Publications

Pablo’ s work has been published in well-established journals of various scientific fields, including International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Transport in Porous Media, Journal of Power Sources, Journal of the Electrochemical Society and Electrochimica Acta, among others. The work has been carried out in collaboration with recognized researchers from different institutions around the world, such as Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of Waterloo, Paul Scherrer Institute and German Aerospace Center.

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Paper #53

P.A. García-Salaberri, A. Perego, I.V. Zenyuk, Boosting the Performance of Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells with Porous Flow Fields: Pros and Cons, Energy (2024), submitted.

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Paper #52

P.A García-Salaberri, Modeling the Trade-Off between Performance and Pressure Drop of Bimodal Pore Size Electrodes in Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries: Parallel vs. Series Arrangement, Int. J. Heat Mass Trans. (2024), under review.

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Paper #51

Jes

P.A. García-Salaberri, L. Duque, M.A. Folgado, E. Diaz-Alvarez, A.M. Chaparro, Modeling the performance of electrosprayed catalyst layers in the cathode of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells, Journal of The Electrochemical Society (2024), submitted.

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Paper #50

Energy Materials

C. Chen, K. Khedekar, A. Zaffora, M. Santamaria, M. Coats, S. Pylypenko, P.A. García-Salaberri, J. Braaten, Y. Morimoto, P. Atanassov, N. Tamura, C. Johnston, L. Cheng, I.V. Zenyuk, Understanding the Impact of Microporous Layer Cracks on Pt Catalyst Degradation, ACS Applied Energy Materials (2024).

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Paper #49

Chem Electro Chem

P.A. García-Salaberri, Examining Invasion-Percolation Across the Membrane Electrode Assembly in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells: Oxygen Resistance, Wettability and Cracks, ChemElectroChem (2024) e202400068.

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Paper #48

Applied Energy

P.A. García-Salaberri, A. Sánchez-Ramos, Modeling of a Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell with a Hybrid Continuum/Discrete Formulation at the Rib/Channel Scale: Effect of Relative Humidity and Temperature on Performance and Two-Phase Transport, Applied Energy 367 (2024) 123332.

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Paper #47

frontiers

P.A. García-Salaberri, P.K. Das, A.M. Chaparro, Local Oxygen Transport Resistance in Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells: Origin, Dependencies and Mitigation, Frontiers in Energy Research 12 (2024) 1-18.

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Paper #46

Helyon

P.A. García-Salaberri, I.V. Zenyuk, A General-Purpose Tool for Modeling Multifunctional Thin Porous Media (POREnet): From Pore Network To Effective Property Tensors, Heliyon 10 (2024) e26253.

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Paper #45

JPS

P.A. García-Salaberri, A. Sánchez-Ramos, A numerical analysis of the effect of layer-scale and microscopic parameters of membrane electrode assembly in proton exchange fuel cells under two-phase conditions, J. Power Sources 593 (2024) 233950.

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Paper #44

Materials

P.A. García-Salaberri, A numerical assessment of mitigation strategies to reduce local oxygen and proton transport resistances in polymer electrolyte fuel cells, Materials 16 (2023) 6935.

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Paper #43

Sustainable Materials and Technologies

P.A. García-Salaberri, Proton Exchange Membranes for Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells: An Analysis of Perfluorosulfonic Acid and Aromatic Hydrocarbon Ionomers, Sustainable Materials and Technologies 38 (2023) e00727.

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Paper #42

JPS

V. Muñoz-Perales, P.A. García-Salaberri, A. Mularczyk, S.E. Ibáñez, M. Vera, A. Forner-Cuenca, Investigating the Coupled Influence of Flow Fields and Porous Electrodes on Redox Flow Battery Performance, Journal of Power Sources (2023) 233420.

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Paper #41

ACS

V. Muñoz-Perales, M. van der Heijden, P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, A. Forner-Cuenca, Engineering Lung-inspired Flow Field Geometries for Redox Flow Batteries with Stereolithography 3D Printing, ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering 11 (2023) 12243−12255.

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Paper #40

frontiers

P.A. García-Salaberri, A. Sánchez-Ramos, P.K. Das, On the Optimal Cathode Catalyst Layer for Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells: Bimodal Pore Size Distributions with Functionalized Microstructures, Frontiers in Energy Research 10 (2022) 1-27.

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Paper #39

Nanostructured

P.A. García-Salaberri, Battery Manufacturing- Lab to Industry-Challenges, in Nanostructured Materials Engineering and Characterization for Battery Applications, Elsevier (2022).

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Paper #38

Fuel Cell Transportation

P.A. García-Salaberri, P.K. Das, Effective Transport Properties for Fuel Cells: Modeling and Experimental Characterization, in Fuel Cells for Transportation, Elsevier (2022).

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Paper #37

Jes

V. Muñoz-Perales, S. Berling, E. García-Quismondo, P.A. García-Salaberri, J. Palma, M. Vera, S.E. Ibáñez-León, Investigating the Effects of Operation Variables on All-VanadiumRedox Flow Batteries Through an Advanced Unit-Cell Model, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 169 (2022) 100522.

