IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Trapping and propelling microparticles by a slightly tapered optical fiber

2010 15th OptoeElectronics and Communications Conference (OECC)

Author(s): Fang-Wen Sheu ; Hong-Yu Wu ; Sy-Hann Chen
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 July 2010
Conference Location: Sapporo, Japan, Japan
Conference Date: 5 July 2010
Page(s): 326 - 327
ISBN (CD): 978-4-88552-246-8
ISBN (Electronic): 978-4-88552-246-8
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-6785-3
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A telecom single-mode fiber is transformed into a slightly tapered fiber. Due to the evanescent wave, the polystyrene microparticles will be attracted onto the fiber surface and roll separately in... View More

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