Chapter 13. Recent Results on Splitting Water with Aluminum Alloys

  1. George G. Wicks and
  2. Jack Simon
  1. J. M. Woodall,
  2. Jeffrey T. Ziebarth,
  3. Charles R. Allen,
  4. Debra M. Sherman,
  5. J. Jeon and
  6. G. Choi

Published Online: 3 DEC 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470483428.ch13

Materials Innovations in an Emerging Hydrogen Economy

Materials Innovations in an Emerging Hydrogen Economy

How to Cite

Woodall, J. M., Ziebarth, J. T., Allen, C. R., Sherman, D. M., Jeon, J. and Choi, G. (2009) Recent Results on Splitting Water with Aluminum Alloys, in Materials Innovations in an Emerging Hydrogen Economy (eds G. G. Wicks and J. Simon), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470483428.ch13

Author Information

  1. Purdue University West Lafayette, IN, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 DEC 2008
  2. Published Print: 2 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470408360

Online ISBN: 9780470483428

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Keywords:

  • splitting water;
  • aluminum alloys;
  • hydrogen mass yield;
  • alumina;
  • electrolysis efficiency

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Discovery of Aluminum-Gallium-Water Reaction

  • Mechanism of Reaction

  • Material Purity

  • Alloy Ratios

  • High Aluminum Alloy Production

  • Hydrogen Gas Purity

  • Microscopy Studies

  • Conclusions

  • Footnotes

  • References