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

Unit: SGM-ENS

Unit: SMX-ENS

Unit: COSEC-STI

Unit: CF-STI

Web site: https://acc.epfl.ch/
Unit: ACC-EPFL

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

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Administrative data

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
  • Infoscience publications

    Research

    Output

    Journal publications 125
    Conference publications 115
    Funded project proposals 72
    Oral presentations 120 (8 keynotes, 45 invited talks)
    Citations 5300
    H-factor 42
    Funding raised 18.0 MCHF
    (43% outside Switzerland and 16% from Industry)
    Presently teaching 3 bachelor and 8 master credits
    (thermodynamics, renewable energy, fuel cells, engines, electrochemistry).
    PhD theses 16 completed, 4 ongoing
    Master theses 40
    Semester projects 70