Inverse design of a polarization-independent dirac-cone zero-index metamaterial

Lysander Christakis, Zin Lin, Yang Li, Eric Mazur, Alejandro Rodriguez, Marko Loncar

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Abstract

We apply a novel computational method to systematically design Dirac cones in photonic crystals. In particular, we demonstrate an unprecedented Dirac-cone zero-index metamaterial (DC-ZIM) that exhibits zero-index for any polarization of light.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580118
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 16 2016
Event2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016 - San Jose, United States
Duration: Jun 5 2016Jun 10 2016

Publication series

Name2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016

Other

Other2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period6/5/166/10/16

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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    Christakis, L., Lin, Z., Li, Y., Mazur, E., Rodriguez, A., & Loncar, M. (2016). Inverse design of a polarization-independent dirac-cone zero-index metamaterial. In 2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016 [7788329] (2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2016). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1364/cleo_at.2016.jw2a.18