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capillary flow

The flow of moisture through a capillary pore system, as in concrete.
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Meanwhile, the wicking effect provides additional evaporation mass, strengthening the capillary flow. These factors result in many particles moving to the edge.
Laser Doppler Measurements of Capillary Flow. Cutaneous capillary blood flow was measured using a laser Doppler (LD) flowmeter (PeriFlux System 5000, Perimed, Jarfalla, Sweden).
PHASE TRANSPORT PROCESS DRIVING POTENTIAL Vapor Diffusion Vapor Concentration Adsorbate Surface Diffusion Concentration Liquid Capillary Flow Osmosis Suction Pressure Solute Concentration We take Figure 1--ignore the solid phase--and apply it to a porous material.
Kempski, "Capillary flow and diameter changes during reperfusion after global cerebral ischemia studied by intravital video microscopy," Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism, vol.
(3) Capillary flow analysis indicated that geopolymer mortarhas 55% reduction in pore diameter indicating the pore size refinement and pore blocking effect of the particles.
Equation 7 contains three terms on the right-hand side; the first term corresponds to the vertical capillary flow and dominates the infiltration during its early stage.
At the heart of the 7890A is a newly designed capillary flow device manufactured with a photolithographic technique to etch the microchannels.
Ziegel, "Estimation of end corrections in capillary flow," paper at Society of Rheology, Nov.
* Expanded diagnostic options will include the OSOM Trichomonas rapid test (an immunochromatographic capillary flow / dipstick assay) and the Affirm VP III nucleic acid probe test.
Capillary flow refers to the movement of water through the small, interconnected pores in soil.
Properties such as infiltration rate, capillary flow, and gaseous diffusion determine whether ponding or runoff occur, how high a water table rises, and whether oxygen moves fast enough through soil to ensure that the soil stays well-aerated.
The objective lens focused the laser beam on a square capillary flow cell (WWP100375 from Polymicro Technologies) with a inner dimension of 100 [micro]m.

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