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Papers

Book chapters

  1. N. R. Heckenberg, M. E. J. Friese, T. A. Nieminen and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Mechanical effects of optical vortices"
    pp. 75–105 in M. Vasnetsov and K. Staliunas (eds) Optical Vortices (Horizons in World Physics 228), Nova Science Publishers, Commack, New York, (1999)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org

  2. H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, T. A. Nieminen, M. E. J. Friese and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Optical trapping of absorbing particles"
    pp 469–492 in P.-O. Löwdin et al. (eds) Advances in Quantum Chemistry: Modern Trends in Atomic Physics (Advances in Quantum Chemistry 30), Academic Press (1998)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org

Refereed journal papers

  1. S. J. Parkin, T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical measurement of torque exerted on an elongated object by a noncircular laser beam"
    Physical Review A 70(2), 023816 (2004)
    Selected for: Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 8(5) (2004)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org Physical Review A
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.70.023816

  2. A. I. Bishop, T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical microrheology using rotating laser-trapped particles"
    Physical Review Letters 92(19), 198104 (2004)
    Selected for: Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 7(10) (2004)
    Featured in: Physical Review Focus 13, story 22 (2004)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org Physical Review Letters
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.92.198104

  3. T. A. Nieminen
    "Comment on "Geometric absorption of electromagnetic angular momentum", C. Konz, G. Benford"
    Optics Communications 235, 227–229 (2004)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/j.optcom.2004.02.066

  4. D. K. Gramotnev, S. J. Goodman and T. A. Nieminen
    "Grazing-angle scattering of electromagnetic waves in gratings with varying mean parameters: grating eigenmodes"
    Journal of Modern Optics 51, 379–397 (2004)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org MetaPress
    DOI: 10.1080/09500340310001608811

  5. Alexis I. Bishop, Timo A. Nieminen, Norman R. Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical application and measurement of torque on microparticles of isotropic nonabsorbing material"
    Physical Review A 68, 033802 (2003)
    Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology 8(12) (2003)
    Featured in: Physical Review Focus 13, story 22 (2004)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org Physical Review A
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.68.033802

  6. S. Bayoudh, T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Orientation of biological cells using plane-polarized Gaussian beam optical tweezers"
    Journal of Modern Optics 50(10), 1581–1590 (2003)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org MetaPress
    DOI: 10.1080/0950034031000069497

  7. Dmitri K. Gramotnev, Melissa L. Mather, and Timo A. Nieminen
    "Anomalous absorption of bulk shear sagittal acoustic waves in a layered structure with viscous fluid"
    Ultrasonics 41, 197–205 (2003)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/S0041-624X(03)00100-8

  8. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Multipole expansion of strongly focussed laser beams"
    Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 79–80, 1005–1017 (2003)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/S0022-4073(02)00335-7

  9. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Calculation of the T-matrix: general considerations and application of the point-matching method"
    Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 79–80, 1019–1029 (2003)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/S0022-4073(02)00336-9

  10. D. K. Gramotnev and T. A. Nieminen
    "Rigorous analysis of grazing-angle scattering of electromagnetic waves in periodic gratings"
    Optics Communications 219, 33–48 (2003)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/S0030-4018(03)01304-X

  11. Dmitri K. Gramotnev and Timo A. Nieminen
    "Non-steady-state double-resonant extremely asymmetrical scattering of waves in periodic gratings"
    Physics Letters A 310, 214–222 (2003)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/S0375-9601(03)00289-5

  12. D. K. Gramotnev, T. A. Nieminen and T. A. Hopper
    "Extremely asymmetrical scattering in gratings with varying mean structural parameters"
    Journal of Modern Optics 49, 1567–1585 (2002)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org MetaPress
    DOI: 10.1080/09500340110109403

  13. T. A. Nieminen and D. K. Gramotnev
    "Non-steady-state extremely asymmetrical scattering of waves in periodic gratings"
    Optics Express 10, 268–273 (2002)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org Optics Express

  14. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg and A. I. Bishop
    "Numerical modelling of optical trapping"
    Computer Physics Communications 142, 468–471 (2001)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/S0010-4655(01)00391-5

  15. T. A. Nieminen and J. E. R. Ross
    "How to SYN in seven easy steps"
    Computer Physics Communications 142, 160–163 (2001)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/S0010-4655(01)00358-7

  16. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Calculation and optical measurement of laser trapping forces on non-spherical particles"
    Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer 70, 627–637 (2001)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/S0022-4073(01)00034-6

