Abstract

The axial and transverse optical forces and torques exerted by circularly ringed beams on an arbitrarily oriented and homogeneous spheroid are calculated and studied within the framework of the geometrical optics regime. The results are applied to study the behavior of the forces in a counter-propagating optical trap. We calculate the trapping efficiencies and torques for several values of physical parameters, including the beam waist separation distance, the equivalent spheroid radius, the spheroid eccentricity, and the refractive index ratio between the particle and the surrounding medium.

© 2010 Optical Society of America

PDF Article

References

  • View by:
  • |
  • |
  • |

  1. S. Asano and G. Yamamoto, “Light scattering by a spheroidal particle,” Appl. Opt. 14, 29–49 (1975).
  2. S. Asano, “Light scattering properties of spheroidal particles,” Appl. Opt. 18, 712–722 (1979).
    [CrossRef]
  3. J. P. Barton, “Internal and near-surface electromagnetic fields for a spheroidal particle with arbitrary illumination,” Appl. Opt. 34, 5542–5551 (1995).
    [CrossRef]
  4. J. P. Barton, “Internal, near-surface, and scattered electromagnetic fields for a layered spheroid with arbitrary illumination,” Appl. Opt. 40, 3598–3607 (2001).
    [CrossRef]
  5. Y. Han, G. Gréhan, and G. Gouesbet, “Generalized Lorenz–Mie theory for a spheroidal particle with off-axis Gaussian beam illumination,” Appl. Opt. 42, 6621–6629 (2003).
    [CrossRef]
  6. F. Xu, K. Ren, G. Gouesbet, X. Cai, and G. Gréhan, “Theoretical prediction of radiation pressure force exerted on a spheroid by an arbitrarily shaped beam,” Phys. Rev. E 75, 026613 (2007).
    [CrossRef]
  7. F. Xu, K. Ren, G. Gouesbet, G. Gréhan, and X. Cai, “Generalized Lorenz–Mie theory for an arbitrarily oriented, located, and shaped beam scattered by a homogeneous spheroid,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 24, 119–131 (2007).
    [CrossRef]
  8. F. Xu, J. A. Lock, G. Gouesbet, and C. Tropea, “Radiation torque exerted on a spheroid: Analytical solution,” Phys. Rev. E 78, 013843 (2008).
  9. Y. Han, and Z. Wu, “Scattering of a spheroidal particle illuminated by a Gaussian beam,” Appl. Opt. 40, 2501–2509 (2001).
    [CrossRef]
  10. S. H. Simpson and S. Hanna, “Optical trapping of spheroidal particles in Gaussian beams,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 24, 430–443 (2007).
    [CrossRef]
  11. R. W. Going, B. L. Conover, and M. J. Escuti, “Electrostatic force and torque escription of generalized spheroidal particles in optical landscapes,” Proc. SPIE 7038, 703826 (2008).
    [CrossRef]
  12. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg, and A. I. Bishop, “Numerical modelling of optical trapping,” Comput. Phys. Commun. 142, 468–471 (2001).
    [CrossRef]
  13. E. A. Hovenac, “Calculation of far-field scattering from nonspherical particles using a geometrical optics approach,” Appl. Opt. 30, 4739–4746 (1991).
    [CrossRef]
  14. F. Xu, K. F. Ren, X. Cai, and J. Shen, “Extension of geometrical-optics approximation to on-axis Gaussian beam scattering. II. By a spheroidal particle with end-on incidence,” Appl. Opt. 45, 5000–5009 (2006).
    [CrossRef]
  15. H. Sosa-Martínez, and J. C. Gutiérrez-Vega, “Optical forces on a Mie spheroidal particle arbitrarily oriented in a counterpropagating trap,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 26, 2109–2116 (2009).
    [CrossRef]
  16. K. Volke-Sepúlveda, S. Chávez-Cerda, V. Garcés-Chávez, and K. Dholakia, “Three-dimensional optical forces and transfer of orbital angular momentum from multiringed light beams to spherical microparticles,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 21, 1749–1757 (2004).
    [CrossRef]
  17. E. Sidick, S. D. Collins, and A. Knoesen, “Trapping forces in a multiple-beam fiber-optic trap,” Appl. Opt. 36, 6423–6433 (1997).
    [CrossRef]
  18. M. Mansuripur, “Geometric-optical rays, Poynting’s vector and field momenta,” Opt. Photonics News 10(3), 53–56 (1999).
    [CrossRef]
  19. L. Allen, and M. J. Padgett, “The Poynting vector in Laguerre-Gaussian beams and the interpretation of their angular momentum density,” Opt. Commun. 184, 67–71 (2000).
    [CrossRef]
  20. V. Garcés-Chávez, K. Volke-Sepulveda, S. Chavez-Cerda, W. Sibbett, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer to an optically trapped low-index particle,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 063402 (2002).
    [CrossRef]
  21. K. P. Volke-Sepulveda, V. Garcés-Chávez, S. Chavez-Cerda, J. Arlt, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum of a high-order Bessel light beam,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclassical Opt. 4, S82–S789 (2002).
    [CrossRef]
  22. C. López-Mariscal, J. C. Gutiérrez-Vega, G. Milne and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer in helical Mathieu beams,” Opt. Express 14, 4182–4187 (2006).
    [CrossRef]
  23. D. Rudd, C. López-Mariscal, M. Summers, A. Shahvisi, J. C. Gutiérrez-Vega and D. McGloin, “Fiber based optical trapping of aerosols,” Opt. Express 16, 14550–14560 (2008).
    [CrossRef]
  24. M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
    [CrossRef]
  25. A. Constable, J. Kim, J. Mervis, F. Zarinetchi, and M. Prentiss, “Demonstration of a-fiber-optical light-force trap,” Opt. Lett. 18, 1867–1869 (1993).
    [CrossRef]
  26. J. Guck, R. Ananthakrishnan, H. Mahmood, T. J. Moon, C. C. Cunningham, and J. Käs, “The optical stretcher: A novel laser tool to micromanipulate cells,” Biophys. J. 81, 767–784 (2001).
    [CrossRef]
  27. G. Roosen and C. Imbert, “Optical levitation by means of two horizontal laser beams: a theoretical and experimental study,” Phys. Lett. A 59, 6–8 (1976).
    [CrossRef]

