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Hydrogen Storage

Hydrogen, as an energy carrier, is widely regarded as a potential cost effective, renewable, and clean energy alternative to petroleum in order to mitigate energy shortage and global climate warming issues that the world is currently facing. However, storage of hydrogen is a substantial challenge, especially for applications in vehicles with fuel cells that use proton-exchange membranes (PEMs). Therefore, scientific community has started focusing their research activities on developing advanced hydrogen storage materials through nanotechnology. The book presents a wide variety of nanostructured materials used for application in hydrogen storage, covering chemical and physical storage approaches. The research topics include computational design, synthesis, processing, fabrication, characterization, properties and applications of nanomaterials in hydrogen storage systems.

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Hydrogen StorageEdited by Jianjun Liu

Published: September 5th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/3207

ISBN: 978-953-51-0731-6

Copyright year: 2012

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27863 Total Chapter Downloads

21 Crossref Citations

24 Web of Science Citations

41 Dimensions Citations

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1. Development of Novel Polymer Nanostructures and Nanoscale Complex Hydrides for Reversible Hydrogen Storage

By Sesha S. Srinivasan and Prakash C. Sharma

2160

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2. Improvement on Hydrogen Storage Properties of Complex Metal Hydride

By Jianjun Liu and Wenqing Zhang

2729

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3. Enclosure of Sodium Tetrahydroborate (NaBH4) in Solidified Aluminosilicate Gels and Microporous Crystalline Solids for Fuel Processing

By Josef-Christian Buhl, Lars Schomborg and Claus Henning Rüscher

1950

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4. The Preparation and Hydrogen Storage Performances of Nanocrystalline and Amorphous Mg2Ni-Type Alloys

By Yanghuan Zhang, Hongwei Shang, Chen Zhao and Dongliang Zhao

1619

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5. Hydrogen Storage Properties and Structure of Magnesium-Based Alloys Prepared with Melt-Spinning Technique

By Kazuhide Tanaka

2305

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6. Application of Ionic Liquids in Hydrogen Storage Systems

By Sebastian Sahler and Martin H.G. Prechtl

2304

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7. Postsynthesis Treatment Influence on Hydrogen Sorption Properties of Carbon Nanotubes

By Michail Obolensky, Andrew Basteev, Vladimir Beletsky, Andrew Kravchenko, Yuri Petrusenko, Valeriy Borysenko, Sergey Lavrynenko, Oleg Kravchenko, Irina Suvorova, Vladimir Golovanevskiy and Leonid Bazyma

963

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8. Electrospun Nanofibrous Materials and Their Hydrogen Storage

By Seong Mu Jo

2300

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9. On the Possibility of Layered Crystals Application for Solid State Hydrogen Storages - InSe and GaSe Crystals

By Yuriy Zhirko, Volodymyr Trachevsky and Zakhar Kovalyuk

1265

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10. Hydrogen Storage for Energy Application

By Rahul Krishna, Elby Titus, Maryam Salimian, Olena Okhay, Sivakumar Rajendran, Ananth Rajkumar, J. M. G. Sousa, A. L. C. Ferreira, João Campos Gil and Jose Gracio

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