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WO/2000/057173A1
A fluidic driver system for use with a cartridge in a microfluidic analysis instrument. The driver system includes linear pumps, differential pumps, fluidic capacitive filters, and face seal assemblies which act to provide a consistent a...  
WO/2000/055502A1
An electrokinetic high pressure hydraulic pump for manipulating fluids in capillary-based systems includes (i) a microchannel having a fluid inlet and outlet and a porous dielectric material disposed in said microchannel; (ii) an electro...  
WO2000021659A9
A multilayered microfluidic device having a substantially monolithic structure is formed by sintering together a plurality of green-sheet layers. The substantially monolithic structure has an inlet port for receiving fluid, an outlet por...  
WO/2000/051221A1
The invention relates to a device (1) for generating electrical power, comprising an inertia mass (3) which is placed in a frame or a housing (2) in such a way that it can oscillate and a first generator (4) which is connected thereto an...  
WO/2000/045051A2
A micro-pump pumps either electrically conductive or non-conductive liquids through channels of the micro-pump and/or micro-devices. A conductive or non-conductive liquid, depending on the specific application of the present invention, i...  
WO/2000/034654A1
The present invention relates to a method for pumping gas-liquid mixtures and to a piston pump characterised in that a gas-liquid mixture is fed into a working chamber during the suction stroke and the compression stroke of the gas, wher...  
WO2000007735A3
Disclosed are micromachined acoustic ejector (12) for generating a jet stream (24) using a Helmholtz resonator (14), applications for the ejector (12) in microflight, active heat sinking and fluid pumping, and methods of manufacturing th...  
WO/2000/021659A1
A multilayered microfluidic device having a substantially monolithic structure is formed by sintering together a plurality of green-sheet layers. The substantially monolithic structure has an inlet port for receiving fluid, an outlet por...  
WO/2000/007735A2
Disclosed are micromachined acoustic ejector (12) for generating a jet stream (24) using a Helmholtz resonator (14), applications for the ejector (12) in microflight, active heat sinking and fluid pumping, and methods of manufacturing th...  
WO/2000/006890A1
A pump for pumping fluid including: a pump body (7) having a pumping chamber (14) therein; an inlet control means (23) adapted to be in fluid communication with a fluid supply means for supplying fluid to the pump; and an outlet control ...  
WO/2000/006900A1
An improved vibration-actuated pump (39) for a vibrating machine (11) includes operative ends (39a, 39b), each of which has an end block (51, 59) with a fluid path therethrough comprised of a fluid inlet (53, 61), fluid outlet (55, 63) a...  
WO1999050524A3
A positive-displacement pump (102) includes multiple pumping elements (355, 356). Each pumping element having a pressure vessel (356) with a first (372) and a second (370) chamber and a separating member (362) disposed between the first ...  
WO/1999/055283A1
In a spa water circulation system, the spa (200) including wall structure (201) facing toward a water reception zone (202) and comprising a plurality of water pumps (203) associated with the wall structure, the pumps spaced about the zon...  
WO/1999/050524A2
A positive-displacement pump (102) includes multiple pumping elements (355, 356). Each pumping element having a pressure vessel (356) with a first (372) and a second (370) chamber and a separating member (362) disposed between the first ...  
WO/1999/049173A1
A rotating diverter (108) for isolating fluid in a well (30) from other fluid above the well (30) is provided. The rotating diverter (108) includes a housing body (162) which has a bore (168) running through it. A retrievable spindle ass...  
WO/1999/049172A1
A system (10) for drilling a subsea well (30) from a rig (20) through a subsea wellhead below the rig (20) includes a wellhead stack (37) which is mounted on the subsea wellhead. The wellhead stack (37) comprises at least a subsea blowou...  
WO/1999/037400A1
The invention relates to a microdosing device which does not have a volume sensor. The inventive device comprises a pressure chamber (24) which is at least partially limited by a displacement element (10), and an actuating device (30; 60...  
WO/1999/034115A1
A pump including a main body (100) having a compression chamber (140) compressing a fluid or gas applied through an intake (111), and then forcing it out through an outlet (121); a plate (210) formed within the main body (100); conical p...  
WO/1999/024744A1
A micromachined fluid handling device (600) includes a valve (138) made of reinforced parylene. A heater (440) heats a fluid to expand a thermopneumatic fluid (442). The heater (440) is formed on unsupported silicon nitride to provide a ...  
WO/1999/016162A1
The present invention generally provides a micropump (100) that utilizes electro-osmotic pumping of fluid in one channel or region (106) to generate a pressure based flow of material in a connected channel (104), where the connected chan...  
WO/1999/004140A1
A volumetric-displacement-maximizing device includes a molded slider (12) bidirectionally movable within an elongate cavity (14) formed within a molded body (16). The body (16) also includes a port structure (18) with an output port (18a...  
WO/1998/051999A1
A print array (240) incorporates reservoir(s) (412A, 412B, 412C), in a reservoir layer (410), microchannels (422A) in a distribution layer (420), and electrohydrodynamic pumps (434) having a pair of electrodes (436) for selectively dispe...  
