Collaborations AIME

  • National CNRS


    • NEEDS (Nuclear, Environment, Energy, Waste, Society)
    • Interdisciplinary Action:
      • Competence consortium on Physical Chemistry for Nuclear Energy
      • Federative project on Porous Media
  • National ANR

  • International ANR

  • International Programmes


    • 2013-2018
    • Research project OSMOSYS: Optimisation of a Stack for Medium temperature Operation and SYstem integration for Stationary applications

    Bilateral Programmes

    • 2011-2013
    • French-Israeli Programme "Renewable energy : storage solar".
      Project title: In-situ study of Silicon based anodes for Li-ion batteries
      Partners: Bar Ilan Institute for Nanotechnology and Advanced materials (BINA), Bar Ilan University, Israel, D. Zitoun - Institut Charles Gerhardt, Université Montpellier 2, France, L. Monconduit

    European Framework Programmes

    • Horizon 2020

      • 2016-2019
        Research project INSPIRE: Integration of Novel Stack Components for Performance, Improved DuRability and LowEr Cost
        Partners: Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells (Coordinator), CNRS Montpellier, DANA, Technical University of Munich, Technical University of Berlin, SGL group, BMW group, IMTEK, VTT, Pretexo
      • 2016-2019
        Research project CELBICON: Cost-effective CO2 conversion into chemicals via combination of Capture, ELectrochemical and Biochemical CONversion technologies
        Partners: Politecnico di Torino Italy (Coordinator), Technische Universiteit Delft, Karlsruher Institut Fuer Technologie, Agencia Estatal Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Univeristé Montpellier, Fraunhofer Gesellschaft Zur Forderung Der Angewandten Forschung Ev, Avantium Chemicals Bv, Climeworks, Gaskatel Gesellschaft Fuer Gassysteme Durch Katalyse Und Elektrochemie Mbh, Gensoric Gmbh, Hysytech S.R.L, Krajete Gmbh, M.T.M. Srl
      • 2016-2019
        Research project Porous4APP: Pilot plant production of controlled doped nanoporous carbonaceous materials for energy and catalysis applications
        Partners: Acondicionamiento Terrassense (Coordinator), Johnson Matthey Plc, Centre National de La Recherche Scientifique, University of York, Varta Micro Innovation Gmbh, Meta Group S.R.L, Eidgenossische Materialprufungs- und Forschungsanstalt, Fundacio Privada Institut Catala d’investigacio Quimica, The Biorenewables Development Centre Ltd, Blueprime Bv, Soluciones Cataliticas Ibercat Sl
      • 2017-2021
        Research project CREATE: Critical Raw materials Elimination by a top-down Approach To hydrogen and Electricity generation
        Partners: ICGM-AIME (Coordinator), Aalto University, ITM Power, FuMA-Tech, EIFER, Università di Roma Tor Vergata, North Eastern University, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Insitute of Chemical Research of Catalonia
      • 2015-2018
        Research project VOLUMETRIQ: VOLUme Manufacturing of PEMFC Stacks for TRansportation and In-Line Quality Assurance
        Partners: CNRS (Coordinator), Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells, Solvay Specialty Polymers, Elring Klinger, Daimler, BMW

