Asymmetric light transport at nonlinear metasurfaces

Nir Shitrit, Jeongmin Kim, David S. Barth, Hamidreza Ramezani, Yuan Wang, Xiang Zhang

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We report asymmetric transport of free-space light at nonlinear metasurfaces and the derivation of the nonlinear generalized Snell's laws. Asymmetric transport at metasurfaces opens a new paradigm for ultrathin lightweight optical devices with one-way operation.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationQELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Print)9781943580422
StatePublished - 13 May 2018
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018 - San Jose, United States
Duration: 13 May 201818 May 2018

Publication series

Name2018 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2018 - Proceedings


ConferenceCLEO: QELS_Fundamental Science, CLEO_QELS 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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