197th Meeting - Toronto, Ontario, Canada

May 14-18, 2000


B2 - Battery/Energy Technology Joint General Session

Battery Division/ Energy Technology Division

Tuesday, May 16, 2000

Grand Ballroom West, Lower Concourse

General Topics I

Co-Chairs: R.B. Swaroop and J.S. Symanski

4:0067 Cycle Life Prediction of Nickel-Metal Hydride Batteries - W. Gu and C.-Y. Wang (Pennsylvania State University) PDF
4:1568 Performance of Ovonic Nickel Metal Hydride Batteries with New Generation of Positive Electrode Active Materials - S. Venkatesan, B. Aladjov, T. Hopper, K. Fok, J. Strebe, and S. Dhar (Ovonic Battery Company) PDF
4:3069 Charge Performance of Ni-MH Batteries for Electric Vehicle Applications - X.-G. Yang and B.Y. Liaw (University of Hawaii at Manoa) PDF
4:4570 Molecular Dynamics and Quantum Chemistry Study of Alkali Battery Reacations - R. Bell, O. Borodin, and G. Smith (University of Utah) PDF
5:0071 Electrodeposition of Nanoporous Oxide Films with a Liquid Crystal Template - E. Eweka, T. Fennel, and J. Owen (University of Southampton) PDF
5:1572 Bifunctional Electrodes for Electrically Rechargeable Zn/Air Cells - W. Halliop (Fuel Cell Technologies Ltd.), J. Kirchnerova (Ecole Polytechnique), and A. Karpinski (Yardney Technical Products, Inc.) PDF
5:3073 An Ambient Temperature Sodium-Metal Chloride Battery - S. Park, P. Kohl, and J. Winnick (Georgia Institute of Technology) PDF
5:4574 The Electrochemical Oscillation Behavior of Lead Electrode in H2SO4 Solution - S. Zhang, Y. Yuan, Y. Yang, and Z. Huang (Chongqing University) GIF
6:0075 Study of the Electrochemical Behavior of Zinc Electrode in Alkaline Media by Graze Ellipsometry - S. Zhang (Chongqing University), L. Li, D. Li (Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics), Y. Yuan, and Z. Huang (Chongqing University) GIF
6:1576 Super-Iron Batteries: The Electrochemistry of Fe(VI) - S. Licht (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology) PDF

Wednesday, May 17, 2000

General Topics II

Co-Chairs: J.S. Symanski and R.B. Swaroop

10:0077 High-Temperature Molten-Salt Batteries - R. Guidotti (Sandia National Laboratories) PDF
10:1578 Electrochemical Properties of Poly(5-amino-2-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone) Film - S. Hubert, B. Piro, M.C. Pham (Universite Paris 7), and L.H. Dao (INRS-Energie et Materiaux) PDF
10:3079 Ruthenium Based Oxides as Aqueous Supercapacitors Materials - F. Cao, H.J. Bang, W. Lu, and J. Prakash (Illinois Institute of Technology) PDF
10:4580 Structural Control and Electrochemical Properties of Porous Vanadium Oxide Gel - I. Honma (AIST), Y. Ikeda, M. Hibino, and T. Kudo (The University of Tokyo) PDF
11:0081 Catalysts for Water Electrolysis Using Polymer Electrolyte - E. Rasten, B. Borresen, S. Moller-Holst, G. Hagen, and R. Tunold (Norwegian University of Science and Technology) PDF
11:1582 Oxidation of Small Organic Molecules on Hydrogen-Loaded Palladium - O. Yepez (PDVSA-INTEVEP) and B. Scharifker (Universidad Simon Bolivar) PDF
11:3083 Thermoelectricity in Structural Composite Materials - S. Wang and D.D.L. Chung (State University of New York at Buffalo) PDF

Fuel Cells

Co-Chairs: R.B. Swaroop and J.S. Symanski

1:3084 Effect of Pore-Wall Chemistry On Proton Conductivity In Mesoporous Titanium Dioxide - F. Vichi, M.I. Tejedor-Tejedor, and M. Anderson (University of Wisconsin, Madison) PDF
1:4585 Novel Membranes for PEMFC Operation Above 100 Degrees Celcius - S.J. Lee, K.T. Adjemian, A.B. Bocarsly, and S. Srinivasan (Princeton University) GIF
2:0086 Evaluation of a Sol-Gel Derived Nafion/Silica Hybrid Membrane for PEM Fuel Cell Application - N. Miyake, J. Wainright, and R. Savinell (Case Western Reserve University) PDF
2:1587 Protonic Conducting Properties of Organic/Inorganic Nano-Hybrid Membrane Through Sol-Gel Processes - I. Honma, H. Nakajima (Electrotechnical Laboratory, AIST), and S. Nomura (Sekisui Chemical Co., Ltd.) PDF
2:3088 Performance of PEMFC with Improved Platinum Supported on Carbon Catalyst - S. Gamburzev, A.J. Appleby (Texas A&M University), K. Kunze, P. Atanassova, P. Atanassov, M. Hampden-Smith, and T. Kodas (Superior MicroPowders) PDF
2:4589 Direct Methanol Fuel Cells For Portable Power Applications - X. Ren, J. Davey, P. Zelenay, and S. Gottesfeld (Los Alamos National Laboratory) PDF
3:00 Thirty-Minute Intermission
3:3090 Two-Phase Transport in the Interdigitated Air Cathode of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells - Z.-H. Wang and C.-Y. Wang (Pennsylvania State University) PDF
3:4591 A Two-Phase Flow Model of the Cathode of Proton-Exchange-Membrane Fuel Cells Using the Interdigitated Flow Fields - W. He, J. Yi, and T. Nguyen (The University of Kansas) PDF
4:0092 New Active Cathode Catalysts for Oxygen Reduction - R.P.C. Neto and C.A.C. Sequeira (Instituto Superior Technico) GIF
4:1593 An One-Dimensional, Two-Phase, Transient Model of the Cathode of a Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell - D. Natarajan and T. Nguyen (The University of Kansas) PDF
4:3094 Carbon Monoxide Oxidation on Carbon Supported Platinum Catalysts - F. Colmati, Jr., W.H. Lizcano-Valbuena, and E.R. Gonzalez (Instituto de Quimica de Sao Carlos) PDF
4:4595 Nafiona/Silicon Oxide Composite Membranes for PEMFC Operation at 130 to 140oC - K. Adjemian, S.J. Lee, S. Srinivasan, J. Ogden, and A. Bocarsly (Princeton University) PDF
5:0096 Electrode Activity of the Cobalt Oxide-nickel Oxide Solid Solution for the Methane Oxidation in a Solid Oxide Fuel Cell - K. Sato, K. Ogasa, N. Saito, H. Nishiyama, and Y. Inoue (Nagaoka University of Technology) PDF
5:1597 Performance of a H2/Cl2 Fuel cell - B. Borresen, E. Sandnes, G. Hagen, and R. Tunold (Trondheim University) PDF

