203rd Meeting - Paris, France

April 27-May 2, 2003


B1 - Aqueous Batteries


Monday, April 28, 2003

Room 352A, Level 3, Le Palais des Congres

Different Aqueous Systems

Co-Chairs: Y. Ein-Eli and C. Delmas

10:2064 Lithium/Seawater Battery with High Anodic Efficiency - Y. Zhang, M. Urquidi-Macdonald, and D.D. Macdonald (Penn State University)
10:4065 Electrochemical Capacitor of Magnetite in Aqueous Electrolytes - N.-L. Wu (National Taiwan University)
11:0066 Investigation of the Speciation in Aqueous Polysulfide Solutions - S. Khan, R. Hughes, P. Reynolds (University of Bristol), and N. Ward (Regenesys Technologies Ltd)
11:2067 The Reversibility of Super-Iron Cathode Materials using In situ Mossbauer and Synchrotron X-ray Spectroscopy - W. Wen, S. Ghosh, R. Urian, C. Heath, W. Reiff, and S. Mukerjee (Northeastern University)
11:4068 Electrochemical and Surface Studies of Zinc in Alkaline Solutions Containing Organic Corrosion Inhibitors - Y. Ein-Eli, M. Auinat, and D. Starosvetsky (Technion University)

Ni-MH Systems

Co-Chairs: S. Mukerjee and Y. Sato

13:4069 Ozonation: A New Route to Prepare Nickel and Cobalt Oxyhydroxides. Syntheses Optimization and Reaction Mechanism Study - F. Bardé (UPJV), M.R. Palacin (CSIC), B. Beaudoin, A. Delahaye, and J.M. Tarascon (UPJV)
14:0070 Charging Processes of Microscopic Ni/Zn Batteries - R. LaFollette (Bipolar Technologies) and P. Singh (Villanova University)
14:2071 Origin of the Second Low Voltage Plateau Appeared Durig Dicharge of Nickel Oxhydroxide - M. Morishita, K. Kobayakawa, and Y. Sato (Kanagawa University)
14:4072 Electrochemical and Mossbauer Studies of New Iron-substituted Gamma-MnO_2 Phases - R. Patrice (Universite de Picardie Jules Verne), L. Aldon, J.C. Jumas (Universite Montpellier II), E. Wang (Gillette Advanced Technology Centere), and J.M. Tarascon (Universite de Picardie Jules Verne)
15:0073 Development of a Long-Life Nickel Metal-Hydride Battery for Hybrid Electric Vehicles - Y. Magari, K. Shinyama, H. Nakamura, T. Nohma, K. Ishiwa, S. Nakahori, and R. Kawase (Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd.)
15:2074 Electrochemical and X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Studies of Cobalt Coatings on a Hydrogen Storage Alloy - R.C. Ambrosio and E.A. Ticianelli (Instituto de Quimica de Sao Carlos)
15:4075 Effect of Substituted Zinc on The Electrochemical Behaviour of Nickel Hydroxide - L. Guerlou-Demourgues (Universite Bordeaux I), C. Tessier (SAFT- Direction de la Recherche), A. Demourgues (Universite Bordeaux I), G. Nabias (Ecole Nationale Superieure de Chimie Montpellier), P. Bernard (SAFT- Direction de la Recherche), and C. Delmas (Universite Bordeaux I)
16:0076 In situ Neutron Diffraction Study of the Nickel Oxyhydroxide Electrode - M.R. Palacin (Institut de Ciencia de Materials de Barcelona), F. Barde (UPJV), Y. Chabre (UJF), and O. Isnard (CNRS)
16:2077 Synthesis and Structural Characterization of a New Spinel Type Cobalt Oxide, a Potential Conductive Additive for Positive Electrode of Nickel Metal Hydride Batteries - F. Tronel, L. Guerlou-Demourgues (Universite Bordeaux I), L. Goubault, P. Bernard (SAFT-Direction de la Recherche), and C. Delmas (Universite Bordeaux I)
16:4078 Modeling of Rechargeable NiMH Batteries - A. Ledovskikh (Eindhoven University of Technology), E. Verbitskiy, and P. Notten (Philips Research)
17:0079 Electrochemical Activity of Solvothermally Treated Electrochemical MnO_2 - H. Krysova, D. Fattakhova, and P. Krtil (Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic)
17:2080 Development and Demonstration of Direct Methanol Fuel Cells for Consumer Electronics Applications - S. Gottesfeld (MTI Microfuel Cells)
17:4081 Energy Efficient, Cost Saving, Environmentally Friendly, Ditributed Energy Storage Battery System - J. Brown, M. Klein, and M. Eskra (Electro Energy Inc.)

Tuesday, April 29, 2003

Hall Maillot, Level 2, Le Palais des Congres

Technical Exhibit and Tuesday Evening Poster Session

Co-Chair: Y. Ein-Eli

o82 Characterization of Mg0.9Ti0.06V0.04Nix (x=1.0-1.3) Negative Electrodes for Use in Nickel-Metal Hydride Batteries - H. Inoue, H. Iden, R. Shin-ya, S. Nohara, and C. Iwakura (Osaka Prefecture University)
o83 Quantification of Yttrium Effect on the Corrosion of AB_5 Type Alloys for Nickel-Metal Hydride Batteries - L. Le Guenne, O. Arnaud, C. Audry, and P. Bernard (SAFT)
o84 Charge-Discharge Characteristics of Nickel/Metal Hydride Battery with Polymer Hydrogel Electrolyte - C. Iwakura, K. Ikoma, S. Nohara, N. Furukawa, and H. Inoue (Osaka Prefecture University)
o85 Preparation and Electrochemical Characterization of Polymer Hydrogel Electrolytes for Nickel-Metal Hydride Batteries - N. Furukawa, M. Horiuchi, S. Nohara, H. Inoue, and C. Iwakura (Osaka Prefecture University)
o86 Electric Vehicles Projects of China in the 21st Century - Z. Zhang (Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences) and S. Cai (Peking University)