15. International Summer School on Advanced Studies of Polymer Electrolyte Fuell Cells and Hydrogen

28. August - 2. September 2023
TU Graz, AT

This summer school offers students and early career researchers intensive days of lectures, workshops, networking and socialising. The event covers a broad spectrum of fuel cell and hydrogen research by internationally renowned experts in the field of polymer electrolyte fuel cells and additional lectures on various hydrogen technologies.


The Summer School is organized by Graz University of Technology (TUG) - Institute of Chemical Engineering and Environmental Technology, Austria in co-operation with Yokohama National University (YNU), Japan and with internationally recognised experts.


Content Description

The lectures include fundamental studies and advanced aspects of fuel cell and hydrogen research.

General content

  • Lectures at Graz University of Technology, Austria
  • One week intensive course
  • Student Poster Presentation
  • Workshop with students
  • Certificate of Attendance (without exam)
  • 3 ECTS credits at TUG or YNU with written exam

Themes of the lectures

  • PEFC Fundamentals
  • Hydrogen and e-fuels
  • Electrochemistry
  • Measurement Techniques
  • Advanced Material Studies
  • Up-to-date R&D topics
  • PEFC Applications


The updated programme can be found at: www.tugraz.at/fcsummerschool


Participant Information


  • Participation fee: Euro 300,00
  • No fee for students in natural sciences or technology with confirmation of enrolment.


  • Deadline for registration: 15 July 2023 (limited number of participants!)

More information and registration on the TU Graz website.


Contact Address

Graz University of Technology
Institute of Chemical Engineering
and Environmental Technology
Brigitte Hammer
Inffeldgasse 25/C
A-8010 Graz
Tel.: +43 (316) 873 8781
E-Mail: brigitte.hammer@tugraz.at