Thursday, May 18, 2000

Lithium Systems I

Co-Chairs: J.S. Symanski and R.B. Swaroop

8:0098 Charge-Discharge Characteristics of Polyaniline-Intercalated Graphite Oxide - S. Higashika (Himeji Institute of Technology), K. Kimura (Nichirin, Co. Ltd), Y. Matsuo, and Y. Sugie (Himeji Institute of Technology) PDF
8:1599 Electrochemical And In Situ Raman Studies Of Embedded Carbon Particle Electrodes In Non-Aqueous Liquid Electrolytes - D. Totir and D.A. Scherson (Case Western Reserve University) PDF
8:30100 Preparation and Characterization of Electrochemically Active LiNi0.3FexCox-0.7O2 Using Low Temperature Techniques - E. Sanchez, L. Torres-Gonzalez, S. Favela-Aragon, and L. Torres-Martinez (Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon) PDF
8:45101 Interfacial Studies of a Thin-Film Spinel LiMn2O4 Electrode - Y. Matsuo, R. Kostecki, and F. McLarnon (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory) PDF
9:00102 Structural Evolution of Pure and Doped Spinel LiMn2O4 as a Function of Temperature: In situ XRD and XAS Studies - S. Mukerjee, R.C. Urian (Northeastern University), X. Yang, X. Sun, and J. McBreen (Brookhaven National Laboratory) PDF
9:15103 Investigation of Vanadium-Doped LiMn2O4 as Cathode Material for Lithium Ion Battery - C.G. Chen, D.M. Yu, W. Zhu, and Z.Q. Huang (Chongqing University) GIF
9:30 Thirty-Minute Intermission
10:00104 Sol-Gel Synthesis and Characterization of Vanadium Substituted Spinel - K.R. Murali, T. Saravanan, S. Anand Venkatesh, and V. Ganesh (Central Electrochemical Research Institute) GIF
10:15105 Electrochemical Synthesis of the Cathode Materials Based on Metal Oxides for Lithium Secondary Batteries - E. Shembel, V. Nagirny, R. Apostolova (Ukrainian State Chemical Technology University), D. Aurbach, and B. Markovsky (Bar-Ilan University) PDF
10:30106 Effect of Supporting Electrolytes on the Cycling Behaviors of Sol-Gel-Derived Manganese Dioxide Thin Films - S.-C. Pang, S.-F. Chin, and M.A. Anderson (University of Wisconsin-Madison) PDF
10:45107 Li-SnO2 Anodes for Lithium Rechargeable Batteries - K.R. Murali, T. Saravanan, T. Poovarasan, and R. Karthikeyan (Central Electrochemical Research Institute) PDF
11:00108 Modeling of Passivation of Lithium Electrode in the Presence and Absence of Self-Assembled Molecular Layers at the Electrode/Polymer Electrolyte Interface - S. Gadad and D. Teeters (The University of Tulsa) PDF
11:15109 Preparation and Electrical Properties of Lithium Ion Conductor Based on the Li2S-Sb2S3 Glass System - E. Sanchez, Z. Nagamedianova, L. Torres-Gonzalez, and L. Torres-Martinez (Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon) PDF
11:30110 Modeling the Effects of Ion Association on Direct Current Polarization of Solid Polymer Electrolytes - C. Lin, R. White, and H. Ploehn (University of South Carolina) PDF
11:45111 Studies on Capacity Fade of Li-ion Cells Cycled Using Pulse and DC Charging Protocols - B. Popov, B. Haran, A. Durairajan, R. White (University of South Carolina), Y. Podrazhansky, and R.C. Cope (Enrev Corporation) PDF

Lithium Systems II

Co-Chairs: J.S. Symanski and R.B. Swaroop

1:30112 Computational Study of the Decomposition Pathway of Organic Solvents on Lithium Surfaces and Electrodes - X.(S. Zhang (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab), J. Pugh (UC Berkeley), and P. Ross (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab) PDF
1:45113 Diffusion of Lithium Ions in Carbon Electrodes: A Molecular Dynamics Study - A. Marquez and P. Balbuena (University of South Carolina) PDF
2:00114 Anodic Performance of Vapor-Derived Carbon Filaments in Lithium-Ion Secondary Battery - W. Lu and D.D.L. Chung (State University of New York at Buffalo) PDF
2:15115 Cycleability Improvement of the Graphite Electrodes by Surface Modification with Pyrolyzed Resol for Lithium Ion Batteries - B. Deng and Y. Li (Chinese Academy of Sciences) PDF
2:30116 Charge/Discharge Stability of Graphite Anodes for Li-Ion Batteries - C. Wang, A.J. Appleby (Center for Electrochemical System and Hydrogen Research,), and F.E. Little (Center for Space Power) PDF
2:45117 Effect of Oxidation-Reduction on the Performance of Graphite Carbon Electrode - Y. Lin and Z.Q. Huang (Chongqing University) GIF
3:00 Thirty-Minute Intermission
3:30118 Differential Scanning Calorimetry Study: Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Electrode Reactivity for Lithium-Ion Cells - A. Newman, C. Brubaker, G. Henriksen, and K. Amine (Argonne National Laboratory) PDF
3:45119 Direct Numerical Simulation of Mass Transport and Electrochemical Reaction in a Lithium-ion Cell - C. Wang and G. Wang (Pennsylvania State University) PDF
4:00120 Flame-Retardant Materials for Lithium Batteries - C. Woo Lee, R. Venkatachalapathy, and J. Prakash (Illinois Institute of Technology,) PDF
4:15121 Relaxation and Impedance Characteristics of Lithium and Lithium-Ion Secondary Batteries at the Various Stages of Cycling - E. Shembel, O. Ksenzhek, N. Globa, K. Kylyvnyk, and T. Pastushkin (Ukrainian State Chemical Technology University) PDF