Microwave Reactor

Microwave Reactor

Discover/Explorer12, CEM

Location  

147 Stepan Chemistry Hall

Capabilities

  • Heating rate: 2-6 ºC/second
  • Max temperature: 300 ºC; Max pressure 20 bar (300 psi); Max power: 300 W
  • Open vessel option included for reflux reactions
  • Operating volume: 0.2 – 75 mL (0.2 – 50 mL pressurized)
  • Gas purging kit

Typical Use

  • Synthesis and catalytic reactions:
    • At high solvent vapor pressure (allows to heat the reaction above solvent boiling point)
    • Under microwave irradiation
    • In supercritical fluids
    • Under inert (e.g. N2, Ar) or reactive (e.g. H2, CO) gas pressure (with gas addition kit)

Internal Hourly Rates

  • Unassisted: $26
  • Assisted: $83

External Hourly Rates

  • Unassisted: $37
  • Assisted: $99

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