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  • Retrieval

    Metamaterial unit cells are usually complex, but it is possible to represent them using homogeneous effective optical properties. More »
  • Communications

    At (relatively) low frequencies, the metals used to form the metamaterial circuits are good conductors that can form structures with relatively low absorption. More »
  • Origins

    Expansive metamaterial concept was developed by Rodger Walse – carefully constructed composite materials could achieve physical properties well beyond their constituent components. More »
  • A Definition

    Metamaterials are artificially structured materials used to control and manipulate light, sound, and many other physical phenomena. More »

News

August 31 2015
"Invisible: The Dangerous Allure of the Unseen," by Philip Ball explores the progress of human fascination with invisibility.

August 18 2015
Kymeta working with display manufacturer to create and produce metamaterial antennas for commercial use.

August 10 2015
Several members of the CMIP team recently attended the 6th International Conference on Metamaterials, Crystals, and Plasmonics (META’15) conference in New York City, NY.

hawaii

August 1 2015
Nonlinear Optics conference (NLO), organized by the Optical Society of America in Hawaii – July 26-31, 2015 – Conference review by Alexandre Baron.

NPR Morning Edition

July 26 2015
Smith interviewed by NPR's Morning Edition in feature titled, "Now You See It, Some Day You Won't: Scientists Get Closer To Invisibility."

July 6 2015
CMIP represented at the Seminar on Microwave Imaging at Limoges (SMILE 2015).

Picture of Cristian Ciraci (right) and I (left) at the CLEO/Europe-EQEC 2015 conference dinner.

June 26 2015
Baron attended CLEO/Europe-EQEC 2015, held in Munich, Germany, June 21–25 and recaps his experience; a major European, scientific event in the International Year of Light.

May 21 2015
This year was particularly exciting for CLEO, because six Nobel prizes went to opticians in 2014, five prize recipients attended the conference and gave talks in plenary sessions.

Faculty

CMIP Faculty

CMIP faculty have a diversity range of interest in metamaterials and plasmonics.

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We advance the basic understanding of electromagnetic metamaterials, explore their capabilities and limitations across the electromagnetic spectrum.

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