HANNOVER MESSE 2018, 23 - 27 April
Logo ZSW
Exhibitor 2018


Logo ZSW
Exhibition stand
Topic: German Pavilion - Baden-Wurttemberg International
Co-exhibitor with
Baden-Württemberg International

Company Data

Zentrum für Sonnenenergie-
und Wasserstoff-Forschung
Baden-Württemberg (ZSW)

Helmholtzstr. 8
89081 Ulm
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Fax: +49 731 9530 666


Ms. Tiziana Bosa
Press and public relations
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Fax: +49 731 95 30-666


Type of company

Year founded

No. of employees
101-250 (Status: 2015)

Company profile

ZSW's range of expertise covers the entire battery and fuel cell value chain: from modelling and simulation of electrochemical processes, synthesis and characterisation of active materials, to optimisation of components, technologies related to high volume production right up to prototype demonstration. Test facilities equipped to the latest standards enable comprehensive testing, assessment and qualification of components and
systems in terms of performance, durability and safety. As an independent research institute we have enjoyed 25 years of collaboration with key players from industry and research through relationships which have been based onmutual confidence. Among many other sectors, our cooperation partners come from the specialty chemicals, automotive OEMs and their suppliers as well as from the energy sector. Our ability to understand industry needs, coupled with comprehensive expertise ranging from materials knowledge to application-specific system solutions.

Company website


Industrial Production of LiB

Our research platform encompasses all equipment and infrastructure used in commercial production. High quality and reproducible cells with advanced cell chemistry in small series can be produced. Systems for slurry preparation, coating, calendering, slitting, assembly, and formation are not permanently linked more

PEMFC Development and Manufacturing

We offer: - Automotive stack technology - Components and cell optimization - Water management and lifetime - CAD construction and FEM design, components and stacks - Innovative joining technologies and manufacturing processes - Robot based stack assembly and testing - Power range from 50 W up to 100 more

Hydrogen and Electrolysis

With many years of experience and the right infrastructure, our team has what it takes to quickly verify and demonstrate new components for water electrolysis (alkaline and acidic), innovative cell design and cell chemistry for redox flow technology, technology evaluation and studies. Furthermore Power-to-Gas more

Center for electrical and safety testing

Batteries must deliver reliable performance throughout their service life and even under the most adverse conditions. A great deal of our testing efforts are devoted to characterising batteries under various operating conditions, determining accumulators'qualitative properties, and studying their behaviour more

Fuel Cell Test Centre

Demand for independent testing facilities is growing as manufacturers gear up to roll out fuel cells for mobile and stationary applications around the world. ZSW set up a fuel cell test field more than 20 years ago, and we have been improving and extending our capabilities ever since. Today, we have more

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