2009 (1)

2008 (3)

D. Rudd, C. López-Mariscal, M. Summers, A. Shahvisi, J. C. Gutiérrez-Vega and D. McGloin, “Fiber based optical trapping of aerosols,” Opt. Express 16, 14550–14560 (2008).
[CrossRef]

F. Xu, J. A. Lock, G. Gouesbet, and C. Tropea, “Radiation torque exerted on a spheroid: Analytical solution,” Phys. Rev. E 78, 013843 (2008).

R. W. Going, B. L. Conover, and M. J. Escuti, “Electrostatic force and torque escription of generalized spheroidal particles in optical landscapes,” Proc. SPIE 7038, 703826 (2008).
[CrossRef]

2007 (3)

2006 (3)

C. López-Mariscal, J. C. Gutiérrez-Vega, G. Milne and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer in helical Mathieu beams,” Opt. Express 14, 4182–4187 (2006).
[CrossRef]

F. Xu, K. F. Ren, X. Cai, and J. Shen, “Extension of geometrical-optics approximation to on-axis Gaussian beam scattering. II. By a spheroidal particle with end-on incidence,” Appl. Opt. 45, 5000–5009 (2006).
[CrossRef]

M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
[CrossRef]

M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
[CrossRef]

2004 (1)

2003 (1)

2002 (2)

V. Garcés-Chávez, K. Volke-Sepulveda, S. Chavez-Cerda, W. Sibbett, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer to an optically trapped low-index particle,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 063402 (2002).
[CrossRef]

K. P. Volke-Sepulveda, V. Garcés-Chávez, S. Chavez-Cerda, J. Arlt, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum of a high-order Bessel light beam,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclassical Opt. 4, S82–S789 (2002).
[CrossRef]

2001 (4)

T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg, and A. I. Bishop, “Numerical modelling of optical trapping,” Comput. Phys. Commun. 142, 468–471 (2001).
[CrossRef]

J. Guck, R. Ananthakrishnan, H. Mahmood, T. J. Moon, C. C. Cunningham, and J. Käs, “The optical stretcher: A novel laser tool to micromanipulate cells,” Biophys. J. 81, 767–784 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Y. Han, and Z. Wu, “Scattering of a spheroidal particle illuminated by a Gaussian beam,” Appl. Opt. 40, 2501–2509 (2001).
[CrossRef]

J. P. Barton, “Internal, near-surface, and scattered electromagnetic fields for a layered spheroid with arbitrary illumination,” Appl. Opt. 40, 3598–3607 (2001).
[CrossRef]

2000 (1)

L. Allen, and M. J. Padgett, “The Poynting vector in Laguerre-Gaussian beams and the interpretation of their angular momentum density,” Opt. Commun. 184, 67–71 (2000).
[CrossRef]

1999 (1)

M. Mansuripur, “Geometric-optical rays, Poynting’s vector and field momenta,” Opt. Photonics News 10(3), 53–56 (1999).
[CrossRef]

1997 (1)

1995 (1)

1993 (1)

1991 (1)

1979 (1)

1976 (1)

G. Roosen and C. Imbert, “Optical levitation by means of two horizontal laser beams: a theoretical and experimental study,” Phys. Lett. A 59, 6–8 (1976).
[CrossRef]

1975 (1)

Allen, L.

L. Allen, and M. J. Padgett, “The Poynting vector in Laguerre-Gaussian beams and the interpretation of their angular momentum density,” Opt. Commun. 184, 67–71 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Ananthakrishnan, R.

J. Guck, R. Ananthakrishnan, H. Mahmood, T. J. Moon, C. C. Cunningham, and J. Käs, “The optical stretcher: A novel laser tool to micromanipulate cells,” Biophys. J. 81, 767–784 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Arlt, J.

K. P. Volke-Sepulveda, V. Garcés-Chávez, S. Chavez-Cerda, J. Arlt, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum of a high-order Bessel light beam,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclassical Opt. 4, S82–S789 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Asano, S.

Barton, J. P.

Bishop, A. I.

T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg, and A. I. Bishop, “Numerical modelling of optical trapping,” Comput. Phys. Commun. 142, 468–471 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Cai, X.

Chavez-Cerda, S.

K. P. Volke-Sepulveda, V. Garcés-Chávez, S. Chavez-Cerda, J. Arlt, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum of a high-order Bessel light beam,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclassical Opt. 4, S82–S789 (2002).
[CrossRef]

V. Garcés-Chávez, K. Volke-Sepulveda, S. Chavez-Cerda, W. Sibbett, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer to an optically trapped low-index particle,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 063402 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Chávez-Cerda, S.

Collins, S. D.

Conover, B. L.

R. W. Going, B. L. Conover, and M. J. Escuti, “Electrostatic force and torque escription of generalized spheroidal particles in optical landscapes,” Proc. SPIE 7038, 703826 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Constable, A.

Cunningham, C. C.

J. Guck, R. Ananthakrishnan, H. Mahmood, T. J. Moon, C. C. Cunningham, and J. Käs, “The optical stretcher: A novel laser tool to micromanipulate cells,” Biophys. J. 81, 767–784 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Dholakia, K.

C. López-Mariscal, J. C. Gutiérrez-Vega, G. Milne and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer in helical Mathieu beams,” Opt. Express 14, 4182–4187 (2006).
[CrossRef]

K. Volke-Sepúlveda, S. Chávez-Cerda, V. Garcés-Chávez, and K. Dholakia, “Three-dimensional optical forces and transfer of orbital angular momentum from multiringed light beams to spherical microparticles,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 21, 1749–1757 (2004).
[CrossRef]

V. Garcés-Chávez, K. Volke-Sepulveda, S. Chavez-Cerda, W. Sibbett, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer to an optically trapped low-index particle,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 063402 (2002).
[CrossRef]

K. P. Volke-Sepulveda, V. Garcés-Chávez, S. Chavez-Cerda, J. Arlt, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum of a high-order Bessel light beam,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclassical Opt. 4, S82–S789 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Escuti, M. J.

R. W. Going, B. L. Conover, and M. J. Escuti, “Electrostatic force and torque escription of generalized spheroidal particles in optical landscapes,” Proc. SPIE 7038, 703826 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Garcés-Chávez, V.

K. Volke-Sepúlveda, S. Chávez-Cerda, V. Garcés-Chávez, and K. Dholakia, “Three-dimensional optical forces and transfer of orbital angular momentum from multiringed light beams to spherical microparticles,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 21, 1749–1757 (2004).
[CrossRef]

V. Garcés-Chávez, K. Volke-Sepulveda, S. Chavez-Cerda, W. Sibbett, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer to an optically trapped low-index particle,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 063402 (2002).
[CrossRef]

K. P. Volke-Sepulveda, V. Garcés-Chávez, S. Chavez-Cerda, J. Arlt, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum of a high-order Bessel light beam,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclassical Opt. 4, S82–S789 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Going, R. W.

R. W. Going, B. L. Conover, and M. J. Escuti, “Electrostatic force and torque escription of generalized spheroidal particles in optical landscapes,” Proc. SPIE 7038, 703826 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Gouesbet, G.

F. Xu, J. A. Lock, G. Gouesbet, and C. Tropea, “Radiation torque exerted on a spheroid: Analytical solution,” Phys. Rev. E 78, 013843 (2008).

