go to Caltech Home
home current exhibition submission archive about us contact
    Optically Levitated Microdisks  


next image

Richard Norte
Graduate Student

Microdisks such as these are optically trapped using 20W infrared light beam. Microdisks are utilized as resonators with the goal of probing the quantum properties of this macroscopic system at room temperature.


go to top




© 2018 California Institute of Technology. All Rights Reserved.