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Modelling viscous fluid damping in oscillating microstructures

Tang, G.H. and Zhang, Yonghao and Barber, Robert W. and Gu, X.J. and Emerson, David (2009) Modelling viscous fluid damping in oscillating microstructures. Modern Physics Letters B, 23 (3). pp. 241-244. ISSN 0217-9849

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Abstract

Recent rapid advances in microelectromechanical system have facilitated the applications of various oscillating microstructures, where fluid damping plays a critical role and becomes a main cause of energy dissipation. In the present study, we have used lattice Boltzmann method to investigate the Stokes' second problem for non-equilibrium effect.