18 October 2004 Axial control of irregularly shaped microscopic objects with light beams in high-order Cartesian modes
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We used laser beams in high-order Hermite-Gaussian modes in an optical tweezer to trap and manipulate irregular micron-sized objects. The orientation of the objects was controlled by the opto-mechanical manipulation of the mode.
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Enrique J. Galvez, Enrique J. Galvez, Adam Weiss, Adam Weiss, George Newbury, George Newbury, Patrick J. Crawford, Patrick J. Crawford, Henry I. Sztul, Henry I. Sztul, } "Axial control of irregularly shaped microscopic objects with light beams in high-order Cartesian modes", Proc. SPIE 5514, Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation, (18 October 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.559989; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.559989
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