TITLE

'Bubble' logic means microfluidic chips need no external control

PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Electronics Weekly;2/14/2007, Issue 2275, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on microfluidics-based logic or bubble logic developed by the Centre for Bits and Atoms at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts. It merges chemistry with computation, allowing a digital bit to carry a chemical payload. The bubbles in the microfluidic device can carry on-chip process control information, just like the electronic circuits of a traditional microprocessor, while also performing chemical reactions.
ACCESSION #
24316899

 

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