Optical negative-index materials based on pairs of metal nanorods

Hsiao Kuan Yuan, W. Cai, U. Chettiar, A. K. Sarychev, V. P. Drachev, A. V. Kildishev, V. M. Shalaev

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Pairs of gold nanorods exhibit "-0.3" effective refractive index near 1.3 um. This type of artificially designed materials can be used for obtaining negative-index materials and applying them for super-lenses in the visible and near-infrared.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557527970, 9781557527974
Publication statusPublished - 2005
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 - Tucson, AZ, United States
Duration: 16 Oct 200521 Oct 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityTucson, AZ


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