DGRC trainee Jongmin Lee inaugural winner of Mercedes-Benz Canada Fellowship in Fuel Cell Research

Congratulations to DGRC trainee Jongmin Lee, the inaugural winner of the new Mercedes-Benz Canada Fellowship in Fuel Cell Research.

Through a generous donation from Mercedes-Benz Canada., the Institute for Sustainable Energy in the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering is pleased to award this scholarship to a student registered in either a Master of Applied Science (MASc) program or a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program in the Faculty.

In 2012 Mercedes-Benz Canada opened the world’s first automated automotive facility dedicated to the production and production technology development of fuel cell stacks. The 3,300 m2 facility is located in Burnaby, B.C. representing the leading role Mercedes-Benz, and its parent company Daimler, will play in the commercialization of fuel cell technology.

Below, Jongmin pictured with DGRC Associate Director Dr. Aimy Bazylak, and JoAnne Caza, Director of Communications and Public Relations at Mercedes-Benz Canada.