Accession Number:

ADA559765

Title:

DNA as an Optical Material

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

CINCINNATI UNIV OH NANOELECTRONICS LAB

Report Date:

2011-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

DNA, the beautifully symmetrical molecule of life, carries the core genetic blueprint for every living organism. Now, through the emerging field of DNA photonics, it also has the potential to serve as an inexpensive, renewable resource in the development of optical waveguides, organic LEDs and laser structures.

Subject Categories:

  • Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology
  • Lasers and Masers
  • Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE