A flowing pair of particles in inertial microfluidics.

  title={A flowing pair of particles in inertial microfluidics.},
  author={Christian Schaaf and Felix R{\"u}hle and Holger Stark},
  journal={Soft matter},
  volume={15 9},
A flowing pair of particles in inertial microfluidics gives important insights into understanding and controlling the collective dynamics of particles like cells or droplets in microfluidic devices. They are applied in medical cell analysis and engineering. We study the dynamics of a pair of solid particles flowing through a rectangular microchannel using lattice Boltzmann simulations. We determine the inertial lift force profiles as a function of the two particle positions, their axial… 

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