A Review on Micromixers
AbstractMicrofluidic devices have attracted increasing attention in the fields of biomedical diagnostics, food safety control, environmental protection, and animal epidemic prevention. Micromixing has a considerable impact on the efficiency and sensitivity of microfluidic devices. This work reviews recent advances on the passive and active micromixers for the development of various microfluidic chips. Recently reported active micromixers driven by pressure fields, electrical fields, sound fields, magnetic fields, and thermal fields, etc. and passive micromixers, which owned two-dimensional obstacles, unbalanced collisions, spiral and convergence-divergence structures or three-dimensional lamination and spiral structures, were summarized and discussed. The future trends for micromixers to combine with 3D printing and paper channel were brought forth as well. View Full-Text
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Cai, G.; Xue, L.; Zhang, H.; Lin, J. A Review on Micromixers. Micromachines 2017, 8, 274.
Cai G, Xue L, Zhang H, Lin J. A Review on Micromixers. Micromachines. 2017; 8(9):274.Chicago/Turabian Style
Cai, Gaozhe; Xue, Li; Zhang, Huilin; Lin, Jianhan. 2017. "A Review on Micromixers." Micromachines 8, no. 9: 274.
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