Götz Veser
Associate, Director of Center for Energy; Professor, Swanson School of Engineering
University of Pittsburgh


Götz Veser is a professor at the Swanson School of Engineering and Associate Director of Center for Energy at the University of Pittsburgh. He received his M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Karlsruhe (Germany), and his Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from Fritz-Haber-Institute of the Max-Planck-Society (Germany). His research interests are in catalytic reaction engineering, in particular the design of functional nanomaterials, microchemical reactors, and multifunctional reactor concepts, with applications in energy technology. He serves as a board member of the North American Catalysis Society and as a faculty fellow at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory. He is a co-instructor in the 2016 National Academies Energy Issues Forum, an undergraduate course jointly being developed by the University of Pittsburgh Honors College, Carnegie Mellon University, and the Science & Engineering Ambassadors Program.