Metamaterials are artificial materials with unusual electromagnetic properties
Specific types of metals can offer surprising benefits for guiding and steering
Transformation optics is a new approach to optical design, including invisibility cloaks
21 January 2013
Professor David R. Smith to lead the Metamaterials Commercialization Group at Intellectual Ventures
After years of collaboration with IV as a senior inventor, metamaterials pioneer David R. Smith has announced that he will serve as Acting Director of the Metamaterials Commercialization Group at Intellectual Ventures (IV) in Bellevue, Washington, effective January 1, 2013. Dr. Smith will be responsible for the further development of technical resources and capabilities at IV that will enable and accelerate the transition of metamaterials-based products from the laboratory to the marketplace.
27 February 2013
Are invisibility cloaks finally here? U-T San Diego interview with Dr. David Smith.
25 February 2013
Kymeta listed as one of the
"50 Disruptive Companies" by
MIT Technology Review.
18 January 2013
Engineers developed novel "sensor" that is more efficient, versatile, and cheaper.
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