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2014 MRS Spring Meeting Logo2014 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 21-25, 2014 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Jose A. Garrido, Sergei V. Kalinin, Edson R. Leite, David Parrillo, Molly Stevens


Symposium M : Fuel Cells, Electrolyzers and Other Electrochemical Energy Systems

2014-04-22   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Thomas A. Zawodzinski, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Nigel Brandon, Imperial College London
Vito Di Noto, University of Padova
Steven Hamrock, 3M Fuel Cell Components Program
M1: Electrodes and Catalysis
Session Chairs
Thomas A. Zawodzinski
Tuesday PM, April 22, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 5-6

2:30 AM - *M1.01
Microscopy of Fuel Cell Catalyst and Catalyst-Support Degradation

Karren More 1 Raymond Unocic 1 David Cullen 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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3:00 AM - *M1.02
Effect of Confinement on Structure, Water Solubility, Water Transport and Mechanical Properties in Nafion Thin Films

Kirt Page 1 Scott Eastman 1 Sangcheol Kim 1 Brandon Rowe 1 Joseph Dura 2 Kevin Yager 4 Ahmet Kusoglu 3 Christopher Soles 1

1National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg USA2National Institute of Standards of Technology Gaithersburg USA3Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA4Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton USA

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3:30 AM - *M1.03
Non-Carbon Nanostructured Supports and Their Effect on Stability of Pt Nanoparticles During Voltage Cycling

Deborah Jones 1 Jacques Roziere 1 Sara Cavaliere 1

1CNRS Montpellier France

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4:30 AM - *M1.04
Strategies in Structure-to-Property Correlations of Electrocatalysts

Kateryna Artyushkova 1 Plamen Atanassov 1

1University of New Mexico Albuquerque USA

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5:00 AM - *M1.05
Poor Man's CVD, Rich Man's Materials: Versatile Vapor Deposition Synthesis of Precious Metal Catalysts

Alexander B Papandrew 1

1University of Tennessee Knoxville USA

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5:30 AM - *M1.06
Graphene-Metal Composite Nanocatalysts for Oxygen Reduction and Methanol Oxidation Reactions

Shaojun Guo 1

1Los Alamos National Lab Los Alamos USA

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2014-04-23   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Thomas A. Zawodzinski, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Nigel Brandon, Imperial College London
Vito Di Noto, University of Padova
Steven Hamrock, 3M Fuel Cell Components Program
M3: Flow Batteries PEM Membranes
Session Chairs
Steven Hamrock
Wednesday PM, April 23, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 5-6

2:30 AM - *M3.01
Engineering Transport in Electrochemical Power Conversion and Storage Systems

Matthew M. Mench 1 3 Thomas A. Zawodzinski 2 3

1University of Tennessee Knoxville USA2University of Tennessee Knoxville USA3Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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3:00 AM - M3.02
Performance and Durability of the HBr/Br2 - H2 Redox Flow Cell

Michael C. Tucker 1 Kyu Taek Cho 1 Venkat Srinivasan 1 Vincent S. Battaglia 1 Adam Z. Weber 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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3:15 AM - M3.03
Resolving In-Situ Losses in All-Vanadium Redox Flow Batteries

Che-Nan Sun 1 Frank Delnick 2 Doug Aaron 3 Emma Hollmann 3 Tom Zawodzinski 1 3

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA2Sandia National Laboratory Albuquerque USA3University of Tennessee-Knoxville Knoxville USA

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3:30 AM - M3.04
Metallic Micro-Lattice Cathodes for Application in Li-Air Batteries

Chen Xu 1 Betar Gallant 1 Wendy Gu 1 Timm Lohmann 2 Paul Albertus 2 Julia R. Greer 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA2Robert Bosch LLC Palo Alto USA

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3:45 AM -
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4:15 AM - *M3.05
Hybrid Inorganic-Organic Nanocomposite Membranes Based on PBI and HfO2 for HT-PEMFCs

Vito Di Noto 1 2 Jonas Rivetti 1 Enrico Negro 1 2 Federico Bertasi 1 2 Keti Vezzu 3

1University of Padova Padova Italy2Consorzio Interuniversitario Nazionale per la Scienza e la Tecnologia dei Materiali, INSTM Padova Italy3Veneto Nanotech S.C.p.a. Padova Italy

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4:45 AM - M3.06
Phosphoric Acid Distribution in High-Temperature Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell Membranes

Florian Mack 1 Stefan Heissler 2 Tasleem Ahmad Muzaffar 1 Roswitha Zeis 1

1Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Ulm Germany2Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Karlsruhe Germany

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5:00 AM - M3.07
Nature of Electro-Osmosis in Polymer Electrolyte Membranes for Fuel Cells Applications

Yoong-Kee Choe 1

1National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science amp; Technology Tsukuba, Ibaraki Japan

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5:15 AM - M3.08
A Novel Approach to X-Ray Tomography on Operating Fuel Cells

Samuel J. Cooper 1 Tao Li 2 Farid Tariq 3 Vladimir Yufit 3 Robert S. Bradley 4 Paul R. Shearing 5 Nigel P. Brandon 3 John Kilner 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom2Imperial College London London United Kingdom3Imperial College London London United Kingdom4University of Manchester Manchester United Kingdom5University College London London United Kingdom

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M2: Electrocatalysts
Session Chairs
Matthew Mench
Wednesday AM, April 23, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 5-6

9:30 AM - M2.01
Multimetallic FePt-Based Nanowires as Highly Efficent Catalysts for Oxygen Reduction Reaction and Methanol Oxidation Reaction

Shaojun Guo 1

1Los Alamos National Lab Los Alamos USA

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9:45 AM - M2.02
Facile Fabrication of Electrospun Supportless Porous Intermetallic FePt Nanotubes for Highly Stable Cathode Catalysts in PEMFCs

Jaehyuk Lee 1 Youngjin Ye 1 Yeongdong Mun 1 Hee-Woo Rhee 2 Hyung Ik Lee 3 Jinwoo Lee 1

1POSTECH Pohang. Gyeongbuk Republic of Korea2Sogang University Seoul Republic of Korea3Agency for Defense Development, Daejeon Dae-jeon Republic of Korea

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10:00 AM - M2.03
Adsorption of O2 on Orthorhombic LaMnO3: A Hybrid Exchange Density Functional Theory Study of an Alkaline Fuel Cell Catalyst

Ehsan A Ahmad 1 2 Giuseppe Mallia 1 2 Denis Kramer 3 Anthony R Kucernak 1 Nicholas M Harrison 1 2 4

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom2Imperial College London London United Kingdom3University of Southampton Southampton United Kingdom4Daresbury Laboratory Daresbury United Kingdom

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10:15 AM - M2.04
A Simple Microwave Preparation of Se-Rich CoSe2/C Cathode Catalyst for PEM Fuel Cells

Xuan Cheng 1 Hengyi Li 1 Dong Gao 1

1Xiamen University Xiamen China

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10:30 AM - M2.05
Pyridine-Based Polybenzimidazole-Functionalized Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Supported Platinum Catalysts for High Temperature Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells

Duanghathai Kaewsai 1 Hsiu-Li Lin 1 2 T. Leon Yu 1 2

1Yuan Ze University Chung-Li Taiwan2Fuel Cell Center Chung-li Taiwan

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10:45 AM -
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11:15 AM - M2.06
Nanostructured Carbon-Based Non-Precious Metal Electrocatalysts for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction

Sang Hoon Joo 1

1Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) Ulsan Republic of Korea

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11:30 AM - M2.07
An Investigation of Platinum Metal Monolayer Catalysts by X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy and Cyclic Voltammetry

Adam James Vitale 1 Faisal Alamgir 1 Robert Rettew 1

1Georgia Tech Atlanta USA

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11:45 AM - M2.08
Composites of Graphene and Conjugated Polymelectrolytes as Metal-Free Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Reduction Reaction

Jianyong Ouyang 1

1National University of Singapore Singapore Singapore

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12:00 PM - M2.09
Printable Catalyst System of Metal Nanoring and Nanodot Arrays for Electrocatalytic Reaction

Sung Mook Choi 1 Sang Ho Lee 2 Joo Yul Lee 1 Doyon Chang 1 Won Bae Kim 2

1Korea Institute of Materials Science (KIMS) Changwon Republic of Korea2Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) Gwangju Republic of Korea

