Maria del Pilar ARGUMOSA, Project Manager
Maria del Pilar Argumosa is an Aeronautical Engineer; she has been working on hydrogen and fuel cell in the Spanish Institute for Aerospace Technology (INTA) since 2002. Main topics covered has been Fuel Cells technologies, Hydrogen production technologies, PEM, alkaline FC, Fuel Cell applications, electrolysis, Renewable Energies, Energy systems integration, fuel cell simulation.
She has participated in European projects as HYSOCIETY, HYWAYS, FIRST, FEBUSS and currently she coordinates INTA’s activities on HYCARUS. She has been the coordinator of the capacity analysis group of the Spanish Platform of hydrogen and Fuel cells for 6 years and she has participated as expert and coordinator of the modelling subtask, in the Task 18 and the Task 30 of the Hydrogen Implemented Agreement of the IEA, Nowadays she is the national representative in the executive committee of the IEA Hydrogen Implemented Agreement, besides to participate as expert in the maritime task (Task39).
She has participated in the RTO SET 173 working group, about man-portable emerging power technologies, as fuel cell expert on UAV applications.
Backward experience is in internal combustion engine tests for aerospace specification, propulsion and energy system integration and fuel cell simulation and tests.
Jesús MAELLAS BENITO, Researcher engineer
Jesús Maellas Benito is an aeronautical engineer (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid). He has been working on hydrogen and fuel cell in INTA since 1999 and actually is the head of the Energy Laboratory in Madrid. He has been involved in several national and international projects in the field of design and simulation of fuel cells and validation of testing PEMFC procedures. He has participated in European projects like HYREG, HYCARUS, etc.
Eduardo LOPEZ GONZALEZ, Researcher engineer
Eduardo López González. Ph.D. Industrial Engineer (Universidad de Sevilla). He has been working at INTA since 1990 in the area of hydrogen technology and fuel cells. He has been involved in several national and international projects, in the field of hydrogen storage, definition and validation of testing PEFC procedures, hydrogen production from renewable energies, safety aspects for hydrogen storage, etc. He has participated in European projects such as RES2H2, EIHP I, FCTESNET, STORHY, FCTESQA, SHEL, etc.