Future research directions

• Hydrogen production from RES or methanol (biomethanol) and use it in fuel cells for power generation (design, implementation, design control and energy management, installation and operation system).

• Biofuel production (design, implementation, control system design, installation and operation system).

• Hydrogen production from biomass pyrolysis liquid.

• Production of synthesis gas through the combined thermochemical and catalytic partial oxidation reformer hydrocarbon and intermediate products for conversion of biomass.

• Synthesis gas conversion processes through high-pressure liquid synthetic fuels and chemical feedstocks.

• Development of optimal control innovative systems in complex processes systems.

• Check power supply chain, product.

• Analysis and design of innovative systems of liquid separation (purification syngas, CO2 sequestration by absorption).

• «Smart» electrical energy networks.

• Development of embedded systems for control applications in electromechanical devices and chemical processes.

• Development of electrodes and devices for use in solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC).

• Development and optimization of electrodes and membrane electrode assemblies for fuel cells and polymer electrolyte membrane type provisions (PEM).

• Application of three-way operation to optimize fuel cell performance.

• Study of the phenomenon of electrochemical promotion. Specially in hydrogenetion and delydrogenation reactions in proton conductor reactors.

• Development of provisions solid oxide fuel cells solid electrolyte proton conductors.


About PSDI

PSDI laboratory mainly targets focused research and industrial projects in the area of modeling, design, optimization and control of chemical and energy conversion processes. Also has developed expertise in the design, construction and automation of chemical and power production pilot plants through numerous industrial projects.

Latest News


  • Catalytic processes – Pilot scale testing
  • Automation and control systems for complex production units
  • Modeling and optimal design of processes
  • Advanced Process Control (APC) of chemical energy systems

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  paris (@) cperi.certh.gr
  6th km Harilaou - Thermi, Thessaloniki, Greece