Fuel Cell Engineering

Fuel Cell Engineering

1st Edition - May 15, 2012

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  • Editor: Kai Sundmacher
  • eBook ISBN: 9780123868756

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Fuel cells are attractive electrochemical energy converters featuring potentially very high thermodynamic efficiency factors. The focus of this volume of Advances in Chemical Engineering is on quantitative approaches, particularly based on chemical engineering principles, to analyze, control and optimize the steady state and dynamic behavior of low and high temperature fuel cells (PEMFC, DMFC, SOFC) to be applied in mobile and stationary systems.

Key Features

  • Updates and informs the reader on the latest research findings using original reviews
  • Written by leading industry experts and scholars
  • Reviews and analyzes developments in the field


Organic chemists, polymer chemists, biological scientists and chemical engineers working in academia, government and industry

Table of Contents

    1. Fuel Processing for Fuel Cells
    2. Torsten Kaltschmitt, Olaf Deutschmann

    3. Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells
    4. Adam Z. Weber, Sivagaminathan Balasubramanian, Prodip K. Das

    5. Direct Methanol Fuel Cells
    6. Keith Scott, Lei Xing

    7. Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell System Modeling and Control
    8. Su Zhou, Fengxiang Chen

    9. Analysis and Evaluation of Ageing Phenomena in PEMFC
    10. Francois Lapicque, C. Bonnet, B.T. Huang, Y. Chatillon

    11. Modeling the Steady State and Dynamic Characteristics of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
    12. Robert J. Kee, Huayang Zhu, Robert J. Braun, Tyrone L. Vincent

    13. Analysis, Optimization and Control of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Systems

      Robert J. Braun, Tyrone L. Vincent, Huayang Zhu, Robert J. Kee

Product details

  • No. of pages: 480
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2012
  • Published: May 15, 2012
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780123868756

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Kai Sundmacher

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