Fine Chemical Engineering

ISSN: 2717-5677 (Print) 2717-5685 (Online) Description

Fine Chemical Engineering is an open accessed journal which is semi-yearly published online. It is an essential journal for chemical engineers, chemists, biologists, materials and environmental scientists, physicists and other researchers in cross-disciplinary areas, which represents the cutting-edge research on fine chemicals, and promotes the development of science and technology, optimization strategies, analysis, applications and life-cycle scrutiny of such chemicals. The following aspects of the science and engineering of fine chemicals are of particular welcome:

Experiments, theory, manufacturing and application of fine chemicals, e.g., electronic chemicals, plant extracts, chiral chromatography, molecular docking, medicines, pesticides, surfactants, synthetic dyes, pigments, additives, household chemicals, information chemicals, functional materials, platform chemicals, Biochemicals and organics, fine chemical intermediates and other specialty...

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Organotitanium Click Chemistry

by Gregory G. Arzoumanidis

ABSTRACT: The click chemistry of titanium exemplified by the “green” [3 + 2] cycloaddition of the [Ti-N 3 ] moiety with nitriles RCN to form a tetrazole ligand, is currently limited in scope, but the future...

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Recent Advances in Chemical Mechanical Polishing Technologies of Silicon Carbide

by Qunfeng Zeng, Shichuan Sun

ABSTRACT: Silicon Carbide (SiC) as the third generation semiconductor material has a very high surface quality requirement, which is the core index in the engineering application. Chemical Mechanical...

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Optimal Control in Reactive Processing for Fine Chemicals and Polymers in Stirred Jacketed Batch and Semi-Batch Reactors: A Bibliography

by Marija Stojkovic

ABSTRACT: After World War II, scientific investigations for processing in chemical batch reactors had been started, for its “most adopted” application in the industrial sector. Taken from the industrial...

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Influence of Nanoparticle Size Distributions on the (in)Stability and Rheology of Colloidal SiO2 Dispersions and HPAM/SiO2 Nanofluid Hybrids

by Maje Alhaji Haruna, Saminu Musa Magami

ABSTRACT: This study investigated the relationship between variations in the size distribution and the specific surface area of SiO 2 nanoparticles and the in(stability) and rheology of their colloidal...

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Antioxidant Activity of Extracts from Bidens pilosa-A Medicinal Plant from the Kingdom of Lesotho

by Manoharan Karuppiah Pillai, Mahase Keketso, Rets’epile Paul Matamane

ABSTRACT: Bidens pilosa finds therapeutic applications in the traditional medicine. In the present study, we aimed to evaluate the antioxidant activity of various extracts obtained from the leaves and...

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Prevalence and Detection of Pharmaceuticals in Hospital Wastewater: A Case of Referral and District Hospitals in Zanzibar

by Farid Mzee Mpatani, Ussi Makame Kombo, Mayassa Salum Ally, Burhani Othman Simai, Mwanaisha Juma Fakih, Saide Abdulla Mbarak, Hassan Vuai Is-haka, Ali Makame Ame, Shaib Silima Mnemba, Hajra Mohamed Haji, Bariki Salum Juma, Mohammed Hamduni Khamis, Abdul-karim Ahmada Mkanga, Suhaila Samih Muhamed, Juma Othman Bakari, Sauda Rashid Ismail, Ayman Othman Salum, Hassan Hija Hassan, Aaron Albert Aryee

ABSTRACT: Despite the great efforts taken by the developed and some developing countries in managing the release of pharmaceuticals from their primary sources to the environment; the pharmaceutical...

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Sustainable Starch-Calotropis procera Extract Bio-Packing for Protection Against Fungus Attack and Fruit Fast Maturation

by Ana Júlia Martins Souza, Jordane Silva Rodrigues, Micheli de Souza Bernardes, Fernanda Guerra Lima Medeiros Borsagli

ABSTRACT: The proliferation of diseases in plantations, control of fruit ripening, and damages in fruits during transportation are significant agricultural concerns. Thus, this research is based on the...

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Multiphase Particle-in-Cell (MP-PIC) Simulation on Fluidization and Reaction Characteristics in an 80 kW Chemical Looping Gasification Unit

by Cong Shen, Tuo Guo, Xiude Hu, Qingjie Guo

ABSTRACT: A numerical simulation study of the 80 kW Chemical Looping Gasification (CLG) pilot plant fuel reactor was conducted using the Computational Particle Fluid Dynamics (CPFD) method to investigate...

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Synthesis of Novel Bacterial Cellulose Based Silver-Metal Organic Frameworks (BC@Ag-MOF) as Antibacterial Wound Healing

by Nathania Puspitasari, David Arief, Suryadi Ismadji, Vienna Saraswaty, Shella Permatasari Santoso, Ery Susiany Retnoningtyas, Jindrayani Nyoo Putro, Chintya Gunarto

ABSTRACT: Bacterial Cellulose (BC) is a polymer derived from the bacterium Komagataeibacter xylinus with great potential for biomedical applications due to its high biocompatibility and biodegradability....

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Studies of a Biocompatible Maleimide-Modified Dextran and Hyaluronic Acid Hydrogel System

by Song Jiang, Tianjin Zhang

ABSTRACT: This article discussed a novel hydrogel, which was created through Michael addition. Two precursors Dextran functionalized Maleimide groups (Dex-Mal) and Hyaluronic Acid functionalized thiol...