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Active Matter Alters the Growth Dynamics of Coffee Rings
Tugba Andac, Pascal Weigmann, Sabareesh K. P. Velu, Erçağ Pinçe, Agnese Callegari, Giorgio Volpe & Giovanni Volpe
Submitted (2018)

High-Performance Reconstruction of Microscopic Force Fields from Brownian Trajectories
Laura Pérez García, Jaime Donlucas Pérez, Giorgio Volpe, Alejandro V. Arzola, Giovanni Volpe
Nature Communications, accepted (2018)

ucl.pngDynamic Control of Particle Deposition in Evaporating Droplets by an External Point Source of Vapor
Robert Malinowski, Giovanni Volpe, Ivan P Parkin & Giorgio Volpe
The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 114, 11350-11355 (2017)


PorousThe Topography of the Environment Alters the Optimal Search Strategy for Active Particles
Giorgio Volpe & Giovanni Volpe
PNAS 114, 11350-11355 (2017)

petri-dish.pngChemotactic Synthetic Vesicles: Design and Applications in Blood Brain Barrier Crossing
Adrian Joseph, Claudia Contini, Denis Cecchin, Sophie Nyberg, Lorena Ruiz-Perez, Jens Gaitzsch, Gavin Fullstone, Xiaohe Tian, Juzaili Azizi, Jane Preston, Giorgio Volpe & Giuseppe Battaglia
Science Advances 3, e1700362 (2017)


Active particleActive Particles in Complex and Crowded Environments
Clemens Bechinger, Roberto Di Leonardo, Hartmut Löwen, Charles Reichhardt, Giorgio Volpe & Giovanni Volpe
Review of Modern Physics 88, 045006 (2016)

MSTMSpatiotemporal Coherent Control of Light through a Multiple Scattering Medium with the Multispectral Transmission Matrix
Mickael Mounaix, Daria Andreoli, Hugo Defienne, Giorgio Volpe, Ori Katz, Samuel Grésillon & Sylvain Gigan
Physical Review Letters 116, 253901 (2016)

SpeckleDisorder-mediated Crowd Control in an Active Matter System
Erçağ Pinçe, Sabareesh K. P. Velu, Agnese Callegari, Parviz Elahi, Sylvain Gigan, Giovanni Volpe & Giorgio Volpe
Nature Communications 7, 10907 (2016)


Probing Extended Modes on Disordered Plasmonic Networks by Wavefront Shaping
Pierre Bondareff, Giorgio Volpe, Sylvain Gigan & Samuel Grésillon
ACS Photonics 2, 1658-1662 (2015)

Deterministic Control of Broadband Light through a Multiply Scattering Medium via the Multispectral Transmission Matrix
Daria Andreoli, Giorgio Volpe, Sébastien Popoff, Ori Katz, Samuel Grésillon & Sylvain Gigan
Scientific Reports 5, 10347 (2015)

Step-by-step Guide to the Realization of Advanced Optical Tweezers
Giuseppe Pesce, Giorgio Volpe, Onofrio M Maragó, Philip H Jones, Sylvain Gigan, Antonio Sasso & Giovanni Volpe
Journal of the Optical Society of America B 32, B84-B98 (2015)


Long-term Influence of Fluid Inertia on the Diffusion of a Brownian Particle
Giuseppe Pesce, Giorgio Volpe, Giovanni Volpe & Antonio Sasso
Physical Review E 90, 042309 (2014)

Speckle Optical Tweezers: Micromanipulation with Random Light Fields
Giorgio Volpe, Lisa Kurz, Agnese Callegari, Giovanni Volpe & Sylvain Gigan
Optics Express 22, 18159-18167 (2014)

Simulation of the Active Brownian Motion of a Microswimmer
Giorgio Volpe, Sylvain Gigan & Giovanni Volpe
American Journal of Physics 82, 659 (2014)

