A New Metacanvas for Metamaterials by Paul Preuss December 13, 2018 Unlike natural materials where the properties are defined by their chemical composition, metamaterials are a class of artificial materials where the functionalities and properties are achieved by designing the materials’ microstructures. Typically these metamaterials are made with photolithography of structures composed of both dielectrics and…

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Professor Yao Awarded NSF CAREER Grant by Ariana Castro November 12, 2015 Professor Yao has been awarded an NSF CAREER grant for work his proposal “Electric Field Localization and Enhancement at Optical Frequencies Enabled by Material’s Dissipation.”  The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) program is a National Science Foundation (NSF) wide program that supports outstanding…

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