Inaugural Workshop on Metamaterials

Wadham College
 
20/21 March 2017

Free registration (required for catering purposes) – Still a few spaces left!  https://goo.gl/forms/bKiJhVQrYdyGmclP2

The Workshop is a kick-off of the new Oxford Metamaterials Network and invites researchers, experts, students and companies interested in the burgeoning field of metamaterials to participate.
The Workshop will feature invited talks over two days and a social dinner on Monday.
The Workshop is hosted and sponsored by Wadham College as part of Wadham College Conference Series.

Day 1 - Monday 20 March

9.00-9.30

Registration

9.30-9.40

Opening Ceremony

9.40-10.20

Prof. Nikolay Zheludev, University of Southampton

Everything you always wanted to know about the future of metamaterials, but were afraid to ask

10.20-10.50

Coffee

10.50-11.30

Prof. Ferran Martin, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona  

Symmetry properties and metamaterials 

11.30-12.10

Prof. Sergei Tretyakov, Aalto University, Helsinki

Perfectly functioning metasurfaces 

12.10-12.40

Dr. Eric Plum, University of Southampton

Nano-mechanical metamaterials at Southampton

12.50-14.20

Lunch

14.20-15.00

Prof. Mario Silveirinha, Technical University of Lisbon

Topological photonics in a continuum

15.00-15.40

Prof. Anatoly Zayats, King’s College London  

Photonic spin Hall effects in plasmonics and metamaterials

15.40-16.10

Coffee

16.10-16.50

Prof. Anna Radkovskaya, Moscow State University  

Coupling in metamaterials

16.50-17.10

Dr. Andrea Vallecchi, University of Oxford

Superdirective dimers of coupled meta-atoms: Theory and experiments

17.10-17.40

Prof. Chris Stevens, University of Oxford

A few applications of metamaterial waves

 

18.40

Gala Dinner


     Day 2 - Tuesday 21 March

 

9.30-10.10

Prof. John Pendry, Imperial College London  

Metasurfaces and surface plasmons

10.10-10.40

Prof. Andrew Turberfield, University of Oxford  

DNA-assisted assembly

10.40-11.10

Coffee

11.10-11.50

Prof. Martin Booth, University of Oxford  

Dynamic laser processing for 3D structuring of materials

11.50-12.30

Prof. Paul Stavrinou, University of Oxford  

Sub-wavelength solution processed photonics

12.30-13.00

Dr. Kevin MacDonald, University of Southampton  

Phase change metamaterials at Southampton

13.00-14.20

Lunch

14.20-14.40

Giovanni Sartorello, King’s College, London  

Ultrafast modulation and switching of nonlinear signals with gold metasurfaces

14.40-15.00

Dr. Dmitry Isakov, University of Oxford  

3D-printed devices for transformation electromagnetic at microwave

15.00-15.20

Dr. Flynn Castles, University of Oxford  

Active metamaterials with negative static dielectric susceptibility

15.20-15.40

Dr. Konstantin Borisenko, University of Oxford  

Optically active rapid phase-change chalcogenides: towards chiral metamaterials

15.40-16.00

Prof. Ivan Konoplev, University of Oxford

Periodic surface lattices for particle acceleration, compact sources of coherent radiation and electron beam diagnostics

16.00

Closing

16.00

Coffee and networking

Venue: Wadham College

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For further information check out our new webpage metamaterials.ox.ac.uk or contact andrea.vallecchi@eng.ox.ac.uk

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