Single nanoparticle detection using a microcavity laser

Lina He, Sahin Kaya Ozdemir, Jiangang Zhu, Lan Yang

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


Optical microcavity laser is utilized for label-free detection of single nanoparticles. Detection limit is significantly improved due to the ultra-narrow laser linewidth compared to the resonance linewidth of a passive microcavity.

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 - Jan 1 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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