198th Meeting - Phoenix, Arizona

October 22-27, 2000


A2 - Electrochemistry vs. the Global Climate Change: A Coordinated Response

All Divisions and Groups

Monday, October 23, 2000

Yuma 22

Symposium Plenary Lecture

Co-Chairs: S. Gottesfeld and L. Tender

10:0031 Fuel Cells, An Electrochemical Solution to Global Climate Change in the 21st Century - D.P. Wilkinson (Ballard Power Systems) PDF
11:00 Fifteen-Minute Intermission

Fuel Cells

Co-Chairs: L. Tender and S. Gottesfeld

11:1532 The Potential Impacts of Fuel Cells on Global Climate Change - S. Gottesfeld (Los Alamos National Laboratory) PDF

Fuel Cells (con't)

Co-Chairs: S. Gottesfeld and L. Tender

2:0033 Low Emission Fuel Cells for Reducing Global Warming - S.A. Kenner (Concurrent Technologies Corporation) PDF
2:3534 Harvesting Energy from Natural Benthic Voltage Gradients - L. Tender (Naval Research Laboratory), C. Reimers (Oregon State University), S. Fertig (Nova Research, Inc,), and W. Wang (Rutgers University) PDF
3:10 20-Minute Intermission
3:3035 Model Nanostructured Pt Electrodes: How to Improve the Operation of the Fuel Cell Anodes via the Particle Size Control - E. Savinova, P. Simonov, and A. Chuvilin (Boreskov Institute of Catalysis) PDF
4:0536 Spectroscopic and Electrochemical Strategies for Basic Research in Fuel Cell Catalysis - A. Wieckowski, H. Kim, P. Waszczuk, C. Rice, Y. Tong, and E. Oldfield (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) PDF
4:4037 New Electrodes for Improved Oxidation of Hydrocarbons in High Temperature Fuel Cells - J.T.S. Irvine (University of St. Andrews) PDF

Tuesday, October 24, 2000

Climatic Change Related Factors, General

Co-Chairs: E. Minor and D.R. Baer

8:4538 Through a Glass Dimly - A Look at Environmentally Related Changes in the National Research Agenda - D. Baer (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory) PDF
9:30 20-Minute Intermission
9:5039 An Objective Approach to Identifying Factors Leading to Climatic Change - E. Minor (Concurrent Technologies Corporation) PDF
10:2540 A Voltammetric Study of the Anode Effect in NaF-AlF3-CaF2-Al2O3 Mixtures - R. Haverkamp (Massey University), S. Rolseth (SINTEF Materials Technology), J. Thonstad (NTNU), and H. Gudbrandsen (SINTEF Materials Technology) PDF
11:0041 Investigation for Inductive Coupled Plasma Abatement Unit for C2F6 PE-CVD Cleaning Gas added with Oxygen - T. Sunada, E. Wani, S. Suzuki, K. Shibata, Y. Mitsui, Y. Kosano, T. Takaichi, T. Beppu (RITE), and A. Sekiya (NIMC) PDF
11:3542 Investigation of Chamber Cleaning using PFCs Remote Plasma - E. Wani, T. Sunada, S. Suzuki, Y. Kosano, Y. Mitsui, T. Takaichi, T. Beppu (RITE), and A. Sekiya (NIMC) PDF

Photocatalysis, Corrosion, and Sensors

Co-Chairs: J. Halley and K. Rajeshwar

2:1543 Heterogeneous Photocatalysis and Global Climate Change - K. Rajeshwar (The University of Texas at Arlington) PDF
3:00 20-Minute Intermission
3:2044 Modeling Challenges in Corrosion Problems In Solar Voltaic Devices - J. Halley (University of Minnesota) PDF
3:5545 Electrochemical Sensor for Dopamine Based on Prussian Blue Modified Electrode - N. Totir ("I. G. Murgulescu" Institute of Physical Chemistry), S. Lupu, and E.M. Ungureanu (University "Politehnica" of Bucharest) PDF
4:3046 Possible Effects of Climate Change on Atmospheric Corrosion of Steel and Zinc in Infrastructure - I. Cole, A. Neufeld, S. Furman, G. Trinidad, and D. Abbs (CSIRO Australia) PDF
5:0547 Electrochemical and Chemical Oxidation of Derivatives of Azulene - N. Totir (Institute of Physical Chemistry of Romanian Academy), S. Razus (Institute of Organic Chemistry of Romanian Academy), C. Lete (Institute of Physical Chemistry of Romanian Academy), C. Nitu (Institute of Organic Chemistry of Romanian Academy), and S. Lupu (Politehnica’ University of Bucharest) PDF

Wednesday, October 25, 2000

Carbon Management

Co-Chairs: A. Wieckowski and E.W. Brooman

10:0048 Carbon Management Strategies for the Electric Power Industry - J. Stringer (EPRI) PDF
10:4549 A Biomimetic Route to Environmentally Friendly CO2 Sequestration - G.M. Bond, M.-G. Medina, F.A. Simsek, and J. Stringer (New Mexico Tech) PDF
11:1550 Direct Carbon Conversion: Application to the Efficient Conversion of Fossil Fuels to Electricity - J.F. Cooper, N. Cherepy, G. Berry, and A. Pasternak (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) PDF
11:4551 PE-CVD Chamber Cleaning Process Performance Observation using Fluorocarbon Plasma Optical Emission - S. Suzuki, E. Wani, T. Sunada, K. Shibata, T. Morimura, Y. Mitsui, Y. Kosano, T. Takaichi, T. Beppu (Research Institute of Innovative Technology for the Earth), and A. Sekiya (AIST, MITI) PDF