Single-cell photonic nanocavity probes

Gary Shambat, Sri-Rajasekhar Kothapalli, J. Provine, Tomas Sarmiento, James Harris, Sanjiv Sam Gambhir, Jelena Vuckovic

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


We demonstrate for the first time high Q photonic nanocavities operating inside single biological cells. We show in vitro protein detection with our tool as a route towards real-time label-free sensing in an intracellular environment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013
StatePublished - Nov 18 2013
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Jun 9 2013Jun 14 2013

Publication series

NameCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013


OtherCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2013
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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