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Recent Advances in Microflow Photochemistry
School of Pharmacy and Molecular Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD 4811, Australia
School of Chemical Sciences, Dublin City University, Dublin 9, Ireland
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Received: 12 August 2011; in revised form: 31 August 2011 / Accepted: 31 August 2011 / Published: 5 September 2011
Abstract: This review summarizes recent advances in microflow photochemical technologies and transformations. The portfolio of reactions comprises homogeneous and heterogeneous types, among them photoadditions, photorearrangements, photoreductions, photodecarboxylations, photooxygenations and photochlorinations. While microflow photochemistry is most commonly employed as a micro-scale synthesis tool, scale-up and technical production processes have already been developed.
Keywords: photochemistry; microflow chemistry; microreactor
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Oelgemöller, M.; Shvydkiv, O. Recent Advances in Microflow Photochemistry. Molecules 2011, 16, 7522-7550.
Oelgemöller M, Shvydkiv O. Recent Advances in Microflow Photochemistry. Molecules. 2011; 16(9):7522-7550.
Oelgemöller, Michael; Shvydkiv, Oksana. 2011. "Recent Advances in Microflow Photochemistry." Molecules 16, no. 9: 7522-7550.