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Welcome to the website of the EFCE Working Party on Electrochemical Engineering.

 

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Main activities of the Working Party

 

European Symposia on Electrochemical Engineering

 

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European Summer Schools on
Electrochemical Engineering
 

 

The Carl Wagner Medal of
Excellence in Electrochemical Engineering
Carl Wagner Medal

Annual Meetings of the EFCE
Working Party on Electrochemical Engineering

Working Party aims

 

Promotion of knowledge, applications and networking in the field of electrochemical engineering and applied electrochemistry (i.e. the application of the concepts and methodologies of chemical engineering to industrial electrochemical processes and related technologies)

 

Members of the Working Party

 

Delegates and Elected Members

 

BELGIUM
BELGIUM

Prof. Johan-Maria Deconinck
Vrije Univ. Brussel
Research Group of Electrochemical and Surface Engineering (SURF)
Pleinlaan 2, Room ZE005B, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
Tel: +32 2 629 28 01; Fax: +32 2 629 32 00
Contact 


CROATIA
CROATIA

Prof. Zoran Mandic
University of Zagreb
Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Technology
Marulićev trg 19, 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia
Tel: +385 1 4597164; Fax: +385 1 4597139
Contact 


CZECH REPUBLIC
CZECH REPUBLIC

Prof. Karel Bouzek  (Chair)
Institute of Chemical Technology
Department of Inorganic Technology
Technická 5, 166 28 Prague 6, Czech Republic
Tel: +420 220 44 4019; Fax: +420 220 44 4410
Contact 


FRANCE
FRANCE

Prof. Alain Bergel
CNRS - Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse.
Laboratoire de Génie Chimique
4 allée Emile Monso, BP 84234, 31432 Toulouse Cedex 4, France
Tel: +33 5 34 32 36 73
Contact

Prof. Karine Groenen-Serrano
Laboratoire de Génie Chimique, CNRS, Université Paul Sabatier
118, Route de Narbonne, 31062 Toulouse Cedex 9, France
Tel: +33 5 61 55 61 10; Fax: +33 5 61 55 61 39
Contact

Prof. Francois Lapique
Equipe Systèmes Polyphasiques (SysPol)
Laboratoire Réactions et Génie des Procédés
CNRS - Nancy Université, ENSIC BP 20451, 54001 Nancy, France
Tel: +33 383 175 266; Fax: +33 383 322 975
Contact


GERMANY
GERMANY

Prof. Henry Bergmann
Anhalt University of Applied Sciences
FB 6/7 - Electrotechnologies
Bernburger Strasse 55, 06366 Koethen/Anh., Germany
Tel: +49 3496 67 2313; Fax: +49 3496 67 2642
Contact 

Dr. Claudia Weidlich (Vice-Chair)
DECHEMA e.V.
Karl-Winnacker-Institut
Theodor-Heuss-Allee 25, 0486 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Tel: +49 69 7564 633; Fax: +49 69 7564 388
Contact


GREECE
GREECE

Prof. Symeos Bebelis
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Patras
1 Caratheodory Str.- University Campus, 26504 Patras, Greece
Tel: +30 2610 969511; Fax: +30 2610 969534
Contact(Department) or Contact (University)

Prof. Niki Kouloumbi
Department of Chemical Engineering
National Technical University of Athens (NTUA)
9 Iroon Politechneiou Str., 15780 Athens, Greece
Tel: +30 2107723101
Contact 


ISRAEL
ISRAEL

Prof. Yoram Oren
Institutes for Applied Research and the Institute for Water Sciences and Technologies
The Jacob Blaustein Institute for Desert Research (BIDR)
Ben Gurion University of the Negev
P.O. Box 653, 84990 Sede-Boger Campus, Israel
Tel: +972 8 6477167; Fax: +972 8 6472960
Contact

Prof. Matthew Suss
Grand Technion Energy Program &
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Haifa, 32000, Israel
Tel: 972-77-8871617
Contact


ITALY
ITALY

Prof. Achille de Battisti
Università di Ferrara
Dip. di Chimica
V. Borsari 46 v. mappa, 44100 Ferrara (FE), Italy
Tel: +39 0532291124; Fax: +39 0532240709
Contact 

Prof. Simonetta Palmas
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials
University of Cagliari
piazza d'Armi, 09123 Cagliari, Italy
Tel: +39 070 6755069; Fax: +39 070 6755067
Contact 


NETHERLANDS
NETHERLANDS

Dr. Maarten Biesheuvel
Wageningen University
Sub-department of Environmental Technology
P.O. Box 17, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
Tel: +31 6 46193949
Contact

