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Reversible Transition of Photonic DNA Automaton Using Hairpin-DNA Responding to a Single Kind of Photonic Signal

  • Hiroto Sakai
  • Yusuke Ogura
  • Jun Tanida
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6518)

Abstract

In this paper, we report a scheme for reversible state-transition of the automaton responding to a single kind of a photonic signal. The state is encoded into the conformation of hairpin-DNAs tethered with azobenzene, which is responsive to visible and UV light irradiation. The reversible behavior is realized by carrying out a sequence of conformation-change of the hairpin-DNA in a stepwise manner. Experimental results demonstrate that the state can be changed reversibly according to photonic signals.

Keywords

Light Irradiation Visible Light Irradiation Reversible Transition Spatial Light Modulator Photonic Signal 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hiroto Sakai
    • 1
  • Yusuke Ogura
    • 1
  • Jun Tanida
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information and Physical Sciences, Graduate School of Information Science and TechnologyOsaka UniversitySuita, OsakaJapan

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