Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program Presents 2011 Annual Merit Awards

May 11, 2011

The U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program presented the DOE Annual Merit Review Awards at the 2011 DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program and Vehicle Technologies Program Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting on May 11, 2011.

Award recipients are chosen by the Peer Review Panel following an evaluation of the merit of hydrogen and fuel cell projects to recognize outstanding achievements and significant contributions to the DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program. Award recipients are:

DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Program Team Awards

  • Production: Tom Jaramillo, Stanford University
  • Delivery: Petros Sofronis and Ian Robertson, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Fuel Cells: Nenad Markovic, Argonne National Laboratory
  • Systems Analysis: Marc Melaina, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
  • Market Transformation: Leonard Klebanoff, Sandia National Laboratories
  • Safety, Codes and Standards: Jeffrey Lynn LaChance, Sandia National Laboratories
  • Safety, Codes & Standards: Bill Houf, Sandia National Laboratories
  • Manufacturing: Jason Morgan, Ballard Material Products
  • Education: Joel Rinebold, Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology

DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program Award

  • George Sverdrup, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

DOE Hydrogen and Fuel Cells Program and Vehicle Technologies Program Award

  • Jim Miller, Argonne National Laboratory

Learn more about the award winners.