Optical tweezing near and far from resonance

Brooke Hester, Rani Kishore, Kristian Helmerson, Carly Levin, Naomi J. Halas

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


We study the effects of optical tweezing near and far from the optical resonance of the trapped object. Single particles are manipulated and studied using a single-focus optical trap with variable wavelength.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557528780
StatePublished - 2009
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Oct 11 2009Oct 15 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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