Meetings & Events

Publishing Alliance

MRS publishes with Springer Nature

 

Corporate Partners

 

2012 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2012 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 25-30, 2012 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Chennupati Jagadish, Thomas Lippert, Amit Misra, Eric Stach, Ting Xu

Symposium C : Electrocatalysis and Interfacial Electrochemistry for Energy Conversion and Storage

2012-11-26   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Thomas J. Schmidt, Paul Scherrer Institut
Vojislav Stamenkovic, Argonne National Laboratory
Matthias Arenz, University of Copenhagen
Shigenori Mitsushima, Yokohama National University

Symposium Support

Nissan Research Center
C3: Batteries
Session Chairs
Minoru Inaba
Monday PM, November 26, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

2:45 AM - C3.01
Comparative Study of the Solid Electrolyte Interphase on Graphite in Li-ion Battery Cells Using XPS, TOF-SIMS, and Electron Microscopy

Jung Tae Lee 1 Naoki Nitta 1 Jim Benson 1 Thomas Fuller 2 Gleb Yushin 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA2Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

Show Abstract

3:00 AM - C3.02
Catalytic Properties of Chemically Exfoliated 2D Layered Transition Metal Dichalcogenides

Damien Adrien Voiry 1 Hisato Yamaguchi 1 Junwen Li 2 Rafael Silva 3 Diego C. B. Alves 1 Takeshi Fujita 4 7 Mingwei Chen 4 Tewodros Asefa 3 Vivek Shenoy 2 Goki Eda 5 6 Manish Chhowalla 1

1Rutgers University Piscataway USA2Brown University Providence USA3Rutgers University Piscataway USA4Tohoku University Sendai Japan5National University of Singapore Singapore Singapore6National University of Singapore Singapore Singapore7JST, PRESTO Saitama Japan

Show Abstract

3:15 AM - C3.04
Coupling In-Situ Techniques to Analyze Zinc Deposition and Dissolution for Energy Storage Applications

Jayme Keist 1 2 Christine Orme 2 Bassem El-Dasher 2 Sharon Torres 2 Jan Ilavsky 3 Frances Ross 4 Dan Steingart 5 Paul Wright 1 James Evans 1

1University of California - Berkeley Berkeley USA2Lawrence Livermore Natl Lab Livermore USA3Argonne Natl Lab Argonne USA4IBM T. J. Watson Research Center Yorktown Heights USA5City College New York New York USA

Show Abstract

3:30 AM - C3.05
Viologen Modified Conducting Polymers: A Polymer-based Battery Anode

Sujat Sen 1 James Saraidaridis 2 SungYeol Kim 2 G. Tayhas R. Palmore 1 2

1Brown University Providence USA2Brown University Providence USA

Show Abstract

3:45 AM - C3.06
Improvement in Output Performance and Cycling Behaviors of a Metal Hydride/Air Secondary Battery

Masatsugu Morimitsu 1 Yuuki Tsuchinaga 1 Naoki Osada 1 Motoki Mizutani 1 Akari Miwa 1 Yoshihiro Wada 2

1Doshisha University Kyotanabe Japan2Kyushu Electric Power Inc. Fukuoka Japan

Show Abstract

4:00 AM - C3
Break

C4: Batteries and Supercapacitors
Session Chairs
Shigenori Mitsushima
Monday PM, November 26, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

4:30 AM - C4.01
Investigation of Functionalized Electrode Performance in Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries

E. Agar 1 C. R Dennison 1 A. R. Kalidindi 1 K. W. Knehr 1 E. C. Kumbur 1

1Drexel University Philadelphia PA USA

Show Abstract

4:45 AM - C4.02
Reducing Capacity Loss in Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries by Controlling Convective Transport Across the Membrane

K. W. Knehr 1 E. Agar 1 C. R. Dennison 1 A. R. Kalidindi 1 E. C. Kumbur 1

1Drexel University Philadelphia PA USA

Show Abstract

5:00 AM - C4.03
Novel Flow Battery Chemistries

Brian Huskinson 1 Michael J Aziz 1

1Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Cambridge USA

Show Abstract

5:15 AM - C4.04
Supercapacitors Based on MnO2 and Graphene- MnO2 Nanocomposite Materials

