The Moscone Center
San Francisco, California, United States
2 - 7 February 2019
Conference 10935
Complex Light and Optical Forces XIII
Tuesday - Thursday 5 - 7 February 2019
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Posters-Saturday
Saturday 2 February 2019
5:15 PM - 6:45 PM
Location: InterContinental Hotel 3rd Floor, Grand Ballroom; 5th Floor, Intercontinental Ballroom

Conference attendees are invited to attend the poster session on Saturday evening. Come view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field. Authors of poster papers will be present to answer questions concerning their papers. Attendees are required to wear their conference registration badges to the poster sessions. Poster authors, view poster presentation guidelines and set-up instructions at http://spie.org/PWPosterGuidelines.
A novel scheme to sense static femto-Newton optical forces by nanofiber and white light interferometry
Paper 10935-58
Author(s): Zhe Chen, Wenguo Zhu, Jieyuan Tang, Yongchun Zhong, Jun Zhang, Jinan Univ (China)
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Welcome and Opening Remarks
Tuesday 5 February 2019
8:20 AM - 8:30 AM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)

David L. Andrews, Univ. of East Anglia (United Kingdom)
Session 1:
Optical Modes I
Tuesday 5 February 2019
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
David L. Andrews, Univ. of East Anglia (United Kingdom)
Shaping the longitudinal polarization component of light (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-1
Author(s): Fabian Maucher, Aarhus Univ. (Denmark), Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Simon A. Gardiner, Ifan G. Hughes, Durham Univ. (United Kingdom); Stefan Skupin, Institut Lumière Matière (France), Ctr. National de la Recherche Scientifique (France), Univ. de Lyon (France)
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Sculpting light fields in three dimensions by combining structuring of polarization and optical Fourier transform
Paper 10935-2
Author(s): Ramon Runde, Eileen Otte, Cornelia Denz, Westfälische Wilhelms-Univ. Münster (Germany)
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Empowering structured light to enhance chirality detection and characterization at nanoscale
Paper 10935-3
Author(s): Mina Hanifeh, Mohammad Albooyeh, Filippo Capolino, Univ. of California, Irvine (United States)
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Generation of inhomogeneously-polarized optical beam with tunable spin-phase gradient using Soleil-Babinet compensator
Paper 10935-4
Author(s): Nirmal K. Viswanathan, Univ. of Hyderabad (India)
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Session 2:
Optical Modes II
Tuesday 5 February 2019
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Karen P. Volke-Sepúlveda, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico)
Knotted free-pace optical fields: designed, random, and accidental (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-5
Author(s): Mark R. Dennis, Univ. of Bristol (United Kingdom)
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Superpositions of up to six plane waves without electric-field interference
Paper 10935-6
Author(s): Jörg B. Götte, Univ. of Glasgow (United Kingdom); Robert P. Cameron, Univ. of Strathclyde (United Kingdom); Koen van Kruining, Max-Planck-Institut für Physik komplexer Systeme (Germany)
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Optical eigenmode description of partially coherent light fields
Paper 10935-7
Author(s): Michael Mazilu, Univ. of St. Andrews (United Kingdom)
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Pendulum beams: a window into the quantum pendulum
Paper 10935-8
Author(s): Enrique J. Galvez, Yingsi Qin, Colgate Univ. (United States); Mark R. Dennis, Univ. of Birmingham (United Kingdom)
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Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Session 3:
Propagation in Media
Tuesday 5 February 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Sonja Franke-Arnold, Univ. of Glasgow (United Kingdom)
Long-distance transmission in multimode fiber (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-9
Author(s): Nicolas Fontaine, Nokia Bell Labs (United States)
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Angular momentum dynamics of light-driven mass density waves in thin film structures
Paper 10935-10
Author(s): Mikko Partanen, Jukka Tulkki, Aalto Univ. (Finland)
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Propagation of complex vector laser beams in turbid tissue-like scattering medium
Paper 10935-11
Author(s): Alexander Doronin, Victoria Univ. of Wellington (New Zealand); Nicolas Vera, Juan Pablo, Univ. de Concepción (Chile); Igor Meglinski, Univ. of Oulu (Finland)
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Dielectric-loss-induced excess momentum and anomalous spin of light
Paper 10935-12
Author(s): Daigo Oue, Imperial College London (United Kingdom)
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Session 4:
Propagation in Photonic Media
Tuesday 5 February 2019
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Tunable topology of photonic systems based on transparent conducting oxides (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-13
