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Optimisation in pharmaceutical sciences

  • D. A. Doornbos
Review Articles


Optimisation means finding the best possible value of a dependent variable by varying certain independent variables. Several optimisation techniques are discussed and their applications in pharmaceutical technology, analysis, clinical chemistry and medicinal chemistry are critically evaluated.


Response Surface Factorial Design Simplex Method Steep Ascent Hard Gelatin Capsule 
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  1. 1.Dept. of Pharmaceutical and Analytical Chemistry, Subfaculty of Pharmacy AntoniusResearch Group OptimisationAW GroningenThe Netherlands

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