Honolulu PRiME 2012 - Honolulu, Hawaii

October 7 - October 12, 2012



E9 - Fundamentals and Applications of Microfluidic and Nanofludic Devices


Thursday, October 11, 2012

301B, Level 3, Hawaii Convention Center

Theory and Modeling of Nanoscale Transport Phenomena

Co-Chairs: Ali Beskok and Helmut Baumgart,
TimeProgr#Title and Authors
08:00   2760   Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Effects of Nanoparticles on Pulmonary Surfactant G. Hu (Institute of Mechanics, CAS), B. Jiao (Institute of Mechanics), and Y. Zuo (University of Hawaii at Manoa)
08:40   2761   Molecular Theory of Fluid Transport and Electrokinetic Potential for Microfluidics and Nanofluidics A. Kovalenko (National Institute for Nanotechnology, and University of Alberta)
09:00   2762   Effect of Solvent Polarization in Nano-Confined Electric Double Layer with Finite Ion Sizes S. Das and S. Mitra (University of Alberta)
09:20   2763   Influence of Slippage and Charge Leakage on the Electric Field Induced Patterns in Thin Bilayers K. Mondal, S. Sen, P. Kumar, and D. Bandyopadhyay (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati)
09:40 Intermission (20 Minutes)

Microfluidic Devices and Processes I

Co-Chairs: Sang W. Joo and Shizhi Qian
TimeProgr#Title and Authors
10:00   2764   Insulator-based Dielectrophoresis in Microfluidics X. Xuan (Clemson University)
10:40   2765   Microfluidic Cell Electrofusion Chip based on Discrete Sidewall Microelectrodes N. Hu (Yeungnam University), S. Qian (Old Dominion University), S. Joo (Yeungnam University), J. Yang, and X. Zheng (Chongqing University)
11:00   2766   A Microfluidic Device for Dielectric Spectroscopy of Jurkat Cells A. Beskok, A. C. Sabuncu, J. Zhuang, and J. Kolb (Old Dominion University)
11:20   2767   Triaxial Magnetic Fields Enable Mixing and Controlled Flows in Microfluidic Devices J. Martin, K. Solis, and L. Rohwer (Sandia National Laboratories)
11:40   2768   Novel Non-equilibrium Electrokinetic Micromixer with Nanoporous Membrane S. Hwang and S. Song (Hanyang University)

Microfluidic Devices and Processes II

Co-Chairs: Guoqing Hu and Jyh-Ping Hsu
TimeProgr#Title and Authors
14:00   2769   Template-Based Synthesis of Aligned Carbon Nanotube Arrays for Microfluidic and Nanofluidic Applications M. Golshadi and M. Schrlau (Rochester Institute of Technology)
14:20   2770   Sensing Performance of EGFET pH Sensors with CuO Nanowires Fabricated on glass substrate T. Yang, S. Chang, C. Li, and S. Chang (National Cheng Kung University)
14:40   2771   Manipulation of DNA Translocation Through Polyelectrolyte Brushes-Functionalized Nanopores L. Yeh (National Yunlin University of Science and Technology), M. Zhang, S. Qian (Old Dominion University), J. Hsu (National Taiwan University), S. Joo (Yeungnam University), and S. Tseng (Tamkang University)
15:00   2772   A Low Voltage Portable Nano-Pore Electroosmotic Pump with Passive Zeta Potential Control D. Gu, S. Yalcin, H. Baumgart, S. Qian, A. Beskok, and O. Baysal (Old Dominion University)
15:20   2773   Hyphenating Capillary Isoelectric Focusing with Gas-phase Electrophoretic Mobility Molecular Analyzer for Determination of Proteins in Human Tear Fluids T. Ma and Y. Fung (The University of Hong Kong)
15:40   2774   Micro-PIV Measurements of Induced-Charge Electroosmosis Around a Metal Rod A. Beskok, C. Canpolat, and S. Qian (Old Dominion University)
16:00   2775  
Thin-Film Heat Switch Based on Electrohydrodynamic Flow in a Dielectric Fluid A. H. Mueller, N. Weisse-Bernstein (Los Alamos National Laboratory), M. Yazdani (United Technologies Research Center), R. Eppstein (ThermoDynamic Films LLC.), and M. Hehlen (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
16:20 Intermission (20 Minutes)

Interfaces, Droplets, Multiphase and Particulate Flows

Co-Chairs: Xiangchun Xuan and Ashutosh Sharma
TimeProgr#Title and Authors
16:40   2776   Carbon Nanotubes Laden Hydrogel Microsphere Preparation Using Microfluidic Device T. Dang (Yeungnam University), Y. Kim (Research Institute of Advanced Energy Technology, Kyungpook National University, South Korea.), G. Kim (School of Mechanical Engineering, Kyungpook National University, South Korea), and S. Joo (Yeungnam University)
17:00   2777   Superhydrophobicity and Graphene Oxide Nanosheets to Prevent Biofouling in EWOD based Lab-on-chip Devices G. Perry, F. Lapierre, Y. Coffinier, V. Thomy, and R. Boukherroub (CNRS & Université Lille1)
17:20   2778   Influence of Lateral Confinement on the Dewetting Induced Patterns on Chemically Patterned Surfaces D. Bandyopadhyay (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati), A. Sharma (Indian Institute of Technology), A. Sehgal (Rhodia Inc., Center for Research and Technology, Bristol, PA 19007), and A. Karim (The University of Akron)
17:40   2779   Spreading of a Micro-Droplet on a Physicochemically Heterogeneous Porous Medium A. Kumar, V. Prasad S, T. Banerjee, and D. Bandyopahdyay (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati)
18:00   2780   The Flow Transitions of a Liquid-Liquid Multiphase Flow Inside Microchannels S. Timung, V. Tiwari, T. Mandal, and D. Bandyopadhyay (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati)
18:20   2781   Electrohydrodynamic and Electrokinetic Instabilities in Elastic Membranes Confined Between Electrolyte Films M. Dey (Yeungnam University) and D. Bandyopadhyay (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati)