Search International and National Patent Collections

1. (WO2007009046) ASSEMBLY OF QUASICRYSTALLINE PHOTONIC HETEROSTRUCTURES

Pub. No.:    WO/2007/009046    International Application No.:    PCT/US2006/027224
Publication Date: Jan 18, 2007 International Filing Date: Jul 7, 2006
IPC: G02B 6/122
Applicants: NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
THE TRUSTEES OF PRINCETON UNIVERSITY
GRIER, David G.
ROICHMAN, Yael
MAN, Weining
CHAIKIN, Paul Michael
STEINHARDT, Paul Joseph
Inventors: GRIER, David G.
ROICHMAN, Yael
MAN, Weining
CHAIKIN, Paul Michael
STEINHARDT, Paul Joseph
Title: ASSEMBLY OF QUASICRYSTALLINE PHOTONIC HETEROSTRUCTURES
Abstract:
A method and system for assembling a quasicrystalline heterostructure. A plurality of particles is provided with desirable predetermined character. The particles are suspended in a medium, and holographic optical traps are used to position the particles in a way to achieve an arrangement which provides a desired property.