Surface tension

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Surface tension is a property of the surface of a liquid that allows it to resist an external force. It is revealed, for example, in floating of some objects on the surface of water, even though they are denser than water, and in the ability of some insects and even reptiles to run on the water surface. This property is caused by cohesion of like molecules, and is responsible for many of the behaviors of liquids. (Wikipedia.org)






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2015 IEEE International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

Basic Processes in Fully and Partially Ionized Plasmas; Microwave Generation and Plasma Interactions; Charged Particle Beams and Sources; High Energy Density Plasmas and Applications; Industrial, Commercial, and Medical Plasma Applications; Plasma Diagnostics; Pulsed Power and other Plasma Applications.

  • 2012 IEEE 39th International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

    Fully and partially ionized plasmas, microwave-plasma interaction, charged particle beams and sources; high energy density plasmas and applications, industrial and medical applications of plasmas; plasma diagnostics; pulsed power and other plasma applictions

  • 2011 IEEE 38th International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

    The ICOPS is the state of the art plasma science conference that covers all aspects of the general plasma science and its applications in various research fields.

  • 2010 IEEE 37th International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

  • 2009 IEEE 36th International Conference on Plasma Sciences (ICOPS)

    The conference features an exciting technical program with reports from around the globe about new and innovative developments in the field of pulsed power, plasma science and engineering. Leading researchers gather to explore pulsed power plasmas, basic plasma physics, high-energy-density-plasmas, inertial confinement fusion, magnetic fusion, plasma diagnostics, microwave generation, lighting, micro and nano applications of plasmas, medical applications and plasma processing.


2013 14th International Conference on Electronic Packaging Technology (ICEPT)

ICEPT 2013 is a four-day event, featuring technical sessions, invited talks, professional development courses/forums, exhibition, and social networking activities. It aims to cover the latest technological developments in electronic packaging, manufacturing and packaging equipment, and provide opportunities to explore the trends of research and development, as well as business in China.


2013 8th IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (NEMS)

2013 IEEE NEMS is the 8th annual International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems which started in 2006. It covers Nano science and technology, Micro/nanofluidics and Bio chip, Micro/nano fabrication & metrology, Micro/Nano sensors, actuators and systemd, Flexible MEMS and printed electronics, Carbon Nanotube and Graphene based devices, etc.

  • 2012 7th IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (NEMS)

    Nanomaterials; Carbon Nanotube based Devices and Systems; Molecular Sensors, Actuators, and Systems; Nanobiology, Nano-bio-informatics, Nanomedicine; Microfluidics and Nanofluidics;Micro and Nano Heat Transfer.

  • 2011 IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (NEMS)

    Nanotechnology is an important emerging field. On the other hand, MEMS is indispensable in spanning nano devices into systems. It is evident that MEMS and Nanotechnology will soon merge together and this marriage will significantly impact many industries across the globe. This conference is the annual IEEE Nanotechnology Council meeting to bring together world-leading researchers in several advanced topics of MEMS and Nanotechnology to disseminate their latest research results and allow cross-disciplinary.

  • 2010 5th IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (NEMS)

    Micro and Nano Fabrication Micro/Nano Sensors and Actuators Nanophotonics Nanomaterials Microfluidics and Nanofluidics Micro and Nano Heat Transfer Nanobiology, Nano-bio-informatics, Nanomedicine Nanoscale Robotics, Assembly, and Automation Carbon Nanotube based Devices and Systems Micro/Nanoelectromechanical Systems (M/NEMS) Molecular Sensors, Actuators, and Systems

  • 2009 4th IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (NEMS)

    IEEE-NEMS is a premier conference of the IEEE Nanotechnology Council to bring together world-leading researchers in the several focused topics of MEMS and Nanotechnology to disseminate their latest research results and allow cross-disciplinary exchange of knowledge to further advance both technological areas. MEMS is naturally continuing its downsizing into Nanoelectromechanical Systems but at the same time it is indispensable in constructing complete Nano devices and systems. It is foreseeable that MEMS an

  • 2008 3rd IEEE International Conference on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (NEMS)

    IEEE-NEMS is a premier conference of the IEEE Nanotechnology Council to bring together world-leading researchers in topics of MEMS and Nanotechnology to disseminate latest research results and allow cross-disciplinary exchange of knowledge to further advance both areas. It is foreseeable that MEMS and Nanotechnology will become highly complimentary technologies and impact the technological globe.


2010 International Symposium on Computer, Communication, Control and Automation (3CA)

Just like the name of the conference, the theme for this conference is Advancing Computing, Communication, Control, and Automation Technologies.


2006 Emerging Information Technology Conference (EITC)



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Components and Packaging Technologies, IEEE Transactions on

Component parts, hybrid microelectronics, materials, packaging techniques, and manufacturing technology.


Industry Applications, IEEE Transactions on

The development and application of electric systems, apparatus, devices, and controls to the processes and equipment of industry and commerce; the promotion of safe, reliable, and economic installations; the encouragement of energy conservation; the creation of voluntary engineering standards and recommended practices.


Plasma Science, IEEE Transactions on

Plasma science and engineering, including: magnetofluid dynamics and thermionics; plasma dynamics; gaseous electronics and arc technology; controlled thermonuclear fusion; electron, ion, and plasma sources; space plasmas; high-current relativistic electron beams; laser-plasma interactions; diagnostics; plasma chemistry and colloidal and solid-state plasmas.




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In-situ Measurements Of Ocean Surface Films Using A Small Buoy

V. Verma; C. Teague; D. Napolitano; J. Vesecky Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 1990. IGARSS '90. 'Remote Sensing Science for the Nineties'., 10th Annual International, 1990

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Liquid micromotor driven by continuous electrowetting

Junghoon Lee; C. -J. C. Kim Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, 1998. MEMS 98. Proceedings., The Eleventh Annual International Workshop on, 1998

This paper aims to acclaim surface tension as a practical microactuation force for MEMS, by developing the ground micromachining technologies and demonstrating a few prototypes including a liquid micromotor. A mechanism called continuous electrowetting is used to drive liquid-metal droplets along microchannels by controlling surface tension with electric potential. The paper first identifies and addresses key issues in employing this ...


Design Of Solder Joints For Self-aligned Assemblies

W. Lin; S. K. Patra; Y. C. Lee LEOS '92, Conference Proceedings. IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, 1992 Annual Meeting, 1992

First Page of the Article ![](/xploreAssets/images/absImages/00693945.png)


New technology for recording the information based on intramolecular bonds in water

A. S. Antonov; T. D. Galabova; G. J. Jelev; J. G. Jelev Electronics Technology: Meeting the Challenges of Electronics Technology Progress, 2004. 27th International Spring Seminar on, 2004

A new technology for recording information based on the discreet spectrum of the intramolecular bond energies in water is described. For the latter the existence of a space net of bonded with H-bonds molecules with approximate tetrahedral symmetry is supposed. The discrete character of the water energy spectrum is proved by the measurement of the surface tension variations of evaporating ...


A Deformable Surface Model for Real-Time Water Drop Animation

Yizhong Zhang; Huamin Wang; Shuai Wang; Yiying Tong; Kun Zhou IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 2012

A water drop behaves differently from a large water body because of its strong viscosity and surface tension under the small scale. Surface tension causes the motion of a water drop to be largely determined by its boundary surface. Meanwhile, viscosity makes the interior of a water drop less relevant to its motion, as the smooth velocity field can be ...


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In-situ Measurements Of Ocean Surface Films Using A Small Buoy

V. Verma; C. Teague; D. Napolitano; J. Vesecky Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 1990. IGARSS '90. 'Remote Sensing Science for the Nineties'., 10th Annual International, 1990

First Page of the Article ![](/xploreAssets/images/absImages/00688961.png)


Liquid micromotor driven by continuous electrowetting

Junghoon Lee; C. -J. C. Kim Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, 1998. MEMS 98. Proceedings., The Eleventh Annual International Workshop on, 1998

This paper aims to acclaim surface tension as a practical microactuation force for MEMS, by developing the ground micromachining technologies and demonstrating a few prototypes including a liquid micromotor. A mechanism called continuous electrowetting is used to drive liquid-metal droplets along microchannels by controlling surface tension with electric potential. The paper first identifies and addresses key issues in employing this ...


Design Of Solder Joints For Self-aligned Assemblies

W. Lin; S. K. Patra; Y. C. Lee LEOS '92, Conference Proceedings. IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, 1992 Annual Meeting, 1992

First Page of the Article ![](/xploreAssets/images/absImages/00693945.png)


New technology for recording the information based on intramolecular bonds in water

A. S. Antonov; T. D. Galabova; G. J. Jelev; J. G. Jelev Electronics Technology: Meeting the Challenges of Electronics Technology Progress, 2004. 27th International Spring Seminar on, 2004

A new technology for recording information based on the discreet spectrum of the intramolecular bond energies in water is described. For the latter the existence of a space net of bonded with H-bonds molecules with approximate tetrahedral symmetry is supposed. The discrete character of the water energy spectrum is proved by the measurement of the surface tension variations of evaporating ...


A Deformable Surface Model for Real-Time Water Drop Animation

Yizhong Zhang; Huamin Wang; Shuai Wang; Yiying Tong; Kun Zhou IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 2012

A water drop behaves differently from a large water body because of its strong viscosity and surface tension under the small scale. Surface tension causes the motion of a water drop to be largely determined by its boundary surface. Meanwhile, viscosity makes the interior of a water drop less relevant to its motion, as the smooth velocity field can be ...


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