Specialty Chemicals

Specialty Chemicals

Accelerate the optimization and discovery of high-performance chemicals with digital chemistry

With Schrödinger’s digital chemistry platform, you have the tools to develop more reliable and cost-efficient specialty chemicals with excellent performance. Leverage molecular simulation and machine learning for in silico design of novel monomers and additives that are used in plastics and rubbers, industrial coatings and paints, adhesives and personal care products, as well as catalysts used in the production of such chemicals.

Efficient digital solutions for designing and developing next-generation specialty chemicals

Improve quality and scalability of specialty chemicals

Digitally explore reaction mechanisms to optimize catalyst design and catalytic synthesis for specialty chemicals.

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Discover the best-performance chemicals for downstream products

Design new chemistries from alternative sources and identify new applications through simulating downstream products properties. Expedite new product development by screening out undesirable candidates virtually.

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Develop alternative green chemistry

Virtually simulate and screen alternative molecules from bio-sources or that have favorable life cycle behavior and predict the impact on properties of end products.

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Facilitate communications across the supply chain

Gain a better understanding of customer needs and manufacturing requirements with digital simulations of product performance. Diagnose customer issues and provide better feedback and improvement to customers.

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Accelerate the discovery of precursor chemicals

Explore numerous metal-ligand combinations for novel organometallic complexes and compute their potential as precursor chemicals for thin film deposition or etching, so as to quickly find the best candidates for lab synthesis and testing.

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Technology in action

Digital simulation can play an essential role in extracting the most value and efficiency from the earth, creating milder chemicals for the earth, and giving everyone on Earth access to clean, renewable energy.

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Resources & Webinars

Discover how Schrödinger technology is being used to solve real-world research challenges.

The Role of Digital Chemistry Across the Polymer Supply Chain

Driving the Development of Bio-Based Polymers with Molecular Simulation

Accelerating the Design of Asymmetric Catalysts with a Digital Chemistry Platform

Online certification courses

Level up your skill set in formulation modeling with our self-paced, hands-on online certification courses.

Consumer Packaged Goods Course
Consumer packaged goods
Learn how to apply Schrödinger’s software to predict key properties of simple and complex material formulations with automated workflows and machine learning models.
Online certification course: Level-up your skill set in catalysis modeling
Homogeneous catalysis & reactivity
Learn how to apply industry-leading computational software to predict key properties of organic and organometallic compounds, determine transition state, and generate reaction profiles with automated workflows and machine learning models.

Software and services to meet your organizational needs

Software Platform

Deploy digital materials discovery workflows with a comprehensive and user-friendly platform grounded in physics-based molecular modeling, machine learning, and team collaboration.

Research Services

Leverage Schrödinger’s expert computational scientists to assist at key stages in your materials discovery and development process.

Support & Training

Access expert support, educational materials, and training resources designed for both novice and experienced users.