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Adaptive Materials scores Michigan $3M microtubular solid oxide fuel cell award

By / March 30, 2010

Ann Arbor-based Adaptive Materials Inc, a specialist in making microtubular solid oxide fuel cells, announced yesterday that it has won $3 million in new funding through Michigan’s Centers of Energy Excellence Program. AMI, until now, has focused most of its efforts on military uses for its SOFCs, such as soldier-worn units, power sources for unmanned…

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Thermochemical Compatibility of a Seal Glass with Different Solid Oxide Cell Components

By / January 28, 2010

Volume 7 Issue 1, Pages 22 – 29 Kevin KendallPublished Online: Feb 23 2009 1:59PM DOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7402.2008.02350.x ABSTRACT High operating temperatures of solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) require that the sealant must function at a high temperature between 600°C and 900°C and in the oxidizing and reducing environments of fuel and air. This paper describes…

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Progress in Microtubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

By / January 28, 2010

Volume 7 Issue 1, Pages 1 – 9 Kevin KendallPublished Online: Feb 23 2009 1:59PMDOI: 10.1111/j.1744-7402.2008.02350.x ABSTRACT The benefits of microtubular solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) are addressed, including increased power density, rapid start-up, and cycling performance. Several international developments are discussed, especially small portable applications, which demand fast start and multiple cycles. Extrusion is…

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