Welcome to the 18th Nordic Symposium on Catalysis (NSC), 2018 in Copenhagen



26-08-2018: The organizing committee looks forward to seeing you today. The book of abstracts is now online, see here.


16-08-2018: The program is now online, see here.


15-06-2018: The deadline for registration at Early Bird rate has been extende to July 1


30-05-2018: Tenetative program avaliable, see here.


08-05-2018: Abstract notifications sent out to all abstract submitters. Poster presentations still avaliable, see Late abstracts menu.


01-04-2018: Abstract submission deadline extended to April 15, 2018.


The Organizing Committee invite you to participate in the 18th Nordic Symposium on Catalysis to be held in Copenhagen, August 26-28, 2018. The NSC conference series is biannual and organized within the Nordic Catalysis Society framework.

The aim of the conference is to create a breeding ground for ideas by ensuring meetings between researchers and catalyst developers, from academy as well as industry, within all aspects of catalysis.

The conference will cover catalysis broadly and will be organized with plenary lectures, Berzelius lecture and parallel sessions with Nordic keynote lectures and accepted oral contributions covering aspects from theory and modelling to applied science and engineering.

The conference language will be English.


Photos: Tuala Hjarnø and Thomas Rousing. Copenhagen Media Center 


Important dates:

Deadline for abstract submission: April 1, 2018 April 15, 2018

Notification on abstract acceptance: May 15, 2018

Preliminary programme available: May 30, 2018

Deadline for early bird registration: June 15, 2018 July 1, 2018


Confirmed Plenary Speakers:

Prof. Emiel Hensen, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands

Prof. Jan-Dierk Grunwaldt, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

Berzelius Prize Winner 2018 Assoc. Prof. Riikka Puurunen, Aalto University, Finland


Conference Fee:
The conference fee is DKK 3,500 (until June 15, 2018) or DKK 4,500 (after June 15, 2018) and covers refreshments during scientific sessions and coffee breaks, lunches, welcome reception, conference dinner as well as conference materials. 


Conference Papers:
Accepted contributions can be submitted as articles for publication in a special issue of the peer-reviewed journal Topics in Catalysis.


18th Nordic Symposium on Catalysis, Copenhagen, August 26-28, 2018