Cardiff Catalysis Institute

We are improving the understanding of catalysis, developing new catalytic processes with industry and promoting the use of catalysis as a sustainable 21st century technology.

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Understanding the Deactivation of Gold Catalysts

17 August 2018

A new paper just published in ACS catalysis shows the deactivation pathway of single-site gold catalyst for the acetylene hydrochlorination reaction

European Federation of Catalysis Societies catalysis challenge

Research students take part in European-wide catalysis challenge

26 July 2018

Two PhD students from the School of Chemistry represent the UK in the first European Federation of Catalysis Societies young generation catalysis challenge.

Professor Graham Hutchings

Catalysis Professor on Queen’s Birthday Honours list

13 June 2018

Professor Graham Hutchings receives a CBE for chemistry and innovation

Professor Graham Hutchings in CCI lab

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Doctral training in catalysis

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