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Title: Rectification of Brownian particles with oscillating radii in asymmetric corrugated channels
Authors: Glavey, Russell
Savel'ev, Sergey
Issue Date: 2015
Publisher: © Polish Academy of Sciences. Institute of Physics
Citation: GLAVEY, R. and SAVEL'EV, S., 2015. Rectification of Brownian particles with oscillating radii in asymmetric corrugated channels. Acta Physica Polonica A, 128(2), pp. 159-162.
Abstract: Transport of a Brownian particle with an oscillating radius freely diffusing in an asymmetric corrugated channel was simulated over a range of driving forces for a series of temperatures and angular frequencies of radial oscillation. It was observed that there was a strong influence of self-oscillation frequency on the average particle velocity. This effect can be used to control rectification of biologically active particles as well as for their separation according to their activity, for instance in the separation of living and dead cells.
Description: This paper is published in the journal, Acta Physica Polonica A, the definitive version is available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.12693/APhysPolA.128.159.
Version: Published
DOI: 10.12693/APhysPolA.128.159
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/19570
Publisher Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.12693/APhysPolA.128.159
ISSN: 0587-4246
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