ADEL Publications

Scientific publications

  • J.Mougin, A.Chatroux, K.Couturier, M.Petitjean, M.Reytier, G.Gousseau, F.Lefebvre-Joud. "High temperature steam electrolysis stack with enhanced performance and durability". Energy procedia, 29 (2012), p.445-454.
  • F. Petipas, A. Brisse, Ch. Bouallou. "Model-based behaviour of a high temperature electrolyser system operated at various loads". Journal of Power Sources, Volume 239, 1 October 2013, Pages 584–595.
  • F. Petipas, Q. Fu, A. Brisse, Ch. Bouallou. "Transient operation of a solid oxide electrolysis cell". Int J Hydrogen Energy 2013, 38: 2957-64.
  • Roeb M., Monnerie N., Houaijia A., Sattler C., Sanz-Bermejo J., Romero M., Canadas I., Drisaldi Castro A., Lucero C., Palomino R., Petipas F., Brisse A. (2013) “Coupling Heat and Electricity Sources to Intermediate Temperature Steam Electrolysis”. Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, 7 (11) 2068-2077.
  • S. Diethelm, J. Van herle, D. Montinaro, O. Bucheli (2013) “Electrolysis and Co-Electrolysis Performance of SOE Short Stacks”. Fuel Cell, vol 13, iss. 4, pp 631-637.
  • Sanz-Bermejo J., Gallardo-Natividad V., Gonzalez-Aguilar J., Romero M. (2014). “Comparative System Performance Analysis of Direct Steam Generation Central Receiver Solar Thermal”. Journal of Solar Energy Engineering. Vol. 136 / 010908-1.
  • Sanz-Bermejo J., Gonzalez-Aguilar J., Gallardo-Natividad V., Romero M. (2014). “Coupling of a Solid-Oxide cell unit and a linear Fresnel reflector field for grid management”. Energy Procedia (Elsevier). Accepted.
  • Sanz-Bermejo J., Muñoz-Antón J., Gonzalez-Aguilar J., Romero M. (2014). "Optimal Integration of a Solid-Oxide Electrolyser Cell into a direct steam generation solar tower plant for hydrogen production". Applied Energy (submitted).
  • Roeb M., Monnerie N., Houaijia A., Sattler C.  (2014) “Coupling of wind turbine and biogas energy with an Intermediate Temperature Steam Electrolyser for Methane Production“ Journal Green and Sustainable Chemistry. (submitted).
  • Meike V.F. Schlupp; Ji Woo Kim; Aude Brevet; Cyril Rado; Karine Couturier; Ulrich F Vogt; Florence Lefebvre-Joud; Andreas Züttel (2014). "Avoiding chromium transport from stainless steel interconnects into contact layers and oxygen electrodes in intermediate temperature solid oxide electrolysis stacks". Journal of Power Sources (In Press; Accepted). DOI: 10.1016/j.jpowsour.2014.07.094.

Conference presentations

  • O. Bucheli, F. Lefebvre-Joud, A. Brisse, M. Roeb, M. Romero (2011) “Advanced electrolysers for hydrogen production with renewable energy sources” Europen Fuel Cell Forum 2011, 28 June-1 July 2011, Lucerne, Switzerland.
  • K. Couturier (2012) “ADEL-Advanced Electrolysers for Hydrogen Production with Renewable Energy Sources. European FCH projects meeting: materials issues for fuel cells and hydrogen technologies, 26 – 27 March 2012, Grenoble, France.
  • J. Sanz-Bermejo, J. Gonzalez-Aguilar, M. Romero (2012) “Performance analysis of direct steam generation central receiver systems” Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2010: Solar Brayton & Rankine Cycle GT2012 June 12-15, 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • O. Bucheli, F. Lefebvre-Joud, F. Petitpas, M. Roeb, M. Romero (2012) “Advanced Electrolysers for Hydrogen Production with Renewable Energy Sources” 10th European SOFC Forum, 26–29 June 2012, Lucerne, Switzerland.
  • N. Monnerie, A. Houaijia, M. Roeb, C. Sattler, J. Sanz, M. Romero, I. Canadas, A. Drisaldi, C. Lucero, R. Palomino, F. Petipas (2012) “Coupling heat and electricity sources to intermediate temperature steam electrolysis” SolarPACES 2012 Conference, September 11 – 14, 2012, Marrakech, Morocco.
  • A. Houaijia, N. Monnerie, M. Roeb, C. Sattler, J. Sanz-Bermejo, M. Romero, I. Canadas, A. Drisaldi Castro, C. Lucero, R. Palomino, F. Petipas, A. Brisse. In: Proceedings of the Solar PACES 2012, Marrakech, 2012.
  • O. Bucheli, M. Bertoldi, S. Pofahl, D. Montinaro. Development and Manufacturing of SOFC-based products at SOFCpower SpA. 4th European PEFC & H2 Forum; 2013 July 2-5. Lucerne, Switzerland.
  • Anis Houaijia, Nathalie Monnerie, Martin Roeb, Christian Sattler (2013) “Process design and dynamic simulation of solar hydrogen production via intermediate temperature steam electrolysis”. Proceeding of: 8th Int. Symposium on Renewable Energy Storage Berlin (IRES), Nov 18-20, 2013, Berlin.
  • Martin Roeb, Anis Houaijia, Nathalie Monnerie, Christian Sattler (2013) “Concentrating Solar Systems as Heat and Electricity Source for a Solid Oxide Electrolyzer”. Proceeding of: 5th World Hydrogen Technologies Convention - WHTC2013, Sep. 25-28, 2013, Shanghai, China.
  • Sanz-Bermejo, J.; Gonzalez-Aguilar, J.; Gallardo-Natividad, V.; Romero, M., Coupling of a solid-oxide cell unit and a linear Fresnel reflector field for grid management, Solar World Conference 2013 (ISES), Nov. 3-7, 2013 Cancún, México.
  • Ulrich F. Vogt, Ji Woo Kim, Yong Seok Choi, Cyril Rado, Aude Brevet, Karine Couturier,  Andreas Züttel (2013) “Analysis of the corrosion behaviour of steel interconnects and coatings in solid oxide electrolysis cells” 37th Int. Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, 27.1.-1.2.2013, Daytona Beach Florida
  • Meike V. F. Schlupp, Ji Woo Kim, Aude Brevet, Cyril Rado, Karine Couturier, Ulrich Vogt, Florence Lefebvre-Joud, Andreas Züttel (2014). "Microstructural and chemical characterization of chromium transport from interconnects in intermediate temperature solid oxide electrolysis (IT-SOE)". Oral presentation at the 11th European SOFC & SOE  Forum, Lucerne, Switzerland 2014.

Project facts

Funding programme
Co-funded by:
7th Framework Programme of the European Union (FP7)
Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH-JU)

Project start
1 January 2011

Project duration
36 months

Project budget
4.1 million euro