- Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Imperial College London, October 2017-present
- Dean-Elect, Faculty of Engineering, Imperial College London, August 2017-September 2017
- Vice-Dean Research, Faculty of Engineering, Imperial College London, May 2016-July 2017
- Director, Sustainable Gas Institute, Imperial College London March 2014-Nov 2018; Chair, Sustainable Gas Institute, December 2018-present
- Director Energy Futures Lab, Imperial College London 2005-January 2014
- Professor of Sustainable Development in Energy, Department of Earth Science & Engineering, Imperial College London 2004-present
- Shell Chair in Sustainable Development in Energy, 2004-2009.
- UK Focal point with China in climate change, energy and environment 2007-2011
- Senior Research Fellow to the UK Research Councils energy programme 2006-2014
- Senior Lecturer in Electrochemical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemical Technology, Imperial College London 2001-2004
- Senior Lecturer in Electrochemical Engineering, T.H. Huxley School of Environment, Imperial College London 1998-2000
- Staff Technologist, Energy Conversion Group, Rolls-Royce Strategic Research Centre, Derby, UK 1992-1998
- Senior Electrochemist, BP Research Centre, Sunbury on Thames, UK 1988-1992
- Electrochemist, BP Research Centre, Sunbury on Thames, UK 1984-1988
- BSc(Eng) (1978-1981) and PhD (1981-1984), Imperial College London
Recent Measures of Esteem
- 2022 International Member, US National Academy of Engineering
- 2021 Fellow of the Royal Society
- 2021 Freedom of the City of London
- 2021 Freedom of the Worshipful Company of Engineers
- 2019 Nominee, Global Energy Prize for Unconventional Energy.
- 2014-2016 Chair, UK Energy Storage Conference series
- 2016 Conference Chair, 12th European Solid Oxide Fuel Cell and Electrolyser Forum, Lucerne, Switzerland, 5-8th July.
- 2014 Francis Bacon Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
- 2014, RISE (Recognising Inspirational Scientists and Engineers) Fellow
- 2014, Co-Director, Energy SuperStore
- 2014 Director Sustainable Gas Institute
- 2012 Director Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Supergen Hub
- 2012 Director Energy Storage Research Network
- 2012 BRE Fellow
- 2012 Visiting Professor, Energy Research Institute, NTU Singapore
- 2011 Baker Medal, Institute of Civil Engineering
- 2011 OBE for services to UK-China science
- 2008 Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering
- 2008 Fellow of the City and Guilds of London Institute
- 2007 Royal Academy of Engineering Silver Medal
- 2006 Chartered Engineer
- 2006 Fellow of the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
- 2006 Fellow of the Energy Institute
- 2006 Inaugural Energy Senior Research Fellow to the Research Councils Energy programme
Nigel Brandon's research is focused on electrochemical devices for low carbon energy applications, with a particular focus on fuel cells, electrolysers, and batteries. He is Director of the UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cells SUPERGEN Hub (www.h2fcsupergen.com), and Chair of Imperials Sustainable Gas Institute (www.imperial.ac.uk/sustainable-gas-institute). He is a founder of Ceres Power (www.cerespower.com), an AIM listed fuel cell company spun out from Imperial College in 2000, a founder and Director of RFC Power (www.rfcpower.com), a flow battery company spun out from Imperial College in 2018, and a Partner in Galvanic Energy, which offers specialist Consultancy services in the electrochemical technology space (https://galvanicenergy.co.uk).
Invited Lectures and Presentations
Drivers and opportunities in hydrogen and fuel cell research, Invited lecture, IEEE Thailand and Hydrogen Thailand, Global R&D trends in hydrogen and fuel cells, May 19th 2022.
HYDROGEN: THE GREEN ‘SILVER BULLET’ OR A LOT OF HYPE? Panel discussion, March 29th 2022, intelligencesquared.com/events/hydrogen-the-green-silver-bullet-or-a-lot-of-hype/
Increasing energy storage capacity in the UK - key challenges, trends, and opportunities, Keynote lecture, Westminster Energy, Environment & Transport Forum, March 29th 2022.
Innovation in Electrochemical Technologies for the Low Carbon Energy Transition, HKU Science Distinguished lecture, Hong Kong, 24th February 2022.
The role of hydrogen in supporting a low carbon transition of the UK economy: key drivers and challenges, Keynote lecture, UK-Nordic Baltic Hydrogen conference, Feb 10th 2022.
Progress in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells and Electrolysers, Keynote lecture, 6th International Hydrogen Technologies Congress, Çanakkale, Turkey, Jan 23-26th 2022.
Progress in Hydrogen Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles, Invited lecture, International Symposium of Life-Cycle Emissions of Future Vehicles and Mobility (LIEF), Beijing, China, Nov 29-30th 2021.
Challenges and Opportunities in High Temperature Electrolysis for Hydrogen Production, Invited lecture, Green Hydrogen Workshop: Current Challenges & Future Opportunities, University of Exeter, Penryn, Nov 10th 2021.
Innovations in Electrochemical Technology for the Low Carbon Transition, Invited lecture, Manchester Metropolitan University Hydrogen Meeting, Manchester, Nov 3rd 2021.
Innovation in hydrogen and fuel cells for the low carbon energy transition, Invited lecture, UTM webinar, Malaysia, October 14th 2021.
Addressing Climate change: hydrogen and ammonia, Invited lecture, Japanese Science & Innovation Network, Tokyo, Japan, July 13th 2021.
