Thermocapillary migration of micro and nano droplets on open surfaces

Last updated 7th Jun 2017
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A pinboard by Juan Manuel Gomba

Professor, UCSB (currently at UNCPBA, argentina)


Control of the displacement of small volumes for mixing, reaction and separation of liquid species.

Here we present the thermocapillary migration of droplets of partially wetting liquids on a non-uniform heated substrate. The model includes the effect of a non-zero contact angle introduced throug...