blog navigation

blog posts

  • First acoustic metamaterial 'superlens' created by U. of I. researchers

    A team of Illinois researchers led by Nicholas X. Fang, left, a professor of mechanical science and engineering, has created the world's first acoustic "superlens." Doctoral student Shu Zhang holding the lens and Leilei Yin, a microscopist at Beckman Institute, were co-authors.

    A team of Illinois researchers led by Nicholas X. Fang, left, a professor of mechanical science and engineering, has created the world's first acoustic "superlens." Doctoral student Shu Zhang holding the lens and Leilei Yin, a microscopist at Beckman Institute, were co-authors.

    Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

    Images

    • Close

      A team of Illinois researchers led by Nicholas X. Fang, left, a professor of mechanical science and engineering, has created the world's first acoustic "superlens." Doctoral student Shu Zhang holding the lens and Leilei Yin, a microscopist at Beckman Institute, were co-authors.

      Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

blog posts