Experimental Demonstration of Optical Metamaterials with Isotropic Negative Index

Sui Yang, Xingjie Ni, Boubacar Kante, Jie Zhu, Kevin O'Brien, Yuan Wang, Xiang Zhang

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


The critical challenge to the successful implementation of 'perfect lens' and 'optical cloaking' is to achieve isotropic negative index metamaterials. Here we experimentally demonstrate isotropic negative index metamaterials at optical frequency by proper design and scalable self-assembly.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science, QELS 2016
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2016
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, QELS 2016 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 5 2016Jun 10 2016

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, QELS 2016
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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