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2010-12Micro-engineering pumping devices without mechanical parts appeared 'way back' in the early 1990's. The working principle is acoustic streaming. Has Nature 'rediscovered' this invention 2.7 Gyr ago? Strands of marine ...
Could cell membranes produce acoustic streaming? Making the case for synechococcus self-propulsion
2011-04Sir James Lighthill proposed in 1992 that acoustic streaming (AS) within the mammalian cochlea could play a role in the transmission of acoustic signals to the auditory sensory cells. Microelectromechanical devices for ...