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IRCELYON brings together all competences in heterogeneous catalysis over the Lyon area and forms the largest catalysis laboratory in France and Europe. It includes a permanent research staff of 95 members from CNRS and University and as many PhD students, post-docs, and invited scientists from all over the world.

IRCELYON includes 5 research groups supported by a platform of state-of-the-art equipments and helped by an efficient technical and administrative logistics. The research activities, at the very heart of sustainable development, are essentially devoted to energy, environment and green chemistry.

Widely opens to industrial and international collaborations, IRCELYON conducts cooperative projects with more than thirty countries and works in close collaboration with a large number of industrial partners from France and abroad.

Waiting for your visit at IRCELYON, welcome to browse this web site and discover our competences and your future partners.