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Measurement of dynamic properties of small volumes of fluid using MEMS

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Measurement of dynamic properties of small volumes of fluid using MEMS. / Cheneler, David; Ward, Michael C. L.; Adams, Michael J.; Zhang, Zhibing.

In: Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, Vol. 130, No. 2, 28.03.2008, p. 701-706.

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Cheneler, D, Ward, MCL, Adams, MJ & Zhang, Z 2008, 'Measurement of dynamic properties of small volumes of fluid using MEMS', Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, vol. 130, no. 2, pp. 701-706. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2007.10.031

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Cheneler, D., Ward, M. C. L., Adams, M. J., & Zhang, Z. (2008). Measurement of dynamic properties of small volumes of fluid using MEMS. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 130(2), 701-706. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2007.10.031

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Cheneler D, Ward MCL, Adams MJ, Zhang Z. Measurement of dynamic properties of small volumes of fluid using MEMS. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical. 2008 Mar 28;130(2):701-706. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2007.10.031

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Cheneler, David ; Ward, Michael C. L. ; Adams, Michael J. ; Zhang, Zhibing. / Measurement of dynamic properties of small volumes of fluid using MEMS. In: Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical. 2008 ; Vol. 130, No. 2. pp. 701-706.

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abstract = "A model based on the response of a micro-rheometer which permits the measurement of the linear viscoelastic properties of small volumes of a fluid is described. The configuration involves a liquid being contained within a capillary bridge between two flat smooth parallel platens that are actuated sinusoidally using a compliant MEMS device. Approximate closed-form equations are derived to analyse the data taking account of both the capillary forces and those arising from viscoelastic flow. The approximate theory is compared to a full numerical simulation of the response of the MEMS rheometer and the validity is discussed.",
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