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Journal papers
  1. N. H. Shen, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, Robust wedge demonstration to optical negative index metamaterials, Appl. Phys. Lett. 102, 241915 (2013).
  2. A. A. Basharin, Ch. Mavidis, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, C. M. Soukoulis, Epsilon near zero based phenomena in metamaterials, Phys. Rev. B 87, 155130 (2013).
  3. M. Massaouti, A. A. Basharin, M. Kafesaki, M. F. Acosta, R. I. Merino, V. M. Orera, E. N. Economou, C. M. Soukoulis, Eutectic epsilon-near-zero metamaterial terahertz waveguides, Opt. Letters 38, 1140 (2013).
  4. G. Kenanakis, R. Zhao, A. Stavrinidis, G. Konstantinidis, N. Katsarakis, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, E. N. Economou, Flexible chiral metamaterials in the terahertz regime: a comparative study of various designs, Opt. Mat. Express 2, 1702 (2012).
  5. M. Kafesaki, N.-H. Shen, S. Tzortzakis, and C. M. Soukoulis, Optically switchable and tunable terahertz metamaterials through photoconductivity, J. Opt. 14, 114008 (2012).
  6. G. Kenanakis, N.-H. Shen, Ch. Mavidis, N. Katsarakis, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, E.N. Economou, Microwave and THz sensing using slab-pair-based metamaterials, Phys. B: Cond.-Matt. 407, 4070-4074 (2012).
  7. N.-H. Shen, L. Zhang, Th. Koschny, B. Dastmalchi, M. Kafesaki, and C. M. Soukoulis, Discontinuous design of negative index metamaterials based on mode hybridization, Apl. Phys. Lett.101, 081913 (2012).
  8. X. W. Sha, E. N. Economou, D. A. Papaconstantopoulos, M. R. Pederson, M. J. Mehl, and M. Kafesaki, Possible molecular bottom-up approach to optical metamaterials, Phys. Rev. B 86, 115404_(1-13) (2012).
  9. A. Reyes-Coronado, M. F. Acosta, R. I. Merino, V. M. Orera, G. Kenanakis, N. Katsarakis, M. Kafesaki, Ch. Mavidis, J. G, de Abajo, E. N. Economou, C. M. Soukoulis, Self-organization approach for THz polaritonic metamaterials , Opt. Express 20, 14663-14682 (2012).
  10. A. Basharin, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, C. M. Soukoulis, Backward wave radiation from negative permittivity waveguides and its use for THz subwavelength imaging, Opt. Express 20, 12752-12760 (2012).
  11. V. Myroshnychenko, A. Stefanski, A. Manjavacas, M. Kafesaki, R. I. Merino, V. M. Orera, D. A. Pawlak, J. G. de Abajo, Interacting plasmon and phonon polaritons in aligned nano- and microwires, Opt. Express 20, 10879-10887 (2012).
  12. P. Tassin, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, and C. M. Soukoulis, A comparison of graphene, superconductors and metals as conductors for metamaterials and plasmonics, Nat. Photonics 6, 259-264 (2012). Supplelemntary info
  13. Z. Li, H. Caglayan, K. B. Alici, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, and E. Ozbay, Composite chiral metamaterials with negative refractive index and high values of the figure of merit, Opt. Expr. 20, 6146 (2012).
  14. N.-H. Shen, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, and C. M. Soukoulis, Optical metamaterials with different metals, Phys. Rev. B 85, 075120 (2012).
  15. N. Vasilantonakis, K. Terzaki, I. Sakellari, V. Purlys, D. Gray, C. M. Soukoulis, M. Vamvakaki, M. Kafesaki, M. Farsari, Three-dimensional metallic photonic crystals with optical bandgaps, Adv. Mat. 24, 1101 (2012).
  16. I. Bergmair, B.Dastmalchi, M. Bergmair, A. Saeed, H. Hilber, G. Hesser, C. Helgert, E. Pshenary-Severin, T. Pertsch, N. H. Shen, R. Penciu, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, K. Hingerl, M. Muehlberger and R. Schoeftner, Single and multilayer metamaterials fabricated by nanoimprint lithography, Nanotechnology 22, 325301 (2011).