    • FP7

      • 2013-2018
        Research project SPINAM: 5 years project on integrated nanofiber MEAs by electrospinning
        Project Investigator: Dr. Sara Cavaliere, UM2
      • 2013-2016
        Research project CATAPULT: 36 month project on novel CATAlyst structures employing Pt at Ultra Low and zero loadings for auTomotive MEAs
        Partners: UM2 (coordinator), VTT, Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells, University of Munich, Beneq, Volkswagen, University of Ulm, Pretexo
      • 2013-2016
        Research project IMMEDIATE: 36 month project onInnovative autoMotive MEa Development implementation of Iphe-genie Achievements Targeted at Excellence.
        Partners: IRD Fuel Cells (Coordinator), CNRS Montpellier, FuMA-Tech, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Timcal, SGL Carbon, Volvo, JRC, Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals
      • 2012-2015
        Research project ARTEMIS: 36 month project on Automotive pemfc Range extender with high TEMperature Improved meas and Stacks
        Partners: CNRS Montpellier (Coordinator), CEA, Nedstack, Cidetec, FIAT CRF, Politecnico di Torino
      • 2012-2016
        Research project EUROLIS: 48 month project on advanced European lithium sulphur cells for automotive applications
      • 2012-2015
        Collaborative project ELECTROHYPEM: Enhanced performance and cost-effective materials for long-term operation of PEM water electrolysers coupled to renewable power sources
        Partners, CNR-ITAE (coordinator), JRC-IE, CNRS Montpellier, Solvay Specialty Polymers, ITM Power, Tozzi Renewable Energy
      • 2011-2014
        Collaborative project METPROCELL: Innovative fabrication routes and materials for METal and anode supported PROton conducting fuel CELLs
        Partners: Tecnalia (Coordinator), CNRS Montpellier, CNRS Bordeaux, Marion Technologies, EIfER, DTU, Cerpotech, Hoganas
      • 2011-2014
        Collaborative project DURAMET: Improved Durability and Cost-effective Components for New Generation Solid Polymer Electrolyte Direct Methanol Fuel Cells
        Partners: CNR-ITAE (Coordinator), CNRS Montpellier, FumaTech, University of Munich, Politecnico di Torino, IRD Fuel Cells, FIAT CRF, Pretexo, JRC-IE
      • 2011-2014
        Collaborative project MAESTRO: MembrAnEs for STationary application with RObust mechanical properties
        Partners, CNRS Montpellier (Coordinator), Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells, Solvay Specialty Polymers, University of Perugia, Pretexo
      • 2010-2013
        Collaborative project QUASIDRY: QUASI-anhydrous and DRY membranes for next generation fuel cells
        Partners: CNRS Montpellier (Coordinator), Jonhson Matthey Fuel Cells, FumaTech, University of Lund, CNR-ITAE, Max Planck Institute Mainz, Pretexo
      • 2009-2012
        Collaborative project GreenAir: Generation of hydrogen by kerosene reforming via efficient and low emission new alternative, innovative, refined technologies for aircraft application
        Partners: EADS Innovation Works (Coordinator), Cassidian, Compañia Española de Sistemas Aeronauticos, CNR Italy, CNRS Montpellier, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, efceco, HyGear Fuel Cell Systems, Polish Academy of Sciences, Polish Academy of Sciences - Szewalski Institute & Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research, Johnson Matthey Fuel Cells, CEC DG Joint Research Centre, Qinetiq, Universita di Bologna
      • 2009-2012
        Marie Curie Initial Training Network SUSHGEN: Sustainable Hydrogen Generation
        Partners: Newcastle University (Coordinator), CNRS - UM2, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Institute of Electrochemistry and Energy Systems (IEES), Foundation of Research and Technology - Hellas Institute of Chemical Engineering and High Temperature Process (FORTH/ICE-HT), CIDETEC - IK4 Reserach Alliance, Advent Technologies
      • 2010-2013
        Joint Technology Initiative on Fuel Cells and Hydrogen KEEPEMALIVE: Knowledge to Enhance the Endurance of PEM fuel cells by Accelerated Lifetime Verification Experiments
        SINTEF (Coordinator),ECN, IRD Fuel Cells, CNRS Montpellier, EIfER, Graz University of Technology, SEAS-NVE Holding, JRC

    • FP6

      • 2004-2009
        Network of Excellence Inside Pores: In situ Study and Development of Processes involving Nano-Porous Solids
      • 2004-2008
        Network of Excellence ALISTORE: Advanced lithium energy storage systems based on the use of nano-powders and nano-composite electrodes/electrolytes
      • 2005-2009
        Integrated Project Autobrane: Automotive High Temperature Membranes
      • 2005-2010
        Integrated Project HySYS: Fuel Cell Hybrid Vehicle SYStem Component Development
      • 2007-2009
        STREP IPHE-GENIE: International Partnership for a Hydrogen Economy for the GENeration of novel Ionomer Membranes
      • 2007-2008
        Europe Coordination Action: Coordination Action of Research on Intermediate and high temperature Specialised Membranes electrode Assemblies

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