Structure of optical vortices

Jennifer E. Curtis, David G. Grier

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Abstract

    The structure of optical vortices created with the dynamic holographic optical tweezer technique was studied via measurements. Their ability to exert torques on trapped materials was examined. The measurements revealed qualitative discrepancies with predicted behavior.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    JournalPhysical Review Letters
    Volume90
    Issue number13
    StatePublished - Apr 4 2003

    Fingerprint

    vortices
    torque

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Physics and Astronomy(all)

    Cite this

    Curtis, J. E., & Grier, D. G. (2003). Structure of optical vortices. Physical Review Letters, 90(13).

    Structure of optical vortices. / Curtis, Jennifer E.; Grier, David G.

    In: Physical Review Letters, Vol. 90, No. 13, 04.04.2003.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Curtis, JE & Grier, DG 2003, 'Structure of optical vortices', Physical Review Letters, vol. 90, no. 13.
    Curtis JE, Grier DG. Structure of optical vortices. Physical Review Letters. 2003 Apr 4;90(13).
    Curtis, Jennifer E. ; Grier, David G. / Structure of optical vortices. In: Physical Review Letters. 2003 ; Vol. 90, No. 13.
    @article{0b7b28b51bf046f5b0fa448a9d359c4e,
    title = "Structure of optical vortices",
    abstract = "The structure of optical vortices created with the dynamic holographic optical tweezer technique was studied via measurements. Their ability to exert torques on trapped materials was examined. The measurements revealed qualitative discrepancies with predicted behavior.",
    author = "Curtis, {Jennifer E.} and Grier, {David G.}",
    year = "2003",
    month = "4",
    day = "4",
    language = "English (US)",
    volume = "90",
    journal = "Physical Review Letters",
    issn = "0031-9007",
    publisher = "American Physical Society",
    number = "13",

    }

    TY - JOUR

    T1 - Structure of optical vortices

    AU - Curtis, Jennifer E.

    AU - Grier, David G.

    PY - 2003/4/4

    Y1 - 2003/4/4

    N2 - The structure of optical vortices created with the dynamic holographic optical tweezer technique was studied via measurements. Their ability to exert torques on trapped materials was examined. The measurements revealed qualitative discrepancies with predicted behavior.

    AB - The structure of optical vortices created with the dynamic holographic optical tweezer technique was studied via measurements. Their ability to exert torques on trapped materials was examined. The measurements revealed qualitative discrepancies with predicted behavior.

    UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=4243678981&partnerID=8YFLogxK

    UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=4243678981&partnerID=8YFLogxK

    M3 - Article

    VL - 90

    JO - Physical Review Letters

    JF - Physical Review Letters

    SN - 0031-9007

    IS - 13

    ER -