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Title: Electrolyte membrane, methods of manufacture thereof and articles comprising the same

Abstract

Disclosed herein is a method of forming an electrolyte membrane comprising forming a mixture; the mixture comprising a polyhydroxy compound, an aromatic polyhalide compound and an alkali metal hydroxide; disposing the mixture on a porous substrate; reacting the mixture to form a crosslinked proton conductor; and sulfonating the proton conductor. Disclosed herein too is an article comprising a porous substrate; and a sulfonated crosslinked proton conductor disposed within pores of the porous substrate.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
General Electric Company (Niskayuna, NY)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1107876
Patent Number(s):
8,574,664
Application Number:
12/202,754
Assignee:
General Electric Company (Niskayuna, NY) GFO
DOE Contract Number:
FG36-06GO16034
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
37 INORGANIC, ORGANIC, PHYSICAL, AND ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY

Citation Formats

Tamaki, Ryo, Rice, Steven Thomas, and Yeager, Gary William. Electrolyte membrane, methods of manufacture thereof and articles comprising the same. United States: N. p., 2013. Web.
Tamaki, Ryo, Rice, Steven Thomas, & Yeager, Gary William. Electrolyte membrane, methods of manufacture thereof and articles comprising the same. United States.
Tamaki, Ryo, Rice, Steven Thomas, and Yeager, Gary William. Tue . "Electrolyte membrane, methods of manufacture thereof and articles comprising the same". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1107876.
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year = {Tue Nov 05 00:00:00 EST 2013},
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