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Paper #36

Renewable energy

C.M. Puertas-Frías, C.S. Wilson, P.A. García-Salaberri, Design and economic analysis of a hydrokinetic turbine for household applications, Renewable Energy 199 (2022) 587-598.

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Paper #35

Transport in Porous media

P.A. García-Salaberri, Effect of Thickness and Outlet Area Fraction of Macroporous Gas Diffusion Layers on Oxygen Transport Resistance in Water Injection Simulations, Transport in Porous Media (2022).

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Paper #34

M.M. Gomaa, A. Sánchez-Ramos, N. Ureña, M.T. Pérez-Prior, B. Levenfeld, P.A. García-Salaberri, M.R.M. Elsharkawy, Characterization and Modeling of Free Volume and Ionic Conduction in Multiblock Copolymer Proton Exchange Membranes, Polymers 14 (2022) 1688.

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Paper #33

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A. Sánchez-Ramos, J.T. Gostick, P.A. García-Salaberri, Modeling the Effect of Low Pt loading Cathode Catalyst Layer in Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells: Part II. Parametric Analysis, Journal of the Electrochemical Society 169 (2022) 074503

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Paper #32

Elsevier

P.A. García-Salaberri, Chapter 4 - General aspects in the modeling of fuel cells: from conventional fuel cells to nano fuel cells. In: Huaihe Song, Tuan Anh Nguyen, Ghulam Yasin (eds) Nanotechnology in Fuel Cells, pp. 77-121, Elsevier, 2022, ISBN: 9780323857277.

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Paper #31

P.A. García-Salaberri, Effective Transport Properties. In: Beale, S., Lehnert, W. (eds) Electrochemical Cell Calculations with OpenFOAM. Lecture Notes in Energy, vol 42. Springer, Cham, 2022, ISBN: 978-3-030-92177-4.

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Paper #30

JPS

P.A. García-Salaberri, 1D two-phase, non-isothermal modeling of a proton exchange membrane water electrolyzer: An optimization perspective, Journal of Power Sources 521 (2022) 230915.

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Paper #29

JPS

D. Zapardiel, P.A. García-Salaberri, Modeling the interplay between water capillary transport and species diffusion in gas diffusion layers of proton exchange fuel cells using a hybrid computational fluid dynamics formulation, Journal of Power Sources 520 (2022) 230735.

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Paper #28

M. Secanell, J.T. Gostick, P.A. García-Salaberri, Porous Electrode Components in Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells and Electrolyzers, Encyclopedia of Energy Storage 2 (2022) 290-298.

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Paper #27

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A. Sánchez-Ramos, J.T. Gostick, P.A. García-Salaberri, Modeling the Effect of Low Pt loading Cathode Catalyst Layer in Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells: Part I. Model Formulation and Validation, Journal of the Electrochemical Society 168 (2021) 124514.

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Paper #26

S.E. Ibáñez-León, A. Quintero, P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera. Effects of the diffusive mixing and self-discharge reactions in Microfluidic Membraneless Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 170 (2021) 121022.

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Paper #25

N. Ureña, M.T. Pérez-Prior, B. Levenfeld, P.A. García-Salaberri, On the Conductivity of Proton-Exchange Membranes Based on Multiblock Copolymers of Sulfonated Polysulfone and Polyphenylsulfone: An Experimental and Modeling Study, Polymers 13 (2021) 363.

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Paper #24

P.A. García-Salaberri, Modeling diffusion and convection in thin porous transport layers using a composite continuum-network model: Application to gas diffusion layers in polymer electrolyte fuel cells, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 167 (2021) 120824.

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Paper #23

P.A. García-Salaberri, T.C. Gokoglan, S.E. Ibáñez, E. Agar, M. Vera, Modeling the Effect of Channel Tapering on the Pressure Drop and Flow Distribution Characteristics of Interdigitated Flow Fields in Redox Flow Batteries, Processes 8 (2020) 775.

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Paper #22

P.A. García-Salaberri, I.V. Zenyuk, J.T. Gostick, A.Z. Weber, Modeling Gas Diffusion Layers in Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells Using a Continuum-Based Pore-Network Formulation, ECS Transactions 97 615 (2020).

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Paper #21

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Z.A. Khan, P.A. García-Salaberri, T. Heenan, R. Jervis, P. Shearing, D. Brett, A. Elkamel, J.T. Gostick, Probing the structure-performance relationship of lithium-ion battery cathodes using pore-networks extracted from three-phase tomograms, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 167 (2020) 040528.

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Paper #20

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J. Hack, P.A. García-Salaberri, M.D.R. Kok, R. Jervis, P.R. Shearing, B. Brandon, D.J.L. Brett, X-ray Micro-Computed Tomography of Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells: What is the Representative Elementary Area?, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 167 (2020) 013545.