The role of electrochemical technology in the low carbon energy transition, Invited lecture, UCL Energy and Environment Webinar, London, June 24th 2021.
Innovation in electrochemical technologies for the low carbon energy transition, Invited lecture, New Energy Innovation Center, Brazil, June 11th 2021.
Go with the flow – Liquid-gas batteries and the next generation of energy storage, Keynote lecture, Leading the Charge Conference: The Next 10 Years, Toronto, Canada, June 9-10th 2021.
Low cost long duration energy storage, Invited lecture, IP Group Hydrogen Webinar, 7th June 2021.
The role of hydrogen in the low carbon energy transition, Invited lecture, Edinburgh Futures Institute, June 5th 2021.
Innovations in Fuel Cells and Flow Batteries to Support the Low Carbon Energy Transition, Plenary lecture, Energy Oceania, Melbourne, Australia, May 7-8th 2021.
Hydrogen Fuel Cells for Transport Applications, Invited lecture, Net Zero Research Conference, Durham, UK, 20-22nd April 2021.
The role of hydrogen in the transition to net zero, Invited speaker, Advanced Propulsion Centre Future of Technology Conference "“…giving hydrogen the green light?”, UK, April 13-16th 2021.
Electrochemical Technology for the Low Carbon Transition, Invited lecture, BP-ICAM seminar series, UK, 25th March 2021.
The role of hydrogen and fuel cells in the low carbon energy transition, Invited lecture, UKM, Malaysia, 23rd February, 2021.
Green Hydrogen – a zero carbon fuel for mobility and other applications, Plenary lecture, World Future Fuel Summit (WFFS21), India, 16-17th February, 2021.
Hydrogen - its role in the UK economy, Invited lecture, Cambridge Society for the Application of Research, Cambridge, UK, 25th January, 2021.
Innovation in Electrochemical Technologies for the Low Carbon Energy Transition, Keynote lecture, 46th International Congress on Science, Technology and Technology based Innovation, Bangkok, Thailand, Oct 5-7th 2020.
Fuel cells - fact or fiction? Keynote lecture, Future Powertrain 2020, Coventry, 4-5th March 2020.
Hydrogen - challenges and opportunities, Invited lecture, Citi Utilities and Infrastructure conference, London, 15th January 2020.
Materials engineering for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, Invited lecture, Photons and neutrons for research in electrochemistry, Abingdon, 4-5th November 2019.
A Sustainable Future, Invited lecture, Fueling the Future Summit, Rotterdam, Netherlands, 1st October 2019.
The role of electrode microstructure in fuel cells and batteries, Plenary lecture, International Congress on Advanced Materials, Osaka, Japan, 22-24th July 2019.
Innovation in electrochemical technologies to support a clean low carbon future, Invited lecture, FAPESP week, Royal Society, London, 11-12th February 2019.
Innovations in fuel cells and energy storage for low carbon energy systems, Plenary lecture, Workshop on Energy Storage Technology to Support Sustainable Agriculture, Bangkok, Thailand, Jan 17-18th 2019.
The role of electrode microstructure in fuel cells and batteries, Invited lecture, Helmholtz Institute for Electrochemical Energy Storage, Ulm, Germany, Dec 4th 2018.
Innovations in fuel cells and batteries for low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, University of Exeter, Nov 14th, 2018.
Opportunities for energy storage in the UK clean growth strategy, Invited lecture, Clean Energy Round Table, Royal Academy of Engineering, Sep 27th, 2018.
Materials engineering for fuel cells and batteries, Plenary lecture, Advanced Energy Materials Conference (AEM2018), Univ Surrey, 10-12th September 2018.
The role of electrode microstructure in fuel cells and batteries, Keynote lecture, 69th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Electrochemistry, Bologne, Italy, Sep 2nd-7th, 2018.
Materials for Energy Storage in Electric Vehicles and Low Carbon Grids - Opportunities and Challenges, 5th Energy Materials Lecture, IOM3, London, June 14th 2018.
Innovations in fuel cells and energy storage for low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, MIT, Cambridge, USA, June 7th 2018.
The role of electrochemical technologies in low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, TU Delft, Netherlands, May 3rd 2018.
Reflections on energy storage, Plenary conference summary, UK Energy Storage Conference, Newcastle, UK, 20-22 March 2018.
Superbatteries - challenges and opportunities, Invited lecture, Windsor Energy Group, Windsor Castle, UK, 3rd March 2018.
The role of hydrogen and fuel cell technologies in low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, IChemE, London, 7th February 2018.
Progress in flow battery development, Invited lecture, Energy storage for low carbon grids, IET, London, UK, 25th January 2018.
Decarbonisation trends and how transportation fits into the broader thematic, Invited lecture, Investor workshop on Trends and Technologies for the Decarbonisation of Transport, London, UK, 10th November 2017.
The role of hydrogen and fuel cell technologies in the UK energy system, Invited lecture, UCL Energy Institute, London, 8th November 2017.
Opportunities and challenges for battery research - a UK academic perspective, Invited lecture, Workshop on measurement needs in the battery industry, NPL, Teddington, UK, 27th September 2017.
Hydrogen production methods within the energy system, Invited lecture, Royal Society low carbon energy workshop: how can green hydrogen be produced at a range of scales cost effectively?, London, UK, 19th July 2017.
What is the ideal energy system for the homes and businesses of the UK, Invited lecture, 3D Energy, QEII Conference Centre, London, UK, 20th June 2017.
Translating Electrochemistry into Energy Products, Invited lecture, 33rd PSI Electrochemistry Symposium, Switzerland, 10th May 2017.
