microreactor

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microreactor

A device that hosts a nanoscale reaction in which reactants meet substrates in the narrowest (capillary) scale.

Pros
Increased efficiency, reaction speed and yield; safety, reliability, scalability, on-site/on-demand production, improved process control.
References in periodicals archive ?
Sullivan, "Methane steam reforming in a novel ceramic microchannel reactor," International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol.
The aim of the present proof of concept (poc) project is to study their implementation in cartridges and microchannel reactors for flow chemistry.
• Development of larger microchannel reactors with capacities in the range 350 - 1000 bpd
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