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Flat Lens Design Using Artificially Engineered Materials

By Ravi Kumar Arya, Shaileshachandra Pandey, and Raj Mittra
Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 64, 71-78, 2016
doi:10.2528/PIERC16021302

Abstract

In this work, we present a new systematic technique for the design of a flat lens using modified commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) materials, as opposed to metamaterials (MTMs) that are often required in lens designs based on the Transformation Optics (TO) approach. While lens designs based on Ray Optics (RO) do not suffer from the drawback of having to use metamaterials, they still require dielectric materials that may not be commercially available off-the-shelf. This paper describes a systematic procedure for realizing the desired materials by modifying the COTS types, and illustrates its application with some practical examples.

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Ravi Kumar Arya, Shaileshachandra Pandey, and Raj Mittra, "Flat Lens Design Using Artificially Engineered Materials," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 64, 71-78, 2016.
doi:10.2528/PIERC16021302
http://jpier.org/PIERC/pier.php?paper=16021302

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