A Pressure Controlled Pinched Flow Fractionation Device for Continuous Particle Separation

J. Trosborg, T.L. Christiansen
Technical University of Denmark, DK

Keywords: pinched flow fractionation, microfluidics, particle separation, bio compatible, polymer

Summary:

A demonstration of a pinched flow fractionation device that enables pressure controlled tuning of the separation range of particles. This makes the device ready for easy and cheap mass-production, maintaining great flexibility, and rendering the device applicable for numerous point-of-care analyses.