Prof. Schmidt appointed head of the PSI's Energy and Environment Research Division (ENE)
Prof. Thomas J. Schmidt will become the new head of the Energy and Environment Research Division (ENE) of the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) in 2018. The PSI's energy research is concerned with processes that can be used in sustainable and safe technologies for the most carbon neutral energy supply possible.
Prof. Schmidt is head of the Electrochemistry Laboratory of the PSI and since 2014 head of one of the federal competence centers for energy research on heat and electricity storage. From 1 January 2018, Prof. Dr. Thomas J. Schmidt will be in charge of the Energy and Environment Research Division (ENE) as the successor to Prof. Alexander Wokaun of the Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering (ICB).