Dr Vincent Loke

Associate Lecturer

Physics
Faculty of Science

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Science, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • 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

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Asavei, Theodor, Parkin, Simon, Heckenberg, Norman R., Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina and Nieminen, Timo A. (2011). Driving optical micromachines with orbital angular momentum. In Juan P. Torres and Lluis Torner (Ed.), Twisted photons: Applications of light with orbital angular momentum (pp. 93-116) Weinheim, Germany: Wiley-VCH Verlag.

  • Loke, Vincent L.Y., Asavei, Theodor, Parkin, Simon, Heckenberg, Norman R., Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina and Nieminen, Timo A. (2011). Driving optical micromachines with orbital angular momentum. In Juan P. Torres and Lluis Torner (Ed.), Twisted photons: applications of light with orbital angular momentum (pp. 93-115) Weinheim, Germany: Wiley-VCH Verlag. doi:10.1002/9783527635368.ch6

  • Nieminen, T. A., Parkin, S, Asavei, T., Loke, V. L. Y., Heckenberg, N. R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H. (2008). Optical Vortex Trapping and the Dynamics of Particle Rotation. In David L. Andrews (Ed.), Structured Light and Its Applications: An introduction to Phase-Structured Beams and Nanoscale Optical Forces (pp. 195-236) United States: Academic Press (Elsevier Press). doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-374027-4.00008-6

Journal Article

  • Stilgoe, Alexander B., Loke, Vincent L. Y., Kashchuk, Anatolii V., Nieminen, Timo A. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2019) Microscope images of strongly scattering objects via vectorial transfer matrices: modeling and an experimental verification. Physical Review a, 99 1: . doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.99.013818

  • Khatibzadeh, Nima, Stilgoe, Alexander B., Bui, Ann A. M., Rocha, Yesenia, Cruz, Gladys M., Loke, Vince, Shi, Linda Z., Nieminen, Timo A., Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina and Berns, Michael W. (2014) Determination of motility forces on isolated chromosomes with laser tweezers. Scientific Reports, 4 6866: 1-9. doi:10.1038/srep06866

  • Nieminen, Timo A., Du Preez-Wilkinson, Nathaniel, Stilgoe, Alexander B., Loke, Vincent L.Y., Bui, Ann A.M. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2014) Optical tweezers: theory and modelling. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, 146 59-80. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2014.04.003

  • Qi, Xiaoqiong, Nieminen, Timo A., Stilgoe, Alexander B., Loke, Vincent L. Y. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2014) Comparison of T-matrix calculation methods for scattering by cylinders in optical tweezers. Optics Letters, 39 16: 4827-4830. doi:10.1364/OL.39.004827

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Asavei, Theodor, Stilgoe, Alexander B., Nieminen, Timo A. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2014) Driving corrugated donut rotors with Laguerre-Gauss beams. Optics Express, 22 16: 19692-19706. doi:10.1364/OE.22.019692

  • Asavei, Theodor, Nieminen, Timo A., Loke, Vincent L. Y., Stilgoe, Alexander B., Bowman, Richard, Preece, Daryl, Padgett, Miles J., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2013) Optically trapped and driven paddle-wheel. New Journal of Physics, 15 063016: 1-17. doi:10.1088/1367-2630/15/6/063016

  • Loke, V. L. Y., Huda, G. M., Donev, E. U., Schmidt, V., Hastings, J. T., Menguc, M. P. and Wriedt, T. (2013) Comparison between discrete dipole approximation and other modelling methods for the plasmonic response of gold nanospheres. Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics, 115 2: 1-10. doi:10.1007/s00340-013-5594-z

  • Nieminen, Timo A., Loke, Vincent L. Y., Stilgoe, Alexander B., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2011) T-matrix method for modelling optical tweezers. Journal of Modern Optics, 58 5-6: 528-544. doi:10.1080/09500340.2010.528565

  • Parkin, Simon J., Vogel, Robert, Persson, Martin, Funk, Maren, Loke, Vincent L. Y., Nieminen, Timo A., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2009) Highly birefringent vaterite microspheres: production, characterization and applications for optical micromanipulation. OPTICS EXPRESS, 17 24: 21944-21955. doi:10.1364/OE.17.021944

  • Asavei, Theodor, Loke, Vincent L. Y., Barbieri, Marco, Nieminen, Timo A., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2009) Optical angular momentum transfer to microrotors fabricated by two-photon photopolymerization. New Journal of Physics, 11 Article 093021: . doi:10.1088/1367-2630/11/9/093021

