Electrochemical performance of polymer electrolyte fuel cells using carbon-free SnO 2-supported Pt electrocatalysts

K. Kanda, S. Hayashi, F. Takasaki, Z. Noda, S. Taniguchi, Y. Shiratori, A. Hayashi, K. Sasaki

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Abstract

Carbon black is commonly used as an electrocatalyst support material in polymer electrolyte fuel cells (PEFCs). However, during the fuel cell start-stop cycles, carbon is known to be oxidized electrochemically. In the present study, SnO 2 has been selected as a candidate for the support material, and the relation between SnO 2 preparation conditions and electrochemical properties is analyzed.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPolymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells 11
Pages2325-2331
Number of pages7
Edition1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2011
Event11th Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell Symposium, PEFC 11 - 220th ECS Meeting - Boston, MA, United States
Duration: Oct 9 2011Oct 14 2011

Publication series

NameECS Transactions
Number1
Volume41
ISSN (Print)1938-5862
ISSN (Electronic)1938-6737

Other

Other11th Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell Symposium, PEFC 11 - 220th ECS Meeting
CountryUnited States
CityBoston, MA
Period10/9/1110/14/11

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  • Engineering(all)

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Kanda, K., Hayashi, S., Takasaki, F., Noda, Z., Taniguchi, S., Shiratori, Y., ... Sasaki, K. (2011). Electrochemical performance of polymer electrolyte fuel cells using carbon-free SnO 2-supported Pt electrocatalysts. In Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cells 11 (1 ed., pp. 2325-2331). (ECS Transactions; Vol. 41, No. 1). https://doi.org/10.1149/1.3635766