Alkaline-earth rare-earth upconverting nanoparticles as bio-compatible mechanical force sensors

Claire A. McLellan*, Chris P. Siefe, Stefan Fischer, Jason R. Casar, Dayne F. Swearer, Miriam B. Goodman, Jennifer A. Dionne

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Abstract

We measure the color ratio-metric response of alkaline-earth rare-earth upconverting nanoparticles with a diamond anvil cell. We find ensembles of SrLuF particles detect 32.8 MPa in pressure change corresponding to 24 nN of force.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2020
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
DOIs
StatePublished - 2020
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2020 - Washington, United States
Duration: May 10 2020May 15 2020

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F183-CLEO-SI 2020

Conference

ConferenceCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2020
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityWashington
Period5/10/205/15/20

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Alkaline-earth rare-earth upconverting nanoparticles as bio-compatible mechanical force sensors'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this