Electrochemical Engineering for Energy Applications, Keynote lecture, ChemEngDayUK, Birmingham, UK, 27-28th March 2017.
Translational energy research at Imperial College London, Invited lecture, Energy Week, Kyushu University, Japan, 30th January to 3rd February 2017.
Clean Energy and the Hydrogen Economy, Invited lecture, The challenges of hydrogen and metals, Discussion meeting of the Royal Society, London, UK, 16-18th January 2017.
Opportunities and Challenges in Grid Scale Energy Storage, Invited lecture, Liberum Energy Storage Conference, London, UK, December 8th 2016.
Heat - a challenge or an opportunity for natural gas?, Invited lecture, BIEE Gas Seminar "Can long term growth for natural gas be sustained?", London, UK, October 17th 2016.
The role of hydrogen and fuel cells in low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, SHFCA Annual Conference, University of St Andrews, UK, 31 August to 1 September 2016.
Electrodes by design - towards the design of electrodes for electrochemical devices for energy applications, Keynote lecture, 67th Annual meeting of the International Society of Electrochemistry, The Hague, Netherlands, 21-26th August 2016.
Increasing energy storage capacity in the UK - key challenges and technology options. Invited lecture, Policy priorities for energy storage in the UK, Westminster Energy Forum, London, June 29th 2016.
Has the time for storage come? Examing technologies and options, Invited lecture, Energy Ireland, Dublin, 16-17th June 2016.
Electrodes by Design - towards SOFC electrodes engineered for performance and lifetime. Invited lecture, Korea-UK joint symposium on SOFC degradation, Daejeon, Korea, 19th April 2016.
Storage technologies and research: from physics and chemistry to engineering, Invited lecture, SolaStor, London, 12th April 2016.
Innovation in energy storage: technological challenges and commercial opportunities, Invited talk and panel member, Westminster Energy, Environment and Transport Forum Keynote Seminar: UK energy security, supply, storage and resilience, London 15th March 2016.
The role of fuel cells and energy storage in low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, University of Exeter, March 1st 2016.
Fuel Cell technologies for stationary power applications, Keynote lecture, IMechE Conference on Fuel Cells for Stationary Power Applications, London, 9th February 2016.
Breakthough energy technologies, Invited Panel Member, World Future Energy Summit, Abu Dhabi, 18-21 January, 2016.
The Role of Shale Gas in UK Energy Security, Invited lecture, Shale Gas Environmental Summit, London, Oct 26-27th, 2015.
Natural Gas in the UK - a stepping stone or an end point? Invited lecture, BIEE Gas Seminar, London, 15th October 2015.
Electrochemistry in energy applications: policy drivers, commercial opportunities and research challenges, Conference plenary lecture, ECS conference on electrochemical energy conversion and storage, Glasgow, 26th to 31st July 2015.
Visualisation and quantification of microstructural change in battery electrodes, Invited lecture, ECS conference on electrochemical energy conversion and storage, Glasgow, 26th to 31st July 2015.
Application of 3D imaging to design better electrodes for fuel cells and flow cells, Invited lecture, Annual meeting of the STFC Global chellenge network in batteries and electrochemical devices, Oxford, 30th June to 1st July 2015.
An overview of the UK Energy Storage Research Network and the Supergen Energy Storage Hub, Invited lecture, 2nd symposium on Heat and Electricity Storage, PSI, Villigen, Switzerland, 5th May 2015.
Correlating Solid Oxide Cell Microstructure and Performance, Invited lecture, Manufacturing Green Fuels from Renewable Energy, DTU Riso, Denmark, 15th April 2015.
Making Gas Greener, Invited lecture, Flame, Amsterdam, 14th April 2015.
Overview of energy storage technologies and options, Invited lecture, UK energy storage: The opportunities, Renewable Energy Association, London, 12th March 2015.
The role of fuel cells and energy storage in low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, Midlands Energy Consortium, Nottingham, 11th March 2015.
Materials Engineering for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells and Electrolysers, Invited lecture, 9th International Symposium on Hydrogen and Energy, Emmetten, Switzerland, 25-30th January 2015.
Understanding electrodes in fuel cells and batteries, Invited lecture, University of Calgary, Canada, 20th November 2014.
The role and value of fuel cells and energy storage in low carbon energy systems, Zandmer Distinguished lecture, University of Calgary, Canada, 19th November 2014.
Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Electrodes - a design led approach, Invited lecture, Workshop on industrial and academic advances in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, Imperial College, London, October 30th 2014.
UK Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Research - an overview, Plenary lecture, 14th International Symposium on Metal-Hydrogen Systems, Salford, Manchester, 20-25th July 2014.
An overview of UK Fuel Cell Research, UK-Korea workshop on fuel cells, Seoul, South Korea, 17-18th July 2014.
Solid Oxide Fuel Cells - from concept to commercialisation, Francis Bacon Medal award lecture, 12th ASME Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology Conference, Boston, USA, June 30th to July 2nd 2014.
Grid scale energy storage - a transformation, Invited lecture, 3rd annual Oxford Energy Conference, Oxford, June 17th 2014.
Developments in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, Invited lecture, 3rd International symposium on solid oxide fuel cells for next generation power plants: gasifier-SOFC systems, Warsaw, Poland, June 2nd 2014.
3D Imaging and Analysis of SOFC Electrodes, Grove Fuel Cell Symposium, Amsterdam, 3-4th April, 2014.
Fuel cells for Power and Heat, Invited lecture, Innovation in Energy, Royal academy of Engineering, London, 31st March, 2014.
