28 January 2009 The design of perfect lenses using the coordinate transformation technique
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In this paper, we apply the coordinate transformation technique to the design of perfect lenses, which are able to perfectly reproduce an image on another surface. In particular, anisotropic metamaterials that magnify two-dimensional planar images beyond the diffraction limit are designed by the use of spheroidal coordinates. We show that the technique can be used to design transformation media that magnify images beyond the diffraction limit.
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Yingwu Zhou, Yingwu Zhou, Junan Di, Junan Di, Bimei Yang, Bimei Yang, Min Cheng, Min Cheng, } "The design of perfect lenses using the coordinate transformation technique", Proc. SPIE 7156, 2008 International Conference on Optical Instruments and Technology: Optical Systems and Optoelectronic Instruments, 71562W (28 January 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.811398; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.811398
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