Dr Alexander Stilgoe

Research Fellow

Physics
Faculty of Science
stilgoe@physics.uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 69935

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), The University of Queensland

Publications

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Kashchuk, Anatolii V., Bui, Ann A.M., Zhang, Shu, Houillot, Antoine, Carberry, David, Stilgoe, Alexander B., Nieminen, Timo A. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2017). Optically driven rotating micromachines. In Light robotics-structure-mediated nanobiophotonics (pp. 99-128) Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier Inc.. doi:10.1016/B978-0-7020-7096-9.00004-5

  • Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina, Stilgoe, Alexander B., Preece, Darryl, Bui, Ann and Nieminen, Timo A. (2015). Optical forces, trapping and manipulation. In David L. Andrews (Ed.), Photonics: Scientific foundations, technology and applications (pp. 287-339) Hoboken, New Jersey, United States: Wiley. doi:10.1002/9781119011781.ch7

  • Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina, Asavei, Theodor, Stilgoe, Alexander B., Loke, Vincent L. Y., Vogel, Robert, Nieminen, Timo A. and Heckenberg, Norman R. (2013). Design of optically driven microrotors. In George K . Knopf and Yukitoshi Otani (Ed.), Optical Nano and Micro Actuator Technology (pp. 277-306) Boca Raton, FL, USA: CRC Press. doi:10.1201/b13892

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Lenton, Isaac C. D., Armstrong, Declan, Calvert-Lane, Jackson, Nieminen, Timo A., Stilgoe, Alexander B. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2018). Measuring the motility and drag forces acting on biological particles using optical tweezers. In: Kishan Dholakia and Gabriel Cooper Spalding, Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation XV. Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation XV 2018, San Diego, CA, United States, (). 19-23 August 2018. doi:10.1117/12.2324117

  • Lenton, Isaac C. D., Bui, Ann A. M., Nieminen, Timo A., Stilgoe, Alexander B. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2018). Optical tweezers toolbox: full dynamics simulations for particles of all sizes. In: Kishan Dholakia and Gabriel Cooper Spalding, Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation XV. Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation XV 2018, San Diego, CA, United States, (). 19-23 August 2018. doi:10.1117/12.2324120

  • Kashchuk, Anatolii V., Bui, Ann A. M., Stilgoe, Alexander B., Carberry, David M., Nieminen, Timo A. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina H. (2016). Measurements of particle-wall interaction forces using simultaneous position and force detection (Conference Presentation). In: Dholakia, Kishan and Spalding, Gabriel C., Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation XIII. Conference on Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation XIII, San Diego, CA, United States, (). 28 August-1 September 2016. doi:10.1117/12.2236419

  • Waleed, Muhammad, Taylor, Michael, Stilgoe, Alexander, Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina and Bowen, Warwick (2015). Enhanced optical trapping via structured scattering. In: Proceedings of Frontiers in Optics 2015, FIO 2015. Frontiers in Optics 2015, FIO 2015, San Jose, CA, United States, (). 18- 22 October 2015. doi:10.1364/FIO.2015.FW6B.4

  • Nieminen, Timo A., du Preez-Wilkinson, Nathaniel, Bui, Ann A. M., Stilgoe, Alexander B., Loke, Vincent L. Y. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2015). Theory and practice of computational modeling and simulation of optical tweezers. In: Optics in the Life Sciences. Optical Trapping Applications, OTA 2015, Vancouver, BC, Canada, (). 12-15 April 2015. doi:10.1364/OTA.2015.OtM4E.5

  • Sadafi, M. H., Jahn, I., Stilgoe, A. B. and Hooman, K. (2014). An investigation of evaporation from single saline water droplets: experimental and theoretical approaches. In: Harun Chowdhury and Firoz Alam, Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (216.1-216.4). 8-11 December 2014.

