f-cell award winner 2017

The award

To acknowledge outstanding developments in one of the most interesting technologies of our time as well as to stimulate further innovations, the Baden-Württemberg Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector together with the Stuttgart Region Economic Development Corporation invite entries for the 17th ”f-cell award“ for innovative fuel technology.

What is the award for?

The f-cell award is presented in recognition of new fuel cell technology with the potential for practical application. Entrants can submit innovative solutions involving mobile, portable and stationary deployment of fuel cells.

Entries can comprise individual components, entire fuel cell systems, related peripherals (fuel and storage technologies), or advances in the use of fuel cells in mobile, portable or stationary applications.

Winners 2017:

Category research & development:

Textile carbon fibre electrodes for microbial fuel cells (TexKoMBZ)

Institut für Textiltechnik Augsburg gGmbH und Institute of Applied Microbiology of RWTH Aachen

Georg Stegschuster, M. Sc. and Liesa Pötschke, M. Sc.

Category products & market:

Optimized media for micronAir fuel cell filter type N

Freudenberg Filtration Technologies SE & Co. KG

Tobias Beisel, Felix Herberg and Dr. Verena Hücker