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- Apr 10, 2019

3D printing metamaterials with novel optical properties

Pollyanna Sidell - Associated Environmental Systems

3D printing metamaterials with unique microwave or optical propertiesA team of engineers has developed a series of 3D printed metamaterials with unique microwave or optical properties that go beyond what is possible using conventional optical or electronic materials. The fabrication methods developed by the researchers demonstrate the potential, both present and future, of 3D printing to expand the range of geometric designs and material composites that lead to devices with novel optical properties.

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