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12:15 PM - M2.10
Development of Nitrogen-Coordinated Transition Metal Catalysts on Carbon Nanofibers for ORR

Jose Fernando Flores 1 Jason Komadina 1 Jennifer Q Lu 1

1UC Merced Merced USA

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12:30 PM - M2.11
Organic Transition-Metal Complex Functionalized Nanocarbons for Electrochemical Applications

Zhongtao Zhang 1 Haining Liu 1 C. Heath Turner 1

1University of Alabama Tuscaloosa USA

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2014-04-24   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Thomas A. Zawodzinski, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Nigel Brandon, Imperial College London
Vito Di Noto, University of Padova
Steven Hamrock, 3M Fuel Cell Components Program
M5: Li Batteries and High T Electrochemistry
Session Chairs
Nigel Brandon
Thursday PM, April 24, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 5-6

2:30 AM - *M5.01
Solid Oxide Fe-Air Battery Using LaGaO3 Based Oxide

Tatsumi Ishihara 2 1 Atsushi Inoishi 1 Shintaro Ida 1

1Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan2Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan

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3:00 AM - M5.02
Synthesis, Structure and Li- Electrochemical Reactivity of Li4NiTeO6

Sathiya Mariyappan 1 2 4 Kannadka Ramesha 3 Gwenaelle Rousse 5 Dominique Foix 7 4 8 Danielle Gonbeau 7 4 8 K. GuruPrakash 3 Marie-Liesse Doublet 6 4 8 Jean-Marie Tarascon 2 4 8

1LRCS Amiens France2Collamp;#232;ge de France Paris France3CSIR-Madras Complex Chennai India4ALISTORE-EuropeanResearch Institute Amiens France5Universitamp;#233; Pierre et Marie Curie Paris France6Universitamp;#233; Montpellier 2 Montpellier France7University of Pau Pau France8FR CNRS 3459 France France

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3:15 AM - M5.03
TiSnSb - A Promising Anode Material for Li-Ion Batteries? The Role of the Electrode/Electrolyte Interphase

Wanjie Zhang 1 2 Herve Martinez 1 Remi Dedryvere 1 Fouad Ghamouss 2 Daniel Lemordant 2 Ali Darwiche 3 Laure Monconduit 3

1IPREM-ECP UMR CNRS 5254 Pau Cedex 9 France2PCM2E E.A. 6299 Tours France3ICGM-AIME UMR CNRS 5253 Montpellier France

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3:30 AM - M5.04
Carbon Nanotubes as Electronic Interconnects in Solid Acid Fuel Cell Electrodes

Aron Varga 1 Moritz Pfohl 2 Nicholas A Brunelli 3 Marcel Schreier 2 Konstantinos P Giapis 2 Sossina M Haile 1 2

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA2California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA3Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

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3:45 AM - M5.05
Tuning the Electrocatalytic Activity of Cathodes for SOFCs by Control of the Oxygen Ion Conducting Oxide Support

Daehee Lee 1 Dongha Kim 1 Joosun Kim 2 Jooho Moon 1

1Yonsei University Seoul Republic of Korea2Korea Institute of Science and Technology Seoul Republic of Korea

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - M5.07
Additive Laser Manufacturing for Solid Oxide Cells Electrodes Fabrication

Marina Lomberg 1 Chris Bocking 2 Greg J Offer 3 Nigel P Brandon 1

1Imperial College London United Kingdom2CRDM, Ltd Bucks United Kingdom3Imperial College London United Kingdom

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4:45 AM - M5.08
Stability of Perovskite-Fluorite Composites for High-Temperature Electrochemical Systems

Sapna Gupta 1 Manoj K Mahapatra 1 Jonathan Lane 2 Jamie Wilson 2 Pawel Plonczak 2 Prabhakar Singh 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs USA2Praxair Inc. Tonawanda USA

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5:00 AM - M5.09
Raman Spectroscopic Study of Carbon Deposition Mechanism on Ni/CGO and Ni/YSZ Electrodes Under CO/CO2 Electrolysis