  17. S. Foteinopoulou, M. Kafesaki, E. N Economou and C. M. Soukoulis, Two-dimensional polaritonic photonic crystals as THz uniaxial metamaterials, Phys. Rev. B 84, 035128 (2011).
  18. N. H. Shen, M. Massaouti, M. Gokkavas, J. M. Manceau, E. Ozbay, M. Kafesaki, Th. Koschny, S. Tzortzakis, and C. M. Soukoulis, Optically implemented broadband blueshift switch in the terahertz regime, Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 037403 (2011).
  19. Z. Li, R. Zhao, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, K. Boratay Alici, E. Colak, H. Caglayan, E. Ozbay, and C. M. Soukoulis, Chiral metamaterials with negative refractive index based on four "U" split ring resonators, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, pp. 081901-(1-3) (2010).
  20. R. S. Penciu, M. Kafesaki, Th. Koschny, E. N. Economou, and C. M. Soukoulis, Magnetic response of nanoscale left-handed metamaterials, Phys. Rev. B 81, pp. 235111-(1-11) (2010).
  21. V. Reboud, N. Kehagias, T. Kehoe, G. Leveque, C. Mavidis, M. Kafesaki, C. Sotomayor-Torres, Nanoimprinted plasmonic crystals for light extraction applications, Microelec. Engineering 87, pp. 1367-1369 (2010).
  22. J. M. Manceau, N. H. Shen, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, S. Tzortzakis, Dynamic response of metamaterials in the terahertz regime: Blueshift tunability and broadband phase modulation, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, pp. 021111-(1-3) (2010).
  23. R. H. Tarkhanyan, D. G. Niarchos, M. Kafesaki, Influence of external magnetic field on magnon-plasmon polaritons in negative-index antiferromagnet-semiconductor superlattices, J. Magn. Magn. Mat. 322, pp. 603-608 (2010).
  24. N. H. Shen, G. Kenanakis, M. Kafesaki, N. Katsarakis, E. N. Economou, and C. M.Soukoulis, Parametric investigation and analysis of fishnet metamaterials in the microwave regime, J. Opt. Soc. Am B 26, pp. B61-B67 (2009).
  25. B. N. Wang, J. F. Zhou, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, and C. M.Soukoulis, Chiral metamaterials: simulations and experiments, J. Opt. A: Pure and Appl. Opt. 11, pp. 114003-(1-6)(2009).
  26. N. H. Shen, S. Foteinopoulou, M. Kafesaki, Th. Koschny, E. Ozbay, E. N. Economou, and C. M. Soukoulis, Compact planar far-field superlens based on anisotropic left-handed metamaterials, Phys. Rev. B 80, pp. 115123-(1-9) (2009).
  27. E. N. Economou, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, and Th. Koschny, The fourth quadrant in the epsilon-mu plane: A new frontier in Optics, J. Comp. Theor. Nanoscience 6, pp. 1827-1836 (2009).
  28. J. Zhou, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, and C. M. Soukoulis, Negative refractive index response of weakly and strongly coupled optical metamaterials, Phys. Rev. B 80, pp. 035109-(1-6) (2009).
  29. N.-H. Shen, M. Kafesaki, Th. Koschny, L. Zhang, E. N. Economou, and C. M. Soukoulis, Broadband blueshift tunable metamaterials and dual-band switches, Phys. Rev. B 79, pp. 161102(R)-(1-4) (2009).
  30. J. Zhou, J. Dong, B. Wang, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, and C. M. Soukoulis, Negative refractive index due to chirality, Phys. Rev. B 79, pp. 121104(R)-(1-4) (2009).
  31. D. Guney, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, and C. M. Soukoulis, Connected bulk negative index photonic metamaterials, Opt. Lett. 34, pp. 506-508 (2009).
  32. R. S. Penciu, K. Aydin, M. Kafesaki, Th. Koschny, E. N. Economou, and C. M. Soukoulis, Multi-gap individual and coupled split-ring resonator structures, Opt. Expr. 16, pp. 18131-18144 (2008).
  33. C. M. Soukoulis, J. Zhou, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, and E. N. Economou, The science of negative index materials, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 20, pp. 304217-(1-7) (2008).
