Eur. Phys. J. Appl. Phys.
Volume 46, Number 3, June 2009
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Published online||19 September 2008|
Chiral metamaterial with unit negative refraction index
Department of General Physics and Department of Optics, Gomel State University,
Sovyetskaya Str. 104, 246019 Gomel, Belarus
2 Department of Radio Science and Engineering/SMARAD, Center of Excellence, Helsinki University of Technology, PO 3000, 02015 TKK, Finland
Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
Revised: 29 May 2008
Accepted: 2 June 2008
Published online: 19 September 2008
In this article we study helical inclusions of a certain shape (called the “optimal shape”), such that the electric, magnetic, and magneto-electric polarizabilities are equal, and discuss unusual refractive and absorptive properties of artificial chiral materials based on such inclusions. We propose a new method of analytical calculation of resonant susceptibility of non-canonical, but true three-dimensional spirals. This method takes into account spiral trajectories and effective concentration of conduction electrons.
PACS: 81.05.Zx – New materials: theory, design, and fabrication
© EDP Sciences, 2009
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