Electrically triggered convection for micro-particle aggregation

A. Menachery, M. A. Qasaimeh

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Abstract

Here, we are reporting a novel system for inducing and controlling flow within the bulk of a droplet containing a suspension of microparticles placed over an energized electrode array. This novel working principle utilizes a combination of electrical and hydrodynamic phenomena.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017
PublisherChemical and Biological Microsystems Society
Pages523-524
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9780692941836
StatePublished - Jan 1 2020
Event21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017 - Savannah, United States
Duration: Oct 22 2017Oct 26 2017

Publication series

Name21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017

Conference

Conference21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017
CountryUnited States
CitySavannah
Period10/22/1710/26/17

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Keywords

  • Dielectrophoresis
  • Fluid Convection
  • Joule Heating

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemical Engineering (miscellaneous)
  • Bioengineering

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Menachery, A., & Qasaimeh, M. A. (2020). Electrically triggered convection for micro-particle aggregation. In 21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017 (pp. 523-524). (21st International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2017). Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society.