Twisted polymeric microfiber formed by structured light illumination

Junhyung Lee, Shunsuke Toyoshima, Katsuhiko Miyamoto, Yoshihiko Arita, Kishan Dholakia, Takashige Omatsu

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Abstract

We presented the irradiation of optical vortex to ultraviolet (UV) curing resin structures a twisted polymer fiber. A continuous-wave ultraviolet optical vortex, focused at a glass cell containing the cure resin, allowed us to shape a twisted polymeric fiber with a diameter of a few micrometer and a length of ∼160 μm with an exposure time of < 1 second. Twisted direction of the fiber was also controlled by inverting the handedness of the optical vortex.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Manipulation Conference
EditorsRyuji Morita, Takashige Omatsu
PublisherSPIE
ISBN (Electronic)9781510610057
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventOptical Manipulation Conference 2017 - Yokohama, Japan
Duration: 2017 Apr 192017 Apr 21

Publication series

NameProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
Volume10252
ISSN (Print)0277-786X
ISSN (Electronic)1996-756X

Conference

ConferenceOptical Manipulation Conference 2017
CountryJapan
CityYokohama
Period17/4/1917/4/21

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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