17. Miniaturization

  1. Miguel de la Guardia and
  2. Salvador Garrigues
  1. Alberto Escarpa1,
  2. Miguel Ángel López2 and
  3. Lourdes Ramos3

Published Online: 14 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119940722.ch17

Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry

Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry

How to Cite

Escarpa, A., López, M. Á. and Ramos, L. (2012) Miniaturization, in Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry (eds M. de la Guardia and S. Garrigues), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119940722.ch17

Editor Information

  1. Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Analytical Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, University of Alcala, Madrid, Spain

  2. 2

    Department of Analytical Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Alcala, Madrid, Spain

  3. 3

    Department of Instrumental Analysis and Environmental Chemistry, Institute of Organic Chemistry, CSIC, Madrid, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 2 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972014

Online ISBN: 9781119940722

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Keywords:

  • miniaturization;
  • sample preparation;
  • non-integrated approaches;
  • ‘lab-on-a-chip’ technology;
  • pitfalls, in sample preparation;
  • preconcentration approaches;
  • electrokinetic concentration, and nanochannels;
  • microfluidic platforms

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Current needs and pitfalls in sample preparation

  • Non-integrated approaches for miniaturized sample preparation

  • Integrated approaches for sample preparation on microfluidic platforms

  • Final remarks

  • References