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Title: Carbon material for hydrogen storage

Abstract

The present invention relates to carbon based materials that are employed for hydrogen storage applications. The material may be described as the pyrolysis product of a molecular precursor such as a cyclic quinone compound. The pyrolysis product may then be combined with selected transition metal atoms which may be in nanoparticulate form, where the metals may be dispersed on the material surface. Such product may then provide for the reversible storage of hydrogen. The metallic nanoparticles may also be combined with a second metal as an alloy to further improve hydrogen storage performance.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INSTITUTE, San Antonio, TX (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1324965
Patent Number(s):
9,440,850
Application Number:
12/272,488
Assignee:
SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INSTITUTE (San Antonio, TX) GFO
DOE Contract Number:  
FC36-02AL67619
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2008 Nov 17
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
08 HYDROGEN; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

Citation Formats

Bourlinos, Athanasios, Steriotis, Theodore, Stubos, Athanasios, and Miller, Michael A. Carbon material for hydrogen storage. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Bourlinos, Athanasios, Steriotis, Theodore, Stubos, Athanasios, & Miller, Michael A. Carbon material for hydrogen storage. United States.
Bourlinos, Athanasios, Steriotis, Theodore, Stubos, Athanasios, and Miller, Michael A. Tue . "Carbon material for hydrogen storage". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1324965.
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