Biological lasing in liquid microdroplets deposited on a superhydrophobic surface

Jonas A., Aas M., Karadag Y., Bayraktar H., Anand S., McGloin D., ...More

Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO), San-Jose, Costa Rica, 8 - 13 June 2014 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: San-Jose
  • Country: Costa Rica


We demonstrate lasing in water/glycerol micro droplets which stand on a superhydrophobic surface and contain purified Venus variant of the yellow fluorescent protein or dilute suspensions of E. Coli bacterial cells expressing stably the Venus protein. (C) 2014 Optical Society of America