Cover image for Vol. 8 Issue 16

Editor: Michael Rowan; Editorial Board Chairs: Uwe Bornscheuer, Luis A. Oro, Bert Weckhuysen

Impact Factor: 4.724

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 29/144 (Chemistry Physical)

Online ISSN: 1867-3899

Associated Title(s): Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, Chemistry - A European Journal, ChemBioChem, ChemElectroChem, ChemPhotoChem, ChemPhysChem, ChemSusChem

Recently Published Issues

See all

Latest News

Browse more news

August 10, 2016

ChemCatChem Board Members receive Catalysis Awards

Two ChemCatChem board members have received prestigious awards at the 16th International Congress on Catalysis (ICC) in Beijing, P.R. China. Dr. David Farrusseng, IRCE Lyon, CNRS, (France) has received the International Catalysis Award 2016. He presented a Plenary Lecture entitled "Catalysis Inside a Box" at the ICC.

Prof. Paolo Fornasiero, University of Trieste (Italy) has received the Heinz Heinemann Award 2016. He presented a Plenary Lecture entitled "Hybrid Nanocatalysts for Energy Related Applications" at the ICC.

We congratulate both of them and thank them for their support!

Your Comment...

[Browse more news]

Recently Published Articles

  1. Synthesis and solid-state NMR characterization of a novel, robust, pyridyl-based immobilized Wilkinson's type catalyst with high catalytic performance

    Mohamad Srour, Sara Hadjiali, Grit Sauer, Kai Brunnengräber, Hergen Breitzke, Yeping Xu, Heiko Weidler, Hans-Heinrich Limbach, Torsten Gutmann and Gerd Buntkowsky

    Accepted manuscript online: 26 AUG 2016 09:15AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201600882

  2. Substrate-Assisted Deposition of Metal Oxides on Three-Dimensional Porous Reduced Graphene Oxide Networks as Bifunctional Hybrid Electrocatalysts for the Oxygen Evolution and Oxygen Reduction Reactions

    Mengjia Zhao, Xiaoxue Li, Long Song, Di He and Prof. Zhipan Zhang

    Version of Record online: 26 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201600562

    Thumbnail image of graphical abstract

    Bifunctional hybrid: An in situ reduction method is used to prepare 3D reduced graphene oxide (3DRGO) networks decorated with a range of mixed cobalt oxide and nickel oxide nanosheets as a new type of bifunctional catalyst for oxygen evolution and oxygen reduction. Overall, Co3O4@3DRGO shows the highest catalytic activities with an excellent stability and, as a proof-of-concept, this catalyst is used to facilitate the oxygen reactions in a Zn–air battery.

  3. Opportunities of Immobilized Homogeneous Metathesis Complexes as Prominent Heterogeneous Catalysts

    Annelies Dewaele, Prof. Francis Verpoort and Prof. Bert Sels

    Version of Record online: 25 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201600591

    Thumbnail image of graphical abstract

    A unique synergy: In this review, an overview of immobilization strategies of ruthenium alkylidenes on solid supports is given. More specifically, the main focus was set on summarizing several unique opportunities of immobilized homogeneous catalysts in metathesis transformations in terms of impact on activity, stability and product selectivity.

  4. Solvent-free synthesis of c-axis oriented ZSM-5 crystals with enhanced MTG catalytic activity

    Ziyu Liu, Dan Wu, Shu Ren, Xinqing Chen, Minghuang Qiu, Xian Wu, Chengguang Yang, Gaofeng Zeng and Yuhan Sun

    Accepted manuscript online: 25 AUG 2016 05:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201600896

  5. A High-Performance Base-Metal Approach for the Oxidative Esterification of 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural

    Yuxia Sun, Dr. Hong Ma, Xiuquan Jia, Dr. Jiping Ma, Yang Luo, Prof. Dr. Jin Gao and Prof. Dr. Jie Xu

    Version of Record online: 25 AUG 2016 | DOI: 10.1002/cctc.201600484

    Thumbnail image of graphical abstract

    A high-performance base-metal approach for oxidative esterification of biomass-derived platform 5-hydroxymethylfurfural is presented. α-MnO2/CoOx-N/C achieved a 95.6 % yield of furan-2,5-dimethylcarboxylate in the absence of basic additives.