Microfluidics and Nanofluidics

(The TQCC of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Microfluidic chips: recent advances, critical strategies in design, applications and future perspectives97
Miniaturization of fluorescence sensing in optofluidic devices33
Capillarity: revisiting the fundamentals of liquid marbles28
A practical microfluidic pump enabled by acoustofluidics and 3D printing27
Drop breakup in a symmetric T-junction microchannel under electric field27
Aptamer-based rapid diagnosis for point-of-care application26
Mixing mechanism of a straight channel micromixer based on light-actuated oscillating electroosmosis in low-frequency sinusoidal AC electric field26
A variational approach applied to reduce fouling with the electroosmotic flow in porous-wall microchannels25
Synthesis, characterization and dispersion stability of water-based Cu–CNT hybrid nanofluid without surfactant25
Production of hydrogel microparticles in microfluidic devices: a review25
A miniaturized, DNA-FET biosensor-based microfluidic system for quantification of two breast cancer biomarkers23
Nickel oxide nanoparticle synthesis and photocatalytic applications: evolution from conventional methods to novel microfluidic approaches23
Electrochemiluminescence sensing of vitamin B12 using laser-induced graphene based bipolar and single electrodes in a 3D-printed portable system22
Obstacle-free planar hybrid micromixer with low pressure drop21
Hybrid (Au-TiO2) nanofluid flow over a thin needle with magnetic field and thermal radiation: dual solutions and stability analysis20
Hydrodynamic drag reduction of shear-thinning liquids in superhydrophobic textured microchannels19
Enhancement of COVID-19 detection time by means of electrothermal force19
Miniaturized DNA amplification platform with soft-lithographically fabricated continuous-flow PCR microfluidic device on a portable temperature controller18
Effects of dissimilar molecular interface and ion-concentration on wetting characteristics of nanodroplets18
A sample volume independent paper microfluidic device for quantifying glucose in real human plasma18
On time dependent MHD nanofluid dynamics due to enlarging sheet with bioconvection and two thermal boundary conditions17
The role of channel height and actuation method on particle manipulation in surface acoustic wave (SAW)-driven microfluidic devices16
Electrowetting valves for sweat-based microfluidics16
Generation and application of sub-kilohertz oscillatory flows in microchannels15
Experimental and numerical study on air-to-nanofluid thermoelectric cooling system using novel surface-modified Fe3O4 nanoparticles15
Methods and platforms for analysis of nucleic acids from single-cell based on microfluidics15
Fabrication for paper-based microfluidic analytical devices and saliva analysis application14
Polyelectrolyte layer grafting effect on the rotational electroosmotic flow of viscoplastic material14
Continuous production and separation of new biocompatible palladium nanoparticles using a droplet microreactor13
A simple approach to fabricate multi-layer glass microfluidic chips based on laser processing and thermocompression bonding13
Combined effects of wall slip and nanofluid on interfacial transport from a thin-film evaporating meniscus in a microfluidic channel13
Microfluidic paper-based analytical device (µPAD) fabricated by wax screen printing technique for the determination of nitrite and nitrate ion in water samples13
Focused ion beam milling based formation of nanochannels in silicon-glass microfluidic chips for the study of ion transport13
Continuous separation of microparticles based on optically induced dielectrophoresis13
Design and application of a self-pumping microfluidic staggered herringbone mixer13
Simulation and experimental research of an effective SAR multilayer interlaced micromixer based on Koch fractal geometry12
A microfluidic sperm-sorting device based on rheotaxis effect12
Formation of core–shell droplets for the encapsulation of liquid contents12
Quantifying the dielectrophoretic force on colloidal particles in microfluidic devices12
Development of empirical relationships for surface accommodation coefficients through investigation of nano-poiseuille flows using molecular dynamics method12
Bubble formation in viscous fluids by a microfluidic flow-focusing junction: a computational study11
Rapid design and prototyping of microfluidic chips via computer numerical control micromilling and anisotropic shrinking of stressed polystyrene sheets11
Optimization of hybrid microfluidic chip fabrication methods for biomedical application11
In vitro detection of water contaminants using microfluidic chip and luminescence sensing platform11
Simulation of the onset of convection in a porous medium layer saturated by a couple-stress nanofluid11
A universal bonding method for preparation of microfluidic biosensor10
A microfluidic system for rapid nucleic acid analysis based on real-time convective PCR at point-of-care testing10
A droplet-based microfluidic flow cytometry enabling absolute quantification of single-cell proteins leveraging constriction channel10
Implementation of a nanochannel open/close valve into a glass nanofluidic device10
Optimization of Dean flow microfluidic chip for sperm preparation for intrauterine insemination10