Understanding SOFC Electrodes: characterisation, design and fabrication, 10th Int Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Conference, Birmingham, 26-27 March, 2014.
Advances in Electrodes for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells and Electrolysers, Plenary lecture, International Conference on Nanotechnology, nanomaterials and thin films for energy applications, London, 19-21 February, 2014.
The Role of Renewable Energy, Invited speaker, Oxford Climate Forum,, Oxford, Feb 7-8th 2014.
Hydrogen - a key enabler for low carbon energy systems? Plenary lecture, Hydrogen: A vital element for our sustainable future, Bath University, Jan 30th 2014.
The role of hydrogen and fuel cell technology in low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, H2FC Supergen research conference, University of Birmingham, Dec 16-18th, 2013.
The Hydrogen and Fuel Cell SUPERGEN Hub, Invited lecture, Royal Academy of Engineering - Chinese Academy of Engineering joint symposium on innovation in low carbon technologies, RAE, London, 26-27 November, 2013.
Developments in Long-term Sustainable Energy, Invited lecture, 100 Years and Beyond: Future Petroleum Science and Technology Drivers, Imperial College, London, 23-24th September, 2013.
Understanding performance and failure in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells and Electrolysers, Invited lecture, Aachen University, Germany, 5th July 2013.
Trends in fuel cell mCHP, Invited lecture, All-Energy, Aberdeen, 22-23rd May, 2013.
The role of fuel cell and energy storage technology in a low carbon energy future, Keynote lecture, Global Green Energy Hub, Incheon, Korea, 29-20th April, 2013.
Measurement and modelling of solid oxide fuel cell and lithium battery electrode microstructure in three dimensions, Plenary lecture, 10th Symposium on fuel cell and battery modelling and experimental validation, Bad Boll, Germany, March 19-20th, 2013.
Regenerative liquid-gas fuel cells for energy storage applications, Invited lecture, US-UK workshop on grid-scale energy storage, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, California, USA, Mar 5-6th 2013.
Towards the in-situ characterisation of SOFCs, Invited lecture, Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Production Symposium, Kyushu, Japan, 28th January 2013.
Opportunities for innovation in grid scale energy storage, Invited lecture, Symposium on Emerging technologies and Industries, Beijing, China, 19-20th Nov 2012.
The Role of fuel cell and energy storage technologies in low carbon energy future, 505th Nanqiang Lecture, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China, Sep 27th 2012.
UK and China working together in Energy Research, Invited lecture, RCUK China 5 years and beyond, Beijing, China, 24th September 2012.
Solid Oxide Fuel Cells for Power and Heat, Invited lecture, SOFC Industry day, Petroleum Club, Calgary, Canada, April 24th 2012.
The role of fuel cell technology in low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, I-SEE lecture series,University of Calgary, Canada, April 23rd, 2012.
The role of fuel cell technology in low carbon energy systems, Invited lecture, I-SEE lecture series,University of Calgary, Canada, April 23rd, 2012.
Solid Oxide Fuel Cells for Power and Heat, Invited lecture, SOFC Industry day, Petroleum Club, Calgary, Canada, April 24th 2012.
The prospects for fuel cells and batteries in low carbon transport, Invited lecture, Uk-Israel BIRAX programme,Tel Aviv University, Israel, March 27th, 2012.
Characterising battery microstructure in three dimensions at a range of length scales, Invited lecture, Gordon conference on Batteries, Ventura, California, USA, March 4-9th 2012.
A UK academic perpective on low carbon vehicles, Invited lecture, US-UK Low Carbon Vehicle Workshop, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, March 2nd, 2012.
Challenges and opportunities in delivering a low carbon energy system in the UK, Invited lecture, ETH Zurich, Dec 6th 2011.
Engineering a UK Low carbon economy, Invited lecture, UKM, Malaysia, Nov 24th, 2011.
A Low carbon economy for the UK, Invited lecture, Univ. Malaya, Malaysia, Nov 24th, 2011.
Engineering Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Anodes, Plenary lecture, 3rd Int. Conf. on Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technology, Kuala Lumpar, Malaysia, Nov 22-23rd, 2011.
Progress in Fuel Cell and Battery Research, Invited lecture, NTU, Singapore, Nov 18th, 2011.
Engineering a UK Low Carbon Economy, Invited lecture, NUS, Singapore, Nov 18th, 2011.
Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Anodes - factors influencing performance and durability, Keynote lecture, 62nd annual meeting Int. Soc. Electrochemistry, Niigata, Japan, Sep 11-16th, 2011.
Solid Oxide Fuel Cell electrochemistry in three dimensions, Plenary lecture, Electrochemistry Society of Japan annual meeting, Niigata, Japan, Sep 9-10th, 2011.
SOFC progress in the UK Supergen fuel cell programme, Invited lecture, SOFC Society of Japan, Tokyo, Japan, Sep 8th 2011.
Towards the in-situ study of SOFC materials, Invited lecture, NEDO Workshop on SOFC durability, Tokyo, Japan, Sep 7th 2011.
Modelling Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Electrochemistry in Three Dimensions, Keynote lecture, 219th ECS Meeting, Montreal, Canada, May 1-6th 2011.
Three Dimensional Characterization of Battery Microstructures, Plenary lecture, 219th ECS Meeting, Montreal, Canada, May 1-6th 2011.
UK and China Energy Research Landscape and Collaborations, Plenary lecture, UK-China energy workshop, Beijing, China, Mar 8-9th 2011.
