Special Issue "Microextraction"


A special issue of Molecules (ISSN 1420-3049).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 April 2014)

Special Issue Editor

Guest Editor
Dr. Elefteria Psillakis
School of Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Crete, 73100 Chania-Crete, Greece
Website: http://www.enveng.tuc.gr/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=195&lang=en
E-Mail: elia@enveng.tuc.gr
Interests: the development and application of novel analytical procedures for detecting trace amounts of organic pollutants in a variety of environmental samples; studying the fate of organic micropollutants in natural and engineered environments

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  • sample preparation
  • sample preconcencentration
  • solid-phase microextraction; SPME
  • liquid-phase microextraction; LPME
  • hollow-fiber liquid phase microextraction; HF-LPME
  • single-drop microextraction; SDME
  • dispersive liquid-liquid microextraction; DLLME
  • stir-bar sorptive extraction
  • QuEChERS
  • solidified floating organic drop
  • emulsification
  • Vortex-assisted
  • environmental organic analysis;
  • emerging organic contaminants
  • remote sensing
  • pharmaceuticals
  • food analysis
  • natural products, flavor and fragrance analysis
  • biological sample preparation
  • biomedical applications
  • diagnostic tools
  • microfluidics

Published Papers (1 paper)

Molecules 2014, 19(3), 2911-2924; doi:10.3390/molecules19032911
Received: 3 December 2013; in revised form: 24 February 2014 / Accepted: 26 February 2014 / Published: 6 March 2014
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Last update: 30 October 2013

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