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Wave-based liquid-interface metamaterials

Francois, Nicolas; Xia, Hua; Punzmann, Horst; Fontana, P. W.; Shats, Michael

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The control of matter motion at liquid-gas interfaces opens an opportunity to create two-dimensional materials with remotely tunable properties. In analogy with optical lattices used in ultra-cold atom physics, such materials can be created by a wave field capable of dynamically guiding matter into periodic spatial structures. Here we show experimentally that such structures can be realized at the macroscopic scale on a liquid surface by using rotating waves. The wave angular momentum is...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017-02-09
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/234544
Source: Nature Communications
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms14325
Access Rights: Open Access

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