|2011||Inaugural issue released, initially published as a quarterly journal.|
|2014||Indexed by Scopus and Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE).|
|2015||Received its first impact factor of 2.000.|
|2016||IF increased to 2.964. Changed to a monthly released journal.|
IF increased to 3.082.
IF increased to 3.465.
The following topic sections were setup:
Electrocatalysis; Metal Catalysis; Biomass Catalysis; Computational Catalysis.
The 2018 Impact Factor was received (3.444).
New sections were set up:
Catalytic Materials; Environmental Catalysis; Photocatalysis; Nanostructured Catalysts; Catalysis in Organic and Polymer Chemistry; Biocatalysis and General.
The 2019 Impact Factor was received (3.520).
Catalysts published its 4000th paper.
Catalysts organized The 1st International Electronic Conference on Catalysis Sciences and its webinar series (“Recent Advances in Biocatalysis for Biomanufacturing”and “Bioelectrochemistry”).
|2021||IF increased to 4.146.
Catalysts published its 5000th paper.
New sections were set up: Catalytic Reaction Engineering; Industrial Catalysis; Catalysis for Sustainable Energy; Catalysis for Pharmaceuticals.
|2011–||Founding Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Keith Hohn|
Section Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Leonarda Francesca Liotta for Section “Catalytic Materials”
|2019–||Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Kotohiro Nomura for Section “Catalysis in Organic and Polymer Chemistry”|
|2020–||Section Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Detlef W. Bahnemann for Section “Photocatalysis”|