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  • Vol. 7, Iss. 2 — Feb. 1, 2012

Large-area manipulation of microdroplets by holographic optical tweezers based on a hybrid diffractive system

Yusuke Ogura, Yuki Kazayama, Takahiro Nishimura, and Jun Tanida  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 50, Issue 34, pp. H36-H41 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.50.000H36


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Abstract

We report on large-area manipulation of microdroplets by holographic optical tweezers based on a hybrid diffractive system, in which a static computer-generated hologram and a spatial light modulator (SLM) are used. The hybrid diffractive system is useful to manipulate microdroplets on distant areas with the same manner. Experimental results demonstrated that microdroplets were transported successfully in parallel with approximately equivalent velocities over the entire manipulation area. Fusion of microdroplets was also achieved at a position where the optical pattern generated by the SLM alone did not reach.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.1970) Diffraction and gratings : Diffractive optics
(090.2890) Holography : Holographic optical elements
(140.7010) Lasers and laser optics : Laser trapping
(070.6120) Fourier optics and signal processing : Spatial light modulators

ToC Category:
Optical Trapping

History
Original Manuscript: August 1, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: September 5, 2011
Published: October 20, 2011

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Vol. 7, Iss. 2 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics
Digital Holography and 3D Imaging 2011 (2011) Applied Optics

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Yusuke Ogura, Yuki Kazayama, Takahiro Nishimura, and Jun Tanida, "Large-area manipulation of microdroplets by holographic optical tweezers based on a hybrid diffractive system," Appl. Opt. 50, H36-H41 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/vjbo/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-50-34-H36


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