Direct-write assembly of biomimetic microvascular networks for efficient fluid transport

Willie Wu, Christopher J. Hansen, Alejandro M. Aragón, Philippe H. Geubelle, Scott R. White, Jennifer A Lewis

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Abstract

Biomimetic microvascular networks with complex architectures are embedded in epoxy matrices using direct-write assembly. Fluid transport in multi-generation bifurcating channels is systematically investigated and maximum flow efficiency is found to occur when Murray's law is obeyed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)739-742
Number of pages4
JournalSoft Matter
Volume6
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 17 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics

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