Chapter 12. Local Current Distribution in Direct Methanol Fuel Cells

  1. Dr. Hansan Liu and
  2. Dr. Jiujun Zhang
  1. Andrei A. Kulikovsky1,2 and
  2. Klaus Wippermann1

Published Online: 12 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527627707.ch12

Electrocatalysis of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells: From Fundamentals to Applications

Electrocatalysis of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells: From Fundamentals to Applications

How to Cite

Kulikovsky, A. A. and Wippermann, K. (2009) Local Current Distribution in Direct Methanol Fuel Cells, in Electrocatalysis of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells: From Fundamentals to Applications (eds H. Liu and J. Zhang), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527627707.ch12

Editor Information

  1. National Research Council Canada, Institute for Fuell Cell Innovation, 4250 Westbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1W5, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Research Centre ‘Juelich’/Forschungszentrum ‘Jülich’ Institute for Energy Research – Fuel Cells (IEF-3), 52425 Jülich, Germany

  2. 2

    Moscow State University, Research Computing Center, 119991 Moscow, Russia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323777

Online ISBN: 9783527627707

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Keywords:

  • electrocatalysis;
  • local current distribution;
  • DMFC

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Model

  • The Bifunctional Regime of DMFC Operation

  • Direct Methanol–Hydrogen Fuel Cells (DMHFCs)

  • Bifunctional Activation of DMFC

  • Conclusions

  • List of symbols

  • References