Broadband absorption with gradient metasurfaces
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin,
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Accepted: 28 November 2017
Published online: 6 March 2018
A metasurface with appropriately designed transverse spatial inhomogeneities can provide the desired phase redistribution in response to an incident wave with arbitrary incident angle. This property of gradient metasurfaces has been used to modify light propagation in unusual manners, to transform the impinging optical wavefront with large flexibility. In this work, we show how gradient metasurfaces can be tailored to offer high absorption in thin absorptive layers, and how to design realistic metasurfaces for this purpose using dielectric materials.
© H. Kwon et al., published by EDP Sciences, 2018
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