Equipment Available in the FCHRL PDF Print
Written by Dan Lewis   
Thursday, 26 November 2009 21:27
  • Two Precision Flow Technologies SOFC test stations capable of supplying predefined gas mixtures (CO, CO2 , H2 , N2 and O2 )
  • Two Precision Flow Technologies PEM test stations with in-built load for 50 cm squared single cells
  • Varian 4 channel Gas Chromatograph configured for fuel cell analysis
  • 150W programmable load that can operate in constant current, power, resistance, or voltage mode
  • Four channel 1500W power supply for electrolysis and supplemental power requirements during fuel-cell testing
  • LabView based control and data acquisition system
  • Pinechem Potentiostat Model AFCBP1 with built in electrode unit and sweep generator forcyclic voltammetry studies
  • Potentiostat from Princeton Applied Research: Model 283 with lock-in amplifier for AC impedance analyses
  • Princeton Applied Research potentiostat model 2273 with a 20A current booster. Includes software and hardware for CV, AC impedance and corrosion studies
  • Sintering oven with inert gas purge capabilities: Barnstead Model 6000
  • Drying oven for preparation of inks and films
  • Carver hot press with temperature controlled double platens
  • Electrode fabrication drawing tables

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Overview of the FCHRL in MRC 137

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One of two PFT SOFC test stands.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 December 2009 21:08