High-Temperature Energy, Materials, & Processes Division Subhash Singhal Award

The High-Temperature Energy, Materials, & Processes Division Subhash Singhal Award was established in 2017 to recognize excellence and exceptional research contributions of distinguished researchers to the science and engineering of solid oxide fuel cells (SOFC) and electrolyzers (SOEC), materials, processes, and manufacturing.


Nomination Deadline: Coincides with SOFC call for papers, odd years
Presented: At the SOFC conference

Recipient Qualifications

The recipient will be: (1) a member of the Society in good standing, and (2) must designate the H-TEMP division as their primary affiliation in ECS. The award is restricted to the SOFC symposia series participants and recipient selection will be on the basis of research accomplishments and scientific contributions in the fields of SOFCs and SOECs.

Nomination Process

Nominations can be made by individual members or by the SOFC symposium organizers.  Self-nomination is not permitted.  

A complete nomination package will include:

  • Completed electronic nomination form
  • Candidate’s CV
  • Publications list that documents the candidate’s contributions and accomplishments to SOFCs and/or SOECs.

The award consists of a scroll and a US $1,000 prize. The recipient is required to present an award talk at the designated SOFC meeting.

About Subhash Singhal

Dr. Subhash C. Singhal is a world leader in the study of solid oxide fuel cells and has been an active member of ECS since 1976. He holds the distinction of founding chair of the Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Symposium (SOFC) which was established in 1989.


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