Dielectric Glass Metasurfaces

The new production method employs a natural process already used in fluid mechanics

Exotic Electron Liquid for Terahertz Detection

An electron-hole liquid may offer a path to room-temperature optoelectronic devices that harness collective electronic phenomena