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Editorial board


  • A. Brückner
    Leibniz Institute for Catalysis, Rostock, Germany
  • J.-F. Carpentier
    Rennes 1 University, Rennes, France
  • A.M. Efstathiou
    University of Cyprus Department of Chemistry, Nicosia, Cyprus
  • G.J. Hutchings
    Cardiff University Cardiff School of Chemistry, Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • J.A. Lercher
    Technical University of Munich Chair I for Technical Chemistry, Garching, Germany
  • J.C.S. Wu
    National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Yi-Jun Xu PhD
    Fuzhou University, Fuzhou, China

Editorial Board

  • A.A. Adesina
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • J. Barrault
    University of Poitiers, Poitiers, France
  • E.A. Blekkan
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
  • J. Caro
    Leibniz University Hanover, Hannover, Germany
  • Y-W. Chen
    National Central University, Taoyuan City, Taiwan
  • V.R. Choudhary
    National Chemical Laboratory CSIR, Pune, India
  • S.S.C. Chuang
    University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, United States
  • C. Claver
    Universitat Rovira i Virgili--Sescelades Campus, Tarragona, Spain
  • R. Gomez
    Iztapalapa Metropolitan Autonomous University Department of Chemistry, Mexico City, Mexico
  • S.B. Halligudi
    National Chemical Laboratory CSIR, Pune, India
  • Z.P. Hao PhD
    Research Centre for Eco-Environmental Sciences Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
  • J.S.J. Hargreaves
    University of Glasgow, Department of Chemistry, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • F. Joó
    University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary
  • A.F. Lee
    RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • B. Lücke
    Leibniz Institute for Catalysis, Rostock, Germany
  • R. Luque
    University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain
  • K. Mashima
    Osaka University Graduate School of Engineering Science School of Engineering Science, Toyonaka, Japan
  • E. Monflier
    Unit of Catalysis and Solid State Chemistry Artois Branch, Béthune, France
  • A. Mortreux
    Graduate National School of Chemistry of Lille, Villeneuve d'Ascq, France
  • J. Pérez-Ramírez
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland
  • P. Praserthdam
    Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
  • A. Sayari
    University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • J. Schwank
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
  • M.S. Scurrell
    University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
  • B.H. Shanks
    Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States
  • G.B. Shul'pin
    Russian Academy of Sciences, Moskva, Russian Federation
  • I.K. Song
    Seoul National University School of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Seoul, Korea, Republic of
  • V. Subramani
    BP America Inc Naperville, Naperville, Illinois, United States
  • D. Uner
    Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
  • J.G. de Vries
    DSM Resolve, Geleen, Netherlands
  • J.-C. Zhao
    Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
  • M.M. Ziolek
    Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland