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.

Latest news

innovation award for gold catalyst

Global innovation award for gold catalyst

9 November 2015

Cardiff Catalysis Institute picks up global award for developing a pioneering new catalyst to manufacture vinyl chloride

Peter Williams Memorial Seminar

7 October 2015

Members of the CCI, Cardiff School of Chemistry and industry join to remember Dr Peter Williams

Richard Catlow

Welcome to Professor Richard Catlow FRS

24 September 2015

The CCI and School of Chemistry are very pleased to welcome a new member onto the academic staff.

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