Umicore PMC Blogs
Best of Both Worlds: how academia and industry can create more fruitful academia-industry partnerships
Viktoria Gessner and Angelino Doppiu shared their thoughts in The Medicine Maker on how industry and academia can work together to break down the silos and create a new R&D ecosystem where both sectors can thrive
Philip Wheeler shares insights about the future of catalysis
At Umicore PMC, we are readily investing the latest innovations. Chemistry Today spoke with our Business Develop Manager, Philip Wheeler.
The Medicine Maker Roundtable Blog - Part 5
Discover why pharmaceutical companies should consider cross-coupling for their synthetic processes.
The Medicine Maker Roundtable Blog - Part 4
Hear from three experts on cross-coupling about how catalysis research is relevant towards the chemical industry.
The Medicine Maker Roundtable Blog - Part 3
Learn how catalyst businesses are supported by the pharmaceutical industry overcome modern challenges from Philipp Oczipka, Nilay Hazari and Viktoria Gessner.
The Medicine Maker Roundtable Blog - Part 2
Philipp Oczipka, Nilay Hazari and Viktoria Gessner discuss the future of cross-coupling chemistry and the implications it has for the chemicals industry.
The Medicine Maker Roundtable Blog – Part 1
Philipp Oczipka, Nilay Hazari and Viktoria Gessner explore how cross-coupling catalysis has changed in The Medicine Maker and Umicore PMC’s roundtable.
Chemistry World Up to the Challenge summary
How can chemistry catalyse change and accelerate sustainable development? - Christophe Le Ret and Natalia Agüeros discuss Umicore’s approach to sustainable development in Chemistry World
Executive summary: Oxidation-Reduction
Explore the foundations, importance and future of chemistries and industries that use both reduction and oxidation reactions, and discover how Umicore’s offerings can help enhance your processes.
Executive Summary: YPhos ligands
Discover the chemistry behind Professor Viktoria Gessner’s YPhos ligands and find out what these phosphines can offer to your cross-coupling catalysis.
Executive summary: Cross-Coupling
Explore the foundations, importance and future of cross-coupling reactions, and discover how Umicore’s offerings can help enhance your processes.
In conversation with YPhos ligand pioneer, Viktoria Gessner
We spoke with our collaborator and chair of Inorganic Chemistry at Ruhr-Bochum University, Professor Viktoria Gessner, about her work ...
Executive Summary: Alkene Metathesis
Alkene metathesis is an innovative catalytic reaction that provides a versatile method to build molecules through carbon-carbon bond formation. In this blog post, we’ll discuss the importance of this cutting-edge technology...
Nilay Hazari, shares his thoughts on ‘The Rational Design of Precatalysts for Cross-Coupling and Related Reactions’
To learn more about innovative technology, Nilay Hazari, Yale Professor of Chemistry, discussed at our Catalysis Symposium (2019) how his research group utilises pioneering tools to rationally design precatalysts for cross-coupling reactions.
Philip Wheeler, shares his insights into ‘Bond Disconnections Enabled by Metathesis’
We hosted the inaugural ‘Umicore Catalysis Symposium’ featuring a renowned line-up of industry thought leaders where Philip Wheeler shared his insights into ‘Bond Disconnections Enabled by Metathesis’...
A drug developer’s guide to enhancing catalytic processes
As part of Chemistry World’s digital supplement, Forefront of Pharma, our colleagues, Dirk Rickert and Philip Wheeler, shared their thoughts on Umicore’s closed-loop approach to catalysis...
Christophe Le Ret, discusses Umicore’s commitment to sustainability with Chemicals Knowledge Hub
At Umicore PMC, sustainability is at the heart of our offerings. Chemicals Knowledge Hub spoke with our Global Marketing Manager, Christophe Le Ret.
Catalysis & chemical Bonds that make us stronger
Chemical and pharma industry is built on collaboration that draws on a wide range of expertise to develop innovative materials, compounds and components ...