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Process Intensification, 3. Process Unit Level

  1. Hannsjörg Freund1,
  2. Kai Sundmacher1,2

Published Online: 15 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o22_o04

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Freund, H. and Sundmacher, K. 2011. Process Intensification, 3. Process Unit Level. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems, Magdeburg, Germany

  2. 2

    Process Systems Engineering, Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUL 2011

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Miniaturization
2.1.Fundamentals and Definitions
2.2.Functions and Equipment
2.2.1.Contacting: Micromixers
2.2.2.Activating: Micro Heat Exchangers
2.2.3.Reacting: Microreactors
2.2.4.Separating: Microseparators
3.Structured Apparatuses
3.1.Internal Structuring
3.1.1.Regular Structures
3.1.2.Random Structures
3.2.External Structuring
3.2.1.Primary Geometry Effects
3.2.2.Secondary Geometry Effects
4.Novel Flow Regimes