Professor Magnus Nydén
Global Chief Scientist, Nouryon Chemicals Holding B.V.
Professor Magnus Nyden is a Physical Chemist with a PhD in NMR spectroscopy related to soft materials applications. He later combined physical chemistry, material science and mathematics for solving problems related to industrial materials and processes. Since 2017 he is the Global Chief Scientist at Nouryon and he comes from academic positions as head of department at University College London between 2015-2017, the director of the Ian Wark Research Institute at the University of South Australia between 2012-2015 and before that he was a professor at Chalmers University of technology. He has 10 patents, 160 publications, an H-index of 36 and has started three businesses during his academic career.