Rotation of Optically Trapped Living Cells for Single-Cell Tomography

Thorsten Kolb*, Graeme Whyte

*Corresponding author for this work

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We use a dual-beam fibre trap integrated into a microfluidic system to hold single cells and rotate them about an axis perpendicular to the optical axis to give an isotropic tomographic image of the cell.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOptical Trapping Applications, OTA 2013
Publication statusPublished - 2013
EventOptical Trapping Applications 2013 - Waikoloa Beach, HI, United States
Duration: 14 Apr 201318 Apr 2013


ConferenceOptical Trapping Applications 2013
Abbreviated titleOTA 2013
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityWaikoloa Beach, HI

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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