Fuel Cells - ChE Links
DoDFuelCell ERDC/CERL Programs
Summary of the fuel cell programs managed by the US Army Engineer Research and Development
Center (ERDC) / Construction Engineering Research Laboratory (CERL).
Frequently Asked Questions
About Fuel Cells
Answers to basic questions about fuel cells, from Schatz Energy Research Center.
Fuel Cell Fact
Fact sheet on fuel cells published by the Environmental and Energy Study Institute, PDF
Fuel Cell Today
Internet portal with news and information about the fuel cell industry.
Cells for Everyone
Article about the development of economical materials and processes, from Siemens.
Fuel Cells - Green
Study guide (PDF file) from the U.S. Department of Energy's Los Alamos National
That Run on Common Fuels
Paper by J.M. Vohs, presented at the 2002 NAE Frontiers of Engineering Symposium.
The Future of Fuel Cells
Article by Ben Wiens about different types of fuel cells. Includes also a second-law
analysis and a comparison of the efficiency with heat engines.
Electricity With Hydrogen
How to build a fuel cell, for skilled hobbyists, PDF file.
for Fuel Cell Vehicles
Presentation from Methanex about the use of methanol fuel cells in vehicles, PDF file.
Molten Carbonate Fuel Cells
Design and operation of the Molten Carbonate Fuel Cell (MCFC).
Partial Oxidation Technique for...
...Fuel-Cell Anode Exhaust-Gas Synthesis, paper by Randall S. Gemmen and Edward H. Robey,
Jr., U.S. Department of Energy, describes the performance of a gas generator used to
synthesize the exhaust gas from the anode of a molten-carbonate fuel cell, PDF file.
Feature article from Mechanical Engineering Magazine Online about fuel cells for the
portable electronics world.
Promise of Methanol Fuel Cell Vehicles
Synopsis of a presentation by Raymond A. Lewis, American Methanol Institute, delivered at
the 1999 Environmental Vehicle Conference, Ypsilanti, Mi., USA.
The Proton Exchange
Membrane Fuel Cell
Description of the PEM (Proton Exchange Membrane, also called Polymer Electrolyte
Membrane) fuel cell; an animated demonstration of the process is also available.
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