A. Eelectrochemical energy converters

Fuel Cells: 1. Hydrogen-air 2. Solid acid FC 3. Alcohol-air FC

 Research: Electrocatalysts &Membrane -electrode- assembly (MEA)     Targets: 1W/g    Applications: Electrical Vehicles, UAV, smart grids for small and medium communities (photovoltaics-FC- hydrogen storage & production from local resources)

B. Batteries: Sodium ion (SIB)

Research: Na-carbon nanomaterials for anode & Na-MexOy for cathode

C. Supercapacitors 

Research: Laser induced graphene & fractal motives for 2D supercap

D. Phase change materials (PCM)

Research: 1)Test rig for PCM charaterization 2) Nanocomposites based nanomaterials ( metals, oxides, graphene)

 E. Bioelectrochemical system

Research 1) Microbial and biofuel cells – MFC 2) Hydrogen sulfide fuel cells – HSFC 3) Urea Fuel Cells

Photo-electrochemical systems

Polymers & Biopolymers


  • Advanced and nanostructured carbon materials (nanocarbons, nanotubes, exotic carbons-glitter, silicondicarbide, nanocomposites with polymer matrix, carbon-gels)
  • Electrospining: polymers-micro/nanofibers, Polimeri, filme carbonice
  • Polymeric films designed in thermo-centrifugal fields
  • Inorganic polymers, precursors for advanced ceramics
  • Nanobiotechnology: bionanocomposites for cells culture media, biosensors, Q-dots, biofuel cells, nanoparticles toxicology, mycotoxin detection.
  • Plasma polymerization: Nanocomposite films, polymers semiconductors
  • Polymers semiconductors and conductors