  17. T. A. Nieminen and D. K. Gramotnev
    "Rigorous analysis of extremely asymmetrical scattering of electromagnetic waves in slanted periodic gratings"
    Optics Communications 189, 175–186 (2001)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org
    DOI: 10.1016/S0030-4018(01)01023-9

  18. T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical measurement of microscopic torques"
    Journal of Modern Optics 48, 405–413 (2001)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org MetaPress
    DOI: 10.1080/095003401750051370

  19. D. K. Gramotnev and T. A. Nieminen
    "Double-resonant extremely asymmetrical scattering of electromagnetic waves in periodic arrays separated by a gap"
    Optical and Quantum Electronics 33, 1–17 (2001)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org SpringerLink
    DOI: 10.1023/A:1007019621419

  20. D. K. Gramotnev and T. A. Nieminen
    "Extremely asymmetrical scattering of electromagnetic waves in gradually varying periodic arrays"
    Journal of Optics A: Pure and Applied Optics 1, 635–645 (1999)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ arXiv.org Journal of Optics A
    DOI: 10.1088/1464-4258/1/5/310

  21. M. E. J. Friese, T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical alignment and spinning of laser-trapped microscopic particles"
    Nature 394, 348–350 (1998),
    erratum in Nature 395, 621 (1998)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org Nature
    DOI: 10.1038/28566

  22. M. E. J. Friese, T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical torque controlled by elliptical polarization"
    Optics Letters 23, 1–3 (1998)
    Available online: pdf ePrintsUQ arXiv.org Optics Letters

Refereed conference papers

  1. T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    ""Hybrid" T-matrix methods"
    pp. 263–266 in
    T. Wriedt (ed)
    Electromagnetic and Light Scattering — Theory and Applications VII
    Universität Bremen, Bremen (2003)
    Presented at:
    7th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Bremen, Germany (2003)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ Online proceedings

  2. T. A. Nieminen, A. I. Bishop, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Polarimetric measurement of optical torque"
    pp. 267–270 in
    T. Wriedt (ed)
    Electromagnetic and Light Scattering — Theory and Applications VII
    Universität Bremen, Bremen (2003)
    Presented at:
    7th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Bremen, Germany (2003)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ Online proceedings

  3. T. A. Nieminen, D. F. P. Pile, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Multiple-scattering modelling of scattering by biological cells"
    pp. 259–262 in
    T. Wriedt (ed)
    Electromagnetic and Light Scattering — Theory and Applications VII
    Universität Bremen, Bremen (2003)
    Presented at:
    7th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Bremen, Germany (2003)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ Online proceedings

  4. S. H.-J. Choi, T. A. Nieminen, M. Bahr, and N. Bahr
    "Improving behaviour classification consistency: a technique from biological taxonomy"
    AARE 2002, Brisbane, Australia (2002)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ Cogprints Online proceedings

  5. T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Propagation of arbitrary non-paraxial beams by expansion in spherical functions"
    in
    D. Neilson (ed)
    Proceedings of the Australian Institute of Physics 15th Biennial Congress 2002
    CD-ROM, Causal Productions (2002)
    Presented at:
    Fifteenth AIP Biennial Congress 2002/AOS2002, Sydney, Australia (2002)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  6. A. I. Bishop, T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Alignment and controlled rotation of microparticles in Gaussian beam laser traps"
    in
    D. Neilson (ed)
    Proceedings of the Australian Institute of Physics 15th Biennial Congress 2002
    CD-ROM, Causal Productions (2002)
    Presented at:
    Fifteenth AIP Biennial Congress 2002/AOS2002, Sydney, Australia (2002)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  7. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Angular momentum generation by scattering: alignment and rotation of microobjects"
    pp. 239–242 in
    B. Gustafson, L. Kolokolova, and G. Videen (eds)
    Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles
    Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, Maryland (2002)
    Presented at:
    6th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Gainesville, Florida, USA (2002)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  8. N. R. Heckenberg, T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, and M. P. Sheetz
    "Probing live cells with optically driven and monitored micro-rotors"
    pp. 111–114 in
    B. Gustafson, L. Kolokolova, and G. Videen (eds)
    Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles
    Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, Maryland (2002)
    Presented at:
    6th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Gainesville, Florida, USA (2002)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  9. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Vector spherical wavefunction expansion of a strongly focussed laser beam"
    pp. 243–246 in
    B. Gustafson, L. Kolokolova, and G. Videen (eds)
    Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles
    Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, Maryland (2002)
    Presented at:
    6th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Gainesville, Florida, USA (2002)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  10. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Laser trapping of non-spherical particles"
    pp. 304–307 in
    G. Videen, Q. Fu, and P. Chýlek (eds)
    Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Halifax Contributions
    Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, Maryland (2000)
    Presented at:
    5th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Halifax, Canada (2000)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  11. T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical measurement of microscopic forces and torques"
    pp. 308–311 in
    G. Videen, Q. Fu, and P. Chýlek (eds)
    Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Halifax Contributions
    Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, Maryland (2000)
    Presented at:
    5th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Halifax, Canada (2000)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

Other publications

  1. Ursula Gibson, Wolfgang Singer, Timo Nieminen, Norman Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Growth of crystals in optical tweezers"
    Proceedings of SPIE 5930, 294–302 (2005)
    Presented at:
    Optics & Photonics 2005, San Diego, USA (2005)

  2. Simon J. W. Parkin, Gregor Knöner, Timo A. Nieminen, Norman R. Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "A constant torque micro-viscometer"
    Proceedings of SPIE 5736, 59–65 (2005)
    Presented at:
    Photonics West 2005, San Jose, USA (2005)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  3. Wolfgang Singer, Timo A. Nieminen, Ursula J. Gibson, Norman R. Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Rotating optical tweezers"
    Proceedings of SPIE 5736, 16–24 (2005)
    Presented at:
    Photonics West 2005, San Jose, USA (2005)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  4. Timo A. Nieminen, Simon J. Parkin, Norman R. Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical torque and symmetry"
    Proceedings of SPIE 5514, 254–263 (2004)
    Invited presentation at:
    Optical Science and Technology: SPIE's 49th Annual Meeting, Denver, USA (2004)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  5. Timo A. Nieminen, Norman R. Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Computational modelling of optical tweezers"
    Proceedings of SPIE 5514, 514–523 (2004)
    Presented at:
    Optical Science and Technology: SPIE's 49th Annual Meeting, Denver, USA (2004)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  6. Simon J. Parkin, Timo A. Nieminen, Norman R. Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Measurement of orbital angular momentum in optical tweezers"
    Proceedings of SPIE 5514, 264–274 (2004)
    Presented at:
    Optical Science and Technology: SPIE's 49th Annual Meeting, Denver, USA (2004)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  7. Minjoon Choi, Serene Choi and Timo Nieminen
    "The autistic students' ensemble"
    snapshots: primary 1(2), 31–32 (2004)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

  8. Timo A. Nieminen, Norman R. Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Angular momentum of a strongly focussed Gaussian beam"
    arXiv.org:physics/0408080
    Available online: arXiv.org

  9. N. R. Heckenberg, T. A. Nieminen, M. E. J. Friese and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Trapping microscopic particles with singular beams"
    Proceedings of SPIE 3487, 46--53 (1998)
    Presented at:
    First International Topical Meeting on Singular Optics, Partenit, Ukraine (1997)
    Available online: ePrintsUQ

Conference presentations

As presenter

  1. Timo A. Nieminen, Simon J. Parkin, Norman R. Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical torque and symmetry"
    Invited presentation at:
    Optical Science and Technology: SPIE's 49th Annual Meeting, Denver, USA (2004)

  2. Timo A. Nieminen, Norman R. Heckenberg and Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Computational modelling of optical tweezers"
    Optical Science and Technology: SPIE's 49th Annual Meeting, Denver, USA (2004)

  3. T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    ""Hybrid" T-matrix methods"
    7th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Bremen, Germany (2003)

  4. T. A. Nieminen, A. I. Bishop, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Polarimetric measurement of optical torque"
    7th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Bremen, Germany (2003)

  5. T. A. Nieminen, D. F. P. Pile, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Multiple-scattering modelling of scattering by biological cells"
    7th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Bremen, Germany (2003)

  6. T. A. Nieminen, A. I. Bishop, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical microrheology"
    Third Australian Conference on Laser Diagnostics in Fluid Mechanics and Combustion, Brisbane, Australia (2002)

  7. T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Propagation of arbitrary non-paraxial beams by expansion in spherical functions"
    Fifteenth AIP Biennial Congress 2002/AOS2002, Sydney, Australia (2002)

