Politecnico di Torino

POLITO was founded 150 years ago and represents a leading public university, in Italy and in Europe, in technical-scientific teaching and research. There are currently 26000 students on more than 115 courses. Staff members are more than 900 (professors and researchers), plus about 1000 administrative and technical staff. Politecnico di Torino is strictly connected with the enterprise system, and has a long experience as partner in common research projects with other European and international centres. Almost 700 research project contracts in collaboration with industries and government-funded institutions provide an income of around 400 million Euros each year.

 



Address

Politechnico de Torino, DENER - Dipartimento di Energetica
Corso Duca Degli Abruzzi 24
10129 Torino
Italy

Contact person

Prof. Dr. Massimo Santarelli massimo.santarelli@polito.it

 



Information

Website : http://www.polito.it

Type of organization : University

Number of professional staff active in FCH sector : 30

Participation in FCH JU Projects : SOFCOM, ARTIPHYCTION, BIOROBUR, ARTEMIS, HELMET, DURAMET, ENEFIELD

 



Our expertise

Transport Pillar

  • 1.01 Road vehicles applications
  • 1.03 Auxiliary Power Units (APU)
  • 1.05 Stack components
  • 1.07 System integration
  • 1.10 Modelling
  • 1.11 Characterisation and testing
  • 1.12 Materials Synthesis, Design and Manufacturing from components to systems

Energy Pillar / Energy to Hydrogen

  • 2.01 Hydrogen production
  • 2.02 Hydrogen Storage
  • 2.04 Smart buildings and communities
  • 2.06 Smart grids
  • 2.07 Stack components
  • 2.11 Characterisation and testing
  • 2.12 Design and manufacturing

Energy Pillar / Fuel Cells to Energy

  • 3.01 Combined Heat and Power Units (CHP)
  • 3.02 Power Generation
  • 3.04 Residential
  • 3.06 Industrial
  • 3.07 Control, diagnostics and prognostics
  • 3.08 Innovation on fuel cells and components
  • 3.09 Manufacturing Technologies
  • 3.10 Modelling
  • 3.11 Characterisation and testing

Cross-Cutting Research Activities

  • 4.01 Education
  • 4.05 E-Science and E-Education
  • 4.06 Market and Technology Monitoring
  • 4.08 Regulations, Codes and Standards
  • 4.09 Techno-, socio- and economic analysis
  • 4.10 Support (to public authorities, polica makers and Society)


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