Mohamad Khawaja 1 Manoj Ram 1 Yogi Goswami 1 Elias Stefanakos 1

1University of South Florida Tampa USA

Show Abstract

5:30 AM - C4.05
Nanoscale Characterization of CDC Supercapacitors by In situ Scanning Probe Microscopy Methods

Thomas Arruda 1 Stephen Jesse 1 Min Heon 2 Volker Presser 2 Yury Gogotsi 2 Nina Balke 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA2Drexel University Philadelphia USA

Show Abstract

C1: Oxygen Reduction I
Session Chairs
Thomas Schmidt
Monday AM, November 26, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

9:45 AM - *C1.01
Bridging the Gap for Electrocatalysis of O2 in Water-based and Organic-based Electrolytes

Nenad Markovic 1 Ram Subbaraman 1 Dusan Strmcnik 1 Dusan Tripkovic 1 Chao Wang 1 Gustav Wiberg 1 Jakub Staszak Jirkovsky 1 Nemanja Danilovic 1 Dennis Van der Vliet 1 Pietro Papa Lopes 1 Arvydas Paulikas 1 Vojislav Stamenkovic 1

1Argonne National Lab Lemont USA

Show Abstract

10:15 AM - C1.02
Enhanced Oxygen Reduction Activity of Platinum Monolayer with a Gold Interlayer on Palladium

Minhua Shao 1 Amra Peles 2 Jonathan H Odell 1

1UTC Power South Windsor USA2United Technologies Research Center East Hartford USA

Show Abstract

10:30 AM - C1.03
Structurally Ordered Intermetallic Nanoparticles as Electrocatalysts for the ORR

Deli Wang 1 2 Yingchao Yu 1 Huolin Xin 1 David A Muller 1 Hecter D Abruna 1

1Southwest University Chongqing China2Cornell University Ithaca USA

Show Abstract

10:45 AM - C1.04
Atomic-scale Compositional Mapping and 3-Dimensional Electron Microscopy of Oxygen Reduction Electrocatalysts for PEM Fuel Cells

Zhongyi Liu 1 Yingchao Yu 2 Nalini Subramanian 3 Zhiqiang Yu 3 Huolin Xin 4 Ye Zhu 5 Julia A Mundy 5 Randi Cabezas 5 Robert Hovden 5 Junliang Zhang 3 Rohit Makharia 3 David A Muller 5 Frederick T Wagner 3

1General Motors Warren USA2Cornell University Ithaca USA3General Motors Honeoye Falls USA4Cornell University Ithaca USA5Cornell University Ithaca USA

Show Abstract

11:00 AM - C1
Break

C2: Alkaline and Direct Oxidation Fuel Cells
Session Chairs
Matthias Arenz
Monday AM, November 26, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

11:30 AM - *C2.01
Ni-based Electrocatalysts for Direct Oxidation Alkaline Fuel Cells Based on Ammonia and Ethanol

Evans Monyoncho 1 2 Anis Allagui 1 Saad Sarfraz 1 Tom Woo 2 Elena A. Baranova 1

1University of Ottawa Ottawa Canada2University of Ottawa Ottawa Canada

Show Abstract

12:00 PM - C2.02
Thickness Dependence of Oxygen Reduction Activity on Epitaxial LaMnO3 Thin Films

Kelsey A. Stoerzinger 1 Marcel Risch 2 Zhenxing Feng 2 Jin Suntivich 1 Lv Weiming 3 Michael D. Biegalski 4 Hans M. Christen 4 . Ariando 5 T. Venkatesan 3 5 Yang Shao-Horn 1 2

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA2Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA3National University of Singapore Singapore 117576 Singapore4Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA5National University of Singapore Singapore 117542 Singapore

Show Abstract

12:15 PM - C2.03
Characterization of Alkaline Anion Exchange Membrane Material for Fuel Cell Applications

Jimmy John 1 Henry Kostalik 1 Kristina Hugar 1 Eric Rus 1 Geoffrey Coates 1 Hector Abruna 1

1Cornell University Ithaca USA

Show Abstract

12:30 PM - C2.04
Development of Ni-alloy Nanoparticle Catalysts for Anion Exchange Membrane Water Electrolysis

Michael K Bates 1 Sanjeev Mukerjee 1

1Northeastern University Boston USA

Show Abstract

12:45 PM - C2.05
Electrolysis of Alcohols in HighTemperature/High Pressure Water

Asli Yuksel 1 Mitsuru Sasaki 2 Motonobu Goto 3

1Izmir Institute of Technology Izmir Turkey2Kumamoto University Kumamoto Japan3Nagoya University Nagoya Japan

Show Abstract

2012-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Thomas J. Schmidt, Paul Scherrer Institut
Vojislav Stamenkovic, Argonne National Laboratory
Matthias Arenz, University of Copenhagen
Shigenori Mitsushima, Yokohama National University

Symposium Support

Nissan Research Center
C7: Direct Oxidation Fuel Cell Reactions
Session Chairs
Vojislav Stamenkovic
Elena Baranova
Tuesday PM, November 27, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 304

2:30 AM - C7.01
Correlation between Catalytic Activity for Methanol Dehydrogenation and Surface Electronic Structure of Platinum

Joonhyeon Kang 1 Sujin Byun 1 Yuhong Oh 1 Seunghoon Nam 1 Suji Kang 1 Byungwoo Park 1

1Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea

Show Abstract

2:45 AM - C7.02
Synthesis, Characterization and Electrocatalytic Activity of Bi- and Tri-metallic Pt-based Anode Catalysts for Direct Ethanol Fuel Cells

Claudia D'Urso 1

1CNR-ITAE Messina Italy

Show Abstract

3:00 AM - C7.03
NiPt Nanoparticles with Tunable Size and Composition as Electrocatalyst for Fuel Cell Applications

Lena Wittern 1 David Meis 1 Beate Ritz 2 Hauke Heller 1 Horst Weller 1

1University of Hamburg Hamburg Germany2CAN GmbH Hamburg Germany

Show Abstract

3:15 AM - C7.04
Impact of the Nature and the Proportion of Pt{100} Surface Sites towards Anodic Fuel Cell Reactions

Guay Daniel 1 Manuel Hamp;#233;lian Martin 1 Erwan Bertin 1 Claudie Roy 1 Sebastien Garbarino 1

1INRS Varennes Canada

Show Abstract

3:30 AM - C7.05
Bismuth Decoration of Electrodeposited Platinum Thin Films with a Preferential (100)Orientation

Daniel Guay 1 Erwan Bertin 1 Sebastien Garbarino 1 Manuel Helian Martin 1

1INRS Varennes Canada

Show Abstract

3:45 AM - C7.06
Palladium@Rhodium Core-shell Nanostructures for Electrochemical Energy Storage

Casey Brodsky 1 Brian Sneed 1 Chun-Hong Kuo 1 Chia-Kuang Tsung 1

1Boston College Chestnut Hill USA

Show Abstract

4:00 AM - C7
Break

4:30 AM - C7.07
Bifunctional Pt-Si Alloys for Small Organic Molecule Electro-oxidation

Anastasia A. Permyakova 1 Jin Suntivich 2 Binghong Han 2 Jens Oluf Jensen 1 Qingfeng Li 1 Niels J. Bjerrum 1 Yang Shao-Horn 2 3

1Technical University of Denmark Kgs. Lyngby Denmark2Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA3Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

Show Abstract

4:45 AM - C7.08
Noble Metal-free Oxidative Electrocatalysts: Polyaniline and Co(II)-Polyaniline Nanostructures Hosted in Nanoporous Silica

Rafael Silva 1 Tewodros Asefa 1

1Rutgers University Piscataway USA

Show Abstract

5:00 AM - C7.09
The Surface Construction of PtPb Nanoparticles

Nathan Porter 1 Hong Wu 1 Kai Sun 2 Amar Kumbhar 3 Jiye Fang 1

1State University of New York at Binghamton Binghamton USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA3University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill USA

Show Abstract

5:15 AM - C7.10
Evaluation on Catalytic Performance of Pt Nanocrystals with Trace Impurity towards Methanol Oxidation Reaction

