Carbon Materials for Fuel Cells

  • Mariano M. BrunoEmail author
  • Federico A. Viva


Carbon materials are fundamental for the manufacturing of fuel cells. Several fuel cell components are made entirely of carbon in a graphitic form. In the present chapter, an overview of the different fuel cell carbon components and the materials used in their preparation will be presented. Novel approaches in the synthetic method, in order to impart desired properties, and in the manufacturing of the components will be shown. Also, relevant results on the latest research conducted will be discussed.


Fuel Cell Mesoporous Carbon Direct Methanol Fuel Cell Membrane Electrode Assembly Carbon Paper 
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  1. 1.Grupo Celdas de Combustible, Departamento de Física de la Materia CondensadaCentro Atómico Constituyentes, Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica (CNEA)San Martín, Buenos AiresArgentina

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