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D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering D-index 89 Citations 58,747 393 World Ranking 87 National Ranking 50
Physics D-index 121 Citations 117,963 608 World Ranking 499 National Ranking 277

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Awards & Achievements

2016 - Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

2013 - OSA Fellows For first experimental demonstration of negative refractive index; introduction of transformation optics and first demonstration of electromagnetic cloaking; pioneering work in the design, analysis, and characterization of metamaterials and plasmonic media.

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Optics
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron

His primary scientific interests are in Optics, Metamaterial, Optoelectronics, Plasmon and Transformation optics. As part of his studies on Optics, David R. Smith often connects relevant subjects like Permittivity. His research brings together the fields of Condensed matter physics and Metamaterial.

The Optoelectronics study combines topics in areas such as Resonance and Absorption. His study in Plasmon is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Raman scattering, Nanotechnology, Nanophotonics, Field and Surface plasmon resonance. As part of the same scientific family, David R. Smith usually focuses on Transformation optics, concentrating on Invisibility and intersecting with Parallel beam.

His most cited work include:

  • Experimental Verification of a Negative Index of Refraction (6944 citations)
  • Composite Medium with Simultaneously Negative Permeability and Permittivity (6614 citations)
  • Controlling Electromagnetic Fields (6306 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Optics, Metamaterial, Optoelectronics, Plasmon and Microwave. His Optics research includes elements of Antenna and Permittivity. Split-ring resonator and Transformation optics are the core of his Metamaterial study.

His research in Optoelectronics is mostly focused on Dielectric. The study incorporates disciplines such as Nanotechnology, Scattering and Surface plasmon resonance in addition to Plasmon. He is involved in the study of Refractive index that focuses on Negative refraction in particular.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optics (51.91%)
  • Metamaterial (31.14%)
  • Optoelectronics (17.90%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Metamaterial (31.14%)
  • Optics (51.91%)
  • Antenna (9.96%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

David R. Smith spends much of his time researching Metamaterial, Optics, Antenna, Aperture and Electronic engineering. His Metamaterial study incorporates themes from Acoustics, Dipole, Synthetic aperture radar, Waveguide and Radiation. His work in Optics addresses subjects such as Microwave, which are connected to disciplines such as Optoelectronics.

David R. Smith works mostly in the field of Antenna, limiting it down to topics relating to Near and far field and, in certain cases, Graphene, Excitation, Terahertz radiation and Plasmon, as a part of the same area of interest. His Aperture research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Waveguide, Matrix, Speckle pattern and Iterative reconstruction. His studies in Electronic engineering integrate themes in fields like Wireless, MIMO, Communications system, Radar and Focus.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Subwavelength integrated photonics. (284 citations)
  • Extreme nanophotonics from ultrathin metallic gaps (147 citations)
  • Hybrid graphene metasurfaces for high-speed mid-infrared light modulation and single-pixel imaging (87 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Optics
  • Electron

His primary areas of investigation include Metamaterial, Optics, Aperture, Electronic engineering and Antenna. His work carried out in the field of Metamaterial brings together such families of science as Wavelength, Plasmon, Dipole, Beamforming and Radiation. His research integrates issues of Waveguide and Microwave imaging in his study of Optics.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Acoustics, Motion detector, Ghost imaging, Synthetic aperture radar and Iterative reconstruction. His Electronic engineering research also works with subjects such as

  • Frequency modulation, Telecommunications link, Focus and Signal processing most often made with reference to MIMO,
  • Wireless together with Base station, Transceiver and Scattering,
  • Extremely high frequency and related Active illumination, Amplitude, Coding gain, Metamaterial antenna and Realization. In his study, Algorithm is inextricably linked to Phase, which falls within the broad field of Antenna.

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Best Publications

Experimental Verification of a Negative Index of Refraction

R. A. Shelby;D. R. Smith;S. Schultz.
Science (2001)

9921 Citations

Composite Medium with Simultaneously Negative Permeability and Permittivity

D. R. Smith;Willie J. Padilla;D. C. Vier;S. C. Nemat-Nasser.
Physical Review Letters (2000)

9841 Citations

Controlling Electromagnetic Fields

J. B. Pendry;D. Schurig;D. R. Smith.
Science (2006)

8609 Citations

Metamaterial Electromagnetic Cloak at Microwave Frequencies

D. Schurig;J. J. Mock;B. J. Justice;S. A. Cummer.
Science (2006)

7380 Citations

Perfect metamaterial absorber.

N. I. Landy;S. Sajuyigbe;J. J. Mock;D. R. Smith.
Physical Review Letters (2008)

4551 Citations

Metamaterials and negative refractive index.

D. R. Smith;J. B. Pendry;M. C. K. Wiltshire.
Science (2004)

3967 Citations

Determination of effective permittivity and permeability of metamaterials from reflection and transmission coefficients

D. R. Smith;S. Schultz;P. Markoš;C. M. Soukoulis.
Physical Review B (2002)

3021 Citations

Electromagnetic parameter retrieval from inhomogeneous metamaterials

D. R. Smith;D. R. Smith;D. C. Vier;Th. Koschny;Th. Koschny;C. M. Soukoulis;C. M. Soukoulis.
Physical Review E (2005)

2505 Citations

Shape effects in plasmon resonance of individual colloidal silver nanoparticles

J. J. Mock;M. Barbic;D. R. Smith;D. A. Schultz.
Journal of Chemical Physics (2002)

1932 Citations

Terahertz Magnetic Response from Artificial Materials

T. J. Yen;W. J. Padilla;N. Fang;D. C. Vier.
Science (2004)

1746 Citations

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