Sustainability database

People

Prof Robert Dryfe

Professor

Research interests:

Electrochemistry, electrodeposition/electroless deposition, liquid-liquid interfaces, electrochemical sensors, electrochemical energy storage/conversion.

Division: 
Research
Sustainability enthusiast?: 
No
Interdisciplinary themes: 
Energy

Connections

Research

Electrochemical Oxidation

Aim of project is to develop low cost/energy catalytic conversion of methane to easily transportable liquid fuels (rather than liquefaction).

http://gow.epsrc.ac.uk/NGBOViewGrant.aspx?GrantRef=EP/K007033/1

Research

Electrochemical Energy Storage

Amongst the myriad applications foreseen for graphene, exploitation in electrochemical energy storage with supercapacitors or batteries ranks as one of the most prominent. Contributes to de-carbonising the energy supply - storage for renewable energy.

http://gow.epsrc.ac.uk/NGBOViewGrant.aspx?GrantRef=EP/K016954/1

Group

National Graphene Institute

Find out about the construction of the National Grahene Institute here.

Keywords: 
Graphene

Group

energy@manchester

AKA Manchester Energy. From underpinning strategic research to the transfer of technology into the marketplace, the University of Manchester has a range of world-class activities supporting the need for solutions that can play their part in meeting the global energy challenge.

Keywords: 
Energy, Energy industry, Energy storage, Cogeneration, Interdisciplinary