Detection of single nanoparticles using a nano fiber-taper

Jiangang Zhu, Sahin Kaya Ozdemir, Lina He, Da Ren Chen, Lan Yang

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


We present a sensitive single nanoparticle detection scheme using a nano tapered fiber. Experiments of detecting R = 120 nm and 175 nm polystyrene (PS) nanoparticles at 1550 nm wavelength band are demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2011
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529107
StatePublished - 2011
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2011 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 1 2011May 6 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2011
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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