WO/1998/052034A1
Pulse-free flow, for instance for capillary chromatography, is provided by a pump comprised of a length of heat transmissive tubing filled with a liquid that undergoes thermal expansion upon heating, in conjunction with a heating device ...  
WO/1998/050787A1
The invention provides an electrode-based pump (4) having a source of pumped fluid (1), a conduit channel (2A) of capillary dimensions connected via a first end to the pumped fluid source and having an outlet at a second end, a piston ch...  
WO/1998/044262A1
The present invention relates to jet blowing techniques and is characterized in that, after the required pressure value of a gas medium at the input of a jet blower is obtained, the ratio value of the feeding pressure of the liquid mediu...  
WO/1998/042981A1
The invention relates to a combined wind and solar power installation with particularly high availability. In accordance with the invention, an operating shaft is driven by both a vertically turning wind rotor and by an electric motor fe...  
WO/1998/036832A1
The invention relates to a microdosing device comprising a pressure chamber (24) which is at least partly delimited by a displacer (10), an actuating device (30) for actuating the displacer (10), whereby actuation of said displacer (10) ...  
WO1998016739A3  
WO/1998/024544A1
Methods of manufacture and devices for performing active biological operations utilize laminated structures (30, 110). In the preferred embodiment, a first planar sample support (50, 72, 104, 122) includes at least one sample through hol...  
WO/1998/016739A2
A fluid displacement system comprising a pressure vessel (2), an expansion vessel (4), first and second tubes (6, 8) being each in flow communication with the two vessels, fluid contained within the system, and an energy source (30) of g...  
WO/1998/000705A1
A channel (140) is divised into portions (142, 144). The sidewalls of each channel portion (142, 144) have surface charges of opposite polarity. The two channel portions (142, 144) are physically connected together by a salt bridge (133)...  
WO/1997/043629A1
The invention provides methods of performing a synthetic process in a liquid distribution system (300, 310 and 320) having reaction cells (in 320), by pumping at least one reagent into a reaction cell using an electrode-based pump (360).  
WO/1997/040273A1
The stator, rotor and/or flex shaft of a progressive cavity pump is made up of composite materials, e.g., fiberglass and resin, in a variety of combinations with and without bonded resilient elastomers. The composites are formulated to p...  
WO1997024528A3  
WO/1997/029283A1
A micropump (11) comprising at least two first wafer means (10, 12) defining a pump chamber (9), and a filter including liquid supply means, liquid collecting means, second wafer means (10) and silicon wafer means (12; 15), are disclosed...  
WO/1997/024528A2
A pumping apparatus has a body portion with a chamber and channels (112) for receiving fluid that has entered the chamber through an opening (104) in the body portion. The chamber is covered by a membrane and the channels terminate in or...  
WO/1997/022806A1
A device for moving a liquid, particularly under low gravity conditions, is disclosed. The device includes means (2) for holding a liquid (6), which holding means have at least one inner wall provided with grooves (11) and made of a mate...  
WO1997010435A3  
WO/1997/010435A2
A fluid pump comprising a pump housing, a displacer and an elastic membrane. The displacer can be placed in a first and second end position by means of a drive unit. The displacer and the pump housing are so laid out that there is betwee...  
WO/1997/004233A1
An axial piston micropump (100) is disclosed, having a cylinder drum (2), in which several cylinders (41, 42) are provided, and a swash plate (1), with respect to which the cylinder drum (2) is rotatable. It is desirable for such a micro...  
WO1996042004A3  
WO/1996/042004A2
A system and method for accomplishing a plurality of combinatorial processes in parallel comprising a microelectronic and fluidic array (device array) having reservoirs, connecting microchannels and reaction cells etched into a substrate...  
WO/1996/039252A1
The invention provides electrode-based pumps (803) and methods of operating such pumps. In one embodiment, the invention provides an electrode-based pump situated in a fluid channel comprising a first electrode (801A) and a second electr...  
WO/1996/039260A1
The present invention provides a method of forming a fluid-tight electrical conduit through a high aspect ratio hole, the method comprising sintering a via ink to form the electrical conduit and to seal the hole.  
WO/1996/021108A1
The present invention concerns a pump for conveying a medium, in particular a gas-liquid mixture, said pump comprising: a housing (3); a rotor (11) mounted in the housing (3); a hollow shaft (19) mounted in the housing and eccentrically ...  
WO/1996/017172A1
An integrated microactuator including a gas-containing cavity (4) within at least one layer (1, 2, 3) of photolithographically machinable material, electrodes (13, 15, 16) for generating an electric field inside the cavity (4) that can c...  
WO/1996/015576A1
The present invention provides a liquid distribution system, which is useful in a number of contexts, including in accomplishing various synthetic, diagnostic and drug screening reactions. The distribution system can comprise an alpha re...  
WO/1996/000849A1
Known micropumps are characterised by a relatively complex design that in general is difficult to produce and mount. In addition, the pump capacities they can achieve are limited. A new micropump should have a more simple design that is ...  
WO1995023000A3  
WO/1995/025223A1
An electromagnetic pump comprising a housing having a fluid receiving chamber (14) in communication with an inlet (18), a fluid pumping chamber (16) in fluid communication with an outlet (20), a check valve operatively associated with th...  

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