Observation of orbital angular momentum transfer to particles trapped in a Mathieu beam

Carlos López-Mariscal, J. C. Gutiérrez-Vega, K. Dholakia

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Abstract

We observe the transfer of orbital angular momentum to trapped particles in a nondiffracting Mathieu beam with a linear array of vortices with unitary topological charge distributed along the interfocal line of its elliptical rings.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557527970, 9781557527974
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Jan 1
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 - Tucson, AZ, United States
Duration: 2005 Oct 162005 Oct 21

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
CountryUnited States
CityTucson, AZ
Period05/10/1605/10/21

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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López-Mariscal, C., Gutiérrez-Vega, J. C., & Dholakia, K. (2005). Observation of orbital angular momentum transfer to particles trapped in a Mathieu beam. In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.