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Fundamentals

  • Akari HayashiEmail author
  • Kazunari Sasaki
Chapter
Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)

Abstract

This chapter describes fundamental science to understand fuel cells from the viewpoint of electrochemistry and material science. Related experimental techniques and procedures which can be used in laboratories are also explained.

Keywords

Fuel cell Electrochemistry Overpotential Defect chemistry Experimental techniques Microscopic analysis Hydrogen utilization 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.International Research Center for Hydrogen EnergyKyushu UniversityFukuokaJapan

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