Chapter 8. Microwave-Assisted Extraction

  1. John R. Dean B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., D.I.C., D.Sc., FRSC, C.Chem., C.Sci., Cert. Ed., Registered Analytical Chemist postdoctoral research fellow Senior Lecturer Reader Principal Lecturer Associate Dean personal chair Director Professor recipient active member Past Chairman former Vice-President

Published Online: 29 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682494.ch8

Extraction Techniques in Analytical Sciences

Extraction Techniques in Analytical Sciences

How to Cite

Dean, J. R. (2009) Microwave-Assisted Extraction, in Extraction Techniques in Analytical Sciences, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470682494.ch8

Author Information

  1. The Graduate School and School of Applied Sciences, Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 7 NOV 2009

Book Series:

  1. Analytical Techniques in the Sciences

Book Series Editors:

  1. David J. Ando

Series Editor Information

  1. Dartford, Kent, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470772850

Online ISBN: 9780470682494



  • microwave-assisted extraction;
  • instrumentation - Anton-Parr;
  • CEM corporation;
  • practical applications of microwave-assisted extraction;
  • microwave use in analytical sciences;
  • microwave heating of organic solvents;
  • atmospheric microwave-assisted extraction device;
  • Ethos EX extraction system;
  • using MAE for recovery of organic compounds from sample matrices;
  • extraction technique for recovering organic compounds from solid samples


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Instrumentation

  • Applications of MAE

  • References