Departmental Papers (ESE)


Here, we give an overview of some of the results of our analysis of anomalous scattering phenomena for structures involving metamaterial layers, and we provide some physical insights and ideas for potential applications.

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Conference Paper

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April 2004


NOTE: At the time of publication, author Andrea Alù was affiliated with the University of Roma Tre. As of September 2006, she is a staff member of the Electrical and Systems Engineering Department at the University of Pennsylvania. Copyright 2004 IEEE. Reprinted from Proceedings of the 2004 IEEE Radar Conference, pages 91-93.
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electromagnetic wave scattering, radar cross-sections, anomalous scattering phenomena, double-negative metamaterials, inhomogeneous media, metamaterial layers, negative permeability, negative permittivity, radar cross-section properties, single-negative metamaterials



Date Posted: 24 November 2004

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