Avelino Corma#


Avelino Corma
Email:acorma 'at' itq.upv.es
Membership Number:1724
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:SPAIN
Section:CHEMICAL SCIENCES
Username:acorma
Elected:1996
Homepage: http://www.upv.es/itq






Present and Previous Positions
  • 1990 - Founder and Director of Instituto de Tecnología Química (CSIC) Universidad Politécnica de Valencia
  • 1987- Research Professor, Int. Catálisis y Petroleoquímica (CSIC), Madrid (Spain)
  • 1979-1986 Scientific Researcher, Int. Catálisis y Petroleoquímica (CSIC), Madrid (Spain)
  • 1977-1979 PostDoc, Queen’s University, Canada
  • 1976 Ph. D. Universidad Complutense de Madrid
  • 1973 B.S.C. Universidad de Valencia (Spain)

Fields of Scholarship
  • Heterogeneous catalysis
  • Microporous materials as catalysts
  • Mesoporous materials as catalysts
  • Hibrid organic-inorganic catalysts

Honours and Awards
  • Dupont Award on “Materials Science” (1995)
  • Spain National Award (1995)
  • F. Ciapetta Award of the North American Catalysis Society (1998)
  • King Jaime I Award on “New Technologies” (2000)
  • F. Gault European Award on “Catalysis” (2001)
  • Houdry Award of the North American Catalysis Society (2002)
  • Breck Award of the International Zeolite Association (2004)
  • Gold Medal of the Royal Society of Chemistry of Spain (2005)
  • National Award on Science and Technology of México (2006)
  • Alwin Mittasch Prize of Dechema (2006)
  • Boudart Award in Advanced Catalysis (2009) given by the North American and European Catalysis Societies
  • A.V. Humboldt Research Award (2009)
  • Eni Award 2010


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