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Clara Immerwahr Award 2015

On Friday 13, 2015, Dr. Anna Company Casadevall of the University of Girona was honoured  by UniCat. She received the 2015 Clara Immerwahr Award.

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Hans-Joachim Freund: Boudart Award for the Advancement of Catalysis

The North American Catalysis Society and the European Federation of Catalysis Societies have announced that UniCat Prof


Schrödinger Medal for UniCat Professor

The World Association of Theoretical and Computational Chemists (WATOC) is awarding the 2015 Schrödinger medal to Helmut


Peter Hegemann elected as a member of the National Academy of Science and Engineering

UniCat Professor Peter Hegemann has been elected as a member of the German National Academy of Science and Engineering

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is a Cluster of Excellence within the framework of the Excellence Initiative researching the economically important field of catalysis.
About 240 chemists, physicists, biologists and engineers of 4 universities and 2 Max Planck research institutes are involved in Berlin and Potsdam.