Abstract

We propose metamaterial thermal emitters capable of producing omni-directional emission near the blackbody limit over narrow spectral ranges. We show that in thermophotovoltaic devices these emitters will allow energy conversion beyond the Shockley-Queisser limit.

© 2012 OSA

PDF Article

Supplementary Material (1)

Presentation video access is available to:

  1. OSA Publishing subscribers
  2. Technical meeting attendees
  3. OSA members who wish to use one of their free downloads. Please download the article first. After downloading, please refresh this page.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Log in to access OSA Member Subscription or free downloads