Carsten Sievers Named ACS Fellow

Portrait of Carsten Sievers

Portrait of Carsten Sievers

Carsten Sievers, a professor in Georgia Tech's School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, was selected as part of the 2023 class of Fellows of the American Chemical Society (ACS).

This honor is reserved for roughly 1% of the membership of the society based on scientific contributions and service to the ACS community. Sievers is recognized for:

  • Contributions introducing new catalytic pathways and concepts of energy input for converting renewable carbon resources guided by spectroscopic catalyst and process characterization.
  • Establishing the technical program of the Catalysis Science and Technology Division as its first program chair and contributing to the growth of the division by mentoring his successors.

He will formally receive the recognition at the upcoming ACS meeting in San Francisco (August 13-17.

The Fellows program began in 2009 as a way to recognize and honor ACS members for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and ACS.

The full list of 2023 Fellows is available here, while additional information about the program, including a list of Fellows named in prior years, is available at

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