Capillary Action

Known as: Action, Capillary, Wicking 
A phenomenon in which the surface of a liquid where it contacts a solid is elevated or depressed, because of the relative attraction of the molecules… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Interactions of proteins with low-molecular-weight ligands, such as metabolites, cofactors, and allosteric regulators, are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The thermal resistance to heat transfer into the evaporator section of heat pipes and vapor chambers plays a dominant role in… (More)
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2010
2010
We report the use of paper-based microfluidic devices fabricated from a novel polymer blend for the monitoring of urinary ketones… (More)
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2009
2009
A high-sensitivity capacitive humidity sensor intended for use as part of a respirator end-of-service-life indicator system is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Herein we describe a simple method for patterning paper to create well-defined, millimeter-sized channels, comprising hydrophilic… (More)
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2007
2007
We describe how a wetting liquid brought into contact with a forest of micropillars impregnates this forest. Both the driving and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Precise segmentation of three-dimensional (3D) magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) images can be a very useful computer aided… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The hydrophilicity, hydrophobicity, and sliding behavior of water droplets on nanoasperities of controlled dimensions were… (More)
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1996
1996
AbstructEpoxy underfill is often required to enhance the reliability of flip-chip interconnects, This study evaluates the flow of… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
We describe a less than one-hour manual method for immunocytochemical analyses of B5 or formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissue… (More)
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