Hydrogen Research Institute

Our mission is to advance energy transition through innovation in advanced materials and engineering.

The vision of Hydrogen Research Institute (IRH) is fundamentally multidisciplinary: the research areas encompasses basic sciences, engineering and social sciences. The object is to promote energy transition and train a skilled and versatile workforce capable of innovating in energy and materials.

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Hydrogen research focuses on sustainable technologies for production & storage and also safe operation & handling.


This area focuses on smart grids, smart vehicles, autonomous robots, green technologies for stationary and mobility applications.

Smart Grid and Vehicles

Development of functional materials and the management of greenhouse gas emissions to facilitate the energy transition.

Materials Science
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Laboratories at Hydrogen Research Institute (IRH) specializes in design, synthesis, characterization and testing of novel materials for renewable energy applications.