Chapter 8. Ammonia Borane and Related Compounds as Hydrogen Source Materials

  1. Dr. Michael Hirscher
  1. Florian Mertens1,
  2. Gert Wolf1 and
  3. Felix Baitalow2

Published Online: 4 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629800.ch8

Handbook of Hydrogen Storage

Handbook of Hydrogen Storage

How to Cite

Mertens, F., Wolf, G. and Baitalow, F. (2010) Ammonia Borane and Related Compounds as Hydrogen Source Materials, in Handbook of Hydrogen Storage (ed M. Hirscher), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629800.ch8

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Department of Physical Chemistry, Leipziger Str. 29, 09596 Freiberg, Germany

  2. 2

    TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Department of Energy Process, Engineering and Chemical Engineering, Fuchsmuehlenweg 9, Building 1, 09596 Freiberg, Germany

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:

  • ammonia borane;
  • thermal decomposition;
  • solvents;
  • hydrolysis;
  • chemical modification;
  • recycling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials Description and Characterization

  • Production

  • Thermally Induced Decomposition of Pure Ammonia Borane

  • Hydrolysis of AB

  • Substituted Ammonia Boranes

  • Recycling Strategies

  • Summary

  • References