Dr. Arjan Hovestad 
Department of Thin Film Technology
TNO
P.O.Box 6235, 5600 HE Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Tel: +31 88866 5520; Fax: +31 88866 8847
Contact 


NORWAY
NORWAY

Prof. Kemal Nisancioglu
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Kjemi II*334, Sem Sælands vei 12, 7034 Trondheim, Norway
Tel: +47 73594035
Contact 


PORTUGAL
PORTUGAL

Prof. Mário G.S. Ferreira
Departamento de Engenharia Química
Instituto Superior Técnico
Universidade Técnica de Lisboa
Av. Rovisco Pais, 1049-001 Lisboa, Portugal
Tel: +351 21 841 78 01; Fax: +351 21 841 97 71
Contact
also
Departamento de Engenharia Cerâmica e do Vidro
Universidade de Aveiro
Campus Universitário de Santiago
3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal

Prof. Adelio Miguel Magalhaes Mendes
Laboratory for Process, Environment and Energy Engineering (LEPAE)
Chemical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering
University of Porto
Rua Dr. Roberto Frias,4200-465 Porto, Portugal
Tel: +351 22 508 1695; Fax: +351 22 508 1449
Contact 


RUSSIA
RUSSIA

Prof. Alexey D. Davydov
Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry
Russian Academy of Sciences
Leninsky pr. 31, 117021 Moscow, Russia
Tel: +7 95 952 0806; Fax: +7 95 952 0846
Contact

Prof. Vladimir Fateev
HEPTI RRC "Kurchatov Institute",
Institute of Hydrogen Energy and Plasma Technology
Kurchatov Square, 123182 Moscow, Russia
Tel: +7 095 1969429; Fax: +7-095 1966278
Contact


SERBIA
SERBIA

Prof. Velizar Stankovic
Technical Faculty Bor
University of Belgrade
VJ 12, 19210 Bor, Serbia
Tel: +381 30 424 555; Fax: + 381 30 424 078
Contact 


SLOVAKIA
SLOVAK REPUBLIC

Prof. Ján Híveš
Department of Inorganic Technology
Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Technology and Materials
Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Slovak University of Technology
Radlinského 9, 812 37 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Tel: +421 2 59 325 468; Fax: +421 2 59 325 560
Contact 


SPAIN
SPAIN

Prof. Manuel Andrés Rodrigo
Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha
Dep. Ingeniería Química
Facultad de Ciencias Químicas Edificio Enrique Costa Novella.
Campus Universitario s/n., 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain
Tel.: +34 902 204 100 ext. 3411; Fax: +34 902 204 130
Contact

Prof. Vicente Montiel 
Dep. Química Física
Universidad de Alicante
P.O.Box 99, 03080 Alicante, Spain
Tel: + 34 96590 3535; Fax: + 34 96590 3537
Contact 


SWEDEN
SWEDEN

Prof. Ann Cornell
Applied Electrochemistry
School of Chemical Science and Engineering
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
100 44 Stockholm, Sweden
Tel: +46 8 7908172; Fax: +46 8 108087
Contact  or Contact 


SWITZERLAND
SWITZERLAND

Prof. Christos Comninellis
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Institut des Sciences et Ingénierie Chimique
EPFL SB ISIC GGEC
CH J2 489 (Bât. CH), Station 6
Office: CH J2 489, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Tel: +41 21 693 36 74; Fax: +41 21 693 56 90
Contact


UKRAINE
UKRAINE

Prof. Maryna Ved
National Technical University "Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute"
Kyrpichova str. 2
61002 Kharkiv

 


UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED KINGDOM

Prof. Geoff Kelsall 
Department of Chemical Engineering
Imperial College London
South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Tel: + 44 20 7594 5633
Contact

Prof. Sudipta Roy
Head of School, University of Strathclyde
James Weir Building
75 Montrose Street, Glasgow G1 1XJ, Scotland
Contact

Prof. Frank Walsh 
School of Engineering Sciences
University of Southampton
University Road, Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Tel: +44 2380 598752; Fax: +44 2380 598754
Contact (University) or Contact


Guest Members of the WPEE

 

CANADA
CANADA

Prof. Edward P.L. Roberts
University of Calgary
2500 University Drive Nw, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
Contact

 


FRANCE
FRANCE

Dr. Charles Delacourt
Université de Picardie Jules Verne
Laboratoire de Reactivité et de Chimie des Solides
33, rue Saint Leu, 80039 Amiens, France
Tel: +33 322 82 75 89; Fax:  +33 322 82 75 90
Contact

