ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Jerome Workman has joined UBM Americas as Senior Technical Editor of LCGC and Spectroscopy.

Workman previously served as executive vice-president of Research & Engineering at Unity Scientific and Process Sensors Corporation.  Prior to that, he held scientific and management roles at Thermo Fisher Scientific and PerkinElmer, among other companies. He is also currently a certified core adjunct professor at National University, in La Jolla, California.

“Over his career, Jerry has played a major role in defining and developing more 20 scientific instrument advancements with novel software improvements for successful commercial use for start-ups to major corporations,” said Mike Tessalone, Vice President and Group Publisher at UBM Americas’ Life Sciences Group. “His insight and experience will further enrich the strong content that LCGC and Spectroscopy provide to our audiences, online and in print.”

Workman holds more than 22 patents, he has published 475 technical publications and 18 reference books on a broad range of spectroscopy, chemometrics, and data processing techniques. He has been the co-author of the “Chemometrics in Spectroscopy” column in Spectroscopy since 1986 and a member of Spectroscopy’s Editorial Advisory Board since 1995.

About UBM Americas’ Life Sciences Group 
UBM Life Sciences is a US-based event, information, and marketing services business serving professional communities in human healthcare, veterinary medicine, and the pharmaceutical industry with an unmatched portfolio of in-person, print, and digital products. The business includes 4 trade shows, over 100 conferences, 30 publications, and over 100 digital products and websites. Reaching over 3.2 million life sciences professionals, UBM Life Sciences enables the professional communities it serves to learn, connect, and conduct business. The UBM Life Sciences portfolio is organized by UBM, which in June 2018 combined with Informa PLC to become a leading B2B information services group and the largest B2B Events organizer in the world. To learn more and for the latest news and information, visit www.ubm.com and www.informa.com.

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UBM Americas – Life Sciences Group
Amy Erdman                                                      
203.523.7041