Energy research and innovation at Imperial College London, Invited lecture, Technology World, 7-8th Dec, 2010, London, UK.
Modelling solid oxide fuel cells - from electrodes to stacks, Keynote lecture, 61st annual meeting of the International Society of Electrochemistry, 29th Sep to 1st Oct, 2010, Nice, France.
Thermal management issues in fuel cell technology, Invited lecture, 14th ASME International Heat Transfer Conference, Aug 8-13th 2010, Washington DC, USA.
Engineering solid oxide fuel cells, Invited lecture, ASME 8th International Fuel cell science, engineering and technology conference, June 14-16th 2010, Brooklyn, New York, USA.
Understanding solid oxide fuel cell microstructure, Keynote lecture, 239th American Chemical Society, March 21-15th 2010, San Francisco, CA, USA.
Alternative Energy: Looking into the Future, Invited lecture as part of the British Consulate-General "10th anniversary lecture series" March 4th 2010, Chongqing, China.
Investing in a pipeline of innovators - a dual role for universities and industry, Invited lecture, World Future Energy Summit, January 18-21 2010, Abu Dhabi.
Other Significant Activities
et al., 2021, Designing the next generation of proton-exchange membrane fuel cells., Nature, Vol:595, ISSN:0028-0836, Pages:361-369
et al., 2021, Model-guided design of a high performance and durability Ni nanofiber/ceria matrix solid oxide fuel cell electrode, Journal of Energy Chemistry, Vol:56, ISSN:2095-4956, Pages:98-112
et al., 2021, Simulation of bi-layer cathode materials with experimentally validated parameters to improve ion diffusion and discharge capacity, Sustainable Energy and Fuels, Vol:5, ISSN:2398-4902, Pages:1103-1119
et al., 2020, Hybrid redox flow cells with enhanced electrochemical performance via binderless and electrophoretically deposited nitrogen-doped graphene on carbon paper electrodes., ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, Vol:12, ISSN:1944-8244, Pages:53869-53878
et al., 2020, Role and value of flexibility in facilitating cost-effective energy system decarbonisation, Progress in Energy, Vol:2, Pages:042001-042001
et al., 2020, Pores for thought: generative adversarial networks for stochastic reconstruction of 3D multi-phase electrode microstructures with periodic boundaries, Npj Computational Materials, Vol:6, ISSN:2057-3960
et al., 2020, Hydrophilic microporous membranes for selective ion separation and flow-battery energy storage, Nature Materials, Vol:19, ISSN:1476-1122, Pages:195-202
et al., 2020, X-ray Micro-Computed Tomography of Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells: What is the Representative Elementary Area?, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:167, ISSN:0013-4651
et al., 2019, Electrospun composite nanofibre supercapacitors enhanced with electrochemically 3D printed current collectors, Journal of Energy Storage, Vol:26, ISSN:2352-152X, Pages:100993-100993
et al., 2019, Charge/discharge and cycling performance of flexible carbon paper electrodes in a regenerative hydrogen/vanadium fuel cell, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol:44, ISSN:0360-3199, Pages:30093-30107
et al., 2019, Characterization of a regenerative hydrogen-vanadium fuel cell using an experimentally validated unit cell model, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:166, ISSN:0013-4651, Pages:A3511-A3524
et al., 2019, Hierarchical dual-porosity nanoscale nickel cermet electrode with high performance and stability, Nanoscale, Vol:11, ISSN:2040-3364, Pages:17746-17758
et al., 2019, Performance analysis of a reversible solid oxide cell system based on multi-scale hierarchical solid oxide cell modelling, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol:196, ISSN:0196-8904, Pages:484-496
et al., 2019, A pore network model of porous electrodes in electrochemical devices, Journal of Energy Storage, Vol:24, ISSN:2352-152X
Boldrin P, Brandon NP, 2019, Progress and outlook for solid oxide fuel cells for transportation applications, Nature Catalysis, Vol:2, ISSN:2520-1158, Pages:571-577
et al., 2019, A mechanistic study of the interactions between methane and nickel supported on doped ceria, Applied Catalysis B - Environmental, Vol:248, ISSN:0926-3373, Pages:332-340
et al., 2019, Assessing the impact of future greenhouse gas emissions from natural gas production, Science of the Total Environment, Vol:668, ISSN:0048-9697, Pages:1242-1258
et al., 2019, Unveiling the mechanisms of solid-state dewetting in Solid Oxide Cells with novel 2D electrodes, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:420, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:124-133
et al., 2019, Operando visualisation and multi-scale tomography studies of dendrite formation and dissolution in zinc batteries, Joule, Vol:3, ISSN:2542-4351, Pages:485-502
et al., 2019, Hydrogen/manganese hybrid redox flow battery, Jphys Energy, Vol:1, ISSN:2515-7655, Pages:1-9
et al., 2019, Design of fibre Ni/CGO anode and model interpretation, Ecs Transactions, Vol:91, ISSN:1938-6737, Pages:1721-1739
et al., 2018, An assessment of CCS costs, barriers and potential, Energy Strategy Reviews, Vol:22, ISSN:2211-467X, Pages:61-81
et al., 2018, Methane emissions: choosing the right climate metric and time horizon, Environmental Science: Processes and Impacts, Vol:20, ISSN:2050-7895, Pages:1323-1339
et al., 2018, Uncovering the mechanisms of electrolyte permeation in porous electrodes for redox flow batteries through real time in situ 3D imaging, Sustainable Energy & Fuels, Vol:2, ISSN:2398-4902, Pages:2068-2080
et al., 2018, A novel approach for the quantification of inhomogeneous 3D current distribution in fuel cell electrodes, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:369, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:246-256
