RESEARCH COMMONS
LIBRARY

Sealing And Lamination Of Microfluidic Devices

ResearchCommons/Manakin Repository

Sealing And Lamination Of Microfluidic Devices

Show simple item record

dc.contributor.author Oliver, Christopher Ryan en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2008-09-17T23:35:10Z
dc.date.available 2008-09-17T23:35:10Z
dc.date.issued 2008-09-17T23:35:10Z
dc.date.submitted July 2008 en_US
dc.identifier.other DISS-2227 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10106/1112
dc.description.abstract A difficult problem facing microfluidic manufacturing of devices remains that often material requirements force device designers to choose materials that are difficult to bond, seal or enclose. Examples of these materials include the Polyolefin family such as HDPE (High Density Polyethylene), PP (Polypropylene) or high performance polymers such as PEEK (Polyetheretherketone), Acetal or Polyimide. The problem arises from the chemical resistance of the materials making them ideal for processing corrosive chemicals but the same property reduces the effectiveness of laminates, surface bonding, surface coatings and solvents. To address this problem a methodology for sealing devices made of these materials is explored and results related to laminating similar substrates is presented. This is followed by suggestions for further study and potential improvements. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Priest, John en_US
dc.language.iso EN en_US
dc.publisher Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering en_US
dc.title Sealing And Lamination Of Microfluidic Devices en_US
dc.type M.S.I.E. en_US
dc.contributor.committeeChair Priest, John en_US
dc.degree.department Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering en_US
dc.degree.discipline Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering en_US
dc.degree.grantor University of Texas at Arlington en_US
dc.degree.level masters en_US
dc.degree.name M.S.I.E. en_US
dc.identifier.externalLink https://www.uta.edu/ra/real/editprofile.php?onlyview=1&pid=288
dc.identifier.externalLinkDescription Link to Research Profiles

Files in this item

Files Size Format View
umi-uta-2227.pdf 1.270Mb PDF View/Open
1.270Mb PDF View/Open

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record

Browse

My Account

Statistics

About Us