CAT Catalytic Center Aachen

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CAT Catalytic Center is a place, where researchers from universities and industry come together to perform basic research in the area of catalysis. CAT Catalytic Center is funded by the two partners RWTH Aachen University and Covestro. This cooperative research organization provides participating researchers an ideal forum to generate ideas and discover new avenues of research into future applications.

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"CAT Catalytic Center is a unique place where outstanding scientists translate science into innovation."
PD Dr. Thomas E. Müller
Head of CAT Catalytic Center

"CAT Catalytic Center clearly demonstrates how basic research and industrial technology needs to be integrated to develop products and processes for tomorrow and the day after."
Prof. Dr. Andreas Pinkwart, Rector of HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
Former Minister for Innovation, Science, Research and Technology of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia

"The cooperation with Covestro allows us to intensify our expertise in catalysis and expand it as a main area of research."
Prof. Dr. Ernst Schmachtenberg
Rector of RWTH Aachen University