Optofluidics: Fundamentals, Devices, and Applications

by: Yeshaiahu Fainman, Demetri Psaltis, Changhuei Yang


Abstract: Detailed coverage of the fundamentals, devices, systems, and applications of optofluidics. Optfluidics refers to miniaturized optical systems that utilize unique properties of fluids, enabling greater precision and flexibility. This professional reference covers the emerging field of optofluidics, various devices, and a broad range of applications, including biomedical applications. Written by renowned researchers in the field of optical devices, Optofluidics covers currently available applications including optofluidic dye lasers, the optofluidic switch, tunable filters, electrowetting based lenses, and various biochemical sensors. The book concludes with a discussion of future implications of optofluidics.
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Title: Optofluidics: Fundamentals, Devices, and Applications

Publisher: : New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Lisbon, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, San Juan, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2010 The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ISBN: 9780071601566

Authors:

Yeshaiahu Fainman is a professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of California San Diego.

Demetri Psaltis is a Professor of Optics, Dean of engineering at Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. He is a fellow of the Optical Society of America and the Society for Photo-optical Systems Engineering (SPIE).

Changhuei Yang is the author of this McGraw-Hill Professional publication.

Description: Detailed coverage of the fundamentals, devices, systems, and applications of optofluidics. Optfluidics refers to miniaturized optical systems that utilize unique properties of fluids, enabling greater precision and flexibility. This professional reference covers the emerging field of optofluidics, various devices, and a broad range of applications, including biomedical applications. Written by renowned researchers in the field of optical devices, Optofluidics covers currently available applications including optofluidic dye lasers, the optofluidic switch, tunable filters, electrowetting based lenses, and various biochemical sensors. The book concludes with a discussion of future implications of optofluidics.