Mimicking liquid crystals with metamaterials


Conference Paper

© 2016 OSA. We propose and demonstrate Meta Liquid Crystals (MLCs), a novel form of tunable 3D metamaterials. MLCs mimic the response of liquid crystals but use meta-atoms instead of molecular mesogens, enabling richer variety of electromagnetic responses.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Liu, M; Fan, K; Padilla, W; Powell, DA; Zhang, X; Shadrivov, IV

Published Date

  • December 16, 2016

Published In

  • 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro Optics, Cleo 2016

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781943580118

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1364/cleo_qels.2016.fth3d.7

Citation Source

  • Scopus