This area concerns with the conception, analysis and realization of reconfigurable, sensorial, adaptive and cognitive “skins” for sensing and communications.




  • Phase variable SFX. (control and address space or surface/plasmonic waves)

    Phase gradient changing SFX by stretching or heating.

    Phase gradient changing by light-surface interaction

    Phase gradient changing Fluid based SFX

    Phase gradient changing SFX by Micro- or nano-mechanical actuations

    Huygens type SFX

    Dispersion SFX (for surface/plasmonic wave control)

    Transformation Optics SFX

    Subwavelength focusing lenses

    Non-reciprocal and time reversal lenses


  • Sensing/radiating SFX. Receive/transmit in free space

    Leaky-wave SFX

    RX distributed conformal surfaces

    Adaptable and stretchable receiving surfaces

    Variable radiating apertures

    Energy harvesting SFX