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Research Profile

The Technical Electrocatalysis Laboratory is focused on the development of advanced nano-structured materials combined with in-situ and ex-situ analytical techniques for various electrochemical reactions that are in particular relevant in fuel cell and electrolyzer systems.

Research & Projects

BMBF│Federal Ministry of Education and Research • DFG│German Research Foundation • MWK│Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur • Commercial Enterprises

ECatPEMFCmaritim

Strategies to Increase the Lifetime of Reformate Fuel Cells for Marine Applications.

 

Funding periode: 2021 - 2024

Sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Germany under grant number 03SF0645.

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ECatPEMFCgate

German-Japanese Joint Fuel Cell Technology Laboratory

In collaboration with Prof. Dr. Katsuyoshi Kakinuma and Prof. Dr. Inukai Junji from the University of Yamanashi.

Funding periode: 2022 - 2027

Sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Germany under grant number 01DR21028.

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ECatPEMFCplus

Novel Bifunctional Electrocatalysts for Fuel Cell Applications

In collaboration with Prof. Dr. Thorsten Klüner (University of Oldenburg/DEU) and Heraeus Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG.

Funding periode: 2021 - 2024

Sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Germany under grant number 03SF0617A.

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NSF-DFG Echem

Design of Nanostructured Noble Metal-Containing Chalcogenide Electrocatalysts for the Hydrogen Evolution Reaction

In collaboration with Dr. Arkady Krasheninnikov (Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf/DEU) and Prof. Dr. Matthias Batzill (University of South Florida/USA).

Funding periode: 2021 - 2024

Sponsored by the German Research Foundation (DFG) under grant number 460425755.

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NFDI4Cat

NFDI for Catalysis-Related Sciences

In collaboration with 16 experienced partners from the fields of homogeneous, heterogeneous, photocatalysis, biocatalysis and electrocatalysis and is coordinated by DECHEMA e.V.

Funding periode: 2020 - 2025

Sponsored by the German Research Foundation (DFG) under grant number 441926934.

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InnoEly

Innovation Laboratory Water Electrolysis: From Material to System

In collaboration with 10 experienced partners from Lower Saxony and is coordinated by The Energy Research Centre of Lower Saxony (EFZN).

Funding periode: 2021 - 2024

Sponsored by the Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur (MWK) under grant number ZN3771.

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Hydrogen Terminal Braunschweig

Establishment of a hydrogen competence center on the campus of TU Braunschweig.
Subproject: Holistic modeling, simulation and testing of technologies in the real laboratory along the hydrogen conversion chain

In collaboration with six institutions of the TU Braunschweig and Steinbeis-Innovationszentrum energie+.

Funding periode: 2021 - 2025

Sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Germany under grant number 03EW0016B.

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European Interest Group (EIG) CONCERT-Japan

Japanese-European Research Collaboration of New Affordable and Durable Electrocatalysts for Fuel Cells

In collaboration with Prof. Dr. Katsuyoshi Kakinuma (University of Yamanashi/JPN) and Prof. Dr. Matthias Arenz (Universität Bern/CHE).

Funding periode: 2022 - 2025

Sponsored by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Germany under grant number 01DR22004.

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Expertise & Equipment