Ib Chorkendorff

Director The Villum Center for the science of sustainable fuels and chemicals
Technical University of Denmark

Prof. Ib Chorkendorff is currently head of the section Surface Physics and Catalysis (SURFCAT) and director of the The Villum Center for the Science of Sustainable Fuels and Chemicals (V-SUSTAIN). Before he became professor of Heterogeneous Catalysis in 1999, Chorkendorff was already a member of various boards and committees, such as the Danish Catalysis Society and the Federation of European Catalysis Societies. Since then he has managed a number of larger research programs and has been awarded several prizes. From 2005-2016  he was Director of the Danish National Research Foundation “Center for Individual Nanoparticle Functionality” CINF, at Department of Physics, Technical University of Denmark.