  34. T. F. Gundogdu, N. Katsarakis, M. Kafesaki, R. S. Penciu, G. Konstantinidis, A. Kostopoulos, E. N. Economou, and C. M. Soukoulis, Negative index short-slab pair and continuous wires metamaterials in the far infrared regime, Opt. Expr. 16, pp. 9173-9180 (2008).
  35. J. Zhou, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki and C. M. Soukoulis, Size dependence and convergence of the retrieval parameters of metamaterials, Photonics and Nanostructures 6, pp. 96-101 (2008).
  36. S. Foteinopoulou, G. Kenanakis, N. Katsarakis, I. Tsiapa, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, C. M. Soukoulis, Experimental verification of backward wave propagation at photonic crystal surfaces, Appl. Phys. Lett. 91, pp. 214102-214104 (2007).
  37. K. Guven, A. O. Cakmak, M. D. Caliskan, T. F. Gundogdu, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, and E. Ozbay, Bilayer metamaterial: analysis of left-handed transmission and retrieval of effective medium parameters, J. Opt. A: Pure Appl. Opt. 9, pp. S361-S365 (2007).
  38. T.F. Gundogdu, M. Gfkkavas, K. G?ven, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis and E. Ozbay, Simulation and micro-fabrication of optically switchable split ring resonators, Photonics and Nanostructures 5, pp. 106-112 (2007).
  39. N. Katsarakis, M. Kafesaki, I. Tsiapa, E. N. Economou and C. M. Soukoulis, High transmittance left-handed materials involving symmetric split-ring resonators, Photonics and Nanostructures 5, pp. 149-155 (2007).
  40. S. Foteinopoulou, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, and C. M. Soukoulis, Backwards surface waves in photonic crystals, Phys. Rev. B 75, pp. 245116-(1-6) (2007).
  41. M. Kafesaki, I. Tsiapa, N. Katsarakis, Th. Koschny, C. M. Soukoulis, and E. N. Economou, Left-handed metamaterials: The fishnet structure and its variations, Phys. Rev. B 75, pp. 235114-(1-9) (2007).
  42. M. Kafesaki, Th. Koschny, J. Zhou, N. Katsarakis, I. Tsiapa, E. N. Economou and C. M. Soukoulis, Electromagnetic behaviour of left-handed materials, Physica B: Cond. Matt. 394, pp. 148-154 (2007).
  43. C. M. Soukoulis, Th. Koschny, J. Zhou, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, Magnetic response of split-ring resonators at terahertz frequencies, Phys. Stat. Sol. (b) 244, pp. 1181-1187 (2007).
  44. T. F. Gundogdu, I. Tsiapa, A. Kostopoulos, G. Konstantinidis, N. Katsarakis, R. S. Penciu, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, Th. Koschny, and C. M. Soukoulis, Experimental demonstration of negative magnetic permeability in the far-infrared frequency regime, Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 084103 (2006).
  45. C. M. Soukoulis, M. Kafesaki and E. N. Economou, Negative index materials: New frontiers in optics (review article), Advanced Materials 18, pp. 1941-1952 (2006).
  46. A. F. Koenderink, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, and V. Sandoghdar, Spontaneous emission rates of dipoles in photonic crystal membranes, J. Opt. Soc. Am B 23, 1196 (2006).
  47. M. Gokkavas, K. Guven, I. Bulu, K. Aydin, R. S. Penciu, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, and E. Ozbay, Experimental demonstration of a left-handed metamaterial operating at 100 GHz, Phys. Rev. B 73, p. 193103-(1-4) (2006).
  48. R. S. Penciu, M. Kafesaki, T. F. Gundogdu, E. N. Economou, and C. M. Soukoulis, Theoretical study of left-handed behavior of composite metamaterials, Photonics and Nanostr. 4, pp. 12-16 (2006).
  49. A. F. Koenderink, R. Wuest, B. C. Buchler, S. Richter, P. Strasser, M. Kafesaki, A. Rogach, R. B. Wehrspohn, C. M. Soukoulis, D. Erni, F. Robin, H. Jackel and V. Sandoghdar, Near-field optics and control of photonic crystals, Photonics and Nanostr. 3, pp. 63-74 (2005).
  50. J. Zhou, Th. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, J. B. Pendry and C. M. Soukoulis, Saturation of the magnetic response of split-ring resonators at optical frequencies, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, 223902 (2005).
