Abstract:Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) are one of the most efficient and cleanest power generating systems being developed. A key component is the cathode air heat exchanger, or recuperator, which ensures that the cathode air,… more
Abstract:…alternative energy industry have created interest in integrating new technologies into small UAVs. This integration would significantly improve the versatility and endurance of small UAVs. Adaptive Materials Inc. (AMI) is an industry leader in the development of portable Solid… more
Abstract:… program will be readily adoptable in existing and future AMI power systems. Adaptive Materials Inc. will partner with the University of Michigan Material Science and Engineering Department thus coupling the leader in the low cost, rapid coextrusion of microtubule solid … more
Abstract:The Army has identified solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) power systems as a potential solution to a variety of power needs ranging from roughly 0.1 - 100 kW. Reformed JP-8, the Army logistics fuel, can be used as the feed,… more
Abstract:A cold plasma fuel processor developed as a fuel processor air breathing JP-8 solid oxide fuel cell APU systems, will be evaluated for suitability for UUV application with JP-10 and Navy logistic oxidizers. The system… more
Abstract:Fuel flexibility is a major advantage of a solid oxide fuel cell as a power generation device. However, present fuel cell anodes do not tolerate the sulfur compounds that are commonly present in both military and… more
Abstract:A diesel-fueled solid oxide fuel cell would be an attractive means of generating auxiliary electric power onboard highway trucks, large recreational vehicles, and mobile command posts (military and emergency responders)… more
Abstract:…. Fabrication techniques will be developed for low resistance stacks, and prototype fuel cell short stacks will be constructed and tested. Commercial Applications and Other Benefits as described by the awardee: The technology should lead to high efficiency solid … more
Abstract:Compared to conventional power sources, fuel cell systems present such benefits as high efficiency, low emissions, long life, and near silent operation. Of the various fuel cell types, Solid oxide Fuel Cells (SOFC) have a number of… more
Abstract:This project will develop a new exhaust diffuser for a power-generation combustion turbine. The exhaust diffuser will be an aerodynamically-shaped duct section located just downstream of the last turbine wheel. The concept will be applicable to gas turbine exhausts that have struts in the diffuser… more
Abstract:… exhibit sulfide ion conductivity. Like stabilized zirconiz and doped ceria, this class of metal sulfides are characterized as solid electrolytes, meaning they are pure ion conductors, with little, if any, electronic conductivity. When used as sensors, or as solid … more
Abstract:This project addresses the development of a solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) system for converting the chemical energy in JP-10 fuel to electric power. The system will be designed to support the deployment of next… more
Abstract:Solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) systems are forecast to achieve excellent energy efficiency and performance targets, and to be able to achieve commercially viable economics through the next decade. The NASA Glenn Research… more
Abstract:Franklin Fuel Cells proposes to develop and demonstrate an SOFC anode design having the capability of operating on high sulfur content reformate fuels. Its current cell design utilizing a copper / ceria based anode has demonstrated the capability to operate without poisoning on hydrogen fuel… more
Abstract:In the phase I, We have demonstrated that high power densities can be achieved for SOFC using component surrogate fuels like dodecane or Tridecane via direct internal reforming. This approach can provide solutions for the highly power-dense applications required by Air Force (e.g. auxiliary power… more
Abstract:… properties in simulated boiler environments and in field testing. Commercial Applications and Other Benefits as described by the awardeee: Potential applications include supercritical and ultrasupercritical boiler components, coal gasification systems, solid … more
Abstract:…t operates from hydrogen generated by fuel reformers from high energy density liquid hydrocarbons such as JP-10. InnovaTek proposes to demonstrate the feasibility of using its proprietary JP-10 InnovaGenr reforming technology tightly integrated with a Topsoe planar solid … more
Abstract:Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC) auxiliary power units (APUs) in the 1¿5 kWe range represent a significant market entry point for fuel cells, and have the capability of reducing fuel consumption of idling trucks by nearly… more
Abstract:Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) offer high efficiency, quiet operation, reduced emissions, internal fuel reformation, and fuel flexibility, however current SOFCs are restricted to predominately stationary applications… more
Abstract:Development of a stable anode material that operates on fossil fuels is a fundamental technical target for the next generation of solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs). The conventional Ni/YSZ composite anode show good… more
Abstract:…, mine detection and anti-submarine missions). Achieving high power density at all levels will greatly enhance future UUV capabilities. In this SBIR project, NexTech Materials and its subcontractor (Plug Power) will design, develop and demonstrate a compact solid … more
Abstract:In this SBIR Phase I proposal (Topic OSD06-EP1), NexTech Materials, Ltd. will comparatively test anode materials sets for SOFCs for operation on sulfur-containing (200 ppmv H2S) fuels between 700-850,aC. Cell performance and stability will be characterized in both sulfur-containing hydrogen and… more
Abstract:This proposal directly supports development of alternative and renewable energy. Specifically,
this project involves development and demonstration of a simplified method for operating solid
oxide fuel cells directly on… more
Abstract:In order to improve the performance of a Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC), this project will incorporate a nano-scale catalyst within the SOFC cathode. The innovation will allow improved, inexpensive and stable metals to… more
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