Ultra-precise focusing multimodal microprobes for contact laser tissue surgery

Arash Darafsheh, Amir Fardad, Nathaniel M. Fried, Andrew N. Antoszyk, Howard S. Ying, Vasily N. Astratov

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Abstract

Using numerical modeling it is demonstrated that chains of spheres with a refractive index of 1.65-1.75 provide two times more compact focused beams compared to single spheres under conditions of illumination typical for laser surgery.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationApplications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2011
StatePublished - Dec 1 2011
EventCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2011 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 1 2011May 6 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2011
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/1/115/6/11

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Darafsheh, A., Fardad, A., Fried, N. M., Antoszyk, A. N., Ying, H. S., & Astratov, V. N. (2011). Ultra-precise focusing multimodal microprobes for contact laser tissue surgery. In CLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2011 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).