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Accelerating synthesis planning for heterogeneous catalysis
Team portrait, from left to right: Manu Suvarna, Prof. Javier Pérez-Ramírez, Dr. Sharon Mitch...
Recipients of 2023 Young Talents Fellowship
We’re excited to announce the six recipients of our 2023 Young Talents Fellowship, who will c...
Recipients of 2023 Turbo Grants
We are thrilled to announce the recipients of our first edition of the NCCR Catalysis Turbo Gra...
SCNAT Platform Chemistry Ethics Series 2023 ETH Zurich workshop
The 2023 SCNAT Platform Chemistry Ethics Series at ETH Zurich is organized by SCNAT, ETH Zurich...
Science communication seminar with Dr. Fernando Gomollón-Bel
We have the pleasure of welcoming Dr. Fernando Gomollón-Bel for a science communication semina...
NCCR Catalysis Annual Retreat 2023
On March 27-29 2023, NCCR Catalysis held its Annual Retreat in Lucerne, Switzerland. We welcome...
Launch of Turbo Grant
In March 2023, we launched our spin-off support program, the NCCR Catalysis Turbo Grant. With t...
Release of statement by Director Prof. Javier Pérez-Ramírez
We are excited to release a statement by NCCR Catalysis Director Prof. Javier Pérez-Ramírez f...
Arnold (Abel) Gimeno joins as Administrative Assistant
Arnold (Abel) Gimeno joined our Project Office team in February as Administrative Assistant. He...
Kjell Jorner starts as Assistant Professor of Digital Chemistry
Prof. Kjell Jorner was appointed in May 2022 as Assistant Professor of Digital Chemistry at ETH...
Romain Graux joins as Data Officer
Romain Graux joined our Project Office team in January as Data Officer. He recently completed h...
SCNAT Platform Chemistry Ethics Series 2022 EPFL workshop
The 2022 re-launch of the SCNAT Platform Chemistry Ethics Series at EPFL was organized by SCNAT...
Recipients of 2022 Young Talents Fellowship
We’re excited to announce the six recipients of our 2022 Young Talents Fellowship, who will c...
SCNAT Platform Chemistry Ethics Series 2022 ETH Zurich workshop
The 2022 re-launch of the SCNAT Platform Chemistry Ethics Series at ETH Zurich was organized by...
NCCR Catalysis Annual Event 2022
On June 9-10 2022, NCCR Catalysis held its first Annual Event at ETH Zurich, Campus Hönggerber...
Release of video on sustainability of chemicals through the lens of planetary boundaries
We had a great time shooting a video with the teams of Prof. Javier Pérez-Ramírez and Prof. G...
Launch of short explainer animation
We're excited to launch a short animation to introduce NCCR Catalysis to the broad public and t...
Promotions for Prof. Raffaella Buonsanti and Prof. Bill Morandi
Prof. Raffaella Buonsanti, Core PI at EPFL and Work Package 3 Coordinator at NCCR Catalysis, wa...
Seminar on publishing data sets in online digital repositories
In this seminar, the NCCR Catalysis Project Office will present the program's strategy for fulf...
Ajdin Zekjiri joins as Administrative Assistant
Ajdin Zekjiri joined our Project Office as Administrative Assistant in February, and is our tea...
Sandmeyer 2022 Award for the IBM RXN for Chemistry team
The Sandmeyer Award by the Swiss Chemical Society is presented to a team or an individual for o...
Swiss Green & Sustainable Chemistry Award 2022 for Prof. Xile Hu
The Swiss Green & Sustainable Chemistry Award was implemented by the Swiss Chemical Society...
NCCR Catalysis PIs among Clarivate’s 2021 list of Highly Cited Researchers
Prof. Maksym Kovalenko, Core PI at ETH Zurich, and Prof. Xile Hu, Core PI at EPFL, ranked among...
Ryoji Noyori Prize for Prof. Erick M. Carreira
The Ryoji Noyori Prize by Takasago International Corporation and administered by the Society of...
Rössler Prize and Max Planck Fellowship for Prof. Andreas Krause
The Rössler Prize by ETH Zurich is awarded to promising young scientists in the middle of an a...
Summer School on Catalysis and Sustainable Chemistry
The Swiss Summer School 2021: Catalysis and Sustainable Chemistry is co-organized by the Swiss ...
Robert K. Grasselli Award for Prof. Javier Pérez-Ramírez
The 2021 EFCATS Robert K. Grasselli Award for Catalysis honours outstanding theoretical and exp...
Dr. Philippe Schwaller appointed as Tenure-Track Assistant Professor
Postdoctoral researcher Dr. Philippe Schwaller was appointed as Tenure-Track Assistant Professo...
European Inventor Award for Prof. Robert Grass and Prof. Wendelin Stark
With the European Inventor Award, the European Patent Office honours individual inventors and t...
Lauren Gamp joins as Knowledge and Technology Transfer Officer
Lauren Gamp joined our Management Team as Knowledge and Technology Transfer (KTT) Officer in Ju...
Coblentz Award for Prof. Sandra Luber
The Coblentz Award by the Coblentz Society is presented annually to an outstanding young molecu...
Summer school on big data and machine learning for chemistry
The Summer School on Big Data and Machine Learning for Chemistry is co-organized by EPFL and ET...
Dan Maydan Prize for Prof. Maksym Kovalenko
The Dan Maydan Prize is awarded yearly to emerging and outstanding young scientists from Israel...
Heilbronner-Hückel Lectureship Award for Prof. Clémence Corminboeuf
The Heilbronner-Hückel Lecture Series is a joint initiative by the Gesellschaft Deutscher Chem...
Prof. Jeremy Luterbacher now Associate Professor
Prof. Jeremy S. Luterbacher, a Core PI of NCCR Catalysis and previously Tenure Track Assistant ...
Dr. Margaret Faul Award 2021 for Prof. Cristina Nevado
The Dr. Margaret Faul Award for Women in Chemistry is awarded to young woman within the first 1...
Prof. Thomas Ward awarded 2021 ACS Catalysis Lectureship
The ACS Catalysis Lectureship for the Advancement of Catalytic Science is awarded to an individ...
Prof. Raffaella Buonsanti awarded Werner Prize 2021
The Werner Prize by the Swiss Chemical Society is awarded to promising young scientists for out...
Project Office is operative
The NCCR Catalysis Project Office is now operative. It consists of Dr. Marie Francine Lagadec (...
Launch of NCCR Catalysis
We're delighted to announce the launch of the NCCR Catalysis, which is funded by the Swiss Nati...