Professor Agustin Valera-Medina

Elected: 2024

Area(s): Science, Technology, Engineering, Medicine & Mathematics

Specialist Subject(s): Electrical Power, Energy Systems, Renewables

Director, Net Zero Innovation Institute, Cardiff University

Professor Valera-Medina has participated as PI/Co-I on 30 industrial projects. He has published 215 papers (h-index 34) and led Cardiff’s contributions in 10 projects intended to demonstrate ammonia power in thermal systems. As part of various scientific boards and large industrial panels, he has supported two Royal Society policy briefings related to the use of ammonia as an energy vector. He is the principal author of the book Techno-economic challenges of ammonia as energy vector.