et al., 2018, The carbon credentials of hydrogen gas networks and supply chains, Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol:91, ISSN:1364-0321, Pages:1077-1088
et al., 2018, A Greener Gas Grid: What Are the Options?, Energy Policy, Vol:118, ISSN:0301-4215, Pages:291-297
et al., 2018, Numerical study of solid oxide fuel cell contacting mechanics, Fuel Cells, Vol:18, ISSN:1615-6846, Pages:42-50
et al., 2017, Quantification of the degradation of Ni-YSZ anodes upon redoxcycling, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:374, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:61-68
Balcombe P, Brandon NP, Hawkes AD, 2017, Characterising the distribution of methane and carbon dioxide emissions from the natural gas supply chain, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol:172, ISSN:0959-6526, Pages:2019-2032
et al., 2017, Simulated impedance of diffusion in porous media, Electrochimica Acta, Vol:251, ISSN:0013-4686, Pages:681-689
et al., 2017, Integrating multi-length scale high resolution 3D imaging and modelling in the characterisation and identification of mechanical failure sites in electrochemical dendrites, Acta Materialia, Vol:141, ISSN:1359-6454, Pages:39-46
et al., 2017, A low cost desktop electrochemical metal 3D printer, Advanced Materials Technologies, Vol:2, ISSN:2365-709X
et al., 2017, Characterization of Degradation in Nickel Impregnated Scandia-Stabilize Zirconia Electrodes during Isothermal Annealing, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:164, ISSN:1945-7111, Pages:F935-F943
et al., 2017, The fractal nature of the three-phase boundary: A heuristic approach to the degradation of nanostructured solid oxide fuel cell anodes, Nano Energy, Vol:38, ISSN:2211-2855, Pages:526-536
Brandon NP, Kurban Z, 2017, Clean energy and the hydrogen economy, Royal Society of London. Philosophical Transactions A. Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, Vol:375, ISSN:1364-503X
Jamil Z, Ruiz-Trejo E, Brandon NP, 2017, Nickel Electrodeposition on Silver for the Development of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Anodes and Catalytic Membranes, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:164, ISSN:1945-7111, Pages:D210-D217
et al., 2016, Guidelines for the rational design and engineering of 3D manufactured solid oxide fuel cell composite electrodes, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:164, ISSN:0013-4651, Pages:F89-F98
et al., 2016, Strategies for carbon and sulfur tolerant solid oxide fuel cell materials, incorporating lessons from heterogeneous catalysis, Chemical Reviews, Vol:116, ISSN:1520-6890, Pages:13633-13684
et al., 2016, Studies of performance enhancement of rGO-modified carbon electrodes for Vanadium Redox Flow Systems, Chemelectrochem, Vol:4, ISSN:2196-0216, Pages:194-200
et al., 2016, Extending battery life: a low-cost practical diagnostic technique for lithium-ion batteries, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:331, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:224-231
et al., 2016, TauFactor: An open-source application for calculating tortuosity factors from tomographic data, Softwarex, Vol:5, ISSN:2352-7110, Pages:203-210
et al., 2016, Analysis of spherical indentation of porous ceramic films, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, Vol:37, ISSN:1873-619X, Pages:1031-1038
et al., 2016, The natural gas supply chain: the importance of methane and carbon dioxide emissions, Acs Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, Vol:5, ISSN:2168-0485, Pages:3-20
et al., 2016, Validation of a physically-based solid oxide fuel cell anode model combining 3D tomography and impedance spectroscopy, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol:41, ISSN:1879-3487, Pages:22381-22393
et al., 2016, Enhanced Imaging of Lithium Ion Battery Electrode Materials, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:164, ISSN:0013-4651, Pages:A6032-A6038
et al., 2016, Spherical indentation of porous ceramics: cracking and toughness, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, Vol:36, ISSN:0955-2219, Pages:3473-3480
et al., 2016, Anode fabrication for solid oxide fuel cells: Electroless and electrodeposition of nickel and silver into doped ceria scaffolds, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol:41, ISSN:1879-3487, Pages:9627-9637
Chen Z, Brandon N, 2016, Inkjet Printing and Nanoindentation of Porous Alumina Multilayers, Ceramics International, Vol:42, ISSN:0272-8842, Pages:8316-8324
et al., 2016, An integrated approach for the analysis and control of grid connected energy storage systems, Journal of Energy Storage, Vol:5, ISSN:2352-152X, Pages:48-61
et al., 2016, Spherical Indentation of Porous Ceramics: Elasticity and Hardness, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, Vol:36, ISSN:1873-619X, Pages:1435-1445
et al., 2016, Novel application of differential thermal voltammetry as an in-depth state-of-health diagnosis method for lithium-ion batteries, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:307, ISSN:1873-2755, Pages:308-319
et al., 2015, Numerical modeling of nickel-infiltrated gadolinium-doped ceria electrodes reconstructed with focused ion beam tomography, Electrochimica Acta, Vol:190, ISSN:1873-3859, Pages:178-185
Dewage HH, Yufit V, Brandon NP, 2015, Study of Loss Mechanisms Using Half-Cell Measurements in a Regenerative Hydrogen Vanadium Fuel Cell, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:163, ISSN:0013-4651, Pages:A5236-A5243
et al., 2015, Potential value of energy storage in the UK electricity system, Proceedings of the Ice - Energy, Vol:168, ISSN:1751-4223, Pages:107-117
et al., 2015, Towards the 3D Modelling of the Effective Conductivity of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Electrodes - Validation against experimental measurements and prediction of electrochemical performance, Electrochimica Acta, Vol:168, ISSN:1873-3859, Pages:139-147
