Can we fundamentally change the way we make molecules by developing new reactivity concepts and catalysts to make synthesis efficient, cheap, and quick?
Can new technology strategies lead to a step change in how we discover new reactions and catalysts, optimize processes, and manufacture value-added products?
Are novel functionalized materials capable of performing as efficient catalysts to improve industrially important processes?
Can we develop catalytic processes that convert renewable resource feedstock’s into new chemicals and fuels?
Is catalysis capable of delivering energy efficient processes for the fine chemical production?
Can we unlock the catalytic efficacy of enzymes beyond their native function to dramatically expand the biocatalysis toolbox of synthetic transformations?