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Paper #19

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J. Liu, P.A. García-Salaberri, I.V. Zenyuk, Bridging Scales to Model Reactive Diffusive Transport in Porous Media, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 167 (2020) 013524.

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Paper #18

H. Redal, J. Carpio, P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, DynamFluid: Development and Validation of a New GUI-based CFD Tool for the Analysis of Incompressible Non-Isothermal Flows, Processes 7 (2019) 1–27.

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Paper #17

Applied Energy

J. Sánchez-Monreal, P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, A mathematical model for direct ethanol fuel cells based on detailed ethanol electro-oxidation kinetics, Applied Energy 251 (2019) 113264.

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Paper #16

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A. Goshtasbi, P.A. García-Salaberri, J. Chen, K. Talukdar, D. García-Sánchez, T. Ersal, Through-the-Membrane Transient Phenomena in PEM Fuel Cells: A Modeling Study, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 166 (2019) F3154–F3179.

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Paper #15

Transport in Porous media

J. Liu, P.A. García-Salaberri, I.V. Zenyuk, The impact of reaction on the effective properties of multiscale catalytic porous media: A case of polymer electrolyte fuel cells, Transport in Porous Media (2019) 1–22.

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Paper #14

P.A. García-Salaberri, I.V. Zenyuk, G. Hwang, M. Vera, A.Z. Weber, J.T. Gostick, Implications of inherent inhomogeneities in thin carbon fiber-based gas diffusion layers: A comparative modeling study, Electrochimica Acta 295 (2019) 861–874.

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Paper #13

P.A. García-Salaberri, I.V. Zenyuk, A.D. Shum, G. Hwang, M. Vera, A.Z. Weber, J.T. Gostick, Analysis of representative elementary volume and through-plane regional characteristics of carbon-fiber papers: diffusivity, permeability and electrical/thermal conductivity, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 127 (2018) 687–703.

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Paper #12

J. Sánchez-Monreal, P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, Fundamentals of Electrochemistry with Application to Direct Alcohol Fuel Cell Modeling, in Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell, InTech, Rijeka, 2017, ISBN: 978-953-51-5774-8.

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Paper #11

P.A. García-Salaberri, J.T. Gostick, I.V. Zenyuk, G. Hwang, M. Vera, A.Z. Weber, On the Limitations of Volume-Averaged Descriptions of Gas Diffusion Layers in the Modeling of Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells, ECS Transactions 80 (2017) 133–143.

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Paper #10

J. Sánchez-Monreal, P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, A 1D+1D Model of Direct Ethanol Fuel Cells Based on an Optimized Kinetic Mechanism for Ethanol Electro-Oxidation Involving Free and Adsorbed Intermediate Species, ECS Transactions 80 (2017) 95–104.

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Paper #9

JPS

J. Sánchez-Monreal, P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, A genetically optimized kinetic model for ethanol electro-oxidation on Pt-based binary catalysts used in direct ethanol fuel cells, Journal of Power Sources 363 (2017) 341–355.

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Paper #8

JPS

P.A. García-Salaberri, D. García-Sánchez, P. Boillat, M. Vera, K.A. Friedrich, Hydration and dehydration cycles in polymer electrolyte fuel cells operated with wet anode and dry cathode feed: A neutron imaging and modeling study, Journal of Power Sources 359 (2017) 634–655.

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Paper #7

J. Sánchez-Monreal, P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, Mathematical Modeling of Direct Ethanol Fuel Cells Using a Multi-Step Chemical Kinetic Mechanism, ECS Transactions 72 (2016) 1–16.

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Paper #6

P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, On the effect of operating conditions in liquid-feed DMFCs: A multiphysics modeling approach, Energy 113 (2016) 1265–1287.

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Paper #5

JPS

P.A. García-Salaberri, J.T. Gostick, G. Hwang, A.Z. Weber, M. Vera, Effective diffusivity in partially-saturated carbon-fiber gas diffusion layers: Effect of local saturation and application to macroscopic continuum models, Journal of Power Sources 296 (2015) 440–453.

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Paper #4

P.A. García-Salaberri, G. Hwang, M. Vera, A.Z. Weber, J.T. Gostick, Effective diffusivity in partially-saturated carbon-fiber gas diffusion layers: Effect of through-plane saturation distribution, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 86 (2015) 319–333.

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Paper #3

JPS

P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, On the effects of assembly compression on the performance of liquid-feed DMFCs under methanol-limiting conditions: A 2D numerical study, Journal of Power Sources 285 (2015) 543–558.

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Paper #2

JPS

P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, I. Iglesias, Modeling of the anode of a liquid-feed DMFC: inhomogeneous compression effects and two-phase transport phenomena, Journal of Power Sources 246 (2014) 239–252.

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Paper #1

P.A. García-Salaberri, M. Vera, R. Zaera, Nonlinear orthotropic model of the inhomogeneous assembly compression of PEM fuel cell gas diffusion layers, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 36 (2011) 11856–11870.