Professor Nigel Brandon

Nigel Brandon

Dean of the Faculty of Engineering @ Imperial College London

Nigel Brandon OBE FREng is Dean of the Faculty of Engineering at Imperial College London.  His research is focused on electrochemical devices for energy applications, with a particular focus on fuel cells, electrolysers, and batteries. He is Director of the UKRI funded Hydrogen and Fuel Cells SUPERGEN Hub (www.h2fcsupergen.com), a founder of Ceres Power (www.cerespower.com), a UK fuel cell company spun out from Imperial College in 2000, chair of the Sustainable Gas Institute at Imperial College (www.sustainablegasinstitute.org), and a founder of RFC Power, a flow battery company spun out from Imperial College in 2018. He was awarded the Royal Academy of Engineering Silver Medal in 2007, the Inst Civil Engineers Baker Medal in 2011, and the ASME Francis Bacon Medal in 2014, for his contribution to fuel cell science and engineering.