Nanotech 2001 Vol. 1
Nanotech 2001 Vol. 1
Technical Proceedings of the 2001 International Conference on Modeling and Simulation of Microsystems

Micro and Bio Fluidics Chapter 6

Use of Numerical Methods for Modeling and Simulating Capillary Driven Flows in Microchannels

Authors: A. Quinte, S. Halstenberg and H. Eggert

Affilation: Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Germany

Pages: 250 - 253

Keywords: capillary driven ows, simulation of free surfaces, model coupling, microchannel

Abstract:
Today, medical test strips are used for rapid diagnostics and the quick and easy determination of biomedically relevant parameters, such as the content of glucose of the blood. For the transport of the test uid into the test strip the capillary effect wil

Use of Numerical Methods for Modeling and Simulating Capillary Driven Flows in Microchannels

ISBN: 0-9708275-0-4
Pages: 638