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##### Numerical Simulation of Thermo-Fluid Behavior in Wavy Microchannel Used in Microelectronic Devices

**Authors:**
A. Balabel,
A. F. Khadrawi,
Ali S. Al-Osaimy

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Numerical Simulation,
Microelectronic devices,
Thermo-Fluid Behavior,
Wavy Microchannel

**Digital Object Identifier (DOI):**
doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1109333

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