Optical Society (The) (OSA) - Optically Levitated Torque Sensor and Ultrafast Nanomechanical Rotor

2018 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)

Author(s): Tongcang Li ; Jonghoon Ahn ; Zhujing Xu ; Jaehoon Bang
Publisher: Optical Society (The) (OSA)
Publication Date: 1 May 2018
Conference Location: San Jose, CA, USA
Conference Date: 13 May 2018
Page(s): 1 - 2
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-943580-42-2

We propose to optically levitate a nonspherical nanoparticle in vacuum to detect the quantum vacuum torque (Casimir torque). We have levitated nonspherical nanoparticles in vacuum and driven them... View More