The University of Ottawa's Centre for Catalysis Research and Innovation (CCRI) is a multidisciplinary centre working to achieve excellence in catalysis research on a global scale. The CCRI is located in a 18,000 sq. ft. facility built in 2005 at the University of Ottawa's downtown campus in the heart of Canada's national capital. The CCRI includes some of Canada's top researchers, globally recognized leaders in the areas of homogeneous and heterogeneous catalysis. Through world renowned expertise, state-of-the art facilities and partnerships with leading institutes around the globe, the CCRI provides researchers with a unique scientific environment that fosters groundbreaking research, collaboration and training of young researchers.