Chapter 4. Metal Hydrides

  1. Dr. Michael Hirscher
  1. Jacques Huot

Published Online: 4 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629800.ch4

Handbook of Hydrogen Storage

Handbook of Hydrogen Storage

How to Cite

Huot, J. (2010) Metal Hydrides, in Handbook of Hydrogen Storage (ed M. Hirscher), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629800.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Max-Planck-Institut für, Metallforschung, Heisenbergstr. 3, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany

Author Information

  1. Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Institut de Recherche sur l'Hydrogène, 3351 des Forges, PO Box 500, Trois-Rivières (Qc) G9A, 5H7, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527322732

Online ISBN: 9783527629800

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Keywords:

  • magnesium hydride;
  • hydrogenation;
  • thermodynamics;
  • kinetics;
  • gas–solid reaction;
  • activation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Elemental Hydrides

  • Thermodynamics of Metal Hydrides

  • Intermetallic Compounds

  • Practical Considerations

  • Metal Hydrides Systems

  • Nanocrystalline Mg and Mg-Based Alloys

  • Conclusion

  • References