[LMB] OT: Metamaterials May Make "Invisible Objects" A Reality!

Royce McDaniels roycemcdaniels158 at gmail.com
Thu Jan 13 19:17:36 GMT 2011


precis: "Pendry Cloaking" uses the properties of metamaterials to "bend"
light around objects, rendering them effectively invisible. Many technical
hurdles remain, but there is no theoretical reason that in a few decades (or
sooner!) we may be able to create "cloaks of invisibility" right out of
science fiction and fantasy!

invisible ro

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