Loading aerosol optical traps using surface acoustic wave devices

S. Anand, J. Nylk, C. Dodds, S. L. Neale, J. M. Cooper, D. McGloin

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingPublished conference contribution


We make use of surface acoustic wave nebulization to introduce airborne particles into optical traps in a robust and repeatable manner. We demonstrate the facile loading of aerosols such as organic liquids and solid particles.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Trapping Applications, OTA 2011
Publication statusPublished - 2011
EventOptical Trapping Applications, OTA 2011 - Monterey, CA, United States
Duration: 4 Apr 20116 Apr 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceOptical Trapping Applications, OTA 2011
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityMonterey, CA


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