The Center for Enabling New Technologies Through Catalysis (CENTC) was a National Science Foundation Phase II Center for Chemical Innovation that operated from 2007 to 2018. This website remains to provide some history of the Center and is no longer actively managed. For further inquiries about CENTC, contact Nadine Gruhn (, former Managing Director of CENTC. For further information on the NSF Center for Chemical Innovation Program and for links to the website of the other centers funded by the program, visit