Author(s): Alexandra Boltasseva, Zhaxylyk Kudyshev, Alexander Kildishev, Vladimir Shalaev, Purdue Univ. (United States)
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SLM phase mask optimization for fiber OAM mode excitation (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-14
Author(s): Antonio Astorino, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark); Karsten Rottwitt, DTU Fotonik (Denmark); Jesper Glückstad, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
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Enhancement of wavefront characteristics in fibers by Anderson localized modes
Paper 10935-15
Author(s): Behnam Abaie, Mostafa Peysokhan, The Univ. of New Mexico (United States); Jian Zhao, Jose E. Antonio-Lopez, Rodrigo Amezcua-Correa, Axel Schülzgen, Univ. of Central Florida (United States); Arash Mafi, The Univ. of New Mexico (United States)
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Manipulation of structured light in an atom-clad optical nanofiber
Paper 10935-16
Author(s): Thomas Nieddu, Tridib Ray, Simon P. Mekhail, Jinjin Du, Síle Nic Chormaic, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate Univ. (Japan)
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Anomalous spectral behavior via spin-orbit coupling
Paper 10935-17
Author(s): Nirmal K. Viswanathan, Univ. of Hyderabad (India)
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Session 5:
Complex Light Generation
Wednesday 6 February 2019
8:10 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Andrew Forbes, Univ. of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (South Africa)
Retrieving the OAM spectrum and the spatial distribution of the structured optical fields (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-18
Author(s): Alessio D'Errico, Filippo Cardano, Univ. degli Studi di Napoli Federico II (Italy)
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Multiplexed tunable holographic phase masks for generation of vortex beams
Paper 10935-19
Author(s): Fedor M. Kompan, David Guacaneme, Zachary Labossiere, Duc-Quy Nguyen, Ivan Divliansky, Leonid Glebov, Univ. of Central Florida (United States)
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Shear interferometry of vortex-beam superpositions
Paper 10935-20
Author(s): Enrique J. Galvez, Colgate Univ. (United States); Behzad Khajavi, Colgate Univ. (United States), Univ. of Houston (United States); Junior R. Gonzales Ureta, Pontificia Univ. Católica del Perú (United States), Colgate Univ. (Peru)
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Machine-learning-based classification of spatial modes
Paper 10935-21
Author(s): Giovanni Milione, Philip Ji, Aashima Singh, Eric Cosatto, NEC Labs. America, Inc. (United States)
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Generation and characterization of optical vortices in the infrared and extreme ultraviolet regions
Paper 10935-22
Author(s): Chen-Ting Liao, Kevin M. Dorney, Yuka Esashi, Bin Wang, Nathan Brooks, Daniel Adams, Univ. of Colorado Boulder (United States); Carlos Hernández-García, Univ. de Salamanca (Spain); Henry Kapteyn, Margaret Murnane, Univ. of Colorado Boulder (United States)
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Session 6:
Engineered Light Beams
Wednesday 6 February 2019
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Vincent R. Daria, The Australian National Univ. (Australia)
Diffractive deep neural networks for all-optical machine learning (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-23
Author(s): Aydogan Ozcan, Univ. of California, Los Angeles (United States)
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Complex beam shaping always alters the propagation speed of a coherent wavefront
Paper 10935-24
Author(s): Grace Richards, Holly Lay, Daniel Giovannini, Sandy Cochran, Univ. of Glasgow (United Kingdom); Gabriel Cooper Spalding, Illinois Wesleyan Univ. (United States); Martin P. J. Lavery, Univ. of Glasgow (United Kingdom)
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Beam shaping with phase-only spatial light modulators using geometric optics principles
Paper 10935-25
Author(s): Andrew Rafael Bañas, Einstom Engay, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark); Stephen Daedalus E. Separa, OptoRobotix ApS (Denmark); Ada-Ioana Bunea, DTU Fotonik (Denmark); Jesper Glückstad, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
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Three-dimensional flattop focal spot generation using vectorial optical fields
Paper 10935-26
Author(s): Elforjani Jera, Sichao Zhou, Qiwen Zhan, Univ. of Dayton (United States)
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Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Session 7:
Free Space Propagation
Wednesday 6 February 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Giovanni Milione, NEC Labs. America, Inc. (United States)
Dynamics of vortex propagation in wave fields: from order to disorder and beyond (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-27
Author(s): Karen P. Volke-Sepúlveda, Argelia Balbuena Ortega, Sebastian Bucio-Pacheco, Santiago López-Huidobro, Laura Pérez-García, Alejandro V. Arzola, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico); Adrián A. Huerta-Hernández, Univ. Veracruzana (Mexico); Jorge A. Seman, Alexis Domínguez-Castro, Rosario Paredes-Gutierrez, Univ. Nacional Autónoma de México (Mexico)