  • Nieminen, Timo A., Asavei, Theodor, Loke, Vincent L. Y., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2009) Symmetry and the generation and measurement of optical torque. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 110 14-16: 1472-1482. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2009.03.013

  • Nieminen, Timo A., Stilgoe, Alexander B., Loke, Vincent L. Y., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina R. (2009) The effect of Mie resonances on trapping in optical tweezers: Reply. Optics express, 17 4: 2661-2662. doi:10.1364/OE.17.002661

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Nieminen, Timo A., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2009) T-matrix calculation via discrete dipole approximation, point matching and exploiting symmetry. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 110 14-16: 1460-1471. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2009.01.013

  • Nieminen, T. A., Asavei, T., Hu, Y., Persson, M., Vogel, R., Loke, V. L. Y., Parkin, S. J., Heckenberg, N. R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H. (2008) Tailoring Particles for Optical Trapping and Micromanipulation: An Overview. Piers Online, 4 3: 381-385. doi:10.2529/PIERS071101222308

  • Nieminen, Timo A., Vincent Loke, Alexander Stilgoe, Gregor Knoener, Agatha Branczyk, Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2007) Optical tweezers computational toolbox. Journal of Optics A: Pure and Applied Optics, 9 8: S196-S203. doi:10.1088/1464-4258/9/8/S12

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Nieminen, Timo A., Parkin, Simon J., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2007) FDFD/T-matrix hybrid method. Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy & Radiative Transfer, 106 1-3: 274-284. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2007.01.040

  • Gregor Knoener, Simon Parkin, Nieminen, Timo A., Vincent Loke, Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2007) Integrated optomechanical microelements. Optics Express, 15 9: 5521-5530. doi:10.1364/OE.15.005521

  • Nieminen, T. A., Loke, V. L. Y., Knoener, G. and Branczyk, A. (2007) Toolbox for Calculation of Optical Forces and Torques. Piers Online, 3 3: 338-442. doi:10.2529/PIERS060908163412

Conference Publication

  • 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

  • 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

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Menguc, M. Pinar and Nieminen, Timo A. (2011). Discrete-dipole approximation with surface interaction: computational toolbox for MATLAB. In: Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles XII. 12th International Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles - Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Helsinki, Finland, (1711-1725). 28 June-2 July, 2010. doi:10.1016/j.jqsrt.2011.03.012

  • Asavei, Theodor, Loke, Vincent L. Y., Nieminen, Timo A., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2009). Optical paddle-wheel. In: Kishan Dholakia and Gabriel C. Spalding, SPIE. Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation VI, San Diego California ,USA, (740020-1-740020-7). 2-6 August 2009. doi:10.1117/12.828426

  • Asavei, Theodor, Loke, Vincent L. Y., Nieminen, Timo A., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2009). Optical paddle-wheel. In: ACOLS ACOFT 09 Conference: Proceedings of the Australasian Conference on Optics, Lasers and Spectroscopy, and Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology in association with the International Workshop on Dissipative Solitons 2009. Australasian Conference on Optics, Lasers and Spectroscopy, and Australian Conference on Optical Fibre Technology (ACOLS ACOFT 09), Adelaide, Australia, (18-19). 29 November - 3 December 2009.

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Asavei, Theodore, Nieminen, Timo A., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2009). Optimization of optically-driven micromachines. In: Kishan Dholakia and Gabriel C. Spalding, Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation VI. Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation VI, San Diego, United States, (74001Z-1-74001Z-11). 2-6 August 2009. doi:10.1117/12.828423

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Asavei, Theodor, Nieminen, Timo A., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2009). Optimization of torque efficiency in the design of optically-driven microrotors. In: ACOLS ACOFT. ACOLS ACOFT 09, The University of Adelaide, (459-460). 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.

  • Loke, Vly, Nieminen, TA, Heckenberg, NR and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, R (2008). Dual-beam interferometric laser trapping of Rayleigh and mesoscopic particles. In: Kong, JA, PIERS Proceedings. Progress In Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Hangzhou, China, (645-649). 24-28 March 2008.

