Giulia Botta

  • Development of electrolyser/co-electrolyser and fuel assisted electrolyser models and thermodynamic evaluations of hydrogen and syngas production
  • Identification of electrolyser cells suitable for operation as solid oxide electrolysers and as fuel assisted electrolysers : theoretical and experimental evaluations.
  • Investigation of bi-directional SOEC system. 
  • Investigation of the option of converting renewable electricity through hydrogen into synthetic fuels.
  • Determine the merits of several large scale electrolysis technologies, including dynamic loading, on technical and economical basis
  • Student assistant in the "Energy Conversion" course.
  • Student assistant in the "Fuel Cell Systems" course.
  • Preparation and evaluation of exams for the above courses.
  • Master students's supervision for the preparation of their final thesis.

Master of Science in Mechanical engineering from Politecnico di Torino – I Facoltà di Ingegneria – Ingegneria Meccanica Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24 – 10129 Turin, Italy

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Politecnico di Torino – I Facoltà di Ingegneria – Ingegneria Meccanica Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24 – 10129 Turin, Italy

1. "Theoretical study of coupling a SOEC in co-electrolysis mode with the dimethyl ether synthesis" G. Botta, M. Solimeo, P. Leone, P. V. Aravind , Fuel Cells from Fundamentals to System Journal, 2015, In communication

2. "Thermodynamic and Exergy Analysis of Reversible Solid Oxide Cell Systems" G. Botta, H. Patel, F. Sebastiani, P. V. Aravind , Conference Proceeding, ECS Conference on Electrochemical Energy Conversion & Storage with SOFC-XIV, Glasgow, 2015

3. "Synthetic Natural Gas Production via Co-Electrolysis" G. Botta, M. Solimeo, P. Leone, P.V. Aravind, Conference Proceeding, 11th EUROPEAN SOFC & SOE FORUM, Lucerne/Switzerland, 2014                                                             

4. "Coupling of SOEC in Co-Electrolysis mode and Dimethyl Ether Synthesis" M. Solimeo, G. Botta,  P. Leone, P.V. Aravind, Conference Proceeding, 11th EUROPEAN SOFC & SOE FORUM, Lucerne/Switzerland, 2014