Catalysis Video History Series

The his­to­ry of Catal­y­sis Video Series presents his­tor­i­cal lec­tures from nation­al catal­y­sis meet­ings from the 1930’s to the present. We are spon­sored and part of the North Amer­i­can Catal­y­sis Soci­ety. Most of the post­ed videos were made by Pro­fes­sor Burt Davis from the Uni­ver­si­ty of Ken­tucky who cap­tured them over more than 30 years.

Video History of Catalysis: YouTube Channel — Video Link »

Video History of Catalysis — Link »

60 Year ICC Anniversary: Historical Figures of Catalysis — Video Link »

Video Excerpts from the 20th NAM

  • 20th NAM Houdry Award Lec­ture
    A dis­cus­sion of trans­la­tion of zeo­lite dis­cov­ery into com­mer­cial cat­a­lyst and adsor­bent use
    Dr. Stacey I. Zones, Chevron Tex­a­co
    Video Link »
  • 20th NAM Boudart Award Lec­ture
    Prob­ing Cat­a­lyst Struc­ture-Per­for­mance Rela­tion­ships through Stud­ies of Reac­tion Mech­a­nism and Kinet­ics
    Pro­fes­sor Alex T. Bell, UC Berke­ley
    Video Link »
  • 20th NAM Emmett Award Lec­ture
    Ratio­nal Mod­i­fi­ca­tion of Active Sites on Het­ero­ge­neous Cat­a­lysts
    Pro­fes­sor Robert J. Davis, Uni­ver­si­ty of Vir­ginia
    Video Link »
  • 20th NAM Ple­nary Lec­ture
    The new syn­gas con­ver­sion busi­ness: oppor­tu­ni­ties and chal­lenges
    Dr. Theo Fleisch, BP
    Video Link »
  • 20th NAM Ple­nary Lec­ture
    Design and appli­ca­tions of olefin metathe­sis cat­a­lysts
    Pro­fes­sor Robert H. Grubbs, Cal­i­for­nia Insti­tute of Tech­nol­o­gy
    Video Link »
  • 20th NAM Acknowl­edge­ments
    Acknowl­edge­ments by Pro­fes­sor Ker­ry Doo­ley, Chair of the Hous­ton NAM meet­ing and Dr. Yun-Feng Chang, Fund Rais­ing Com­mit­tee — Exxon­Mo­bil Chem­i­cals
    Video Link »


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