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Springer Series in Materials Science

Physics of Negative Refraction and Negative Index Materials

Optical and Electronic Aspects and Diversified Approaches

Editors: Krowne, Clifford M., Zhang, Yong (Eds.)

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  • Perhaps the most comprehensive book on the new class of negative refraction materials, covering all aspects of negative refraction and negative index materials
  • Unique approach integrates physics, materials science and applications of these new materials
  • Reference work for both researchers and engineers, plus basic explanations for students
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About this book

This book deals with the subject of optical and electronic negative refraction (NR) and negative index materials NIM). Diverse approaches for achieving NR and NIM are covered, such as using photonic crystals, phononic crystals, split-ring resonators (SRRs) and continuous media, focusing of waves, guided-wave behavior, and nonlinear effects. Specific topics treated are polariton theory for LHMs (left handed materials), focusing of waves, guided-wave behavior, nonlinear optical effects, magnetic LHM composites, SRR-rod realizations, low-loss guided-wave bands using SRR-rods unit cells as LHMs, NR of electromagnetic and electronic waves in uniform media, field distributions in LHM guided-wave structures, dielectric and ferroelectric NR bicrystal heterostructures, LH metamaterial photonic-crystal lenses, subwavelength focusing of LHM/NR photonic crystals, focusing of sound with NR and NIMs, and LHM quasi-crystal materials for focusing.

About the authors

The editors are well known senior research scientists at two nationally recognized research laboratories in the US, and the contributing authors, from internationally located universities, national labs, and industry, are all major contributors to the curently important and active field of negative refractive and negative index materials.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Physics of Negative Refraction and Negative Index Materials
Book Subtitle
Optical and Electronic Aspects and Diversified Approaches
Editors
  • Clifford M. Krowne
  • Yong Zhang
Series Title
Springer Series in Materials Science
Series Volume
98
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-72132-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-72132-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-72131-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-09130-8
Series ISSN
0933-033X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 380
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