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Contact: Lynn Yarris
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DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Giant Photonic Spin Hall Effect

Caption: Light propagating through a metamaterial follows a curved trajectory that drags light with different circular polarization in opposite transverse directions to produce a giant photonic Spin Hall effect.

Credit: Image courtesy of Zhang group

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