  51. A. F. Koenderink, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, and V. Sandoghdar, Spentaneous emission in the near field of two-dimensional photonic crystals, Opt. Lett. 30, pp. 3219-3212 (2005).
  52. A. F. Koenderink, M. Kafesaki, B. C. Buchler, and V. Sandoghdar, Controlling the resonance of a photonic crystal microcavity by a near-field probe, Phys. Rev. Lett. 95, pp. 153904 (2005).
  53. K. Aydin, I. Bulu, K. Guven, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, E. Ozbay, Investigation of magnetic resonances for different split-ring resonator parameters and designs, New Journal of Physics 7, pp. 168_1-15 (2005).
  54. N. Katsarakis, G. Konstantinidis, A. Kostopoulos, R. S. Penciu, T. F. Gundogdu, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, Th. Koschny, C. M. Soukoulis, Magnetic response of split-ring resonators in the far-infrared frequency regime, Opt. Lett. 30, pp. 1348-1350 (2005).
  55. M. Sigalas, M. S. Kushwaha, E. N. Economou, M. Kafesaki, I. E. Psarobas and W. Steurer, Classical vibrational modes in photonic lattices: theory and experiment, Zeitschrift fur Kristallographie, 220, pp. 765-809 (2005).
  56. M. Kafesaki, Th. Koschny, R. S. Penciu, T. F. Gundogdu, E. N. Economou and C. M. Soukoulis, Left-handed metamaterials: detailed numerical studies of the transmission properties, Journal of Optics A 7, pp. S12-S22 (2005).
  57. K. Aydin, K. Guven, M. Kafesaki, L. Zhang, C. M. Soukoulis, E. Ozbay, Experimental observation of true left-handed transmission peaks in metamaterials, Opt. Lett. 29, pp. 2623-2625 (2004).
  58. N. Katsarakis, T. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, Ekmel Ozbay and C. M. Soukoulis, Left- and right-handed transmission peaks near the magnetic resonance frequency in composite metamaterials, Physical Review B 70, p. 201101(R) (2004).
  59. M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, M. Agio, Losses and transmission in two-dimensional slab photonic crystals, Journal of Applied Physics 96, pp. 4033-4038 (2004).
  60. T. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, and C. M. Soukoulis, Effective medium theory of left-handed materials, Physical Review Letters 93, pp. 107402-1 - 107402-4 (2004).
  61. A. Talneau, M. Mulot, S. Anand, S. Olivier, M. Agio, M. Kafesaki and C. M. Soukoulis, Modal behavior of single-line photonic crystal guiding structures on InP substrate, Photonics and Nanostructures 2, pp. 1-10 (2004).
  62. N. Katsarakis, T. Koschny, M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou and C. M. Soukoulis, Electric coupling to the magnetic resonance of split ring resonators, Applied Physics Letters 84, pp. 2943-2945 (2004).
  63. B. C. Buchler, P. Kramper, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, and V. Sandoghdar, Near-field optical investigation of photonic crystal microresonators, IEICE Transactions on Electronics E87C, pp. 371-377 (2004).
  64. P. Kramper, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, A. Birner, F. Mller, U. Gsele, R. B. Wehrspohn, J. Mlynek and V. Sandoghdar, Near-field visualization of light confinement in a photonic crystal microresonator, Opt. Lett. 29, pp. 174-176 (2004).
  65. M. Kafesaki, M. Agio, C. M. Soukoulis, Waveguides in finite-height two-dimensional photonic crystals, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, pp. 2232-2240 (2002).
  66. R. S. Penciu, M. Kafesaki, G. Fytas, E. N. Economou, W. Steffen, A. Hollingsworth, W. B. Russel, Phonons in colloidal crystals, Europhysics Letters 58, pp. 699-704 (2002).
  67. H. Benisty, S. Olivier, C. Weisbuch, M. Agio, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, M. Qiu, M. Swillo, A. Karlsson, B. Jaskorzynska, Models and measurements for the transmission of submicron-width waveguide bends defined in two-dimensional photonic crystals, IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics 38, pp. 770-785 (2002).
  68. A. Talneau, L. Le Gouezigou, N. Bouadma, M. Kafesaki, C. M. Soukoulis, M. Agio, Photonic-crystal ultrashort bends with improved transmission and low reflection at 1.55 micrometers, Applied Physics Letters 80, 547 (2002).
