Methanol Fuel Cell Systems: Advancing Towards Commercialization, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Methanol Fuel Cell Systems

Advancing Towards Commercialization, 1st Edition

By Dave Edlund

Pan Stanford

206 pages

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Hardback: 9789814241984
pub: 2011-07-06
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pub: 2016-04-19
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This book details state-of-the-art fuel cell systems incorporating methanol reformers as the source of purified hydrogen (rather than compressed hydrogen). Beginning with an overview of PEM fuel cells, the book discusses the various technical approaches to methanol reforming and hydrogen purification. A unique theme carried throughout the discussio

Table of Contents

Introduction. PEM Fuel Cells. Methanol as a Fuel. Methanol Reforming. Hydrogen Purification. Membrane Reactors. Barriers to Commercialization. Applications and Markets. Costing Exercise-Lessons and Guidelines.

About the Author

Dave Edlund is a recognized expert in the fields of hydrogen production and fuel reforming and has 22 years of hands-on experience in developing novel technologies targeting not only fuel cell applications and systems but also merchant hydrogen production, petrochemicals, and oil and gas production. He is CEO of Element 1, Oregon.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical