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Microreactors – Modeling and Simulation

  1. Steffen Hardt

Published Online: 15 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.k16_k01.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Hardt, S. 2011. Microreactors – Modeling and Simulation. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2011

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Flow Distributions
2.1.Straight Microchannels
2.2.Periodic and Curved Channel Geometries
2.3.Multichannel Flow Domains
3.Heat Transfer
3.1.Straight Microchannels
3.2.Periodic and Curved Channel Geometries
3.3.Multichannel Flow Domains
3.4.Micro Heat Exchangers
4.Mass Transfer and Mixing
4.1.Simple Mixing Channels
4.2.Chaotic Micromixers
4.3.Multilamination Micromixers
4.4.Hydrodynamic Dispersion
5.Chemical Kinetics
5.1.Numerical Methods for Reacting Flows
5.2.Reacting Channel Flows
5.3.Heat-Exchanger Reactors
6.Conclusions and Outlook