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Spectral self-imaging and Gouy rotation echos of propagating vortex pulse arrays
Paper 10935-28
Author(s): Max Liebmann, Alexander Treffer, Martin Bock, Max-Born-Institut für Nichtlineare Optik und Kurzzeitspektroskopie (Germany); Thomas Seiler, FernUniv. in Hagen (Germany); Jürgen Jahns, FernUniv. In Hagen (Germany); Thomas Elsässer, Rüdiger Grunwald, Max-Born-Institut für Nichtlineare Optik und Kurzzeitspektroskopie (Germany)
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Optical spin-orbit interactions in molecular scattering of twisted light
Paper 10935-29
Author(s): David L. Andrews, Kayn A. Forbes, Univ. of East Anglia (United Kingdom)
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EPR and spatial entanglement in spinor Bose-Einsten condensates
Paper 10935-30
Author(s): Carsten Klempt, Karsten Lange, Jan Peise, Bernd Lücke, Ilka Kruse, Leibniz Univ. Hannover (Germany); Giuseppe Vitagliano, Institut für Quantenoptik und Quanteninformation (Austria); Iagoba Apelaniz, Univ. del País Vasco (Spain); Matthias Kleinmann, Univ. Siegen (Germany); Géza Tóth, Univ. del País Vasco (Spain)
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Session 8:
Special Session on Classical and Quantum Approaches to Complex Light: What we Have Learned on this Delicate Distinction
Wednesday 6 February 2019
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Enrique J. Galvez, Colgate Univ. (United States)
Quantum-like correlations with classical light (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-31
Author(s): Andrew Forbes, Univ. of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (South Africa)
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Complex light fields for polarimetry, microscopy, and fundamental science (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-32
Author(s): Sonja Franke-Arnold, Univ. of Glasgow (United Kingdom)
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Topological structures and dynamics of spatially structured optical beams (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-33
Author(s): Ebrahim Karimi, Univ. of Ottawa (Canada)
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Experimental engineering of OAM quantum states with photonics quantum walks (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-34
Author(s): Fabio Sciarrino, Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy)
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Open Discussion
Wednesday 6 February 2019
5:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session PWed:
Posters-Wednesday
Wednesday 6 February 2019
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Marriott Marquis Hotel, Golden Gate Ballroom

Conference attendees are invited to attend the OPTO poster session on Wednesday evening. Come view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field. Authors of poster papers will be present to answer questions concerning their papers. Attendees are required to wear their conference registration badges to the poster sessions. Poster authors, view poster presentation guidelines and set-up instructions at http://spie.org/PWPosterGuidelines.
Nonlinear optical eigenmodes: perturbative approach
Paper 10935-52
Author(s): Graeme Docherty-Walthew, Michael Mazilu, Univ. of St. Andrews (United Kingdom)
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Design of an undergraduate course on the momentum of laser beams and of the photon
Paper 10935-53
Author(s): Gabriel Cooper Spalding, Illinois Wesleyan Univ. (United States)
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Spin-hall effect of light due to diffraction at a knife-edge
Paper 10935-54
Author(s): Nirmal K. Viswanathan, Univ. of Hyderabad (India)
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Motion of elongated microparticles under optical radiation pressure
Paper 10935-55
Author(s): Runa Sugimoto, The Univ. of Electro-Communications (Japan), Japan Science and Technology Agency (Japan); Eisuke Ito, The Univ of Electro-Communications (Japan), Japan Science and Technology Agency (Japan); Satoru Shoji, The Univ. of Electro-Communications (Japan), Japan Science and Technology Agency (Japan)
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Spin torque on birefringent "o" and "e" axes in regular rhombohedral calcite crystals
Paper 10935-56
Author(s): Catherine M. Herne, Natalie A. Cartwright, Johanna R. Levey, State Univ. of New York at New Paltz (United States)
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Twisted light transfers OAM and SAM to electrons in GaAs
Paper 10935-57
Author(s): Laura A. Sordillo, Sandra Mamani, Robert R. Alfano, The City College of New York (United States)
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Session 9:
Complex Light Detection
Thursday 7 February 2019
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Nicolas K. Fontaine, Nokia Bell Labs (United States)
Laguerre-Gaussian mode sorter (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-35
Author(s): Joel A. Carpenter, The Univ. of Queensland (Australia)
