Dynamics of Fluid Mixing Jerry Gollub, Haverford/Penn, DMR-0405187.
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
The concentration of product (red is high) for a reacting flow subjected to chaotic mixing in a layer of fluid about 10 cm on a side. Our work shows that the mixing process is much more non-uniform than previously thought.
Impact on Education and Technology:
Velocity field of a polymer solution being mixed in a microfluidic cell in the PI’s laboratory. Small-scale fluid processing is leading to novel technological applications and scientific insights.