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Guiding and sorting of micro and nano-particles with integrated optics

J.Patrick Hole1, James S.Wilkinson1, Katarina Grujic2 and Olav Gaute Hellesø2

1. Optoelectronics Research Centre, University of Southampton, UK
2. Department of Physics, University of Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø, Norway

Abstract

The guidance and propulsion of gold nanoparticles and dielectric microparticles above channel waveguides are compared. Devices to sort these particles controllably are described and the results discussed.


CLEO/Europe Munich 12-17 Jun (2005)

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