Microfluidics puts big labs on small chips

December 1999
EDN;12/23/99, Vol. 44 Issue 26, p79
Trade Publication
Reports on the development of integrated circuits that combine microfluidics with chip photolithographic systems for computing, consumer and biotechnical applications. Evolution of lab-on-a-chip systems; Advances in microfabrication technologies; Use of electro-osmosis and electrophoresis transport mechanisms. INSETS: A primer on nanoliter fluid steering.;On-chip fluidics: With us now.;EDA tools ease microfluidic-design burden..


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