July 2021

Even it was a year of dealing with a Pandemic, we could manage something in Cluscat. Like an overview:

July 2020

Marshall Plan Scholarship (USA) for Vera! She will go for a research stage at Prof. Christine Aikens lab. (Kansas State University), once the COVID would allow it. Congratulations Vera!!!!

June 2020

Back Cover page for Vera’s paper in Nanoscale!



June 2020

We welcome our new team members! Sarah Reindl who will do her Bachelor Thesis with us and Ana María Martínez, who will do her Praktikum.

May 2020

Stephan’s paper accepted in ACS Catalysis!


February 2020

Vera and Noelia were in Galveston Texas, at the GRC conference on “Atomically Precise Nanochemistry”. Noelia like Discussion Leader and Vera with a poster that got Poster Award Mention.

December 2019

Stephan is back! He was 9 months working in Prof. Negishi group at the Tokyo University of Science (Japan). Wecolme! 🙂

October 2019

FemChem Scientific Workshop! Irene and Vera did great presentations!

September 2019

Month of talks at the Chemitage (Linz, Austria) and at the ISMPC (Xiamen, China)

New PhD visiting student!!! Irene López from the ITQ-Valencia (Spain)

August 2019

ClusCAT in the Europacat Conference in Aachen (Germany). Three Oral Communications by Clara, Vera and Noelia! http://europacat2019.eu/

11th July 2019

Clara has been awarded with the TU  grant to buy her new computer!!!

July 2019

Noelia has been awarded with  the : MONATSHEFTE FÜR CHEMIE – WISSENSCHAFTSPREIS
She will give the talk at the Chemitage in September

June 2019

 “Best performance award” in the category of catalysis, at the Vienna young Scientists Symposium 2019 for Clara!

All ClusCAT were actively participating at the VSS2019

April-May 2019

We welcome Joseba Lizarazu from UPV (Spain) and  Ibuki Kobayashi from Tokyo University of Science (Japan) that will be with us for some months doing their Master Thesis!!!

April 2019

Noelia goes to Tokyo to visit Prof. Negishi and Prof. Tsukuda groups.

Two seminars :
Department Seminar at Tokyo University of Science
Zasshikai seminar 1778th, Department of Chemistry, The University of Tokyo

December 2019

ClusCAT wins the Christmas Tree Competition!

November 2018

Another Award for Vera!!! TU Wien news
The master thesis from Vera has been awarded by the Austrian Chemical Society (Göch)

November 2018

Welcome, Yukari!!! She is a visiting student from Prof. Y.Negishi Group (Tokyo University of Science).

October 2018

Congratulations to Vera Truttmann!!!
She got the “Diplomarbeitspreise der Stadt Wien 2018

May 2018

Prof. Fernando Rey and Prof. Eduardo A. Palomares from ITQ Valencia visited our labs and gave great seminars inside the Foxsi and Solid4Fun program. We were also able to enjoy the Viennese cafe and Heurige!

March 2018

Prof. Yuichi Negishi from Tokyo University of Science visited our labs and gave a great seminar inside the Solid4Fun program. Not only was science, but we could also do some sightseeing and showed him Wien!!!

December 2017

Stephan and Vera had the Master Thesis Exam! Master Finished!! Congratulations!! Good job!

September 2017

Stephan Pollitt got the PCCP award of the best poster presentation at the European Conference on Catalysis (Europacat 2017) in Florence (Italy).

August 2017

Noelia Barrabes co-chair in the ISMPC-17 Conference in Ascona (Switzerland). All the ClusCAT group was involved in the conference that meets the monolayer protected metal cluster community. https://ismpc17.blogspot.co.at