A landmark new £4m technology hub, we are leading the way in harnessing renewable energy.

Bringing together world-leading academics from the disciplines of material research and engineering, our focus is on developing next-generation energy. As well as creating new, clean electrolysers and fuel cells, our team are also exploring their uses.

Current Research

Our team's current research specialisms include:

  • 2D materials, such as graphene
  • The use of electrochemistry to produce energy storage
  • Combining electrolysis and fuel cell technology with 3D printing
  • Designing and producing functional coatings via a magnetron sputtering process
  • The fabrication of anodes and membrane fuel cells
  • Deposition and characterisation of thin films

Find out more about our team's research focuses.

Published Research

Research from Manchester Fuel Cell Innovation Centre and contributions from our academic team have appeared in a number of nationally and internationally recognised publications.

Examples of recent writing and contributions include:

Research News

Research Opportunities

If you are interested in working with our researchers or collaborating with us, please contact:

Amer Gaffar
Director, Manchester Fuel Cell Innovation Centre
Telephone: 0161 247 4660

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