Microparticles manipulation by nonparaxial accelerating beams

Ran Schley, Ido Kaminer, Elad Greenfield, Rivka Bekenstein, Yaakov Lumer, Mordechai Segev*

*Corresponding author for this work

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We introduce loss-proof shape-invariant nonparaxial accelerating beams that overcome both diffraction and absorption, and demonstrate their use in acceleration of microparticles inside liquids along curved trajectories that are significantly steeper than ever achieved.

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2014
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529992, 9781557529992
StatePublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2014 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 8 Jun 201413 Jun 2014

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2014
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA


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