Journal of Flow Chemistry

, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp 28–36 | Cite as

Highlights from the Flow Chemistry Literature 2011 (Part 3)

  • Toma N. Glasnov
Research Highlights


In this section of the journal, the continuous flow chemistry literature of the preceding months is presented. The first part for the year 2012 includes articles published in the last 3 months of 2011. Some key examples are highlighted in the form of graphical abstracts. The remaining publications in the field are then listed grouped by journal name, with review articles grouped at the end.

Further Flow Chemistry Publications

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of ChemistryKarl-Franzens-University GrazGrazAustria

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