Victor Veselago

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Victor Georgievich Veselago (13 June 1929 – 15 September 2018)[1] was a Russian physicist. In 1967, he was the first to publish a theoretical analysis of materials with negative permittivity, ε, and permeability μ.[2] He published his work in a paper entitled "The Electrodynamics of Substances with Simultaneously Negative Values of ε and μ".[2]

In 2009, Victor Vesalgo won the C.E.K. Mees Medal from the Optical Society of America (OSA).[3]

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  1. Некролог Виктора Георгиевича Веселаго (Russian)
  2. 2.0 2.1 V. G. Veselago (1967). "The electrodynamics of substances with simultaneously negative values of ε and μ". Sov. Phys. Usp. 10 (4): 509–514. doi:10.1070/PU1968v010n04ABEH003699. 
  3. Optical Society of America (OSA) (2010). "C. E. K. Mees Medal Winners" ("2009 - Victor G. Veselago"). Optical Society of America (OSA). Retrieved 2005-10-20.