Metamaterial Research at Michigan State University
Publications
Journal Publications

1- A. R. Diaz and O. Sigmund "A Topology Optimization Method for Design of Negative Permeability Metamaterials", Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, vol. 41, pages 163-177, 2009.

2- R. O. Ouedraogo, E. J. Rothwell, A. R. Diaz, S. Y. Chen, A. Temme, and K. Fuchi, "In Situ Optimization of Metamaterial-Inspired Loop Antennas", IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 9, pages 75 - 78, 2010.

3- K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. J. Rothwell, R. O. Ouedraogo, A. Temme, "Topology Optimization of Periodic Layouts of Dielectric Materials", Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, vol. 42, pages CP11-493, 2010.

4- R. O. Ouedraogo, E. J. Rothwell, A. R. Diaz, K. Fuchi, A. Temme, "Miniaturization of patch antennas using a metamaterial-inspired technique", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, accepted 2011.

5- R. O. Ouedraogo, E. J. Rothwell, A. R. Diaz, K. Fuchi, "Waveguide Filter Design Using Optimized Pixelated Inserts", IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, submitted 2010.

6- K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. J. Rothwell, R. O. Ouedraogo, and J. Tang, “Origami Tunable Frequency Selective Surfaces”, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, submitted Nov. 2011.

7- K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. J. Rothwell, R. O. Ouedraogo, and J. Tang, “An Origami Tunable Metamaterial”, Journal of Applied Physics, submitted Dec. 2011.

Conference Proceedings

1- S. Y. Chen, R. O. Ouedraogo, A. Temme, A. R. Diaz, and E. J. Rothwell, "MNG-Metamaterial-Based Efficient Small Loop Antenna", IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Symposium, APS 2009 pages 1-4.

2- A. R. Diaz and O. Sigmund, "Negative Permeability Metamaterial Design by Topology Optimization", 8th Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 2009.

3- K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, T. Yamada, and S. Nishiwaki, "A Level Set-Based Topology Optimization Method for Power Flow Control in Electromagnetics", 8th Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 2009.

4- R. O. Ouedraogo, E. J. Rothwell, "Metamaterial Inspired Patch Antenna Miniaturization Technique", IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society Symposium, APS 2010 pages 1-4.

5- R. O. Ouedraogo, E. J. Rothwell, A. R. Diaz, K. Fuchi, A Temme, "Optimization of Metamaterial Structures for Integrated Antenna Application", AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis Optimization Conference, 2010.

6-K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. J. Rothwell, R. O. Ouedraogo, "Optimization of Folded Sheets with Applications in Electromagnetics", 9th Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Shizuoka, Japan, June 2010.


Conference Presentations

1- A. R. Diaz, E. J. Rothwell, S. Y. Chen, R. O. Ouedraogo, K. Fuchi, and A. Temme, "A Methodology for Design of Metamaterials and their Integration in Advanced RF Systems", NSF CMMI Research and Innovation Conference 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 22-25, (2009).

2- R. O. Ouedraogo, E. J. Rothwell, S. Y. Chen, and A. R. Diaz, "In-Place Optimization of Metamaterial-Inspired Structures Applied to Antennas", IEEE AP-S International Symposium and URSI Radio Science Meeting, Charleston, SC, June 1-5, (2009).

3- S. Y. Chen, R. O. Ouedraogo, A. Temme, A. R. Diaz, and E.J. Rothwell, "MNG-Metamaterial-Based Efficient Small Loop Antenna", IEEE AP-S International Symposium and URSI Radio Science Meeting, Charleston, SC, June, (2009).

4- A. R. Diaz and O. Sigmund, "Negative Permeability Metamaterial Design by Topology Optimization", 8th Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Lisbon, Portugal, June 1-5, (2009).

5- K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, T. Yamada, and S. Nishiwaki, "A Level Set-Based Topology Optimization Method for Power Flow Control in Electromagnetics", 8th Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Lisbon, Portugal, June 1-5, (2009).

6- R. O. Ouedraogo, E. J. Rothwell, A Temme, A. R. Diaz, and K. Fuchi, "In Situ Optimization of Antennas Loaded with Resonant Structures for Wireless Communication", IEEE AP-S International Symposium and URSI Radio Science Meeting,Toronto, Canada, July 11-17, (2010).

7- R. O. Ouedraogo, A. Temme, E. J. Rothwell, A. R. Diaz, and K. Fuchi, "In Situ Optimization of Broadband Metamaterial-Based Waveguide Filters", IEEE AP-S International Symposium and URSI Radio Science Meeting,Toronto, Canada, (2010).

8- R. O. Ouedraogo, E. J. Rothwell, "Metamaterial Inspired Patch Antenna Miniaturization Technique", IEEE AP-S International Symposium and URSI Radio Science Meeting,Toronto, Canada, (2010).

9- R. O. Ouedraogo, E. J. Rothwell, A. R. Diaz, K. Fuchi, A Temme, "Optimization of Metamaterial Structures for Integrated Antenna Application", AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis Optimization Conference, Fort Worth, Texas, (2010).

10- K. Fuchi, A. R. Diaz, E. J. Rothwell, R. O. Ouedraogo, "Optimization of Folded Sheets with Applications in Electromagnetics", 9th Congress on Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Shizuoka, Japan, June (2010).