Dynamics of microparticles trapped in a perfect vortex beam

  title={Dynamics of microparticles trapped in a perfect vortex beam},
  author={Mingzhou Chen and Michael Mazilu and Yoshihiko Arita and E. M. Wright and Kishan Dholakia},
  journal={2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO) - Laser Science to Photonic Applications},
We trap and rotate particles using a perfect vortex beam with integer or fractional topological charges. A linear relationship is observed between the rotation speed and orbital angular momentum content of the beam. 
Highly Cited
This paper has 22 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 4 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.
15 Citations
3 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 15 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-3 of 3 references


  • A. S. Ostrovsky, C. Rickenstorff-Parrao, V. Arrizón
  • Lett. 38, 534
  • 2013

New J

  • J. Leach, E. Yao, M. J. Padgett
  • Phys. 6, 71
  • 2004
1 Excerpt


  • J. E. Curtis, D. G. Grier
  • Rev. Lett. 90, 133901
  • 2003

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…