Multi-hole defect photonic crystals with enhanced surface area for biosensing applications

S. Hu, C. Kang, Y. Zhao, J. W. Mares, Y. A. Vlasov, S. Assefa, S. M. Weiss

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Multi-hole defect (MHD) photonic crystal cavities functionalized with in situ synthesized DNA bioreceptors are demonstrated for biosensing applications. By significantly increasing light interaction with target biomolecules in the MHD region, improved detection sensitivity is achieved.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationLaser Science, LS 2013
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)9781557529879
StatePublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes
EventLaser Science, LS 2013 - Orlando, FL, United States
Duration: Oct 6 2013Oct 10 2013

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherLaser Science, LS 2013
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityOrlando, FL

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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