We demonstrate optical trapping of a microgyroscope rotating at MHz rates in vacuum. The particle is cooled to 40K. This is a major step towards measuring the Casimir force resulting in rotational quantum friction.
|Publication status||Published - 2014|
|Event||2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014 - San Jose, United States|
Duration: 2014 Jun 8 → 2014 Jun 13
|Other||2014 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2014|
|Period||14/6/8 → 14/6/13|
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© 2014 Optical Society of America.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering
- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
- Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials