Reversible Fuel Cells


Areas of research include, but are not limited to:

• New catalytically active electrodes

• Mixed ionic/electronic conduction

• Novel electrode templating

• Engineered solid electrolytes

• Model thin film cells

• Thick film cells

• Development of structured PEMFC active layers

• PEMFC prototyping and degradation studies

• Alternative means for depositing Pt and supports

• Stability under both fuel cell and electrolysis cell modes

• Investigate degradation modes

• Prototyping

Published in Research

Intermediate Temperature Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

  • New catalytically active electrodes
    ABO3/A2BO4 nanocomposites
    Nanostructured electrodes
  • Engineered solid electrolytes
    Interface/strain controlled
 
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Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells

  • Development of structured PEMFC active layers.
    Self-organized micelles of fluorinated co-polymers
  • PEMFC prototyping and degradation studies.
    Alternative electrode materials and structuring
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Reversible Fuel/Electrolysis Cells

  • New stable electrodes
    Stability under both fuel cell and electrolysis modes
    Composite morphologies
  • Material selection and synthesis for fuel versatility
 

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Published in Thrusts