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Title: Carbon fuel particles used in direct carbon conversion fuel cells

Abstract

A system for preparing particulate carbon fuel and using the particulate carbon fuel in a fuel cell. Carbon particles are finely divided. The finely dividing carbon particles are introduced into the fuel cell. A gas containing oxygen is introduced into the fuel cell. The finely divided carbon particles are exposed to carbonate salts, or to molten NaOH or KOH or LiOH or mixtures of NaOH or KOH or LiOH, or to mixed hydroxides, or to alkali and alkaline earth nitrates.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1079488
Patent Number(s):
8,283,078
Application Number:
13/328,366
Assignee:
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (Livermore, CA) LLNL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY

Citation Formats

Cooper, John F., and Cherepy, Nerine. Carbon fuel particles used in direct carbon conversion fuel cells. United States: N. p., 2012. Web.
Cooper, John F., & Cherepy, Nerine. Carbon fuel particles used in direct carbon conversion fuel cells. United States.
Cooper, John F., and Cherepy, Nerine. Tue . "Carbon fuel particles used in direct carbon conversion fuel cells". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1079488.
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author = {Cooper, John F. and Cherepy, Nerine},
abstractNote = {A system for preparing particulate carbon fuel and using the particulate carbon fuel in a fuel cell. Carbon particles are finely divided. The finely dividing carbon particles are introduced into the fuel cell. A gas containing oxygen is introduced into the fuel cell. The finely divided carbon particles are exposed to carbonate salts, or to molten NaOH or KOH or LiOH or mixtures of NaOH or KOH or LiOH, or to mixed hydroxides, or to alkali and alkaline earth nitrates.},
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {Tue Oct 09 00:00:00 EDT 2012},
month = {Tue Oct 09 00:00:00 EDT 2012}
}

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