Simulation and Analysis of a Magnetoelastically Driven Micro-Pump

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A. Beskok, A. R. Srinivasa

Mechanical Engineering Department, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843

J. Fluids Eng 123(2), 435-438 (Oct 23, 2000) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1363700 History: Received April 01, 1999; Revised October 23, 2000
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Sketch of the micro-pump operating between two micro-channel systems
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Top: deflection of the membrane. Bottom: position of the valve tips during a pump cycle.
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Nondimensional volumetric flowrate variation with in a period of the micro-pump, as a function of the Reynolds number, Re=a2ω/ν for (a/L=1/10,a/h=1/3)




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