Thermal conductivity of CNT–water nanofluid at different temperatures, volume fractions, and diameters: experimental investigation and molecular dynamics simulations9
Electrokinetic insect-bioinspired membrane pumping in a high aspect ratio bio-microfluidic system9
Improving plasma bonding of PDMS to gold-patterned glass for electrochemical microfluidic applications9
Multiple outcome particle manipulation using cascaded surface acoustic waves (CSAW)9
Optimum design for the Tesla micromixer9
CFD modeling and analysis of effect of nanoparticle shape on heat transfer of confined slot-jet impingement with nanofluid9
Design of a low-voltage dielectrophoresis lab-on-the chip to separate tumor and blood cells9
Microalgae separation using spiral inertial microchannel8
Enhancing the capture efficiency and homogeneity of single-layer flow-through trapping microfluidic devices using oblique hydrodynamic streams8
Pressure measurement methods in microchannels: advances and applications8
Reversible bonding for microfluidic devices with UV release tape8
Semi-enclosed microfluidic device on glass-fiber membrane with enhanced signal quality for colorimetric analyte detection in whole blood8
Strategy for fast manufacturing of 3D hydrodynamic focusing multilayer microfluidic chips and its application for flow-based synthesis of gold nanoparticles8
Investigation on multi-scale pore seepage model of shale gas reservoir considering diffusion and slippage effect8
Numerical investigation of heat transfer and mixing process phenomena inside a channel containing a triangular bluff body and elastic micro-beam: gap spacing and geometric characteristic effects8
Microvalves for integrated selective droplet generation, splitting and merging on a chip8
Dual sequentially addressable dielectrophoretic array for high-throughput, scalable, multiplexed droplet sorting8
Effects of sample rheology on the equilibrium position of particles and cells within a spiral microfluidic channel8
Flow characteristics prediction in a flow-focusing microchannel for a desired droplet size using an inverse model: experimental and numerical study7
Nonlinear forced vibrations of a slightly curved nanotube conveying fluid based on the nonlocal strain gradient elasticity theory7
Effect of surface coating on droplet generation in flow-focusing microchannels7
Surface-enhanced Raman scattering substrates prepared by controlled synthesis of gold nanobipyramids in microchannels7
Microfluidic focusing of microparticles utilizing negative magnetophoresis and oscillatory flow7
A practical approach for extracting mechanical properties of microcapsules using a hybrid numerical model7
Self-assembly of coated microdroplets at the sudden expansion of a microchannel7
A new method for selective determination of creatinine using smartphone-based digital image7
Investigation of MHD effects on micropolar–Newtonian fluid flow through composite porous channel7
Some insights into the use of pore network simulations for predicting single-phase fluid flow in model porous media7
An integrated droplet digital PCR gene chip for absolute quantification of nucleic acid7
New insight into air flow distribution in alveoli based on air- and saline-filled lungs7
Molecular dynamics study on water evaporation/condensation parameters7
Microfluidics geometries involved in effective blood plasma separation7
Modeling and analysis of electrohydrodynamic printing under various pulsed voltage waveforms7
Enhanced particle focusing and sorting by multiple sheath stream in contraction–expansion microchannel7
A smart microfluidic-based fish farm for zebrafish screening7
Pillar based microfluidic approach to sorting of microparticle mixtures at various particle ratios7
Investigating oxygen transport efficiencies in precision-cut liver slice-based organ-on-a-chip devices7
2D acoustofluidic patterns in an ultrasonic chamber modulated by phononic crystal structures7
3D microfluidics in PDMS: manufacturing with 3D molding6
Recent hypotheses on the parameters of microchannel flow boiling: a comprehensive overview6
Cost-effective and rapid prototyping of PMMA microfluidic device via polymer-assisted bonding6
Preparation of cobalt oxide and tin dioxide nanofluids and investigation of their thermophysical properties6
A simple projection photolithography method for low-cost rapid prototyping of microfluidic chips6
Rarefied gas flow into vacuum through a channel with sudden contraction or expansion6
Dispersion control in pressure-driven flow through bowed rectangular microchannels6
Supercritical CO2 applications in microfluidic systems6
Optimization of annular microfluidic biosensor enhanced by active and passive effects using Taguchi’s method coupled with multi-layer perceptron neural networks (MLP-NN) models6
Effects of surrounding pressure on cone–jet formation in electrospray process6
Magnetic nanodrug delivery in non-Newtonian blood flows6
Generation of femtoliter liquid droplets in gas phase by microfluidic droplet shooter6
Statistic estimation of cell compressibility based on acoustophoretic separation data6
Numerical study of droplet sorting in an asymmetric Y-junction microfluidic by BEM and LS method6
General criteria for the estimation of effective slip length over corrugated surfaces6
A high-throughput label-free time-stretch acoustofluidic imaging cytometer for single-cell mechanotyping6
Rotational flows of viscoplastic fluid in a soft microfluidic channel6