Jan Van Herle

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Senior Scientist

jan.vanherle@epfl.ch +41 21 693 35 10 http://gem.epfl.ch

Citizenship : CH

Birth date : 19.01.1966

EPFL Valais Wallis
EPFL SCI-STI-JVH
Rue de l'Industrie 17
Case postale 440
CH-1951 Sion

Web site: Web site: https://gem.epfl.ch

EPFL VPRHO DSPS COSEC-SB
I17 3 I1 (Industrie 17)
Rue de l'Industrie 17, CP 440
CH-1951 Sion

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Fields of expertise

Solid Oxide Fuel Cells, ongoing research:
  • - single cell characterisation & stacking
  • - impedance spectroscopy
  • - metal interconnect oxidation
  • - biogas operation and analysis
  • - effect of contaminants on catalysts
  • Coelectrolysis of steam and CO2
  • Publications

    Infoscience publications

    Research

    Teaching & PhD

    Teaching

    Mechanical Engineering

    Materials Science and Engineering

    PhD Programs

    Doctoral Program in Materials Science and Engineering

    Doctoral Program in Energy

    Doctoral Program in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

    Courses

    Thermodynamics and energetics II

    (Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

    Thermal power cycles and heat pump systems

    (Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

    Renewable energy (for ME)

    (Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

    Engines and fuel cells

    (Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

    Electrochemistry for materials technology

    This course aims at familiarizing the student with state of the art applications of electrochemistry in materials science and technology as well as material requirements for electrochemical engineering.