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Japan Society for the Promotion of Science & the University of Sheffield Translational Energy Research Centre symposium: Advanced Materials for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

9 December @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science & the University of Sheffield Translational Energy Research Centre are holding their first symposium on 9 December 2021 at 08:30 – 14:00 GMT on ‘Advanced Materials for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells’.

For the first time, the University of Sheffield Translational Energy Research Centre and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science are joining to host a symposium on Advanced Materials for Hydrogen and Fuel Cells.

Speakers from universities across the UK and Japan will discuss hydrogen and fuel cell materials, their opportunities and challenges and the latest research on the topic. This symposium is free and open to all who are interested, and includes a poster competition with prizes available for the winners.

Full agenda:

  • 08:30 (17:30 JST) Opening remarks – Prof Naoto Kobayashi (JSPS London)
  • 08:35 (17:35 JST) Hydrogen: the clean energy transformation – Prof Mohamed Pourkashanian, Director of Translational Energy Research Center (University of Sheffield, UK)
  • Session 1 – Moderator: Dr Stephen Lyth (Kyushu University, Japan)
  • 09:00 (18:00 JST) Graphene oxide as a super material – Prof Shinya Hayami (Kumamoto University, Japan)
  • 09:20 (18:20 JST) Data driven design of catalysts – Dr Keisuke Takahashi (Hokkaido University, Japan)
  • 09:40 (18:40 JST) Gas barrier polymer electrolyte membrane and gas permeable ionomers for PEFC -Dr Masamichi Nishihara (Kyushu University, Japan)
  • 10:00 (19:00 JST) Fuel cell powered vehicles: modelling of flow channels – Dr Mohammed Ismail (University of Sheffield)
  • 10:20 (19:20 JST) Poster Session
  • 11:20 (20:20 JST) Break
  • 12:15 (21:15 JST) JSPS funding opportunities – Ms Tomoka Miyoshi (JSPS London)
  • Session 2 – Moderator: Dr Mohammed Ismail (University of Sheffield, UK)
  • 12:30 (21:30 JST) Affordable fuel cells from advanced nanomaterials – Dr Stephen Lyth (Kyushu University, Japan)
  • 12:50 (21:50 JST) Advanced functional materials from porous assembly design -Dr Jet Lee (University of Tokyo, Japan)
  • 13:10 (22:10 JST) Efforts on the development of aviation fuel cell stacks – Dr Ahmad El-Kharouf (University of Birmingham)
  • 13:30 (22:30 JST) Announcement of Awards and Closing Remarks
This symposium is free and open to all who are interested.

Details

Date:
9 December
Time:
8:30 am - 2:00 pm
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