dc.contributor.authorChen, Jian
dc.contributor.authorXiao, Jing
dc.contributor.authorLisevych, Danylo
dc.contributor.authorShakouri, Amir
dc.contributor.authorFan, Zheng
dc.identifier.citationChen, J., Xiao, J., Lisevych, D., Shakouri, A., & Fan, Z. (2018). Deep-subwavelength control of acoustic waves in an ultra-compact metasurface lens. Nature Communications, 9(1), 4920. doi:10.1038/s41467-018-07315-6en_US
dc.description.abstractSpace-coiling acoustic metasurfaces have been largely exploited and shown their outstanding wave manipulation capacity. However, they are complex in realization and cannot directly manipulate acoustic near-fields by controlling the effective path length. Here, we propose a comprehensive paradigm for acoustic metasurfaces to extend the wave manipulations to both far- and near-fields and markedly reduce the implementation complexity with a simple structure, which consists of an array of deep-subwavelength-spaced slits perforated in a thin plate. A semi-analytical approach for such a design is established using a microscopic coupled-wave model, which reveals that the acoustic diffractive pattern at every slit exit is the sum of the initial transmission and the secondary scatterings of the coupled fields from other slits. For proof-of-concept, we examine two metasurface lenses for sound focusing within and beyond the diffraction limit. This work provides a feasible strategy for creating ultra-compact acoustic components with versatile potentials.en_US
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dc.relation.ispartofseriesNature Communicationsen_US
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dc.subjectDRNTU::Engineering::Mechanical engineeringen_US
dc.subjectAcoustic Wavesen_US
dc.subjectMetasurface Lensen_US
dc.titleDeep-subwavelength control of acoustic waves in an ultra-compact metasurface lensen_US
dc.typeJournal Article
dc.contributor.schoolSchool of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineeringen_US
dc.description.versionPublished versionen_US

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