Ahmad El-Kharouf

University of Birmingham

Dr. El-kharouf is a Research Fellow at the Centre for Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Research, School of Chemical Engineering, UoB, UK. He is the manager of the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Fuel Cells and their Fuels; a collaborative consortium of UoB, UCL, Imperial College London, University of Nottingham and Loughborough University. His primary research is focussed on the development of next generation automotive Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells (PEFCs), aiming for an operation temperature of up to 120˚C and increasing the stack volumetric and gravimetric power density. Dr El-kharouf’s other research activities include the development and testing of materials for PEM electrolysers, solid oxide fuel cell development and the integration of fuel cell and hydrogen technologies in transport and stationary applications.