Prof. Théo Tzedakis
Laboratoire de Génie Chimique, UMR CNRS 5503
Bât. 2RI, Rez de chaussée, porte 126
Faculté des Sciences et d'Ingénierie,
Université Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier
118, route de Narbonne, 31062 Toulouse Cedex 9, France


GERMANY
GERMANY

Dr.-Ing. Christina Roth
TU Darmstadt
FB Material- und Geowissenschaften
Erneuerbare Energien
Petersenstr. 23, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany
Tel: +49 6151 16 4391; Fax: +49 6151 16 6023
Contact

Dr. Thorsten Matthée
CONDIAS GmbH
Fraunhoferstr. 1b, 25524 Itzehoe, Germany
Tel: +49 4821 804 0870; Fax: +49 4821 804 08711
Contact


GREECE
GREECE

Dr. Alexandros Katsaounis
University of Patras
Department of Chemical Engineering
Karatheodori 1, 26504 Patras, Greece
Tel: +30 2610 962757; Fax: +30 2610 997269
Contact


JAPAN
JAPAN

Prof. Takayuki Homma
Waseda University
Department of Applied Chemistry
3-4-1 Okubo, Shinjuku, 169-8555 Tokyo, Japan
Tel: +81 3 5286 3209; Fax: +81 3 3205 2074
Contact


PORTUGAL
PORTUGAL

Assistant Professor João Tedim
Department of Materials and Ceramic Engineering
CICECO-Aveiro Institute of Materials
University of Aveiro
Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal


SPAIN
SPAIN

Prof. Ignacio Sirés Sadornil
Universitat de Barcelona
Dep. Química Física
Facultad de Química
c/Martí i Franquès 1-11, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
Fax: +34 934021231
Contact


UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED KINGDOM

Carlos Ponce de Leon Albarran
University of Southampton
Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences,
Energy Technology Group
Electrochemical Engineering Laboratory,
Highfield Southampton, SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom

Dr. Carlo Santoro
Associate Professor in BioEnergy
Bristol BioEnergy Centre
Bristol Robotics Laboratory, T-Block
Engineering, Design and Mathematics Department
University of the West of England, Bristol
Frenchay Campus, BS16 1QY, United Kingdom


USA
USA

Prof. Dr. Peter S. Fedkiw
North Carolina State University
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
107 Riddick Engineering Lab.
Campus Box 7905, Raleigh, NC 27695-7905, USA
Tel: +1 919 515 3572; Fax: +1 919 515 3465
Contact 


Honorary Members of the WPEE 

 

FRANCE
FRANCE

Prof. André Savall
Laboratoire de Génie Chimique, CNRS
Université Paul Sabatier
118, Route de Narbonne
31062 Toulouse Cedex 9, France
Tel: +33 5 61 55 61 10; Fax: +33 5 61 55 61 39
Contact


GERMANY
GERMANY

Prof. Dr. Klaus-Michael Jüttner       
Ahornweg 24a, 63674 Altenstadt, Germany
Contact

Prof. Dr. Gerhard Kreysa
Weingasse 22, 65817 Eppstein, Germany
Contact

Prof. a.D. Dr. Hartmut Wendt
Darmstädter Str. 65, 64807 Dieburg, Germany
Contact


UNITED KINGDOM
UNITED KINGDOM

Prof. Dr. A. A. Wragg
University of Exeter
Department of Chemical Engineering
Harrison Building, North Park Road, Exeter EX4 4QF, UK
Tel: +44 1392 26 36 56; FAX: +44 1392 21 79 65
Contact


Working Party Events

 

Symposia on Electrochemical Engineering (ESEE)


The main aim of this Symposium series is to provide fora for presentations and discussions of recent developments and applications in Electrochemical Engineering and Applied Electrochemistry.

 

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12th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering (ESEE 2020)

14-18 June 2020, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands


The call for abstracts will open on November 1, 2019.

 


 

Previous editions of ESEE

 

 

Cover of the Proceedings of the 5th ESEE:       

 

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Year  ESEE Edition
2017 11th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering (11th ESEE), Prague, Czech Republic, 4-8 June 2017
2014 10th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering, Chia, Domus de Maria (CA), Sardinia, Italy
2011 9th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering, Chania, Greece
2008 8th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering, Prague, Czech Republic 
2005 7th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering, Toulouse, France
2002 6th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering, Düsseldorf, Germany
1999 5th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering, Exeter, UK
1996 4th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering, Prague, Czech Republic
1994 3rd European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering and Energy, Nancy, France
1989 Electrochemical Engineering: a three-day symposium, Loughborough University, UK
1984 Engineering Aspects of Electrochemistry. One day meeting, Loughborough University, UK

 

European Summer School in Electrochemical Engineering (ESSEE)

 

The ESSEEs aim to provide a comfortable and stimulating atmosphere to enable students and other participants to acquire basic and advanced knowledge and skills of electrochemical engineering theory and practice from well-known and world-recognized professors and teachers.


