National Science Foundation Research Traineeship
Internet of Catalysis

National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT)

The Internet of Catalysis NRT program at the University of Kansas is part of a national initiative to enable data-driven discovery at the frontiers of science and engineering.  Our novel graduate training is bridging disciplines to initiate exciting new research endeavors.  The goal is to nurture a data revolution in catalysis that leads to breakthrough discoveries for today's pressing concerns, like clean energy and resource conservation.


We seek to create a new model for graduate training. Learn more


Our collaborative research is advancing both chemical and data sciences. Learn more

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We invite master’s and doctoral graduate students to join our inclusive NRT team. Learn more 


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