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Electrochem. commun. paper ACCEPTED

August 2017

Our paper entitled " Visible-light-promoted gas-phase water splitting using porous WO3/BiVO4 photoanodes" was accepted for publication in the Electrochem. Commun..

 

Int. J. Hydrogen Energy paper ACCEPTED

March 2017

A paper entitled "Hydrogen from electrochemical reforming of C1-C3 alcohols using proton conducting membranes" was accepted for publication in the Int. J. Hydrogen Energy. This work is a collaboration between Syngaschem BV, DIFFER and Synfuels China.

 

Grant for plasma aided nitrogen fixation

February 2017

This project was granted as an internal DIFFER grant. The aim of the project is plasma aided electrochemical nitrogen fixation. The project will be coordinated by Dr. M. Tsampas (DIFFER).

 

ViSEP project granted

August 2016

The ViSEP project aims at the vibrationally stimulated electro-fuel production in a proton conducting electrolyzer and it was granted under the programme Solar to Products from NWO. It is a public-private co-operation between DIFFER, UTwente and Shell BV. Main applicant is M.C.M. van de Sanden, Project Manager is M. Tsampas (DIFFER), co-applicant is H. Bouwmeester (UTwente) and Shell BV.

 

Int. J. Hydrogen Energy paper ACCEPTED

July 2016

Our paper entitled "Solar fuel production in a novel polymeric electrolyte membrane photoelectrochemical (PEM-PEC) cell with a web of titania nanotube arrays as photoanode and gaseous reactants" was accepted for publication in the Int.J. Hydrogen Energy.

 

Syncat@DIFFER project Granted: electricity to fuels, Catalysis for Energy Storage

February 2016

The project Syncat@DIFFER was granted from the Chemical Industrial Partnership Programme (CHIPP) of NWO. This is a public-private co-operation between Syngaschem BV, DIFFER and TU/e. This project addresses two major aspects of chemical energy storage: (a) electricity-to-synthesis-gas and (b) selective liquid fuels production, without need for post processing. Main applicant is M.C.M. van de Sanden (DIFFER), Project Manager is C.J. Weststrate (Syngaschem BV), Co-applicants are W.M.M. Kessels (Tu/e), J.W. Niemantsverdriet (Syngaschem BV) and M.N. Tsampas (DIFFER).

 

Cat. Sci. Techn. paper ACCEPTED

July 2015

Our paper entitled " Applications of yttria stabilized zirconia (YSZ) in catalysis” was accepted for publication in the Cat. Sci. Techn.