Tag Archives: continuous processing

Upcoming Continuous Flow Chemistry Events

Regular visitors to this blog will be familiar with recent continuous flow chemistry events in what I consider to be a very exciting, fast-developing area of chemistry. When I was reading the recent blog post regarding the upcoming Pfizer Flow Technology Expo, I thought about other upcoming flow chemistry events, including: Continue reading

What is Continuous Flow Chemistry?

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Continuous flow chemistry is widely used in the chemical and petrochemical markets, and has been for decades.  The continuous flow chemistry production methodology has been gaining interest in pharmaceutical R&D due to: Continue reading

Process Development Conference, Weggis, Switzerland

I am happy to announce that the 18th International Process Development Conference (IPDC) will be held September 25 to September 29, 2011 in Weggis, Switzerland.  This year’s conference will focus on workflows from compound development to manufacturing in the pharmaceutical, fine and specialty chemical industries: Continue reading

4th Annual Uniqsis Flow Chemistry Symposium

Uniqsis British ConsulateBy no means am I a flow chemistry expert, but as probably the case for many other chemists, continuous processing has piqued my interest over the past few years. Continue reading

Challenges of Continuous Flow Chemistry

During the recent online seminar – Application of the ReactIR Flow Cell to Continous Processing Technology, Professor Steven Ley discussed the challenges of continuous flow chemistry.  According to Professor Ley, one of the main challenges of continuous flow chemistry is real-time inline reaction monitoring for gaining additional control over reactions, especially when dealing with multistep synthesis sequences.

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Symposium on Green Processing in the Pharmaceutical & Fine Chemical Industries

Last week, John Tedesco and I had the privilege to attend the 3rd International Symposium on Green Processing in the Pharmaceutical & Fine Chemical Industries in Boston, MA. Continue reading

ReactIR Flow Cell: A New Analytical Tool for Continuous Flow Chemical Processing

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Developments in continuous flow chemistry: an article by Professor Steven Ley of Cambridge University was just published on the OPRD (ACS) website.

Citation:

ReactIR Flow Cell: A New Analytical Tool for Continuous Flow Chemical Processing.
Catherine F. Carter†, Heiko Lange†, Steven V. Ley*†, Ian R. Baxendale†, Brian Wittkamp‡, Jon G. Goode§ and Nigel L. Gaunt§

† Innovative Technology Centre, University of Cambridge.
, ‡ Mettler-Toledo AutoChem, U.S.A.
, § Mettler-Toledo AutoChem, UK.

Org. Process Res. Dev., Article ASAP
DOI: 10.1021/op900305v
Publication Date (Web): February 1, 2010
Copyright © 2010 American Chemical Society

Congratulations to 17th IPDC Award Winners: Best Paper Award presented to Dr. Martin Johnson of Eli Lilly

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Martin Johnson, Eli Lilly

METTLER TOLEDO is pleased to announce that Dr. Martin D. Johnson of Eli Lilly won the award for Best Paper at the 17th International Process Development Conference (IPDC).

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17th International Process Development Conference – registration is open

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The 17th International Process Development Conference will be held in Baltimore, Maryland, USA from May 16-19, 2010.

The International Process Development Conference (IPDC) is an annual meeting, hosted by METTLER TOLEDO, which brings together industrial and academic researchers focused on chemical and pharmaceutical process research, scale-up, and manufacturing.

Past conferences have received extremely high marks for the value of the information shared by industry and the quality networking opportunities. Registration discounts are available for university researchers and for users of METTLER TOLEDO automated lab reactors and process analytical technologies.

Conference agenda will include sessions on:

  • Chemical Process Research
  • Crystallization
  • Process Safety & Process Scale-up
  • Process Analytical Technology (PAT) and Quality by Design (QbD)
  • Continuous Processing
  • Emerging Research with Controlled Reactors and Process Analytics
  • For more information

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