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Chladni figures revisited based on nanomechanics.
Chladni patterns based on nanomechanics in the microfluidic environment are presented. In contrast with the macroscopic observations in the gaseous environment, nanoparticles are found to move to theExpand
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Analysis and Prediction of the Thermal Performance of Piezoelectrically Actuated Fans
An experimentally validated numerical model is developed to analyze the operation of a piezoelectrically actuated cantilever vibrating close to a heated surface. The vibrating cantilever acts as aExpand
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Characterization and optimization of the thermal performance of miniature piezoelectric fans
Abstract Piezoelectric fans have emerged as a viable cooling technology for the thermal management of electronic devices, owing to their low-power consumption, minimal noise emission, and small andExpand
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Optimal design of miniature piezoelectric fans for cooling light emitting diodes
Piezoelectric fans have emerged as a viable cooling technology for the thermal management of electronic devices with their low power consumption, minimal noise emission, and small and configurableExpand
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Two-dimensional streaming flows induced by resonating, thin beams.
Miniaturized resonating slender beams are finding increased applications as fluidic actuators for portable electronics cooling. Piezoelectric and ultrasonic "fans" drive a flexural mode of the beamExpand
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Numerical Investigation of the Flow and Heat Transfer Due to a Miniature Piezoelectric Fan
Piezoelectric fans have emerged as a viable alternative for electronics cooling applications requiring low input power and noiseless operation. A piezoelectric fan is a cantilever actuated by aExpand
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