Nearly perfect, ultrathin invisibility cloak could have wide practical applications
The shape of things, illuminated: Metamaterials, surface topology and light-matter interactions
Big Bang simulated in metamaterial shows time travel is impossible
Shrinking device makes objects appear smaller than they are
Invisibility carpet cloak can hide objects from visible light
Invisibility cloak that generates virtual images gets closer to realization
Researchers design more reliable invisibility cloak
Running electronics using light
Anti-mirror optical illusion could increase LED luminosity and laser power
Exotic metamaterials will change optics
Duke University engineers believe that continued advances in creating ever-more exotic and sophisticated man-made materials will greatly improve their ability to control light at will.
New design for a metamaterial could be far more efficient at capturing sunlight than existing solar cells
Metamaterials are a new class of artificial substances with properties unlike anything found in the natural world. Some have been designed to act as invisibility cloaks; others as superlenses, antenna systems ...
MIT physicists suggest a means for creating an electron cloaking device
'Darker-than-black' metamaterial could lead to more efficient solar cells
Novel metamaterial sensor provides bigger picture
Duke University engineers have developed a novel sensor that is more efficient, versatile and cheaper for potential use in such applications as airport security scanners and collision avoidance systems for ...