F. Xu, K. Ren, G. Gouesbet, X. Cai, and G. Gréhan, “Theoretical prediction of radiation pressure force exerted on a spheroid by an arbitrarily shaped beam,” Phys. Rev. E 75, 026613 (2007).
[CrossRef]

F. Xu, K. Ren, G. Gouesbet, G. Gréhan, and X. Cai, “Generalized Lorenz–Mie theory for an arbitrarily oriented, located, and shaped beam scattered by a homogeneous spheroid,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 24, 119–131 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Y. Han, G. Gréhan, and G. Gouesbet, “Generalized Lorenz–Mie theory for a spheroidal particle with off-axis Gaussian beam illumination,” Appl. Opt. 42, 6621–6629 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Gréhan, G.

Guck, J.

J. Guck, R. Ananthakrishnan, H. Mahmood, T. J. Moon, C. C. Cunningham, and J. Käs, “The optical stretcher: A novel laser tool to micromanipulate cells,” Biophys. J. 81, 767–784 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Guillon, M.

M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
[CrossRef]

M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Gutiérrez-Vega, J. C.

Han, Y.

Hanna, S.

Heckenberg, N. R.

T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg, and A. I. Bishop, “Numerical modelling of optical trapping,” Comput. Phys. Commun. 142, 468–471 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Hovenac, E. A.

Imbert, C.

G. Roosen and C. Imbert, “Optical levitation by means of two horizontal laser beams: a theoretical and experimental study,” Phys. Lett. A 59, 6–8 (1976).
[CrossRef]

Käs, J.

J. Guck, R. Ananthakrishnan, H. Mahmood, T. J. Moon, C. C. Cunningham, and J. Käs, “The optical stretcher: A novel laser tool to micromanipulate cells,” Biophys. J. 81, 767–784 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Kim, J.

Knoesen, A.

Lock, J. A.

F. Xu, J. A. Lock, G. Gouesbet, and C. Tropea, “Radiation torque exerted on a spheroid: Analytical solution,” Phys. Rev. E 78, 013843 (2008).

López-Mariscal, C.

Mahmood, H.

J. Guck, R. Ananthakrishnan, H. Mahmood, T. J. Moon, C. C. Cunningham, and J. Käs, “The optical stretcher: A novel laser tool to micromanipulate cells,” Biophys. J. 81, 767–784 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Mansuripur, M.

M. Mansuripur, “Geometric-optical rays, Poynting’s vector and field momenta,” Opt. Photonics News 10(3), 53–56 (1999).
[CrossRef]

McGloin, D.

Mervis, J.

Milne, G.

Moine, O.

M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
[CrossRef]

M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Moon, T. J.

J. Guck, R. Ananthakrishnan, H. Mahmood, T. J. Moon, C. C. Cunningham, and J. Käs, “The optical stretcher: A novel laser tool to micromanipulate cells,” Biophys. J. 81, 767–784 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Nieminen, T. A.

T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg, and A. I. Bishop, “Numerical modelling of optical trapping,” Comput. Phys. Commun. 142, 468–471 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Padgett, M. J.

L. Allen, and M. J. Padgett, “The Poynting vector in Laguerre-Gaussian beams and the interpretation of their angular momentum density,” Opt. Commun. 184, 67–71 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Prentiss, M.

Ren, K.

F. Xu, K. Ren, G. Gouesbet, X. Cai, and G. Gréhan, “Theoretical prediction of radiation pressure force exerted on a spheroid by an arbitrarily shaped beam,” Phys. Rev. E 75, 026613 (2007).
[CrossRef]

F. Xu, K. Ren, G. Gouesbet, G. Gréhan, and X. Cai, “Generalized Lorenz–Mie theory for an arbitrarily oriented, located, and shaped beam scattered by a homogeneous spheroid,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 24, 119–131 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Ren, K. F.

Roosen, G.

G. Roosen and C. Imbert, “Optical levitation by means of two horizontal laser beams: a theoretical and experimental study,” Phys. Lett. A 59, 6–8 (1976).
[CrossRef]

Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H.

T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg, and A. I. Bishop, “Numerical modelling of optical trapping,” Comput. Phys. Commun. 142, 468–471 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Rudd, D.

Shahvisi, A.

Shen, J.

Sibbett, W.

V. Garcés-Chávez, K. Volke-Sepulveda, S. Chavez-Cerda, W. Sibbett, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer to an optically trapped low-index particle,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 063402 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Sidick, E.

Simpson, S. H.

Sosa-Martínez, H.

Stout, B.

M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
[CrossRef]

M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Summers, M.

Tropea, C.

