2001 Conference Proceedings
SECA Core Technology Program Workshop
February 14-15, 2001
Table of Contents
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Papers and Presentations
Dr. Gary McVay, PNNL
- SECA: Scope and Challenges [PDF-1.5MB]
Mr. Wayne Surdoval, NETL
- Workshop Goals and Procedures
Dr. Gary McVay
Technical Discussions/Topical Areas:
Fuel Processing Technologies
Current status/issues/prioritization; gas/liquid handling, poisons, carbon formation, materials degradation, water sufficiency, system efficiency, etc.
Cell/Stack Materials and Manufacturing Processes
Current status/issues/prioritization; electrode chemical and structural stability, interface stability, interface modification, low-temperature, operation, process optimization, current collector materials, seals, insulation, redox anode, iR and polarization minimization.
Stack/System Performance and Modeling
Current Status/issues/prioritization; electrical, thermal, chemical model, normal and transient operation, internal/direct oxidation model, cell/stack/system model.
Current status/issues/ prioritization, technology gaps, large-scale manufacturing issues, meeting cost targets for Phases 1-3.
- Lower Cost Power Electronics System Blocks for DG and Automotive Applications
Mr. Chris Kambouris, Ecostar
Overall Prioritization/Final Adjustments
Gary McVay, Leader; Participants