Advanced Micromanipulation using Non-diffracting Beams

D. McGloin*, V. Garcés-Chávez, H. Melville, G. C. Spalding, W. Sibbett, K. Dholakia

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We demonstrate optical manipulation of particles simultaneously over ~1cm using the reconstruction properties of Bessel beams. We also demonstrate the production of interfering Bessel beams, and their use for controlled rotation of particles.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
Publication statusPublished - 2003
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2003 - Tucson, United States
Duration: 5 Oct 20035 Oct 2003


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2003
Country/TerritoryUnited States

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