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Researchers discover anti-laser masquerading as perfect absorber

This is a picture of the actual metamaterial consisting of a field of specifically tailored cylinders. Image: Willie Padilla, Duke University

The width, height and spacing of the cylinders depicted here dictates how the metamaterial described in the new paper absorbs electromagnetic energy. Image: Kebin Fan, Duke University

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