Optical pipeline for transport of particles

V. G. Shvedov, A. V. Rode, Ya V. Izdebskaya, A. S. Desyatnikov, W. Z. Krolikowski, Yu S. Kivshar

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We developed an optical pipeline for laser-guiding particles in air using vortex beams. Transport of agglomerates of nanoparticles forward and backward between two optical traps through the optical pipeline over a 60-cm distance was demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Trapping Applications, OTA 2009
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2009
Externally publishedYes
EventOptical Trapping Applications, OTA 2009 - Vancouver, Canada
Duration: Apr 26 2009Apr 30 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherOptical Trapping Applications, OTA 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Shvedov, V. G., Rode, A. V., Izdebskaya, Y. V., Desyatnikov, A. S., Krolikowski, W. Z., & Kivshar, Y. S. (2009). Optical pipeline for transport of particles. In Optical Trapping Applications, OTA 2009 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).