Hybrid Technologies in Action: Sonochemistry and Beyond
In the search for new forms of synergism, chemists have always looked for novel combinations of tools and processes that may produce improvements in efficiency and selectivity, principally, but also time frame, safety, costs and sustainability. Ultrasound has been combined with microwave heating either in loop or in flow mode or simultaneously in batch. Relevant examples are reported on the use of hybrid reactors under combined ultrasound and microwave irradiation.
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