Polarization Curve

Authored by: Dong-Yun Zhang , Xianxia Yuan , Zi-Feng Ma

PEM Fuel Cell Diagnostic Tools

Print publication date:  August  2011
Online publication date:  August  2011

Print ISBN: 9781439839195
eBook ISBN: 9781439839201
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2.1 Introduction

2.2 Fundamentals of Polarization Curves

Nernst Equation

Open-Circuit Voltage

Working Potential

2.3 Measurement of Polarization Curves

2.4 Empirical Modeling of Polarization Curves

2.5 Applications of Polarization Curves in PEM Fuel Cells

Optimizing Cell Structure

Optimizing Operating Conditions

Diagnosing Degradation of PEM Fuel Cells

2.6 Concluding Remarks


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