ADVANCING FUEL CELL RESEARCH

Pictured left to right from W7energy: Lan Wang, chief technology officer; Jared Nash, chemical engineer; Keda Hu, senior chemist; and Santiago Rojas-Carbonell, chief operating officer.

UD startup W7energy awarded $3.4M in Department of Energy funding

Nov. 15, 2019

W7energy, a startup company with roots at the University of Delaware, just got a proverbial shot in its research arm. The company was recently awarded $3.4 million in new funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) to advance and commercialize a new class of polymer membranes that will make fuels cells much more economical.
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FUEL CELL PIONEER RECOGNIZED

Yushan Yan, the Henry B. du Pont Chair in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Delaware, honored by Electrochemical Society, American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Professor honored by Electrochemical Society, American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Nov. 12, 2019

Yushan Yan, the Henry B. du Pont Chair in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Delaware, was recently named a Fellow of The Electrochemical Society and received the Braskem Award for Excellence in Materials Engineering and Science from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE).
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FUEL CELL PIONEER RECOGNIZED

Shimshon Gottesfeld, an adjunct professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering and a member of the Center for Catalytic Science and Technology at the University of Delaware, received the 2019 Olin Palladium Award from the Electrochemical Society (ECS) at the 236th ECS meeting, held from October 13 to 17, 2019.

Adjunct professor Shimshon Gottesfeld recognized with Electrochemical Society Olin Palladium Award

Nov. 08, 2019

Shimshon Gottesfeld, an adjunct professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering and a member of the Center for Catalytic Science and Technology at the University of Delaware, received the 2019 Olin Palladium Award from the Electrochemical Society (ECS) at the 236th ECS meeting, held from October 13 to 17, 2019.
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