Microscopic mirrorless negative-index optical parametric oscillator
Date of this Version4-15-2009
April 15, 2009 / Vol. 34, No. 8 / OPTICS LETTERS
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The feasibility and extraordinary properties of mirrorless optical parametric oscillations in a microscopic strongly absorbing slab of negative-index metamaterial are shown. They stem from the backwardness of electromagnetic waves inherent with this type of metamaterial.
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