A Miniaturized Electrolytic Pump Sensorized with a Strain Gauge based on Thermoplastic Nanocomposite for Drug Delivery Systems

Goffredo, Rosa ;   Ferrone, Andrea ;   Maiolo, Luca ;   Pecora, Alessandro ;   Accoto, Dino

Tags Micro- and nano-technologyMicrofluidic techniques, methods and systemsImplantable systems

In this paper we present a miniature electrolytic pump sensorized with a novel strain sensor to be used as active component of a drug...

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E.coli DH5? Cell Response to Sudden Change in Microfluidic Chemical Environment

Murugesan, Nithya ;   Panda, Tapobrata ;   Das, Sarit K.

Tags Microfluidics in biological applicationsChemo/bio-sensing techniquesMicrototal analysis and lab-on-chip systems

Some motile bacteria respond to changing chemical environment by moving towards or away from a particular location. Bacterial migration under...

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Liquid Density Effect on Burst Frequency in Centrifugal Microfluidic Platforms

Al Faqheri, Wisam ;   Ibrahim, Fatimah ;   Thio, Tzer Hwai Gilbert ;   Joseph, Karunan ;   Mohktar, Mas Sahidayana ;   Madou, Marc

Tags Microfluidic techniques, methods and systemsMicrofluidics in biological applicationsMicro- and nano-sensors

Centrifugal microfluidic platforms are widely used in various advanced processes such as biomedical diagnostics, chemical analysis and drug...

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Long Range Microfluidic Shear Device for Cellular Mechanotransduction Studies

Dash, Sanat Kumar ;   Verma, Rama Shanker ;   Das, Sarit K.

Tags Microfluidic techniques, methods and systemsMicrofluidics in biological applicationsMicro- and nano-technology

Cells sense external mechanical stimulus and respond to it through mechanotransduction mechanism. Fluid shear stress (FSS) has been found to...

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Novel Localized Heating Technique on Centrifugal Microfluidic Disc with Wireless Temperature Monitoring System

Joseph, Karunan ;   Ibrahim, Fatimah ;   Cho, Jongman

Tags Microfluidic techniques, methods and systemsIntegrated sensor systemsPortable miniaturized systems

Recent advances in the field of centrifugal microfluidic disc suggest the need for electrical interface in the disc to perform active...

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Red Blood Cells Flows in Rectilinear Microfluidic Chip

Anandan, Princia ;   Ortiz, Daniel ;   Cabrales, Pedro ;   Intaglietta, Marcos ;   Bucolo, Maide

Tags Microfluidics in biological applicationsMicrofluidic techniques, methods and systems

The red blood cells flow in a controlled environment as a microfluidic chip with a rectilinear geometry was investigated. The optical monitoring...

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Simplified Fluid-Structure Coupled Analysis of Particle Movement for Designing of Microfluidic Cell Sorter

Takagi, Yuto ;   Kotev, Vladimir ;   Yano, Kenichi

Tags Microfluidic techniques, methods and systemsMicro- and nano-technology

Recently, methods of the separation and selection of cells using a microfluidic device are receiving a lot of attention as the latest...

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