Marvin DeTar

Consulting Research and Development Chemist
Certificate # 910
Molecular Technologies, LTD
1880 Ridgewick Dr.
Wickliffe, OH 44092-0094
Phone #: 440-944-8140
Cell #: 440-488-2326
Chemical process technology management consultant, patent application producer, forensics and expert witness consultant. Molecular Technologies, Ltd is a technology management consulting company incorporated in 1999. Major successes have been made in improving process yields, in producing patents within client teams and in both synthesis and analysis work in organic and inorganic chemistries. Molecular Technologies, Ltd has discovered prior art that others have missed and performs general management consulting for clients. Expert witness testimonials and patent examination work have helped other clients, too.

Specializing In:

Polymer chemistry, alkylation reactions, analysis, emulsion stabilization, formulation, inhibitor, inorganic, literature, medicinal, metathesis, multi-step organic, organometallic, patent, photochemistry and synthesis chemistries.


PhD, Chemistry, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, 1978.
MS, Chemistry, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1973.
BS, Chemistry, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, 1971

Previous Experience:

Molecular Technologies, LTD. Consulting services and chemical R&D 1999-Present.

–Perform technology transfer; synthesis and quality control of fine chemicals, polymer synthesis and polymer modification. Improve multiple component products.
–Perform intermediate and product analysis, equipment and testing validations, insert manufacturing procedures, do personnel and process audits.
–Select project targets, perform literature, patent and database searches, plan synthetic routes, perform analytical procedures, purify and test products.

Star Bronze Company, Inc., Research Associate, 2003-2005; International Lubricants, Inc. Director of R&D, 2000-2001.

Engaged in Consulting Practice Since:

Consulting For: Coatings Client, Cosmetic Ingredient Manufacturer, Detergent Manufacturer, Law Firm, Liquid Crystal Company, Lubrication Manufacturer, Medicinal Chemicals Firm, Pharmaceutical House, Fine Chemicals Manufacturer, Other Consulting Firms.

Publications & Patents:

A dozen US patents covering polymer chemistry, emulsifiers, specialty lubricant additives, catalysts and catalysis and ten publications covering fine chemical, multi-step organic and organometallic chemistry toward strategic pharmaceutical intermediate syntheses.

Scope of Activities:

Consultation, research, development, synthesis, market research, literature studies, formulation and procedure development, and custom synthesis. Industrial experience includes lubrication additive, lignin and cellulosics polymer, metathesis, pharmaceutical, rubber, plastic and polymer, oil seed, emulsion, and adhesive chemistries. Chemical, physical and test analysis by a wide variety of methods. Technical advisor.

Technical Societies:

American Chemical Society
American Oil Chemist’s Society
American Section of the Société de Chimie Industrielle
Chemical Heritage Foundation
American Association for the Advancement of Science.