We make use of surface acoustic wave nebulization to introduce airborne particles into optical traps in a robust and repeatable manner. We demonstrate the facile loading of aerosols such as organic liquids and solid particles.
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D. McGloin, S. Anand, J. Nylk, C. Dodds, S. L. Neale, and J. Cooper, "Loading Aerosol Optical Traps using Surface Acoustic Wave Devices," in Optics in the Life Sciences, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper OTMD6.
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