  8. A. I. Bishop, T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Alignment and controlled rotation of microparticles in Gaussian beam laser traps"
    Fifteenth AIP Biennial Congress 2002/AOS2002, Sydney, Australia (2002)

  9. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Angular momentum generation by scattering: alignment and rotation of microobjects"
    6th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Gainesville, Florida, USA (2002)

  10. N. R. Heckenberg, T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, and M. P. Sheetz
    "Probing live cells with optically driven and monitored micro-rotors"
    6th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Gainesville, Florida, USA (2002)

  11. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Vector spherical wavefunction expansion of a strongly focussed laser beam"
    6th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Gainesville, Florida, USA (2002)

  12. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Alignment of non-spherical isotropic particles in a linearly polarised Gaussian beam laser trap"
    ACOLS 2001, Brisbane, Australia (2001)

  13. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Trapping and alignment of a microfibre using the discrete dipole approximation"
    CLEO/Pacific Rim 2001, Chiba, Japan (2001)

  14. D. K. Gramotnev and T. A. Nieminen
    "Grazing-angle scattering of bulk and guided electromagnetic waves in non-uniform periodic gratings"
    AOS2000, Adelaide, Australia (2000)

  15. T. A. Nieminen and D. K. Gramotnev
    ``Rigorous analysis of extremely asymmetrical scattering and double-resonant extremely asymmetrical scattering in slanted periodic gratings''
    AOS2000, Adelaide, Australia (2000)

  16. T. A. Nieminen and D. K. Gramotnev
    ``Approximate and rigorous analyses of the frequency response of extremely asymmetrical scattering of electromagnetic waves in periodic gratings''
    AOS2000, Adelaide, Australia (2000)

  17. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg and A. I. Bishop
    ``Theory of optical force and position measurement for an optically trapped probe particle''
    AOS2000, Adelaide, Australia (2000)

  18. T. A. Nieminen and J. E. R. Ross
    ``How to SYN in seven easy steps''
    CCP2000: Conference on Computational Physics 2000, Gold Coast, Australia (2000)

  19. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, N. R. Heckenberg and A. I. Bishop
    ``Numerical modelling of optical trapping''
    CCP2000: Conference on Computational Physics 2000, Gold Coast, Australia (2000)

  20. T. A. Nieminen and D. K. Gramotnev
    ``Numerical analysis of extremely asymmetrical scattering in periodic gratings''
    CCP2000: Conference on Computational Physics 2000, Gold Coast, Australia (2000)

  21. T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, and N. R. Heckenberg
    "Laser trapping of non-spherical particles"
    5th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Halifax, Canada (2000)

  22. T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Optical measurement of microscopic forces and torques"
    5th Conference on Electromagnetic and Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements, and Applications, Halifax, Canada (2000)

  23. T. A. Nieminen and D. K. Gramotnev
    ``Rigorous analysis of extremely asymmetrical scattering of electromagnetic waves in periodic gratings''
    IPR 2000: Integrated Photonics Research, Quebec, Canada (2000)

  24. T. A. Nieminen and D. K. Gramotnev
    ``Double-resonant extremely asymmetrical scattering of electromagnetic waves in periodic arrays separated by a gap''
    CLEO/Pacific Rim'99, Seoul, Korea (1999)

  25. T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    ``Measurement of rotation speed of birefringent material and optical torque from polarisation of transmitted light''
    CLEO/Pacific Rim'99, Seoul, Korea (1999)

  26. T. A. Nieminen and D. K. Gramotnev
    ``Steady-state and non-steady-state double-resonant extremely asymmetrical scattering of optical waves in periodic arrays separated by a gap''
    1999 Conference of the Australian Optical Society (AOS'99), Sydney, Australia (1999)

  27. T. A. Nieminen, M. E. J. Friese, N. R. Heckenberg and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    ``The optical torque on a microscopic waveplate''
    paper WP32, XIth Conference of the Australian Optical Society, Adelaide, Australia (1997)

As co-author

  1. S. Parkin, T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "Measurement of torque exerted by orbital angular momentum using an analysing hologram"
    ACOLS 2003, Melbourne, Australia (2003)

  2. Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Alexis Bishop, Gregor Knöner, Timo Nieminen, Simon Parkin, and Norman Heckenberg
    "Optical tweezers and angular momentum of light: new tools for physics and biology"
    ACOLS 2003, Melbourne, Australia (2003)

