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Simulated Moving Bed Chromatography: From Concept to Proof‐of‐Concept
This work presents a comprehensive insight about simulated moving bed (SMB) technology, from concept to unit operation and process demonstration. A particular relevance is given to SMBExpand
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Outlet Stream Swing Simulated Moving Bed: Separation and Regeneration Regions Analysis
In this work, the Outlet Stream Swing (OSS) non-conventional operation technique is compared with a classical Simulated Moving Bed (SMB) unit, for the separation of a racemic mixture of guaifenesin.Expand
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Chiral Separation of Ketoprofen Enantiomers by Preparative and Simulated Moving Bed Chromatography
The pharmaceutical industry is now directed to the market of more safety and efficient drugs, based on single enantiomers. Ketoprofen, still used as a racemic pharmaceutical drug, belongs to theExpand
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Chiral separation of flurbiprofen enantiomers by preparative and simulated moving bed chromatography.
This study presents the chiral resolution of flurbiprofen enantiomers by preparative liquid chromatography using the simulated moving bed (SMB) technology. Flurbiprofen enantiomers are widely used asExpand
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Design of a gas phase simulated moving bed for propane/propylene separation
Abstract Propylene is one of the world's more important commodities. Nonetheless, its production involves an high energy demanding separation step from a propane–propylene mixture. In this work, anExpand
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Spray Drying: An Overview
Spray drying is a well-known method of particle production which comprises the transformation of a fluid material into dried particles, taking advantage of a gaseous hot drying medium, with clearExpand
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Adsorbent Evaluation Based on Experimental Breakthrough Curves: Separation of p-Xylene from C8 Isomers
The search for new adsorbents with enhanced capacity and selectivity, suitable for application on large-scale simulated moving-bed units for separation of p-xylene, requires efficient, reliable, andExpand
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Multifunctional Reactor for the Synthesis of Dimethylacetal
The synthesis of dimethylacetal (1,1-dimethoxyethane) was performed in a Simulated Moving Bed Reactor (SMBR) pilot unit LICOSEP 12-26 (Novasep, France) with 12 columns packed with the acid resinExpand
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Operation of an Industrial SMB Unit for p-xylene Separation Accounting for Adsorbent Ageing Problems
Abstract The industrial separation of p-xylene was considered by means of a standard SMB (Simulated Moving Bed) system as well as the Varicol mode of operation. Both modes of operation were simulatedExpand
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