  • Asavei, T., Parkin, S., Persson, M., Vogel, R., Funk, M., Loke, V., Nieminen, T.A., Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H. and Heckenberg, N. R. (2008). Engineering Optically Driven Micromachines. In: K. Dholakia and G. C. Spalding, Proceedings of SPIE. Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation V, San Diego Convention Centre, (703816-1-703816-7). 10-14 August 2008. doi:10.1117/12.798529

  • Asavei, T., Loke, V. L. Y., Nieminen, T. A., Heckenberg, N. R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H. (2008). Improved optically driven microrotors. In: K. Dholakia and G. C. Spalding, Proceedings of SPIE: Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation V. Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation V, San Diego, CA, United States, (703817-1-703817-9). 10-14 August 2008. doi:10.1117/12.794385

  • Nieminen, T. A., Asavei, T., Hu, Y., Persson, M., Vogel, R., Loke, V. L. Y., Parkin, S. J., Heckenberg, N. R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H. (2008). Tailoring particles for optical trapping and micromanipulation: An overview. In: Kong, JA, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium 2008 (PIERS 2008 Hangzhou). Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS 2008), Hangzhou, People's Republic of China, (851-855). 24-28 March 2008.

  • Loke, Vincent L.. Y., Nieminen, Timo A., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2007). Exploiting Symmetry and Incorporating the T-matrix in the Discrete Dipole Approximation (DDA) Method. In: T. Wriedt and A. Hoekstra, Proceedings of the DDA-Workshop. , Institut fur Werkstofftechnik, Bremen, (10-12). 23 Mar 2007.

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Asavei, Theodore, Nieminen, Timo A., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2007). Optical microrotors: Theory, design and fabrication. In: Dholakia, K and Spalding, GC, Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation IV. Conference on Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation IV, San Diego, CA, United Kingdom, (U6440-U6440). 26-29 August 2007. doi:10.1117/12.735341

  • Loke, V. L. Y., Nieminen, T. A., Asavei, T., Heckenberg, N. R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H. (2007). Optically driven micromachines: design and fabrication. In: Videen, G., Mischenko, M., Mengüc, P. and Zakharova, N., Proceedings of the Tenth Conference on Electromagnetic & Light Scattering. Tenth Conference on Electromagnetic & Light Scattering, Bodrum, Turkey, (109-112). 17-22 June, 2007.

  • Nieminen, T. A., Loke, V. L. Y., Knoner, G. and Branczyk, A. M. (2007). Toolbox for calculation of optical forces and torques. In: Kong, JA, Piers 2007 Beijing: Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium, Pts I and II, Proceedings. Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS 2007), Beijing Peoples R China, (721-725). Mar 26-30, 2007.

  • Loke, V. L., Nieminen, T. A., Parkin, S. J., Heckenberg, N. R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H. (2006). Computational modeling of optical trapping of vaterite microspheres. In: Dr Robert Sang and Professor John Dobson, Australian Institute of Physics (AIP) 17th National Congress 2006. Australian Institute of Physics (AIP), Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Queensland, Austraa, (1-4). 3-8 December 2006.

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Nieminen, Timo A., Branczyk, Agata M., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2006). Modelling optical micro-machines. In: Nikolai Voshchinnikov, ELS 9: 9th International Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Non-Spherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications: Book of abstracts. 9th International Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Non-Spherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, St. Petersburg, Russia, (163-166). 5-9 June 2006.

  • Loke, Vincent L. Y., Nieminen, Timo A., Parkin, Simon J., Branczyk, Agata M., Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2006). Modelling optical micromachines and birefringent particles. In: Khan M. Iftekharuddin and Abdul A. S. Awwal, Proceedings of SPIE. Photonic Devices and Algorithms for Computing VIII, San Diego, CA, USA, (63100I-1-63100I-9). 14 August 2006. doi:10.1117/12.680455

  • Nieminen, Timo A., Higuet, Julien, Knoener, Gregor G., Loke, Vincent L. Y., Parkin, Simon, Singer, Wolfgang, Heckenberg, Norman R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Halina (2006). Optically driven micromachines: Progress and prospects. In: Derek Abbott, Yuri S. Kivshar, Halina H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop and Shanhui Fan, Proceedings of SPIE. Photonics: Design, Technology, and Packaging II, Brisbane, Australia, (603813-1-603813-9). 12 December 2005. doi:10.1117/12.651760

  • Nieminen, Timo A., Loke, Vincent L. Y., Branczyk, A. M., Heckenberg, N. R. and Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H. (2006). Towards Efficient Modelling of Optical Micromanipulation of Complex Structures. In: PIERS online: Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium 2006. PIERS 2006: Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium 2006, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., (442-446). 26-29 March 2006. doi:10.2529/PIERS050907030155

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