Accession Number : AD0866564

Title :   Hydrocarbon-Air Fuel Cells.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept. no. 14 (Final), 1 Jul-2 Nov 69,

Corporate Author : GENERAL ELECTRIC CO LYNN MA DIRECT ENERGY CONVERSION BUSINESS SECTION

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

Report Date : JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 66

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, electrochemical deposition of noble metals on powdered supports and evaluation of transition - metal carbides as electrocatalysts in acidic electrolytes. (Author)

Descriptors :   *FUEL CELLS), *ELECTRODEPOSITION), (*HYDROCARBONS, (*CATALYSTS, FUEL CELLS), (*ELECTRODES, (*CARBIDES, CATALYSTS), OXIDATION, HYDROGEN, CARBON MONOXIDE, NICKEL, FOAM, POROUS METALS, BORON COMPOUNDS.

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE