Experimental and numerical study of trapping of cells on a waveguide


Ahluwalia, Balpreet S., Løvhaugen, Pål, McCourt, Peter , Wilkinson, James S., Huser, Thomas and Hellesø, Olav Gaute (2011) Experimental and numerical study of trapping of cells on a waveguide. In, Proceedings European Quantum Electronics Conference. European Quantum Electronics Conference (EQEC) Washington, US, Optical Society of America.

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Description/Abstract

Cells are trapped by the evanescent field of a waveguide. Cell culture media and protein sera, in which the cells are submerged, significantly influence the trapping. Optical forces on the cell membrane are found with numerical simulations (FEM).

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Subjects: Q Science > QC Physics
Q Science > QP Physiology
Divisions: Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering > Optoelectronics Research Centre
Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering > Physics and Astronomy
ePrint ID: 341553
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 2012 08:36
Last Modified: 29 May 2014 10:26
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/341553

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