Description:  The picture on the left is a side view of an empty microchannel device. The picture on the right shows the fluid level in one microchannel rising as the current flowing be- ween the corresponding electrode and fluid decreases the tension between the fluid and capillary walls.
Source:  Philips Research
Story:  Electricity moves fluids
TRN March 7, 2001
TRN Categories:  Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)
Form:  Still

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