1 November 2010 Optical trapping of spermatozoa using Laguerre-Gaussian laser modes
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Abstract
We report results of a study on the use of Laguerre-Gaussian (LG) modes for optical trapping of spermatozoa. The results show that for a given trap beam power the first-order LG mode (LG01) leads to lower photodamage to the cells without compromising the trapping efficiency.
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Raktim Dasgupta, Raktim Dasgupta, Sunita Ahlawat, Sunita Ahlawat, Ravi S. Verma, Ravi S. Verma, Sunita Shukla, Sunita Shukla, Pradeep K. Gupta, Pradeep K. Gupta, } "Optical trapping of spermatozoa using Laguerre-Gaussian laser modes," Journal of Biomedical Optics 15(6), 065010 (1 November 2010). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.3526362 . Submission:
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