et al., 2015, A novel regenerative hydrogen cerium fuel cell for energy storage applications, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Vol:3, ISSN:2050-7496, Pages:9446-9450
Ruiz-Trejo E, Zhou Y, Brandon NP, 2015, On the manufacture of silver-BaCe0.5Zr0.3Y0.16Zn0.04O3−δ composites for hydrogen separation membranes, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol:40, ISSN:1879-3487, Pages:4146-4153
et al., 2015, Partial oxidation of methane using silver/gadolinia-doped ceria composite membranes, Chemical Engineering Science, Vol:127, ISSN:1873-4405, Pages:269-275
Ruiz-Trejo E, Atkinson A, Brandon NP, 2015, Metallizing porous scaffolds as an alternative fabrication method for solid oxide fuel cell anodes, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:280, ISSN:1873-2755, Pages:81-89
et al., 2015, Nanoparticle scaffolds for syngas-fed solid oxide fuel cells, Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Vol:3, ISSN:2050-7488, Pages:3011-3018
et al., 2015, Differential thermal voltammetry for tracking of degradation in lithium-ion batteries, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:273, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:495-501
et al., 2014, 3D imaging and quantification of interfaces in SOFC anodes, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, Vol:34, ISSN:0955-2219, Pages:3755-3761
et al., 2014, Enhanced triple-phase boundary density in infiltrated electrodes for solid oxide fuel cells demonstrated by high-resolution tomography, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:266, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:291-295
et al., 2014, A Raman spectroscopic study of the carbon deposition mechanism on Ni/CGO electrodes during CO/CO2 electrolysis, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol:16, ISSN:1463-9076, Pages:13063-13068
et al., 2014, Online measurement of battery impedance using motor controller excitation, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, Vol:63, ISSN:0018-9545, Pages:2557-2566
et al., 2014, Novel Composite Cermet for Low-Metal-Content Oxygen Separation Membranes, Chemistry of Materials
et al., 2014, In-Operando X-ray Tomography Study of Lithiation Induced Delamination of Si Based Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries, Electrochemistry Letters, Vol:3
et al., 2014, Application of carbon materials in redox flow batteries, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:253, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:150-166
et al., 2014, Three-dimensional high resolution X-ray imaging and quantification of lithium ion battery mesocarbon microbead anodes, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:248, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:1014-1020
et al., 2013, Coupled thermal–electrochemical modelling of uneven heat generation in lithium-ion battery packs, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:243, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:544-554
et al., 2013, Towards the 3D modeling of the effective conductivity of solid oxide fuel cell electrodes: I. Model development, Chemical Engineering Science, Vol:99, ISSN:0009-2509, Pages:161-170
et al., 2013, Raman Spectroscopy of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells: Technique Overview and Application to Carbon Deposition Analysis, Fuel Cells, Vol:13, ISSN:1615-6846, Pages:455-469
et al., 2013, Development of a Regenerative Hydrogen-Vanadium Fuel Cell for Energy Storage Applications, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:160, ISSN:0013-4651, Pages:A856-A861
et al., 2012, Module design and fault diagnosis in electric vehicle batteries, Journal of Power Sources
Lorente E, Millan M, Brandon NP, 2012, Use of gasification syngas in SOFC: Impact of real tar on anode materials, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol:37, ISSN:0360-3199, Pages:7271-7278
Somalu MR, Brandon NP, 2012, Rheological Studies of Nickel/Scandia-Stabilized-Zirconia Screen Printing Inks for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Anode Fabrication, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol:95, ISSN:0002-7820, Pages:1220-1228
et al., 2012, Multi Length Scale Microstructural Investigations of a Commercially Available Li-Ion Battery Electrode, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:159, ISSN:0013-4651, Pages:A1023-A1027
Cai Q, Adjiman CS, Brandon NP, 2011, Investigation of the active thickness of solid oxide fuel cell electrodes using a 3D microstructure model, Electrochimica Acta, Vol:56, ISSN:0013-4686, Pages:10809-10819
Cai Q, Adjiman CS, Brandon NP, 2011, Modelling the 3D microstructure and performance of solid oxide fuel cell electrodes: Computational parameters, Electrochimica Acta, Vol:56, ISSN:0013-4686, Pages:5804-5814
et al., 2011, Investigation of lithium-ion polymer battery cell failure using X-ray computed tomography, Electrochemistry Communications, Vol:13, ISSN:1388-2481, Pages:608-610
et al., 2011, Using Synchrotron X-Ray Nano-CT to Characterize SOFC Electrode Microstructures in Three-Dimensions at Operating Temperature, Electrochemical and Solid State Letters, Vol:14, ISSN:1099-0062, Pages:B117-B120
et al., 2011, Techno-economic and behavioural analysis of battery electric, hydrogen fuel cell and hybrid vehicles in a future sustainable road transport system in the UK, Energy Policy, Vol:39, ISSN:0301-4215, Pages:1939-1950
Shearing PR, Brett DJL, Brandon NP, 2010, Towards intelligent engineering of SOFC electrodes: a review of advanced microstructural characterisation techniques, International Materials Reviews, Vol:55, ISSN:0950-6608, Pages:347-363
et al., 2010, Microstructural analysis of a solid oxide fuel cell anode using focused ion beam techniques coupled with electrochemical simulation, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:195, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:4804-4810
