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MATRIC is an independent, non-profit research and development firm.

MATRIC’s deep technical heritage and uncommon lab and pilot plant facilities provide the talent and resources that chemical and energy companies need to develop, improve and scale chemical processes while minimizing cost and risk.

Organizations needing advanced systems or software development services can better manage schedule and cost by working with MATRIC and, simultaneously, tap into MATRIC’s expertise in turning data into actionable knowledge.

Technical Engineering

Powerful, proven and established technology development and improvement methodologies to increase return on investment.

Advanced Software Technologies

Experience and capabilities to reduce software and systems development risks while controlling schedule and costs.

  • Dana L. JividenDana L. Jividen
    Dana Jividen has been involved in a wide range of laboratory operations over his 20+ years at Union Carbide, Dow Chemical, and MATRIC. He also has experience in a variety of analytical techniques. Processes he has worked on include hydrogenation, ethoxylation, hydroformylation, carbonylation, and acrylic acid production. He has experience with heterogeneous, homogeneous, multiphase, and […]

MATRIC MATTERS: Homogeneous Catalytic Carbonylation

A client had discovered a novel carbonylation catalyst and had carried out batch reactions on a small laboratory scale. However, important questions remained regarding the potential for operating as a continuous process, such as catalyst life and the [...]

MATRIC MATTERS: Ethoxylation

A customer had prepared small amounts of novel products derived from ethylene oxide in laboratory studies, but needed larger quantities of these materials. MATRIC installed a larger pressure reactor with process controls for safe operation. After thorough safety [...]