Energy Consortium Technology Centers of Excellence

IIT Madras expertise includes carbon capture and storage, gas hydrates, coal and biomass conversion to useful chemicals, renewable energy systems including applications in desalination and cold storage, electrolyser technologies for CO2 conversion and green hydrogen, energy storage technologies beyond lithium, and distributed energy management including for AC and DC microgrids. These are organized in seven centers of excellence as shown in below figure.

Globally Recognized Research and Technology Expertise

IITM researchers are at par or better on research impact, based on Field-Weighted Citation Index (FWCI), with a wide-ranging publication and collaboration portfolio.