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Advances in Microfluidics

New Applications in Biology, Energy, and Materials Sciences

Edited by Xiao-Ying Yu

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Increasing innovations and applications make microfluidics a versatile choice for researchers in many disciplines. This book consists of multiple review chapters that aim to cover recent advances and new applications of microfluidics in biology, electronics, energy, and materials sciences. It provides comprehensive views of various aspects of microfluidics ranging from fundamentals of fabrication, flow control, and droplet manipulation to the most recent exploration in emerging areas such as material synthesis, imaging and novel spectroscopy, and marriage with electronics. The chapters have many illustrations showcasing exciting results. This book should be useful for those who are eager to learn more about microfluidics as well as researchers who want to pick up new concepts and developments in this fast-growing field.

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Advances in MicrofluidicsNew Applications in Biology, Energy, and Materials SciencesEdited by Xiao-Ying Yu

Published: November 23rd 2016

DOI: 10.5772/60788

ISBN: 978-953-51-2786-4

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2785-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4147-1

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

30022 Total Chapter Downloads

18 Crossref Citations

65 Web of Science Citations

44 Dimensions Citations


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1. Advances in Low Volume Sample Analysis Using Microfluidic Separation Techniques

By Virginie Houbart and Marianne Fillet


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2. Molecular Microfluidic Bioanalysis: Recent Progress in Preconcentration, Separation, and Detection

By Emmanuel Roy, Antoine Pallandre, Bacem Zribi, Marie-Charlotte Horny, François-Damien Delapierre, Andrea Cattoni, Jean Gamby and Anne-Marie Haghiri-Gosnet


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3. Application of Microfluidics in Stem Cell Culture

By Shinji Sugiura, Kohji Nakazawa, Toshiyuki Kanamori and Kiyoshi Ohnuma


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4. Advanced Microfluidic Assays for Caenorhabditis elegans

By Natalia A. Bakhtina, Neil MacKinnon and Jan G. Korvink


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5. Microfluidics for Ultrafast Spectroscopy

By Adrien A. P. Chauvet


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6. Flow-Scanning Microfluidic Imaging

By Nicolas Pégard, Chien-Hung Lu, Marton Toth, Monica Driscoll and Jason Fleischer


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7. Integrated Control of Microfluidics – Application in Fluid Routing, Sensor Synchronization, and Real-Time Feedback Control

By Elishai Ezra, Danny Bavli and Yaakov Nahmias


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8. Microfluidics for Soft Electronics

By Babak Taghavi, Jiantong Li, Mikael Östling and Shi Cheng


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9. Microfluidic Sensors and Circuits for Internet of Things Applications

By John Yan


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10. Electroosmotic Flow Pump

By Meng Gao and Lin Gui


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11. Laser-Based Fabrication for Microfluidics Devices on Glass for Medical Applications

By Daniel Nieto García and Gerard O’Connor


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12. Microfluidics in Membraneless Fuel Cells

By Jesus A. Diaz-Real, Minerva Guerra-Balcázar, Noe Arjona, Francisco Cuevas-Muñiz, Luis Gerardo Arriaga and Janet Ledesma-García


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13. Microfluidics in CO2 Capture, Sequestration, and Applications

By Taotao Fu


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14. Generation and Evaporation of Microsprays

By Chin-Tai Chen


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15. Overview of Materials for Microfluidic Applications

By Emmanuel Roy, Antoine Pallandre, Bacem Zribi, Marie‐Charlotte Horny, François Damien Delapierre, Andrea Cattoni, Jean Gamby and Anne‐Marie Haghiri‐Gosnet


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16. Synthesis of Functional Materials by Non-Newtonian Microfluidic Multiphase System

By Yong Ren, Kai Seng Koh and Yaping Zhang


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17. High and Efficient Production of Nanomaterials by Microfluidic Reactor Approaches

By Victor Sebastian Cabeza


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