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The Case of the Poisoned Fuel Cell

July 16th, 2010 ›


Science News - Jul 16, 2010

Copyright © 2010 American Chemical SocietyNew results from researchers at the Energy Materials Center at Cornell (emc2) were featured in Science News of July 16. Our researchers have created novel catalysts for fuel cells that resist carbon monoxide contamination, potentially solving a problem that has impeded fuel cell development for years.

For more information follow the link below to the online JACS article:

Highly Stable and CO-Tolerant Pt/Ti0.7W0.3O2 Electrocatalyst for Proton-Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells
- Deli Wang, Chinmayee V. Subban, Hongsen Wang, Eric Rus, Francis J. DiSalvo, and Hector D. Abruna