F. Xu, J. A. Lock, G. Gouesbet, and C. Tropea, “Radiation torque exerted on a spheroid: Analytical solution,” Phys. Rev. E 78, 013843 (2008).

Volke-Sepulveda, K.

V. Garcés-Chávez, K. Volke-Sepulveda, S. Chavez-Cerda, W. Sibbett, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer to an optically trapped low-index particle,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 063402 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Volke-Sepulveda, K. P.

K. P. Volke-Sepulveda, V. Garcés-Chávez, S. Chavez-Cerda, J. Arlt, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum of a high-order Bessel light beam,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclassical Opt. 4, S82–S789 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Volke-Sepúlveda, K.

Wu, Z.

Xu, F.

F. Xu, J. A. Lock, G. Gouesbet, and C. Tropea, “Radiation torque exerted on a spheroid: Analytical solution,” Phys. Rev. E 78, 013843 (2008).

F. Xu, K. Ren, G. Gouesbet, G. Gréhan, and X. Cai, “Generalized Lorenz–Mie theory for an arbitrarily oriented, located, and shaped beam scattered by a homogeneous spheroid,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 24, 119–131 (2007).
[CrossRef]

F. Xu, K. Ren, G. Gouesbet, X. Cai, and G. Gréhan, “Theoretical prediction of radiation pressure force exerted on a spheroid by an arbitrarily shaped beam,” Phys. Rev. E 75, 026613 (2007).
[CrossRef]

F. Xu, K. F. Ren, X. Cai, and J. Shen, “Extension of geometrical-optics approximation to on-axis Gaussian beam scattering. II. By a spheroidal particle with end-on incidence,” Appl. Opt. 45, 5000–5009 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Yamamoto, G.

Zarinetchi, F.

Appl. Opt. (9)

Biophys. J. (1)

J. Guck, R. Ananthakrishnan, H. Mahmood, T. J. Moon, C. C. Cunningham, and J. Käs, “The optical stretcher: A novel laser tool to micromanipulate cells,” Biophys. J. 81, 767–784 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Comput. Phys. Commun. (1)

T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg, and A. I. Bishop, “Numerical modelling of optical trapping,” Comput. Phys. Commun. 142, 468–471 (2001).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclassical Opt. (1)

K. P. Volke-Sepulveda, V. Garcés-Chávez, S. Chavez-Cerda, J. Arlt, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum of a high-order Bessel light beam,” J. Opt. B: Quantum Semiclassical Opt. 4, S82–S789 (2002).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A (2)

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B (2)

Opt. Commun. (1)

L. Allen, and M. J. Padgett, “The Poynting vector in Laguerre-Gaussian beams and the interpretation of their angular momentum density,” Opt. Commun. 184, 67–71 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Express (2)

Opt. Lett. (1)

Opt. Photonics News (1)

M. Mansuripur, “Geometric-optical rays, Poynting’s vector and field momenta,” Opt. Photonics News 10(3), 53–56 (1999).
[CrossRef]

Phys. Lett. A (1)

G. Roosen and C. Imbert, “Optical levitation by means of two horizontal laser beams: a theoretical and experimental study,” Phys. Lett. A 59, 6–8 (1976).
[CrossRef]

Phys. Rev. A (1)

V. Garcés-Chávez, K. Volke-Sepulveda, S. Chavez-Cerda, W. Sibbett, and K. Dholakia, “Orbital angular momentum transfer to an optically trapped low-index particle,” Phys. Rev. A 66, 063402 (2002).
[CrossRef]

Phys. Rev. E (2)

F. Xu, K. Ren, G. Gouesbet, X. Cai, and G. Gréhan, “Theoretical prediction of radiation pressure force exerted on a spheroid by an arbitrarily shaped beam,” Phys. Rev. E 75, 026613 (2007).
[CrossRef]

F. Xu, J. A. Lock, G. Gouesbet, and C. Tropea, “Radiation torque exerted on a spheroid: Analytical solution,” Phys. Rev. E 78, 013843 (2008).

Phys. Rev. Lett. (1)

M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, “Longitudinal optical binding of high optical contrast microdroplets in air,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 143902 (2006); M. Guillon, O. Moine, and B. Stout, erratum, Phys. Rev. 99, 079901 (2007).
[CrossRef]

Proc. SPIE (1)

R. W. Going, B. L. Conover, and M. J. Escuti, “Electrostatic force and torque escription of generalized spheroidal particles in optical landscapes,” Proc. SPIE 7038, 703826 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Cited By

OSA participates in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. Citing articles from OSA journals and other participating publishers are listed here.

Alert me when this article is cited.


Metrics