Previous editions of ESSEE
Year Edition 
2018 8th European Summer School on Electrochemical Engineering, Toulouse, France, 27-31 August 2018
2015 7th ESSEE, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
2012 6th ESSEE, Red Island, Zadar, Croatia
2009 5th ESSEE, Almagro, Spain
2006 4th ESSEE, Palic, Serbia
2003 3rd ESSEE, Patras, Greece
1999 2nd ESSEE, Ferrara, Italy
1995 1st ESSEE, Toulouse, France

Carl Wagner Medal of Excellence in Electrochemical Engineering

 

The Carl Wagner Medal of Excellence in Electrochemical Engineering is awarded every three years by the Working Party on Electrochemical Engineering of the European Federation of Chemical Engineering (EFCE) to a European researcher under the age of 35 for outstanding contributions to research in applied electrochemistry or electrochemical engineering.

It is an EFCE Excellence Award and the selection process will follow strictly th Guidelines for EFCE Excellence Awards revised in May 2013.

 

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Laureates
 

2017

Dr. Carlo Santoro

Albuquerque, USA

Santoro
and

 

Dr. João André da Costa Tedim

University of Aveiro, Portugal

 

The 2017 Carl Wagner Medal was presented to the laureates at the 11th European Symposium on Electrochemical Engineering (ESEE) in Prague, Czech Republic. The conference took place on 4-8 June 2017.

Press release

Tedim

2014
 

Dr. Ignacio Sirés Sadornil

Universidad de Barcelona, Spain

Sires Sadornil

2011
 

Dr. Charles Delacourt

University of Picardie, France

Delacourt

2008


Dr Alexandros Katsaounis

Technical University of Crete, Greece

 

and

 

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Dr. Christina Roth

TU Darmstadt, Germany

Carl-Wagner Medal2008-photo1-web

2005
 

Dr. J. Gonzalez-García

University of Alicante, Spain 

 


2002

no recipient 


1999


Dr. Karel Bouzek

Institute of Chemical Technology, Czech Republic 


Previous activities

 

Annual meetings of the Working Party

Year Meeting
2014 The Annual Meeting 2014 was held in Chia, Sardinia, Italy, 1 October 2014.
2013 The Annual Meeting 2013 was held at Southampton University, UK, 2 September 2013.
2012 The Annual Meeting 2012 was held in Prague, Czech Republic, in August 2012.
2011 The Annual Meeting 2011 was held in Chania, Greece, on 22 June 2011
2009 The Annual Meeting 2009 was held in Ciudad Real, Spain

 


Working Party Chairs, Vice-Chairs and Secretaries

 
Chairs
  • Professor Gerhard Kreysa, DECHEMA, Germany
  • Professor E. Barendrecht , Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • Dr Hugo J. B. Vandenborre, Stuart Energy Systems Corp.
  • Professor A. Storck, University of Nancy, France (1992-1993)
  • Professor Hartmut Wendt, TU Darmstadt, Germany (1994-1997)
  • Professor Anthony A. Wragg, University of Exeter, UK (1998-2002)
  • Professor Francois Lapicque, CNRS- University of Nancy, France (2003-2006)
  • Professor Symeon Bebelis, University of Patras, Greece (2007-2010)
  • Professor Manuel A. Rodrigo, University of Castilla La Mancha, Spain (2011-2018)
  • Professor Karel Bouzek, Institute of Chemical Technology, Czech Republic (2019- 
Secretaries
  • Prof. André Savall, University Paul Sabatier, France (1992-1993)
  • Dr D. Bergner, Hoechst A.G., Germany (1994-1997)
  • Dr C.R. Huntley, ICI, UK (1998-2000)
  • Dr Robert Buckingham (2000-2002)
  • Professor Alain Bergel, University Paul Sabatier, France (2003-2006)
  • Professor Niki Kouloumbi, National Technical University of Athens, Greece (2007-2010)
  • Professor Ann Cornell, KTH, Sweden (2011-2018)
Vice-Chairs
  • Dr Clauida Weidlich, DECHEMA-Forschungsinstitut, Germany (2019- 

 

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