208th ECS Meeting - Los Angeles, California

October 16 - October 21, 2005



M2 - Energy for Cleaner Transportation

Energy Technology/Battery


Monday, October 17, 2005

San Gabriel C, Lobby Level

Co-Chairs: K. Zaghib & J. Prakash
TimeAbs#Title and Authors
10:00 847 In Situ Sem Analysis of Lithium Metal Polymer Battery P. Hovington and K. Zaghib (Hydro-Quebec)
10:20 848 LiFePO4- Li-ion Polymer Technology For Cleaner Transportation K. Zaghib (Hydro-Quebec)
10:40 849 Electronic and Magnetic Properties of Carbon-Coated Lithium Iron Phosphates C. M. Julien (University P et M Curie), K. Zaghib (IREQ), A. Ait Salah (INSP), A. Mauger and F. Gendron (UPMC)
11:00 850 Synthesis of Birnessite-type Layered Manganese Oxide and their Composites for Supercapacitors F. Favier, Y. Zhou, C. Fournier, G. Dorval-Douville, S. Shanley, D. Jones, B. Mula (LAMMI UMR 5072 CNRS UM2), J. Roziere (CNRS), T. Brousse (LGMPA, Ecole Polytech Nantes) and D. Belanger (UQAM)
11:20 851 The Influence of Binders on the Performances of Ni (OH) 2 Positive Electrode in Super-Capacitor W. Yu, X. Yang and P. Wang (Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics,China)
11:40 852 Development of High-capacity Metal Hydride Electrodes using Various Rare Earth-Mg-Ni Based Super-lattice Alloys M. Kanemoto, T. Kakeya, M. Kuzuhara, M. Watada (GS Yuasa Corporation), T. Ozaki and T. Sakai (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
Co-Chairs: Y. K. Sun & K. Kanamura
TimeAbs#Title and Authors
14:00 853 Carbon Monoxide Removal from Reformate on Nickel Catalyst for PEM Fuel Cell A. Nafees (King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals), S. U. Rahman (King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals) and S. Zaidi (Chemical Engineering Department, KFUPM)
14:20 854 Kinetic and Mechanistic Investigations of Methanol Oxidation on a Smooth Polycrystalline Pt Surface Using Rotating Disc Electrode Technique G. Hou and J. Prakash (Illinois Institute of Technology)
14:40 855 Electrochemical Analysis of Hydrogen Membrane Fuel Cell N. Ito, M. Iijima, K. Kimura and S. Iguchi (Toyota Motor Corporation)
15:00 856 The Effect On In-Cell Measurements From Water and Methanol Transport in Direct Methanol Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells M. Lefebvre (PolyFuel, Inc.)
15:20 857 Carbon Nanotube Based Electrodes for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells M. M. Waje (University of California Riverside), X. Wang (Nanyang Technological University), W. Li and Y. Yan (University of California Riverside)
15:40 858 Hydrogen Absorption into Alpha Titanium Alloys L. Yan, J. Noel and D. Shoesmith (University of Western Ontario)
16:00 859 The Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Pd-coated MgySc(1-y) Thin Film Electrodes P. H. Notten (Philips Research), R. Niessen and P. Vermeulen (Eindhoven University of Technology)
16:20 860 Modeling of Hydrogen Absorption/Desorption Isotherms of Hydride-Forming Materials P. H. Notten (Philips Research), A. Ledovskikh (Eindhoven University of Technology), D. Danilov and W. Rey (Eurandom)
16:40 861 Structure and Phase Stability in Rare Earth-Mg-Ni-based Hydrogen Storage Alloys T. Ozaki, Y. Kitano, S. Tanase, T. Sakai (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), M. Kanemoto, T. Kakeya, M. Kuzuhara and M. Watada (GS Yuasa Corporation)

Tuesday, October 18, 2005

San Gabriel C, Lobby Level

Co-Chairs: K. Kanamura & V. Ramani
TimeAbs#Title and Authors
08:00 862 First Principles Calculations of Electrochemically Controlled Hydrogen Mobility and Uptake at the Ni(111)/H2O Interface C. D. Taylor, M. Neurock and R. Kelly (University of Virginia)
08:20 863 Amorphous MnO2-Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Composites for Supercapacitor Applications S. Venkatachalam and B. Wei (Louisiana State University)
08:40 864 Hydrogen Production from Mill-Scale via Metal-Steam Reforming S. Kesavan and A. Azad (University of Toledo)
09:00 865 Investigation of Corannulene for Molecular Hydrogen Storage via Computational Chemistry and Experimentation L. G. Scanlon (Air Force Research Laboratory), P. Balbuena, Y. Zhang (Texas A&M University), G. Sandi (Argonne National Laboratory), C. Back (Illinois Institute of Technology), W. Feld (Wright State University), J. Mack (University of Cincinnati) and M. Rottmayer (Air Force Research Laboratory)
09:20 866 Hybrid Supercapacitors with Ionic Liquid Electrolytes F. Soavi (University of Bologna), A. Balducci (UCI Scienze Chimiche, Radiochimiche e Metallurgiche,University of Bologna/CIRIMAT, UMR CNRS 5085), M. Mastragostino (University of Bologna), S. Passerini (ENEA) and P. Simon (CIRIMAT, UMR CNRS 5085)
09:40 Intermission (20 Minutes)
10:00 867 Injection of Hydrogen and Vacancy-Type Defects During Dissolution of Aluminum K. R. Hebert, S. Adhikari (Iowa State University), Y. Jean (University of Missouri-Kansas City) and J. Lee (University of Illinois)
10:20 868 Electrochemical Capacitance Properties of Polymer Derived Carbon Electrode Material R. Nagireddy and R. Reddy (The University of Alabama)
10:40 869 Ionic Liquid Based Electrolytes for High Energy Electrochemical Storage Devices S. Passerini, F. Alessandrini, G. B. Appetecchi and M. Conte (ENEA)