Renewable Energy Center

Hydrogen Energy and Storage

Hydrogen Energy and Storage

Overview of the Hydrogen Group:

The vision of the hydrogen group is to bring together scientists and engineers to study the basic science to develop integrated pathways to make hydrogen as a sustainable and renewable energy carrier. UNR has in place a team of talented faculty members who are dedicated to overcome the challenges that limit economic generation of hydrogen, storage, utilization and safety.

Ongoing and Related Projects

  • “Supramolecular PEMs for Compact Fuel Cells” (PIs: A. Fuchs, C. Evrensel, and F. Gordaninejad)
  • “Nanocomposite Proton Exchange Membranes” (PIs: A. Fuchs, C. Evrensel, and F. Gordaninejad)
  • “Heat Transfer/Pressure Drop Design Code for the HBT Gasoline Fueled Under-Oxidized Burner" (PI: M. Greiner) 
  • “Thermal Compression of Hydrogen Utilizing Geothermal Energy” (PI: K. Kim)
  • “Metal Hydride Actuators” (PI: K. Kim)
  • “Synthesis of Novel Mullti-metal Oxide Composites for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production” (PI: V. R. Subramanian)
  • “Environmental Effects on the Incubation Time Characteristics in Stress-Corrosion Cracking” (PI: Y. Jiang)

Current and Pending Support

Current and Pending Support