  • Bui, Ann A. M., Stilgoe, Alexander B., Khatibzadeh, Nima, Nieminen, Timo A., Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina and Berns, Michael W. (2014). Optical tweezers escape forces. In: Kishan Dholakia and Gabriel C. Spalding, Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation XI. Conference on Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation XI, San Diego, CA United States, (). 17-21 August 2014. doi:10.1117/12.2062805

  • Cao, Yongyin, Stilgoe, Alexander B., Stroet, Martin, Loke, Vincent L. Y., Chen, Lixue, Nieminen, Timo A. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2012). Computational modelling of optical tweezers with many degrees of freedom using dynamic simulation: cylinders, nanowires, and multiple particles. In: Kishan Dholakia and Gabriel C. Spalding, Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation IX. Conference on Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation IX, San Diego, United States, (84582V.1-84582V.8). 12-16 August 2012. doi:10.1117/12.930137

  • Stilgoe, Alexander B., Mallon, Michael J., Cao, Yongyin, Nieminen, Timo A. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2012). Optical tweezers toolbox: better, faster, cheaper; choose all three. In: Dholakia, K and Spalding, GC, Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation IX. Conference on Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation IX, San Diego, United States, (84582E.1-84582E.14). 12-16 August 2012. doi:10.1117/12.929365

  • Nieminen, Timo A., Stilgoe, Alexander B., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2011). Not just energy, but momentum and angular momentum too: Mechanical effects in scattering. In: F. Borghese, P. Denti,, P. G. Gucciardi, M. A. Iatì, O. M. Maragò and R. Saija, Proceedings of the Electromagnetic and Light Scattering XIII Conference. Electromagnetic and Light Scattering Conference: ELS XIII 2011, Taormina, Italy, (C1V89S1P010.1-C1V89S1P010.4). 26-30 September 2011. doi:10.1478/C1V89S1P010

  • Stilgoe, Alexander B., Heckenberg, Norman R., Nieminen, Timo A. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2011). Stability, scaling and temperature in double-well optical tweezers. In: Quantum Electronics Conference & Lasers and electro-optics (CLEO/IQEC/Pacific Rim), 2011 : incorporating the Australasian Conference on Optics, Lasers and Spectroscopy and the Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology. International Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC 2011 and Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO Pacific Rim 2011, Sydney, NSW Australia, (1050-1052). 28 August - 1 September 2011. doi:10.1109/IQEC-CLEO.2011.6193985

  • Stilgoe, Alexander B., Nguyen, Lan T. P., Nieminen, Timo A. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2011). Thermodynamics of optical tweezers. In: Quantum Electronics Conference & Lasers and electro-optics (CLEO/IQEC/Pacific Rim), 2011 : incorporating the Australasian Conference on Optics, Lasers and Spectroscopy and the Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology. International Quantum Electronics Conference, IQEC 2011 and Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO Pacific Rim 2011, Sydney, NSW Australia, (2018-2020). 28 August - 1 September 2011. doi:10.1109/IQEC-CLEO.2011.6194164

  • Nieminen, Timo A., Alexander Stilgoe, Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2010). Approximate and exact modeling of optical trapping. In: Kishan Dholakia and Gabriel C. Spalding, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation VII, San Diego, CA, U.S.A., (77622V-1-77622V-8). 1-5 August, 2010. doi:10.1117/12.861880

  • Stilgoe, Alexander B., Nieminen, Timo, Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2009). To hop or not to hop-that is the question. In: ACOLS ACOFT. ACOLS ACOFT 09, The University of Adelaide, (20-21). 29/11/09 - 3/12/09.

  • Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina, Asavei, Theodor, Parkin, Simon, Stilgoe, Alex, Loke, Vince, Nieminen, Timo and Heckenberg, Norman (2008). Can optically driven micromachines be useful in biomedicine? Optical tweezers at work. In: Optical Fiber Communication & Optoelectronic Exposition & Conference, 2008. AOE 2008. Asia. Asia Optical Fiber Communication and Optoelectronic Exposition and Conference, AOE 2008, Shanghai, China, (). 30 October - 2 November 2008.

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision