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Title: Apparatus and method for handling magnetic particles in a fluid

Abstract

The present invention is an apparatus and method for handling magnetic particles suspended in a fluid, relying upon the known features of a magnetic flux conductor that is permeable thereby permitting the magnetic particles and fluid to flow therethrough; and a controllable magnetic field for the handling. The present invention is an improvement wherein the magnetic flux conductor is a monolithic porous foam.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [1]
  1. (Richland, WA)
  2. (West Richland, WA)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
BATTELLE MEMORIAL INSTITUTE
OSTI Identifier:
873434
Patent Number(s):
6159378
Assignee:
Battelle Memorial Institute (Richland, WA) PNNL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
apparatus; method; handling; magnetic; particles; fluid; suspended; relying; features; flux; conductor; permeable; permitting; flow; therethrough; controllable; field; improvement; monolithic; porous; foam; porous foam; particles suspended; magnetic particles; magnetic flux; magnetic field; flow therethrough; handling magnetic; magnetic particle; /210/209/436/

Citation Formats

Holman, David A., Grate, Jay W., and Bruckner-Lea, Cynthia J. Apparatus and method for handling magnetic particles in a fluid. United States: N. p., 2000. Web.
Holman, David A., Grate, Jay W., & Bruckner-Lea, Cynthia J. Apparatus and method for handling magnetic particles in a fluid. United States.
Holman, David A., Grate, Jay W., and Bruckner-Lea, Cynthia J. Sat . "Apparatus and method for handling magnetic particles in a fluid". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/873434.
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title = {Apparatus and method for handling magnetic particles in a fluid},
author = {Holman, David A. and Grate, Jay W. and Bruckner-Lea, Cynthia J.},
abstractNote = {The present invention is an apparatus and method for handling magnetic particles suspended in a fluid, relying upon the known features of a magnetic flux conductor that is permeable thereby permitting the magnetic particles and fluid to flow therethrough; and a controllable magnetic field for the handling. The present invention is an improvement wherein the magnetic flux conductor is a monolithic porous foam.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2000},
month = {1}
}

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