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Materials 2010, 3(10), 4793-4810; doi:10.3390/ma3104793

Broadband Transformation Optics Devices

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1 Department of Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences, Towson University, 8000 York Road, Towson, MD 21252, USA 2 Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA 3 Electrical School of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
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Received: 12 October 2010 / Revised: 18 October 2010 / Accepted: 20 October 2010 / Published: 21 October 2010
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Next Wave of Metamaterials)
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Recently we have suggested that two-dimensional broadband transformation optics devices based on metamaterial designs may be built using tapered waveguides. Here we review application of this principle to broadband electromagnetic cloaking, trapped rainbow, and novel microscopy devices.
Keywords: metamaterial; transformation optics; microscopy metamaterial; transformation optics; microscopy
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Smolyaninova, V.N.; Smolyaninov, I.I.; Kildishev, A.V.; Shalaev, V.M. Broadband Transformation Optics Devices. Materials 2010, 3, 4793-4810.

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