Welcome to the Cluster of Excellence UniCat



Research for raw material change: UniCat-BASF Joint Lab „BasCat“ established

Today, the Cluster of Excellence UniCat and BASF SE have opened up the new joint lab BasCat at TU Berlin.

There, 17 sci


Spin-out DexLeChem is among the first startup companies to be chosen by Bayer Pharma as a strategic partner

The high-tech startup DexLeChem has rent its own laboratory and office space in this first life-science centre for entre


Citation rankings in the field of protein research – high placement for UniCat member, Patrick Scheerer

In the newest ranking from the journal, Laborjournal, Dr. Patrick Scheerer from the Institute of Medical Physics from th

more News




● Lettering in red type = Events Organized or Coorganized by UniCat
● Lettering in green type = For Your Interest: External Events Concerning Catalysis

more Events


is a Cluster of Excellence within the framework of the Excellence Initiative researching the economically important field of catalysis.
About 240 chemists, physicists, biologists and engineers of 4 universities and 2 Max Planck research institutes are involved in Berlin and Potsdam.