Dimensions for the Chemical Industry

Speed up chemistry knowledge discovery, with the world’s largest scientific research database

To stay ahead in chemical R&D you need accurate, up-to-date research information delivered at speed.

Dimensions provides the most comprehensive view of the whole research landscape, supporting the discovery and development of materials and applications, and delivers the insights you need. It’s the only service that extracts data across the full research lifecycle, with more data than any other provider. 

“Disrupting before we get disrupted… Dimensions allows us to keep ahead of emerging technology and then understand if it is applicable [with] the data and information to investigate further”


Game-changing advantages

Drive commercial growth

Discover the latest manufacturing methods to make cost and efficiency savings. Diversify your portfolio and maximize the output of your existing resources by quickly finding:

Sharpen your strategy

Identify gaps in your knowledge and discover information you didn’t know you didn’t know. Easily monitor trends in the research landscape and co-create custom dashboards to:

  • Observe early trend analysis
  • Conduct start-up profiling
  • Scope the latest outputs through competitive analysis, and more

Find more of what you need, fast

We leave no stone unturned. Even complex queries deliver results in seconds. 

Explore the whole research lifecycle across patents, grants, clinical trials, datasets and policy documents.

Our chemistry registry contains over 150 million compounds. And, with over 70% of publications available with full-text indexing, you will discover more relevant information than anywhere else.

Increase innovation

Easily conduct horizon scanning to see the trends in demand; make product development faster and more accurate. Stay on top of the latest technological developments from across the world with analysis of auto-translated patents. Discover under-researched areas of potential interest, and identify leading researchers and organisations to collaborate with.

Miss nothing

Make accurate, evidence-based decisions with confidence, as you uncover information you weren’t aware of, with semantic analysis tools and ontologies that find data overlooked by other tools.
Perform gap analysis to find knowledge that could help you discover the next game-changing material; identify underexplored areas of materials research and manufacturing; and create powerful visualizations from high-quality, connected datasets. Our customized dashboards ensure you can see all critical information at a glance.

Our customers

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Your organization’s needs are unique, so we take a personal approach to helping you. Our friendly team will consult and work with you to make sure you get the very best from Dimensions.