  69. M. Kafesaki, M. M. Sigalas, and N. Garcia, Wave guides in two-dimensional elastic wave band gap materials, Physica B 296, 190 (2001).
  70. M. Kafesaki, R. S. Penciu and E. N. Economou, Air Bubbles in Water: a Strongly Multiple Scattering Medium for Acoustic Waves, Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 6050 (2000).
  71. M. Kafesaki, M. M. Sigalas, and N. Garcia, Frequency Modulation in the Transmittivity of Wave Guides in Elastic-Wave Band-Gap Materials, Phys. Rev. Lett. 85, 4044 (2000).
  72. D. Garcia-Pablos, M. M. Sigalas, F. R. Montero de Espinosa, M. Torres, M. Kafesaki and N. Garcia, Theory and Experiments on Elastic Band Gaps, Phys. Rev. Lett. 84, 4349 (2000).
  73. M. Kafesaki and E. N. Economou, Multiple Scattering Theory for 3D Periodic Acoustic Composites , Phys. Rev. B 60, 11993 (1999). Erratum.
  74. C. M. Soukoulis, K. Busch, M. Kafesaki and E. N. Economou, Comment on "Energy Velocity of Diffusing Waves in Strongly Scattering Media" , Phys. Rev. Lett. 82, 2000 (1999).
  75. M. Kafesaki and E. N. Economou, Acoustic and Elastic Waves in Random Media - CPA , Ann. Physik (Leipzig) 7, 383 (1998).
  76. M. Kafesaki and E. N. Economou, Acoustic Waves in Random Media, Europhys. Lett. 37, 7 (1997).
  77. M. Kafesaki, M. M. Sigalas and E. N. Economou, Elastic Wave Band Gaps in 3-D Periodic Polymer Matrix Composites, Sol. State. Commun. 96, 285 (1995).
  78. M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou, Interpretation of the Band Structure Results for Elastic and Acoustic Waves by Analogy with the LCAO Approach, Phys. Rev. B 52, 13317-13331 (1995).
  79. M. M. Sigalas, E. N. Economou, and M. Kafesaki, Spectral Gaps for Electromagnetic and Scalar Waves: Possible Explanation for Certain Differences, Phys. Rev. B 50, 3393-3396 (1994).

Book chapters
  1. M. Kafesaki, Th. Koschny, C. M. Soukoulis and E. N. Economou, Designing one-, two and three-dimensional left-handed materials, Chapter in "Handbook of Articial Electromagnetic Materials", edited by F. Capolino (CRC press, Taylor & Francis, 2009).
  2. M. Kafesaki and C. M. Soukoulis, A Historical perspective and a review of the fundamental principles in modeling 3D periodic structures with an emphasis on volumetric EBGs, in "Metamaterials: Physics and Engineering Explorations", edited by N. Engheta and R. Ziolkowski (Wiley-VCH, July 2006).
  3. V. Sandoghdar, B. C. Buchler, P. Kramper, S. Gotzinger, O. Benson, and M. Kafesaki, Scanning near-filed optical studies of photonic devices, at "Photonic Crystals - Advances in Design, Fabrication and Characetrization", ed. by K. Busch, S. Lolkes, R. Wehrspohn and H. Foll (WILEY-VCH, Weinheim, 2004).
  4. M. Kafesaki, M. M. Sigalas, and N. Garcia, The Finite Diffrence Time Domain method for the study of two-dimensional acoustic and elastic band gap materials, in "Photonic Crystals and Light localization in the 21st century", ed. by C. M. Soukoulis (Kluwer, Dordrecht, 2001), p. 69.
  5. M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou and M. M. Sigalas, Parallel Computing in the Acoustic and Elastic Wave Propagation in Periodic Media. In the "Developments in Computational Mechanics with High Performance Computing", edited by B.H.V. Topping (Civil-Comp Press Ltd, Edinburgh, 1999).
  6. M. Kafesaki, E. N. Economou and M. M. Sigalas, Elastic Waves in Periodic Composite Materials . In the proceedings of the NATO ARW, "Photonic Band Gap Materials", ed. by C. M. Soukoulis (Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1996).

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