Microfluidic Chip Fabrication for Application in Low-Cost DIY MicroPIV

  • Jelena Pejović Simeunović
  • Ivana GadjanskiEmail author
  • Željko Janićijević
  • Milica M. Janković
  • Marko M. Barjaktarović
  • Novica Z. Janković
  • Đorđe S. Čantrak
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering book series (LNME)


The article presents the process of fabrication of the microfluidic chip to be used with the do-it-yourself (DIY) micro-PIV system previously made and compared to the classic PIV setup. This pilot study is an example of research being conducted in the Scientific fab lab (fabrication laboratory), founded at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Belgrade. Fab labs and DIY principle are becoming more and more accepted by the scientific community and this article aims to contribute to such trend.


Microfluidics MicroPIV Do-it-yourself Fab lab Microfluidic chip 



This work was supported by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development Republic of Serbia—Projects No.TR 35046, ON174028, III41007, OS 175016.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jelena Pejović Simeunović
    • 1
  • Ivana Gadjanski
    • 2
    Email author
  • Željko Janićijević
    • 3
  • Milica M. Janković
    • 3
  • Marko M. Barjaktarović
    • 3
  • Novica Z. Janković
    • 4
  • Đorđe S. Čantrak
    • 4
  1. 1.Central Institute of Technology (CEITEC)Brno University of TechnologyBrnoCzech Republic
  2. 2.Innovation Center, Faculty of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of BelgradeBelgradeSerbia
  3. 3.School of Electrical EngineeringUniversity of BelgradeBelgradeSerbia
  4. 4.Faculty of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of BelgradeBelgradeSerbia

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