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Using electrowetting to control interface motion in patterned microchannels

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Abstract

We use mesoscale simulations to demonstrate the feasibility of a novel microfluidic valve, which exploits Gibbs' pinning in microchannels patterned by posts or ridges, together with electrowetting.

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The article was received on 14 Jan 2010, accepted on 22 Apr 2010 and first published on 05 May 2010


Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C000791A
Soft Matter, 2010,6, 2400-2402

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    Using electrowetting to control interface motion in patterned microchannels

    B. M. Mognetti and J. M. Yeomans, Soft Matter, 2010, 6, 2400
    DOI: 10.1039/C000791A

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