Tunable capillary force for silicon and glass microfluidics

Kai Kolari, Ari Hokkanen

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Abstract

A simple and economical method for patterning hydrophilic surface areas next to hydrophobic areas on silicon and glass is described. Implications of such technique are discussed and many interesting features are demonstrated.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2009
MoE publication typeNot Eligible
Event20th Micromechanics Europe Workshop - Toulouse, France
Duration: 20 Sep 200922 Sep 2009

Conference

Conference20th Micromechanics Europe Workshop
CountryFrance
CityToulouse
Period20/09/0922/09/09

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Keywords

  • hydrophobic
  • hydrophilic
  • silicon
  • microfluidics

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Kolari, K., & Hokkanen, A. (2009). Tunable capillary force for silicon and glass microfluidics. Paper presented at 20th Micromechanics Europe Workshop, Toulouse, France.
Kolari, Kai ; Hokkanen, Ari. / Tunable capillary force for silicon and glass microfluidics. Paper presented at 20th Micromechanics Europe Workshop, Toulouse, France.
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2009. Paper presented at 20th Micromechanics Europe Workshop, Toulouse, France.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference articleScientific

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