Using optical forces for the characterization of biological cell activities

Sadik Esener, Bing Shao, Sanja Zlatanovic, Aaron Birkbeck, Richard Flynn

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Optical forces successfully manipulate biological cells and measure small forces such as molecular binding forces. This paper focuses on the use of optical forces for the direct characterization of various activities of biological cells.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2006 Digest of the LEOS Summer Topical Meetings
Number of pages2
StatePublished - 2006
Externally publishedYes
Event2006 LEOS Summer Topical Meetings - Quebec City, QC, Canada
Duration: Jul 17 2006Jul 19 2006

Publication series

NameLEOS Summer Topical Meeting
ISSN (Print)1099-4742


Other2006 LEOS Summer Topical Meetings
CityQuebec City, QC

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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