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Hyperbolic phonon–polaritons

Nature Materials volume 13, pages 10811083 (2014) | Download Citation

Hexagonal boron nitride nanostructures are shown to sustain phonon–polariton modes with comparable performances to plasmon–polariton modes in graphene but with lower losses.

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  1. Zubin Jacob is in the Department of Electrical and Computing Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2V4, Canada

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