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HEALTH-CODE Real operation pem fuel cells HEALTH-state monitoring and diagnosis based on dc-dc COnverter embeddeD Eis

    The project exploits the outcomes of the previous FCH 1 JU funded project D-CODE, during which a proof of concept validated in laboratory (TRL3-4) was developed. HEALTH-CODE will increase the TRL up to level 5. The exploitation of the project outcomes will lead to low-cost and reliable monitoring and diagnostic approaches and related applications (e.g. power electronics). These results will have an impact on stationary FCS with a direct increase in electrical efficiency, availability and durability, leading to a reduction in maintenance and warranty costs, thus increasing the customers’ satisfaction. Therefore, HEALTH-CODE contributes to the enhancement of FC competitiveness towards a wider market deployment.

     

      These targets will be achieved through the implementation of several methodologies and techniques, well suited for industrial application.
      Several algorithms will be developed relying on on-board EIS measurements of the fuel cell system impedance. Moreover, low-cost diagnostic concepts are also proposed for a straightforward implementation on FCS controllers.



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      UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI SALERNO

      Italy

      Cesare Pianese

      Cesare Pianese

      Full Professor at University of Salerno

      AALBORG UNIVERSITET

      Denmark

      Søren Knudsen Kær

      Søren Knudsen Kær

      Full professor, PhD Research manager

      DANTHERM POWER A.S

      Denmark

      Thomas Pedersen

      Thomas Pedersen

      Project Manager

      EIFER EUROPAISCHES INSTITUT FUR ENERGIEFORSCHUNG EDFKIT EWIV

      Germany

      Davide Beretta

      Davide Beretta

      Project Manager at EIFER - European Institute for Energy Research

      ELECTRO POWER SYSTEMS MANUFACTURING S.R.L

      Italy

      Lorenzo Cantone

      Lorenzo Cantone

      TORINO E-DISTRICT CONSORZIO

      Italy

      Marco Ottella

      Marco Ottella

      Public Affairs Manager at Bitron, Chief Operation Officer

      UNIVERSITE DE FRANCHECOMTE

      France

      Marie-Cécile Pera

      Marie-Cécile Pera

      Full Professor, University of Franche-Comte Deputy Director of FEMTO-ST Institute

      ABSISKEY CP

      France

      Emmanuel Muhr

      Emmanuel Muhr

      Senior consultant

      Ugo Schiara

      Ugo Schiara

      This project has received funding from the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) under grant agreement No 671486. This Joint Undertaking receives support from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme and Italy, Denmark, Germany, France.

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      Start 01/09/2015
      35% 30/09/2016
      End 31/08/2018
      Budget allocation . M€ Budget allocation
      Effort 241 p*m Effort
      Effort 7 persons Full time equivalent

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      Salerno Meeting

      2016-10-04

      Health Code partners are meeting up in Salerno at UNISA for the 3rd plenary meeting of the Project

      Health Code

      2016-02-25

      FCLAB experimental activity on FC. © FEMTO-ST and UFC - Ludovic Godard.

      Health Code has started

      2016-02-21

      FCLAB experimental activity on FC. © FEMTO-ST and UFC - Ludovic Godard.

      Health Code logo

      2016-01-03

      The logo of the project was designed by Mrs. Marinella Formetta and adapted by the designers of Absiskey. The logo recalls the main concepts...

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