Accession Number : AD0854165

Title :   Hydrocarbon-Air Fuel Cells.

Descriptive Note : Semi-annual rept., no. 13, 1 Jan-30 Jun 68,

Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO WEST LYNN MA

Personal Author(s) : Grubb, W. T. ; McKee, D. W. ; Niedrach, L. W.

Report Date : 30 JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 110

Abstract : Detailed information is presented on a continuing research and development program to develop a direct hydrocarbon oxidation-air fuel cell technology. Current work included research on alloy electrocatalysts for H2-CO fuel mixtures, metal oxide catalysts, electrochemical deposition, and evaluation of transition - metal carbides and compounds as electrocatalysts in acidic electrolytes. (Author)

Descriptors :   *FUEL CELLS), (*HYDROCARBONS, ELECTRODES, ACIDS, CATALYSTS, PLATINUM ALLOYS, HYDROGEN, CARBON MONOXIDE, NICKEL ALLOYS, OXIDES, TIN COMPOUNDS, CARBIDES, TUNGSTEN COMPOUNDS, PHOSPHIDES, NICKEL COMPOUNDS, ARSENIDES.

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE