Chapter 7. Methanol-Tolerant Cathode Catalysts for DMFC

  1. Dr. Hansan Liu and
  2. Dr. Jiujun Zhang
  1. Claude Lamy,
  2. Christophe Coutanceau and
  3. Nicolas Alonso-Vante

Published Online: 12 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527627707.ch7

Electrocatalysis of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells: From Fundamentals to Applications

Electrocatalysis of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells: From Fundamentals to Applications

How to Cite

Lamy, C., Coutanceau, C. and Alonso-Vante, N. (2009) Methanol-Tolerant Cathode Catalysts for DMFC, 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.ch7

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. CNRS-Université de Poitiers, Laboratory of Electrocatalysis, LACCO, UMR 6503, 40 avenue du Recteur Pineau, 86022 Poitiers Cedex, France

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:

  • fuel cells;
  • electrocatalysis;
  • cathode;
  • methanol-tolerant;
  • oxygen reduction reaction;
  • Pt-based;
  • catalysts;
  • transition metal macrocycles

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Thermodynamics and Kinetics of the Oxygen Reduction Reaction (ORR)

  • Experimental Procedures

  • Synthesis and Characterizations of Nanostructured Catalysts for the ORR

  • Catalyst Tolerance in the Presence of Methanol

  • Summary and Outlook

  • References