Thomas Koschny

Assistant Scientist III
A512 Zaffarano Hall
Iowa State University
Ames, IA 50011
Phone 515-294-4316
Fax 515-294-0689

Research Interests

  • Electromagnetic wave propagation
  • Metamaterials
  • Photonic crystals
  • Plasmonics
  • Materials with gain
  • Quantum Hall effect

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(Chronologically most recent on top)Education

  • Ph.D. Physics, University Leipzig, Germany, 2001
  • M.S. Physics, University Leipzig, Germany, 1997

(Chronologically most recent on top)Professional Appointments

  • 2007 – present Assistant Scientist, Ames Laboratory
  • 2004 – 2007 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Ames Laboratory
  • 2003 – 2004 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Institute of Electronic Structure & Laser (IESL), Foundation for Research and Technology (FORTH), Heraklion, Crete, Greece
  • 2001 – 2003 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) Braunschweig, Germany

(Chronologically most recent on top)Publications with the Ames Laboratory

Shen N H; Massaouti M; Gokkavas M; Manceau J M; Ozbay E; Kafesaki M; Koschny T; Tzortzakis S; Soukoulis C M . 2011. Optically Implemented Broadband Blueshift Switch in the Terahertz Regime. Physical Review Letters. 106:037403. abstract
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Guney D O; Koschny T; Soukoulis C M . 2011. Surface plasmon driven electric and magnetic resonators for metamaterials. Physical Review B. 83:045107. abstract
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Li Z F; Zhao R K; Koschny T; Kafesaki M; Alici K B; Colak E; Caglayan H; Ozbay E; Soukoulis C M . 2010. Chiral metamaterials with negative refractive index based on four "U" split ring resonators. Applied Physics Letters. 97:081901. abstract
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Zhang L; Tassin P; Koschny T; Kurter C; Anlage S M; Soukoulis C M . 2010. Large group delay in a microwave metamaterial analog of electromagnetically induced transparency. Applied Physics Letters. 97:241904. abstract
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Zhao R K; Tassin P; Koschny T; Soukoulis C M . 2010. Optical forces in nanowire pairs and metamaterials. Optics Express. 18:25665-25676. abstract
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Zhao R; Zhou J; Koschny T; Economou E N; Soukoulis C M . 2010. Comment on "Repulsive Casimir Force in Chiral Metamaterials'' Reply. Physical Review Letters. 105:189302. abstract
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Holland H; Koschny T; Ahnert P; Meixensberger J; Koschny R . 2010. WHO grade-specific comparative genomic hybridization pattern of astrocytoma - A meta-analysis. Pathology Research and Practice. 206:663-668. abstract
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Fang A; Koschny T; Soukoulis C M . 2010. Self-consistent calculations of loss-compensated fishnet metamaterials. Physical Review B. 82:121102. abstract
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Diem M; Koschny T; Soukoulis C M . 2010. Transmission in the vicinity of the Dirac point in hexagonal photonic crystals. Physica B-Condensed Matter. 405:2990-2995. abstract
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Zhao R K; Koschny T; Soukoulis C M . 2010. Chiral metamaterials: retrieval of the effective parameters with and without substrate. Optics Express. 18:14553-14567. abstract
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