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Title: Corrosion free phosphoric acid fuel cell

Abstract

A phosphoric acid fuel cell with an electrolyte fuel system which supplies electrolyte via a wick disposed adjacent a cathode to an absorbent matrix which transports the electrolyte to portions of the cathode and an anode which overlaps the cathode on all sides to prevent corrosion within the cell.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. Bethel Park, PA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Westinghouse Electric Corp., Pittsburgh, PA (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
867651
Patent Number(s):
4978591
Assignee:
United States of America as represented by United States (Washington, DC)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01M - PROCESSES OR MEANS, e.g. BATTERIES, FOR THE DIRECT CONVERSION OF CHEMICAL ENERGY INTO ELECTRICAL ENERGY
Y - NEW / CROSS SECTIONAL TECHNOLOGIES Y02 - TECHNOLOGIES OR APPLICATIONS FOR MITIGATION OR ADAPTATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Y02E - REDUCTION OF GREENHOUSE GAS [GHG] EMISSIONS, RELATED TO ENERGY GENERATION, TRANSMISSION OR DISTRIBUTION
DOE Contract Number:  
AC21-82MC24222
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
corrosion; free; phosphoric; acid; fuel; cell; electrolyte; supplies; via; wick; disposed; adjacent; cathode; absorbent; matrix; transports; portions; anode; overlaps; prevent; fuel cell; electrolyte fuel; disposed adjacent; phosphoric acid; acid fuel; prevent corrosion; supplies electrolyte; electrolyte via; /429/

Citation Formats

Wright, Maynard K. Corrosion free phosphoric acid fuel cell. United States: N. p., 1990. Web.
Wright, Maynard K. Corrosion free phosphoric acid fuel cell. United States.
Wright, Maynard K. Mon . "Corrosion free phosphoric acid fuel cell". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/867651.
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year = {1990},
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