7. Membranes for Alkaline Polyelectrolyte Fuel Cells

  1. Zhongwei Chen,
  2. Jean-Pol Dodelet and
  3. Jiujun Zhang Dodelet
  1. Jing Pan,
  2. Chen Chen and
  3. Lin Zhuang

Published Online: 21 MAR 2014

DOI: 10.1002/9783527664900.ch7

Non-Noble Metal Fuel Cell Catalysts

Non-Noble Metal Fuel Cell Catalysts

How to Cite

Pan, J., Chen, C. and Zhuang, L. (2014) Membranes for Alkaline Polyelectrolyte Fuel Cells, in Non-Noble Metal Fuel Cell Catalysts (eds Z. Chen, J.-P. Dodelet and J. Zhang Dodelet), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527664900.ch7

Editor Information

  1. University of Waterloo, Department of Chemical Engineering, Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology, Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy, 200 University Avenue West. Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G1, Canada

Author Information

  1. Wuhan University, College of Chemistry and Molecular Sciences, Luojia Hill Street, Wu Chang, Wuhan, 430072, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2014
  2. Published Print: 7 APR 2014

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527333240

Online ISBN: 9783527664900

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Keywords:

  • alkaline polymer electrolyte;
  • heterogeneous APE membranes;
  • homogeneous APE membranes;
  • physical properties;
  • chemical stabilities

Summary

Alkaline polymer electrolyte (APE) is a promising materials which could be applied in electrochemical devices for energy conversion and storage. In this chapter, we reviewed the current situation and challenges, and prospected for the future efforts on APE developments.