Hong Wu 1 Yuxuan Wang 1 Zhiping Luo 2 Nathan Porter 1 Cuikun Lin 3 Jiye Fang 1

1State University of New York at Binghamton Binghamton USA2Texas Aamp;M University College Station USA3University of South Dakota Vermillion USA

Show Abstract

5:30 AM - C7.11
One-pot Synthesis of Intermetallic PtPb Electrocatalysts in Ordered, Large-pore Mesoporous Carbon/Silica toward Formic Acid Oxidation

Jinwoo Lee 1

1POSTECH Pohang Republic of Korea

Show Abstract

5:45 AM - C7.12
Rapid Screening of Electrocatalyst Libraries Synthesized by Bipolar Electrodeposition

Curtis Shannon 1 Sanghapi Ndesse 1

1Auburn University Auburn USA

Show Abstract

C8: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Matthias Arenz
Vojislav Stamenkovic
Thomas Schmidt
Shigenori Mitsushima
Tuesday PM, November 27, 2012
Hynes, Level 2, Hall D

9:00 AM - C8.01
Theoretical Study of Oxygen Reduction Reaction on O-substituted Ta3N5 Surfaces

Eriko Watanabe 1 Hiroshi Ushiyama 1 Koichi Yamashita 1

1The University of Tokyo Tokyo Japan

Show Abstract

9:00 AM - C8.02
In situ Degradation Analysis of Nafion-coated Pt/C Electrocatalyst in Humidified Air

Takahiro Shimizu 1 Daichi Imamura 1 Noboru Yoshimura 1 Toshie Yaguchi 2 Takashi Kanemura 3 Takeo Kamino 2

1Japan Automobile Research Institute Tsukuba Japan2Hitachi High-Technologies Corp. Hitachinaka Japan3Hitachi High-Tech Manufacturing amp; Service Corp. Hitachinaka Japan

Show Abstract

9:00 AM - C8.03
Electrocatalytic Oxidation of Methanol and Carbon Monoxide at Platinum in Protic Ionic Liquids

Andinet Aynalem 1 Lee Jhonson 1 Peter Licence 1 Darren Walsh 1

1The University of Nottingham Nottingham United Kingdom

Show Abstract

9:00 AM - C8.05
Phase-field Modeling on Phase Transformations in Platinum-based Alloy Nanoparticles

Shunsuke Yamakawa 1 2 Ryoji Asahi 1 Toshiyuki Koyama 2

1Toyota Central Ramp;D Labs., Inc. Nagakute, Aichi Japan2Nagoya Institute of Technology Nagoya, Aichi Japan

Show Abstract

9:00 AM - C8.06
Alternative Preparation Procedures of Carbon-free Pt/SnO2 Electrocatalysts for PEFC

Takahiro Higashi 1 Kohei Kanda 1 Zhiyun Noda 2 Akari Hayashi 2 3 4 Kazunari Sasaki 1 2 3

1Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan2Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan3Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan4Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan

Show Abstract

9:00 AM - C8.08
Enhancement for Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell (PEMFC) Induced by Depositing Monolayer of Gold Nanoparticles onto Nafionreg; Membrane

Cheng Pan 1 Sisi Qin 1 Miriam Rafailovich 1

1Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA

Show Abstract

9:00 AM - C8.09
Small Organic Molecule Flow Battery Chemistries

Saraf Nawar 2 Brian Huskinson 1 Michael Aziz 1

1Harvard University Cambridge USA2Harvard College Cambridge USA

Show Abstract

9:00 AM - C8.10
Tuning the Oxygen Reduction Activity of Pd-based Nanoparticles

Liang Zhang 1 2 Graeme Henkelman 1 2

1University of Texas at Austin Austin USA2University of Texas at Austin Austin USA

Show Abstract

9:00 AM - C8.11
Cupper Gallium Selenides Photocathodes Prepared by Particle Transfer Method for Sunlight Driven Water Splitting

Hiromu Kumagai 1 Tsutomu Minegishi 1 Jun Kubota 1 Kazunari Domen 1

1The University of Tokyo Tokyo Japan

Show Abstract