Overview of the Institute for Complex Adaptive Matter (ICAM) and International Institute (I2CAM) for Complex Adaptive Matter

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Daniel Cox gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about the missions, activities, and funding sources of the organizations ICAM and I2CAM

Manipulation of Disk-Shaped Islands and Direct Measurement of Dipolar Elastic Interaction Forces Between Islands on Freely Suspended Smectic Films Using Optical Tweezers

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Chool Soo Park gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about his experiments involving islands on films, depolarized reflected light microscopy, and optical tweezers.

Optical Traps take shape

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Kishan Dholakia gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about acoustic and SLM traps and the application of SLM's to optical sorting, droplet studies, and novel beam shaping.

Using Spatial Light Modulators for generation and control of multiple nondiffracting beams

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T. Cizmar gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about spatial spectrum modulation experimental realization, and applications of spatial light modulators.

A New Electro-Optic Waveguide Architecture and the Unprecedented Devices It Enables

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Scott Davis gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about a new and potent method to satisfy the long-standing need to actively control light.

Next Generation Nematic Liquid Crystal Devices Based on Polymer Stabilized Networks

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Robert Ramsey gives a talk at the LC2CAM conference about meadowlark optics liquid crystal capabilities, next generation nematic LC technology, and "swift liquid crystal" devices.

Nature Photonics Magazine

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Rachel Won talks about the magazine Nature Photonics at the LC2CAM conference.

3D Modulated Optical Crystals as Computer-Generated Volume Holograms

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Rafael Piestun gives a talk at LC2CAM conference about 3-D light-fields and optical functions, the 3-D optical elements of space, frequency, and polarization, and experimental methods and application.

Efficient Photo-active Chiral Nematic Twist Agents

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James Rego gives a talk at LC2CAM conference about reactions of chiral pyruvate esters and light to produce to chiral agents, reactivity of these molecules, and directions for best results.

Optical Micromanipulations--Basic Principles and Force Measurements

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Eric Dufresne gives a talk at LC2CAM conference about how optical tweezers and blinking optical tweezers can be used to work with microscopic objects.