Using electric fields to manipulate droplets on a surface could enable high-volume, low-cost biology experiments.
Tags: chemistry biology research media-lab school-of-architecture-and-planning electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs microfluidics
Microfluidic device uses acoustics to quickly analyze blood for signatures of cancer and other diseases.
Tags: medicine research school-of-engineering national-science-foundation-nsf national-institutes-of-health-nih materials-science-and-engineering dmse health-sciences-and-technology microfluidics
Engineers predict how flowing fluid will bend tiny hairs that line blood vessels and intestines.
Tags: mathematics research mechanical-engineering school-of-engineering microfluidics defense-advanced-research-projects-agency-darpa bioinspiration fluid-dynamics biomimetics
New open-source website features blueprints for lab-on-a-chip devices.
Tags: dna synthetic-biology 3-d-printing research media-lab school-of-architecture-and-planning school-of-engineering electrical-engineering-computer-science-eecs national-science-foundation-nsf national-institutes-of-health-nih biological-engineering microfluidics lincoln-laboratory open-access
With new method, MIT engineers can control and separate fluids on a surface using only visible light.
Tags: research mechanical-engineering school-of-engineering microfluidics
Microfluidic device isolates plasma cells from blood rather than bone marrow.
Tags: medicine cancer health-care research mechanical-engineering school-of-engineering microfluidics
Microfluidic device generates passive hydraulic power, may be used to make small robots move.
Tags: robotics robots biology research mechanical-engineering school-of-engineering microfluidics defense-advanced-research-projects-agency-darpa fluid-dynamics
With chemistry and light, researchers can tune the focus of tiny beads of liquid.
Tags: chemistry research mechanical-engineering school-of-engineering school-of-science national-science-foundation-nsf chemical-engineering microfluidics 3-d fluid-dynamics photovoltaics
Method for moving fluids on a surface may find uses in condensers, microfluidics, and de-icing.
Tags: research mechanical-engineering school-of-engineering nanoscience-and-nanotechnology microfluidics
Technique mass-produces uniform, encapsulated particles for pharmaceuticals, many other uses.
Tags: manufacturing 3-d-printing research school-of-engineering microfluidics microelectromechanical-systems-mems microsystems-technology-laboratories
Page 2 of 4