  3. S. J. Goodman, D. R. Mason, D. K. Gramotnev, and T. A. Nieminen
    "New Eigenmodes of a Slab Holographic Grating"
    ACOLS 2003, Melbourne, Australia (2003)

  4. D. R. Mason, S. J. Goodman, D. K. Gramotnev, and T. A. Nieminen
    "Frequency response of grazing-angle scattering in a slab holographic grating. Grating eigenmodes"
    ACOLS 2003, Melbourne, Australia (2003)

  5. D. R. Mason, D. K. Gramotnev, and T. A. Nieminen
    "Generation of guided modes in a slab holographic grating at large Bragg detunings"
    ACOLS 2003, Melbourne, Australia (2003)

  6. Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop, Alexis Bishop, Timo Nieminen, Simon Parkin, and Norman Heckenberg
    "Angular momentum transfer in vortex and non-vortex beams using optical tweezers"
    Frontiers in Optics (87th OSA Annual Meeting)/Laser Science XIX, Tucson, Arizona, USA (2003)

  7. Dmitri K. Gramotnev, D. R. Mason, and T. A. Nieminen
    "New grating eigenmodes in a slab with a holographic grating with strong frequency detunings of the Bragg condition"
    Frontiers in Optics (87th OSA Annual Meeting)/Laser Science XIX, Tucson, Arizona, USA (2003)

  8. Steven J. Goodman, Dmitri K. Gramotnev, and Timo A. Nieminen
    "A new type of mode of a slab with a periodic grating"
    Frontiers in Optics (87th OSA Annual Meeting)/Laser Science XIX, Tucson, Arizona, USA (2003)

  9. Daniel R. Mason, Timo A. Nieminen, and Dmitri K. Gramotnev
    "Grazing-angle scattering of electromagnetic waves in slanted holographic gratings in a guiding slab with gain"
    Frontiers in Optics (87th OSA Annual Meeting)/Laser Science XIX, Tucson, Arizona, USA (2003)

  10. A. I. Bishop, T. A. Nieminen, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop
    "An optical torque wrench—simple and general optical rotation"
    CLEO/Europe—EQEC 2003, Munich, Germany (2003)

  11. Steven Goodman, Dmitri K. Gramotnev, Timo A Nieminen, and David F. P. Pile
    "Grazing angle scattering with varying mean structural parameters"
    Photonic Crystals Down Under, Canberra, Australia (2002)

  12. N. R. Heckenberg, T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop and M. P. Sheetz
    "Probing cell membrane with an optical torque wrench"
    ACOLS 2001, Brisbane, Australia (2001)

  13. T. A. Nieminen and D. K. Gramotnev
    ``Rigorous analysis of double-resonant extremely asymmetrical scattering of electromagnetic waves in periodic gratings''
    OSA Annual Meeting and Exhibit 2000, Providence, Rhode Island, USA (2000)

  14. D. K. Gramotnev, T. A. Nieminen and T. A. Hopper
    ``Extremely asymmetrical scattering of bulk electromagnetic waves in non-uniform gratings with varying mean permittivity''
    OSA Annual Meeting and Exhibit 2000, Providence, Rhode Island, USA (2000)

  15. D. K. Gramotnev, D. F. P. Pile and T. A. Nieminen
    ``Extremely asymmetrical scattering and the frustrated total internal reflection: physical analogies''
    1999 Conference of the Australian Optical Society (AOS'99), Sydney, Australia (1999)

  16. D. K. Gramotnev, M. L. Mather and T. A. Nieminen
    ``Anomalous absorption of bulk longitudinal acoustic waves in a layered structure with viscous fluid''
    1998 IEEE Ultrasonics Symposium, Sendai, Japan (1998)

  17. D. K. Gramotnev, T. A. Nieminen and D. F. P. Pile
    ``Extremely asymmetrical scattering of electromagnetic waves in non-uniform periodic arrays''
    Australasian Conference on Optics, Lasers and Spectroscopy (ACOLS9) Christchurch, New Zealand (1998)

  18. M. E. J. Friese, T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop and N. R. Heckenberg
    ``Optical torques align and rotate microscopic waveplates''
    paper QThB8 CLEO/IQEC '98, San Francisco, USA (1998)

  19. M. E. J. Friese, T. A. Nieminen, H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop and N. R. Heckenberg
    ``Angular momentum transfer from a circularly polarised Gaussian beam''
    paper QWD34, CLEO/QELS '97, Baltimore, USA (1997)