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FCReL students and government representatives during a tour where PowerPad was showcased

  • Dr. Erik Kjeang, Director of FCReL, named Canada Research Chair in Fuel Cell Science and Technology Development
  • FCReL wins the 2017 Surrey Environment & Business Award (Medium Business Category)
  • PowerPAD: Our biodegradable single-use battery has been demonstrated, published in Advanced Energy Materials, and highlighted in news releases by the Electrochemical Society and on Research2Reality.com
  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Premier Christy Clark announce $126 million expansion for SFU Surrey campus in new energy systems engineering building
  • FCReL researchers awarded seed funding from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop a compostable power source, dubbed the powerPAD
  • SFU FCReL's brand new, state-of-the-art research laboratory in the Hydrogen Technology Building at Powertech Labs is now open for business!
  • Our NXCT Fuel Cell project featured in BC Business and the Fuel Cells Bulletin
  • FCReL receives $6.5M new funding through the Automotive Partnership Canada program to "look into" fuel cells
  • Recent PhD graduate, Dr. Jin Wook Lee, accepts a tenure-track faculty position at the University of Arkansas. Congratulations, Professor Lee!
  • "Greening" the Fleet? Learn how to evaluate emerging low-carbon vehicles prior to procurement
  • Tests lead to doubling of fuel cell life
  • Our group awarded $4.1M Automotive Partnership Canada grant on fuel cell bus research with Ballard
  • Our lifecycle modeling research aids the City of Surrey's environmental goals
  • Secure electricity for rural India: Our microfluidic fuel cells featured in SFU Research Matters
  • Dr. Kjeang signs Letter of Intents on research collaboration with Luminous Power Technologies Ltd. and Sutlej Motors Ltd. during the Mayor of Surrey's Business Mission to India
  • Our perspective on microfluidic biofuel cells featured in the Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research and ranked #1 of Biomicrofluidics Most Downloaded Articles in December 2010
  • Western Economic Diversification Canada announces infrastructure funding for Mechatronics research at SFU
  • Our review paper on microfluidic fuel cell technology ranked as #1 of ScienceDirect's TOP25 Hottest Articles in the Journal of Power Sources
  • Fuel cell with flow-through porous electrodes, featured in the Research Highlights of the Royal Society of Chemistry’s Lab on a Chip
  • Hydrogen peroxide as an oxidant for microfluidic fuel cells, featured in the Tech Highlights of the Electrochemical Society’s Interface
  • Graphite rod-based microfluidic fuel cells, showcased in the Special Feature of Nikkei Electronics, a leading technical newspaper in Japan (in Japanese)
  • Visiting Undergraduate Student, Deepak Krishnamurthy, interviewed by the Deccan Chronicle in India about his experience on our team
  • Dr. Kjeang featured in the University of Victoria’s community newspaper, The Ring
  • Dr. Kjeang at the Canadian Embassy, promoting fuel cell research collaboration between Sweden and Canada
  • Dr. Kjeang, interviewed by the Swedish green energy magazine, Miljoaktuellt (in Swedish)