Special Issue "Active/Reconfigurable Metasurfaces"
A special issue of Photonics (ISSN 2304-6732).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 November 2022) | Viewed by 18220
Interests: metamaterials device fabrication and characterization; optical nanomaterials; manufacture of liquid crystal tuneable plasmonic and metamaterials devices; fabrication and spectroscopic characterization of components for Terahertz (THz) applications
Recently, the interest in planar devices has growing at fast pace replacing bulky and thick components in all the electromagnetic spectrum, from optics to microwave passing from terahertz electromagnetic wave.
This interest arises from the outstanding properties of metasurfaces which are ultrathin planar materials composed of subwavelength dielectric or metallic elements. To realize novel breakthrough applications and systems, however, it is necessary to actively control and reconfigure the properties of metasurfaces by means of materials properties can be modify under external stimuli as electric, thermal, magnetic to name a few.
In this scenario, the proposed Special Issue aims to connect researchers with expertise in different technological area focusing attention on recent theoretical and experimental results.
This special issue addresses the following main topics:
- General aspect of metasurfaces
- Liquid Crystal based metasurfaces
- Flexible metasurfaces
- Phase change material based metasurfaces
- UV-Vis-NIR Metasurfaces
- Terahertz Metasurfaces
- Microwave Metasurfaces
- Semiconductor metasurfaces
- 0D-1D-2D materials metasurfaces
- Plasmonic and Dielectric metasurfaces
Dr. Antonio Ferraro
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