Improved Electrolyte for Fuel Cells
Arizona Technology Enterprises (ASU), AZ, United States
Researchers at ASU have developed a novel electrolyte that works in hydrogen-oxygen fuel cells and increases the operating temperature to over 285 degrees Celsius with improved conductivity over standard phosphoric acid electrolytes.
Primary Application Area: Energy & Efficiency
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 2
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: Technology can replace existing electrolyte materials and can also be the basis for an improved fuel cell operating at higher temperatures and improved efficiency.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
Showcase Booth #: 628
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: Research is supported by DOD Army Research Grant
Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant, University
Looking for: Development / License Partners