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Self-assembled fluorescent monolayers for the detection and analysis of non-paraxial tailored light
Paper 10935-36
Author(s): Eileen Otte, Kemal Tekce, Cornelia Denz, Westfälische Wilhelms-Univ. Münster (Germany)
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Interferometry-based detection of helico-conical beams
Paper 10935-37
Author(s): Einstom Engay, Andrew Rafael Bañas, Ada-Ioana Bunea, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark); Stephen Daeldalus E. Separa, OptoRobotix ApS (Denmark); Jesper Glückstad, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
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HoloSTAMP: A high-speed high-volume laser-marking platform for laser materials processing
Paper 10935-38
Author(s): Stephen Daedalus E. Separa, OptoRobotix ApS (Denmark); Einstom Engay, Ada-Ioana Bunea, DTU Fotonik (Denmark); Andrew Rafael Bañas, Jesper Glückstad, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
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Session 10:
Optical Trapping
Thursday 7 February 2019
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Jesper Glückstad, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
Optical two-beam traps for single cells from blood (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-39
Author(s): Kirstine Berg-Sørensen, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
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Optical tractor beam with a macroscopic pulling range
Paper 10935-40
Author(s): Xiao Li, Hong Kong Baptist Univ. (Hong Kong, China); Jun Chen, Shanxi Univ. (China); Zhifang Lin, Fudan Univ. (China); Jack Ng, Hong Kong Baptist Univ. (Hong Kong, China)
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Spectrally resolved polarisation effects in optically trapped silicon nanoparticles
Paper 10935-41
Author(s): Peter J. Reece, Thomas F. Dixon, Lachlan W. Russell, The Univ. of New South Wales (Australia); Stephen H. Simpson, Institute of Scientific Instruments of the CAS, v.v.i. (Czech Republic)
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Stability in optical trapping and binding: the role of exceptional point
Paper 10935-42
Author(s): Jack Ng, Hong Kong Baptist Univ. (Hong Kong, China); Yineng Liu, Xiamen Univ. (China)
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Lunch/Exhibition Break 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Session 11:
Optical Forces
Thursday 7 February 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Kirstine Berg-Sørensen, Technical Univ. of Denmark (Denmark)
Optical control of strongly absorbing nanoparticles and their use in photothermal treatment (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-43
Author(s): Lene Broeng Oddershede, Niels Bohr Institute (Denmark)
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Optical eigenmode description of single-photon light-matter interactions
Paper 10935-44
Author(s): Kyle Ballantine, Michael Mazilu, Univ. of St. Andrews (United Kingdom)
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Optical manipulation and temperature measurements of plasmonic and high-index dielectric nanoparticles
Paper 10935-45
Author(s): Pawel Karpinski, Wroclaw Univ. of Science and Technology (Poland)
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Optical forces on patterned particles
Paper 10935-46
Author(s): Simon Hanna, Michael O'Donnell, Univ. of Bristol (United Kingdom)
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Session 12:
Optical Manipulation
Thursday 7 February 2019
3:30 PM - 5:40 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)
Session Chair:
Lene Broeng Oddershede, Niels Bohr Institute (Denmark)
Examining cell junction forces using optical tweezers in complex cellular environments (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-47
Author(s): Valentina Ferro, Kees J. Weijer, Univ. of Dundee (United Kingdom); David McGloin, Univ. of Technology, Sydney (Australia)
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Manipulating and recording of neuronal activity with complex light patterns (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-48
Author(s): Vincent R. Daria, The Australian National Univ. (Australia)
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Photonic spin-orbit coupling and optical forces near waveguides (Invited Paper)
Paper 10935-49
Author(s): Anatoly V. Zayats, King's College London (United Kingdom)
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Plasmonic annular aperture arrays for nanoparticle manipulation
Paper 10935-50
Author(s): Xue Han, Viet Giang Truong, Domna Kotsifaki, Síle Nic Chormaic, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate Univ. (Japan)
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Light-induced rotation of dielectric microspheres trapped near an ultrathin optical fiber
Paper 10935-51
Author(s): Cindy Liza C. Esporlas, Georgiy Tkachenko, Aili Maimaiti, Viet Giang Truong, Síle Nic Chormaic, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate Univ. (Japan)
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Closing Remarks
Thursday 7 February 2019
5:40 PM - 5:50 PM
Location: Room 216 (South Level Two)

David L. Andrews, Univ. of East Anglia (United Kingdom)
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