CCS and Power Systems
Advanced Energy Systems - Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Cathode Enhancement Through a Vacuum-assisted Infiltration
Performer: Materials & Systems Research Inc.
Project No: SC0006374
Diagram of the single-step VPIT technique, involving the precipitation of a nitrate solution into the porous cathode backbones (with engineered electrode morphology), followed by gelation at a proper rate, and decomposition.
Long-term degradation test of a button cell infiltrated with an engineered SSC (strontium-doped samarium cobaltite) catalyst via the single-step VPIT process.