Metamaterials are composite materials that are not found in nature. Engineered metamaterials are electromagnetic composites initially designed using computer models to give a material with desired...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1968 | 20 Aug 2007
AMES, Iowa – Advancements in fabrication technologies may lead to superlenses and other designer optical materials, according to an Iowa State University and Ames Laboratory physicist.
In an article...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20983 | 17 Dec 2010
By Cameron Chai
Durdu Guney from the Michigan Technological University has developed a model to fabricate a superlens or a perfect lens that is capable of utilizing visible light to view objects...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=24061 | 10 Jan 2012
Metamaterials are artificially engineered materials that have highly desirable extraordinary properties that don't occur in nature. Metamaterials are custom designed from computer models and built...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1967 | 17 Aug 2007
According to new research from Rice University, scientists studying the way light interacts with metallic nanostructures should throw out their old optics textbooks and bone up on their quantum...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=94 | 7 Nov 2003
By Cameron Chai
Research teams from Cornell University have developed a chemical method to facilitate self assembly of metamaterials in three dimensions. Metamaterials have excellent optical...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=23715 | 4 Nov 2011
While our direct knowledge of black holes in the universe is limited to what we can observe from thousands or millions of light years away, a team of Chinese physicists has proposed a simple way to...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20567 | 17 Nov 2010
Flexible smart materials that can manipulate light to shield objects from view have been much-theorised but now researchers in Scotland have made a practical breakthrough that brings the possibility...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=20349 | 4 Nov 2010
Boston College has been awarded a $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation to support a team of university researchers developing a new microscope that uses a light-guiding "metamedium" to...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=21468 | 3 Feb 2011
Researchers at Rice University
have created a metamaterial that could light the way toward high-powered optics,
ultra-efficient solar cells and even cloaking devices.
Naomi Halas, an...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10388 | 13 Mar 2009