Brownian Motion in a Speckle Light Field: Tunable Anomalous Diffusion and Selective Optical Manipulation
Giorgio Volpe, Giovanni Volpe & Sylvain Gigan
Scientific Reports 4, 3936 (2014)


Plasmon-assisted Delivery of Single Nano-objects in an Optical Hot-spot Christopher M. Galloway, Mark P. Kreuzer, Srdjan S. Acimovic, Giorgio Volpe, Manuel Correia, Steffen Bjorn Petersen, Maria Teresa Neves-Petersen & Romain Quidant
Nano Letters 13, 4299 (2013)

Multipolar Radiation of Quantum Emitters with Nanowire Optical Antennas Alberto G. Curto,Tim H. Taminiau, Giorgio Volpe, Mark P. Kreuzer, Romain Quidant & Niek F. van Hulst
Nature Communications 4, 1750 (2013)

Simulation of a Brownian Particle in an Optical Trap
Giorgio Volpe & Giovanni Volpe
American Journal of Physics 81, 224 (2013)

Nonlinear Optical Antennas
Hayk Harutyunyan, Giorgio Volpe & Lukas Novotny
Optical Antennas, Cambridge University Press (2013)


Near-Field Mapping of Plasmonic Antennas by Multiphoton Absorption in Poly(methyl methacrylate)
Giorgio Volpe, Monika Noack, Srdjan S. Acimovic, Carsten Reinhardt & Romain Quidant
Nano Letters 12, 4864-4868 (2012)

Active Brownian Motion Tunable by Light
Ivo Buttoni, Giovanni Volpe, Felix Kümmel, Giorgio Volpe & Clemens Bechinger
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 24, 284129 (2012)

Enhancing the Nonlinear Optical Response using Multifrequency Gold-nanowire Antennas
Hayk Harutyunyan, Giorgio Volpe, Romain Quidant & Lukas Novotny
Physical Review Letters 108, 217403 (2012)


Fractal Plasmonics: Subdiffraction Focusing and Broadband Spectral Response by a Sierpinski Nano Carpet
Giorgio Volpe, Giovanni Volpe & Romain Quidant
Optics Express 19, 3612-3618 (2011)


Deterministic Subwavelength Control of Light Confinement in Nanostructures
Giorgio Volpe, Gabriel Molina-Terriza & Romain Quidant
Physical Review Letters 105, 216802 (2010)

Unidirectional Emission of a Quantum Dot Coupled to a Nanoantenna
Alberto G. Curto, Giorgio Volpe, Tim H. Taminiau, Mark P. Kreuzer, Romain Quidant & Niek F. van Hulst
Science 329, 930-933 (2010)

Direct Growth of Optical Antennas using E-beam-induced Gold Deposition
Simó Graells, Srdjan Açimoviç, Giorgio Volpe & Romain Quidant
Plasmonics 5, 135-139 (2010)

The Photonic Torque Microscope: Measuring Non-conservative Force-fields
Giovanni Volpe, Giorgio Volpe & Giuseppe Pesce
Recent Optical and Photonic Technologies, INTECH (2010)


Controlling the Optical Near Field of Nanoantennas with Spatial Phase-shaped Beams
Giorgio Volpe, Sudhir Cherukulappurath, Roser Juanola Parramon, Gabriel Molina-Terriza & Romain Quidant
Nano Letters 9, 3608-3611 (2009)

Quantitive Assessment of Non-conservative Radiation Forces in an Optical Trap 
Giuseppe Pesce, Giorgio Volpe, Anna Chiara de Luca, Giulia Rusciano, Giovanni Volpe & Antonio Sasso
EPL (Europhysics Letters) 86, 38002 (2009)


Singular Point Characterization in Microscopic Flows
Giorgio Volpe, Giovanni Volpe & Dmitri Petrov
Physical Review E 77, 037301 (2008)


Brownian Motion in a Non-homogeneous Force Field and Photonic Force Microscope
Giorgio Volpe, Giovanni Volpe & Dmitri Petrov
Physical Review E 76, 061118 (2007)