Vlad Duboviks 1 Robert C. Maher 2 Greg J. Offer 3 Gabriel R. Castillo Vega 4 Javier R. Vazquez de Aldana 4 Enrique Ruiz-Trejo 1 Masashi Kishimoto 1 Lesley F. Cohen 2 Nigel P. Brandon 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom2Imperial College London London United Kingdom3Imperial College London London United Kingdom4University of Salamanca Salamanca Spain

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5:15 AM - M5.10
Ce1-xSrxNbO4: A New Fast Ion Conductor for SOFC and Related Applications

Cassandra Harris 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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5:30 AM - M5.11
Operando and In-Situ Studies on SOFC Anodes and Electrolytes with X-Ray and Neutron Scattering and Impedance Spectroscopy

Artur Braun 1

1Empa. Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology Dubendorf Switzerland

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5:45 AM - M5.12
3D FIB-TOF Tomography of Sr- and Pr-Based Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

Gregory L Fisher 1 Scott R Bryan 1 John S Hammond 1

1Physical Electronics Chanhassen USA

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M6: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Thomas A. Zawodzinski
Thursday PM, April 24, 2014
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 8-9

9:00 AM - M6.01
Fabrication of Graphene-Nanoneedle MnO2 Composites as High Performance Electrodes for Supercapacitors Reliance on Reduction Time

Myeongjin Kim 1 Myeongyeol Yoo 1 Kiho Kim 1 Jooheon Kim 1

1Chung-Ang University Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - M6.02
High Temperature Proton Exchange Membranes Based on Polybenzimidazole Asymmetric Membranes for Fuel Cells

Li-cheng Jheng 1 2 Steve Lien-chung Hsu 1 Tzung-Yu Tsai 1 Wesley Jen-Yang Chang 1

1National Cheng Kung University Tainan City Taiwan2Industrial Technology Research Institute Tainan City Taiwan

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9:00 AM - M6.03
Direct Access to Macroporous Chromium Nitride/Chromium Titanium Nitride with Inverse Opal Structure

Weitian Zhao 1 Francis DiSalvo 1

1Cornell University Ithaca USA

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9:00 AM - M6.04
Theoretical Methodology for Studying Oxygen Reduction Reaction (ORR) on Disordered Binary Alloy Surfaces

Ernesto Lopez-Chavez 1 Alberto Garcamp;#237;a-Quiroz 1 Gerardo Gonzalez-Garcamp;#237;a 1 Juana Laura Islas-Gomez 2 Jose Antonio Iran Damp;#237;az-Gongora 3

1Universidad Autamp;#243;noma de la Ciudad de Mamp;#233;xico Mamp;#233;xico, D.F. Mexico2Metropolitan Autonomous University Mexico City Mexico3National Polytechnic Institute Mexico City Mexico

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9:00 AM - M6.05
Enhancement of Sb-SnO2 Electrocatalytic Activity by Ni Doping : What are the Primary Reactive Oxygen Species?

So Young Yang 1 Hyunwoong Park 1

1Kyungpook National University Daegu Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - M6.06
Functionalized Si Nanowires as Novel Electrode Support Material for PEM Fuel Cells

Anurag Kawde 1 Alexander O'Toole 1 Richard Phillips 1 Adam Lemke 1 Robin Hansen 1 Thomas Murray 1 Eric Eisenbraun 1

1SUNY CNSE Albany USA

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9:00 AM - M6.07
Fabrication and Redox Cycling Stability of Inert-Substrate-Supported Tubular Single Cells by Dip-Coating Process

Kai Zhao 1 Bok-Hee Kim 1

1Chonbuk National University Jeonju Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - M6.08
Improvement of Water Transport in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell by Introduction of Thermally Responsive Polymer onto Pt/C Catalyst

Sang Moon Kim 1 4 Myeong Jae Lee 2 Namgee Jung 3 Yun Sik Kang 2 Byungjun Lee 1 Kahp-Y. Suh 1 Yung-Eun Sung 2 Mansoo Choi 1 4

1Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea2Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea3Korea Institute of Science and Technology Seoul Republic of Korea4Global Frontier Center for Multiscale Energy System Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - M6.09
Fabrication and Characterization of Ionic Polymer Metal Composite Actuators Using Auto-Catalytic Electroless Plating

Suran Kim 1 Seungbum Hong 2 Gun Ahn 1 Yoonyoung Choi 1 2 Chungik Oh 1 Kwangsoo No 1

1KAIST Daejeon Republic of Korea2Argonne National Laboratory lemont USA

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9:00 AM - M6.10
In-Situ Powder Diffraction and XAS Study on Fatigue of NCA

Karin Kleiner 1

1KIT Karlsruhe Germany

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9:00 AM - M6.11
EPR Spectroscopy on Cathode Materials for Li-Ion Batteries

Peter Jakes 1

1Forschungszentrum Jamp;#252;lich Jamp;#252;lich Germany

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9:00 AM - M6.12
The Performance Maximization of Alkaline Anion Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells (AEMFCs) Using Hybrid Materials

Min Jeong Kim 1 2 Kim Ok-Hee 1 2 Kim Minhyoumg 1 2 Cho Yong-Hun 3 Sung Yung-Eun 1 2

1Center for Nanoparticle Research, Institute for Basic Science (IBS) Seoul Republic of Korea2School of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Seoul national university Seoul Republic of Korea3School of Advanced Materials Engineering, Kookmin University Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - M6.13
The Effect of Graphene Sheet Sizes on Electrocatalytic Performance of Pt Supported Reduced Graphene Oxide

Yuseong Noh 1 Youngmin Kim 1 Eun Ja Lim 1 Seonhwa Lee 1 Beong Ki Cho 1 Won Bae Kim 1

1Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology Gwangju Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - M6.14
Development of Membrane-less Glucose/O2-Biofuel Cells with Different Functionalized Carbon Nanotube Electrode Materials Based on (PQQ)-Glucose Dehydrogenase and Bilirubin Oxidase

Gero Goebel 1 Marie-Theres Putze 1 Ivo Schubart 1 Fred Lisdat 1

1University of Applied Sciences Wildau Wildau Germany

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9:00 AM - M6.15
Keggin-Type Heteropolyacids as Electrocatalysts for Hydrogen Fuel Cells

Pragna Kiri 1 Claire J Carmalt 1 Ivan P Parkin 1

1University College London London United Kingdom

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9:00 AM - M6.16
Titanium Nitride Coatings for Bipolar Plate of Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell Prepared by Ion Plating

Shinyoung Kim 1 Seokjin Ko 1 Jungjoong Lee 1

1Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - M6.17
Electrochemical Study of Gently Reduced Graphene Oxide Incorporated into Cobalt Oxalate Rods as Bifunctional Oxygen Electrocatalyst

Doungkamon Phihusut 1 Beomgyun Jeong 1 Joey Duran Ocon 1 Jin Won Kim 1 Jaeyoung Lee 1 2

1Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) Gwangju Republic of Korea2Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) Gwangju Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - M6.18
Filtered Multi Walled Carbon Nanotube Electrodes for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells

Ashkan Kavei 1 Ehsan Ahmad 1 Graham Smith 1 Milo S. P. Shaffer 1 Anthony R. J. Kucernak 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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9:00 AM - M6.19
Characterization of Cobalt and Nitrogen Species of Pyrolyzed Cobalt/Polyaniline/CNT Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction Reaction in Acidic Media

Hyun-Jong Kim 1 Hana Lim 1 Han Shin Choi 1 Ho-Nyun Lee 1 Hyo-Jun Lee 2 Hansung Kim 2

1Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) Incheon Republic of Korea2Yonsei university Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - M6.20
A Precious-Metal Free Regenerative Fuel Cell for Storing Renewable Electricity

Desmond Ng 1 Yelena Gorlin 2 Toru Hatsukade 1 Thomas Jaramillo 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2TU Mamp;#252;nchen Munich Germany

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9:00 AM - M6.21
Study of Fractal Dimension and Porosity of Li2TiO3 Used as a Battery

C. G. Nava-Dino 1 Perla Cordero De los rios 1 Raul Acosta Chavez 1 N. L. Mendez Mariscal 1 J. G. Chacon-Nava 2 A. Martinez-Villafane 2

1Universidad Autonoma de Chihuahua Chihuahua Mexico2Centro de Investigaciamp;#243;n en Materiales Avanzados Chihuahua Mexico

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