TechConnect World 2019

Fuel Cells & Hydrogen

Fuel cells and Hydrogen

Symposium Chair

John P. KopaszJohn P. Kopasz
Chemist/Group Leader
Argonne National Laboratory

Key Speakers

Jacob SpendelowNext generation oxygen reduction catalysts based on intermetallic structures
Jacob Spendelow
Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory

N. RajalakshmiFuel Cells Technology – Challenges perspective
N. Rajalakshmi
Senior Scientist and Team Leader, Centre for Fuel Cell Technology, IIT Madras, India

Monjid HamdanAdvancements in Electrochemical Hydrogen Compression
Monjid Hamdan
VP of Engineering, Giner ELX, Inc.


Symposium Sessions

Tuesday June 18

1:30Catalyst Innovations

Wednesday June 19

10:30Fuel Cells
1:30Hydrogen Production and Delivery
3:30Fuel Cells & Hydrogen: Posters

Symposium Program

Tuesday June 18

1:30Catalyst Innovations209
Session chair: John P. Kopasz, Argonne National Laboratory, US; Matthew Kapelewski, ExxonMobil, US
1:30Next generation oxygen reduction catalysts based on intermetallic structures
J. Spendelow, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
1:55Development of Non-precious Metal Based Catalyst and Flexible Electrodes for Electrochemical Energy Conversion Devices
M. Nath, J. Masud, W.P.R. Liyanage, U. DeSilva, A. Swesi, Missouri University of Science & Technology, US
2:15Defect Engineered Single-Layer MoS2 Dendrites as an Efficient Electrocatalyst for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction
W. Xu, S. Li, M. Pasta, J.H. Warner, University of Oxford, UK
2:35Process engineering for scalable synthesis of advanced fuel cell catalyst
R. Wang, K. Pupek, T. Dzwiniel, N. Becknell, P.P. Lopes, H. Lv, N. Markovic, V. Stamenkovic, Argonne National Lab, US

Wednesday June 19

10:30Fuel Cells309
Session chair: John P. Kopasz, Argonne National Laboratory, US; Fiona Case, TechConnect, US
10:30Fuel Cells and Hydrogen
J.P. Kopasz, Argonne National Laboratory, US
10:55Fuel Cells Technology – Challenges perspective
N. Rajalakshmi, IIT Madras, IN
11:20High Conductivity, Chemically Stable, Hydroxide Conducting Block Copolymer Poly(norbornene) Membranes
P.A. Kohl, M. Mandal, G. Huang, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
11:40Feasibility, Economics, and Sustainability of Fuel Cell-Powered Data Center
J. Kurtz, T. Cader, Z. Ma, P. Clark, B. Mount, D. Thoss, S. Hammond, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, US
1:30Hydrogen Production and Delivery309
Session chair: John P. Kopasz, Argonne National Laboratory, US
1:30Advancements in Electrochemical Hydrogen Compression
M. Hamdan, Giner ELX, Inc., US
1:55Low cost and efficient large-scale hydrogen production by a solar driven Hybrid Sulfur plant
C. Corgnale, J. Monnier, D. Ginosar, M. Gorensek, Z. Ma, GreenWay Energy, US
2:15Solar Fuels Production with Redox Thermochemical Processes
M. Syrigou, D.A. Dimitrakis, S. Lorentzou, A.G. Konstandopoulos, Centre for Research & Technology Hellas (CERTH), GR
2:35New low-carbon method for making H2 from waste streams: H2 Generation from H2S and H2O
R.J. Gillis, W.H. Green, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
2:55Renewable Hydrogen Production from Waste and Biomass
A.P. Borole, A.J. Lewis, Electro-Active Technologies, LLC, US
3:15Methods and New Applications of an Aluminum-Based Hydrogen Energy Storage System
P. Godart, J. Fischman, D.P. Hart, MIT, US
3:30Fuel Cells & Hydrogen: PostersBoylston Hallway
Catalytic Hydrogen Release from Borohydride in Ionic Liquids
E. Klindtworth, N. Guntermann, I. Delidovich, R. Palkovits, RWTH Aachen University, DE
Bacillus Biocathode Enables Effective Electricity Generation with Microbial Fuel Cells
S. Han, C. Zhou, Missouri University of Science and Technology, US
Performance characteristics of flat-tubular solid oxide co-electrolysis cells for syngas production by electrochemical conversion of H2O/CO2
T-H. Lim, Korea Institute of Energy Research, KR

This symposium highlights research and innovations in materials and devices which will enable deployment of clean, reliable power production while decreasing our dependence on oil and reducing carbon emissions. Submit your abstract and participate in this exciting international event.

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