Gas-Liquid Microreaction Technology: Recent Developments and Future Challenges

Guangwen CHEN, Jun Yue, Quan YUAN

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Abstract

Gas-liquid microreaction technology has shown great potential in a variety of industrial relevant mass transfer operations and reactions. This paper outlines the current research status of this technology with emphasis on reactor design, hydrodynamics and mass transfer phenomena as well as reaction applications. The future challenges of this important technology are also summarized.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)663-669
Number of pages7
JournalChinese Journal of Chemical Engineering
Volume16
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct-2008
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • microchannel
  • microreactor
  • two-phase flow
  • flow pattern
  • gas-liquid reaction

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