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dc.contributor.authorSoler Turu, Lluís
dc.contributor.authorMacanás de Benito, Jorge
dc.contributor.authorMuñoz Tapia, Maria
dc.contributor.authorCasado Giménez, Juan
dc.contributor.otherUniversitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament d'Enginyeria Química
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-03T10:33:50Z
dc.date.created2007-12
dc.date.issued2007-12
dc.identifier.citationSoler, L. [et al.]. Synergistic hydrogen generation from aluminum, aluminum alloys and sodium borohydride in aqueous solutions. "International journal of hydrogen energy", Desembre 2007, vol. 32, núm. 18, p. 4702-4710.
dc.identifier.issn0360-3199
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2117/24538
dc.description.abstractA new method to produce high purity hydrogen using reactions of aluminum and sodium borohydride with aqueous alkaline solutions is described. This process mainly consumes water and aluminum (or its alloys) which are cheaper raw materials than the borohydride. As a consequence, this process could be competitive for in situ production of hydrogen. Moreover, a synergistic effect has been observed in hydrogen production rates and yields combining aluminum or aluminum alloys with sodium borohydride in aqueous solutions. Good results have been obtained for powders of Al, Al/Si and Al/Co alloys. The development of this idea could improve yields and reduce costs in power units based on fuel cells which use borohydride as raw material for hydrogen production.
dc.format.extent9 p.
dc.language.isoeng
dc.subject.lcshHydrogen--Research
dc.subject.lcshAluminum alloys--Hydrogen content
dc.subject.lcshAluminum alloys
dc.subject.lcshAluminum
dc.subject.lcshSodium borohydride
dc.subject.lcshCorrosion and anti-corrosives
dc.subject.otherHydrogen production
dc.subject.otherAluminum
dc.subject.otherAluminum alloys
dc.subject.otherSodium borohydride
dc.subject.otherCaustic corrosion
dc.titleSynergistic hydrogen generation from aluminum, aluminum alloys and sodium borohydride in aqueous solutions
dc.typeArticle
dc.subject.lemacHidrogen -- Producció
dc.subject.lemacAlumini
dc.subject.lemacAlumini -- Aliatges
dc.subject.lemacCorrosió i anticorrosius
dc.contributor.groupUniversitat Politècnica de Catalunya. POLQUITEX - Materials Polimérics i Química Téxtil
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.ijhydene.2007.06.019
dc.rights.accessRestricted access - publisher's policy
local.identifier.drac14908239
dc.description.versionPostprint (published version)
dc.date.lift10000-01-01
local.citation.authorSoler, L.; Macanas, J.; Muñoz, M.; Casado, J.
local.citation.publicationNameInternational journal of hydrogen energy
local.citation.volume32
local.citation.number18
local.citation.startingPage4702
local.citation.endingPage4710


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