Microwave Synthesis

Chemistry at the speed of light


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MW 101
In less than one minute, learn the basics of microwave heating and how it relates to synthetic chemistry.

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Microwave Assisted, Multi-component Synthesis of Lophine

The synthesis of imines is generally performed by the acid catalyzed condensation of a carbonyl with a primary amine. When performed using a primary amine, the product can also be referred to as a Schiff base.

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The Rapid Two Step Microwave Assisted Synthesis of Acetaminophen

Performing complex chemical reactions can often lead to challenging product isolation. The formation of multiple products and leftover starting materials can make for challenging separations.

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New Camera for Discover Microwave Synthesizer

With the integrated 5 megapixel camera for the Discover SP, microwave reactions can now be observed (and recorded) with ease.

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