Cryogenic H2 and National Energy Needs

Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 19)

Abstract

Hydrogen, as a nonfossil synthetic fuel, is a prime candidate to satisfy many of our long-term fuel requirements. Specifically, cryogenic hydrogen offers significant advantages for many applications. The objective of this presentation is to synthesize the voluminous and sometimes speculative literature, emphasize cryogenic hydrogen applications, and appraise the prospects for cryogenic hydrogen in the rapidly expanding fuel market.

Keywords

Liquid Hydrogen Fission Reactor Solid Hydrogen Synthetic Fuel Fossil Fuel Reserve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Hord
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  1. 1.Cryogenics DivisionNBS Institute for Basic StandardsBoulderUSA

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