et al., 2010, Analysis of triple phase contact in Ni-YSZ microstructures using non-destructive X-ray tomography with synchrotron radiation, Electrochemistry Communications, Vol:12, ISSN:1388-2481, Pages:1021-1024
Shearing PR, Gelb J, Brandon NP, 2010, X-ray nano computerised tomography of SOFC electrodes using a focused ion beam sample-preparation technique, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, Vol:30, ISSN:0955-2219, Pages:1809-1814
et al., 2010, Characterization of the 3-dimensional microstructure of a graphite negative electrode from a Li-ion battery, Electrochemistry Communications, Vol:12, ISSN:1388-2481, Pages:374-377
Mermelstein J, Millan M, Brandon N, 2010, The impact of steam and current density on carbon formation from biomass gasification tar on Ni/YSZ, and Ni/CGO solid oxide fuel cell anodes, Journal Power Sources, Vol:195, Pages:1657-1666
et al., 2010, Comparative analysis of battery electric, hydrogen fuel cell and hybrid vehicles in a future sustainable road transport system, Energy Policy, Vol:38, Pages:24-29
Zhao Y, Shah N, Brandon NP, 2010, The Development and Application of a Novel Optimisation Strategy for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell-Gas Turbine Hybrid Cycles, Fuel Cells, Vol:10, Pages:181-193
Hawkes AD, Brett DL, Brandon NP, 2009, Fuel Cell Micro-CHP Techno-Economics: Part 1 - Model Concept and Formulation, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol:In Press
et al., 2009, 3D reconstruction of SOFC anodes using a focused ion beam lift-out technique, Chemical Engineering Science, Vol:64, ISSN:0009-2509, Pages:3928-3933
et al., 2009, Thermodynamics and Kinetics of the Interaction of Carbon and Sulfur with Solid Oxide fuel Cell Anodes, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol:92, ISSN:0002-7820, Pages:763-780
et al., 2009, Review of gas diffusion cathodes for alkaline fuel cells, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:187, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:39-48
et al., 2009, Fuel Cells for Micro-Combined Heat and Power Generation, Energy & Environmental Science, Vol:2, Pages:729-744
Golbert J, Adjiman CS, Brandon NP, 2008, Microstructural Modeling of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Anodes, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, Vol:47, ISSN:0888-5885, Pages:7693-7699
Udagawa J, Aguiar P, Brandon NP, 2008, Hydrogen production through steam electrolysis: Model-based dynamic behaviour of a cathode-supported intermediate temperature solid oxide electrolysis cell, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:180, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:46-55
Maher RC, Cohen LF, 2008, Raman spectroscopy as a probe of temperature and oxidation state for gadolinium-doped ceria used in solid oxide fuel cells, Journal of Physical Chemistry A, Vol:112, ISSN:1089-5639, Pages:1497-1501
Lohsoontorn P, Brett DJL, Brandon NP, 2008, Thermodynamic predictions of the impact of fuel composition on the propensity of sulphur to interact with Ni and ceria-based anodes for solid oxide fuel cells, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:175, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:60-67
et al., 2008, Intermediate temperature solid oxide fuel cells, Chemical Society Reviews, Vol:37, ISSN:0306-0012, Pages:1568-1578
Udagawa J, Aguiar P, Brandon NP, 2007, Hydrogen production through steam electrolysis: Model-based steady state performance of a cathode-supported intermediate temperature solid oxide electrolysis cell, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:166, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:127-136
et al., 2006, Techno-economic modelling of a solid oxide fuel cell stack for micro combined heat and power, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:156, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:321-333
et al., 2006, Concept and system design for a ZEBRA battery-intermediate temperature solid oxide fuel cell hybrid vehicle, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:157, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:782-798
Esquirol, A., Kilner, J., Brandon, N., 2004, Oxygen transport in La0.6Sr0.4Co0.2Fe0.8O3-[delta]/Ce0.8Ge0.2O2-x composite cathode for IT-SOFCs, Solid State Ionics, Vol:175, ISSN:0167-2738, Pages:63-67
et al., 2004, Electrochemical characterization of La0.6Sr0.4Co0.2Fe0.8O3 cathodes for intermediate temperature SOFCs, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, Vol:151, ISSN:0013-4651, Pages:A1847-A1855
et al., 2004, Anode-supported intermediate temperature direct internal reforming solid oxide fuel cell. I: model-based steady-state performance, Journal of Power Sources, Vol:138, ISSN:0378-7753, Pages:120-136
Brandon, N.P., Skinner, S., Steele, B.C.H., 2003, Recent advances in materials for fuel cells, Annual Review of Materials Research, Vol:33, ISSN:1531-7331, Pages:183-213
et al., 2017, Microstructural and Electrochemical Characterisation of Degradation in Nickel Impregnated Scandia-stabilised Zirconia Electrode during Isothermal Annealing, 15th International Symposium on Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFC), ELECTROCHEMICAL SOC INC, Pages:1125-1137, ISSN:1938-5862
Leah RT, Brandon NP, Aguiar P, 2005, Modelling of cells, stacks and systems based around metal-supported planar IT-SOFC cells with CGO electrolytes operating at 500-600 degrees C, Meeting on Fuel Cells Science and Technology, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, Pages:336-352, ISSN:0378-7753
et al., 2002, Functionally graded composite cathodes for solid oxide fuel cells, 7th Grove Fuel Cell Symposium, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, Pages:42-50, ISSN:0378-7753