Development of Protonic Reversible Fuel Cells
Project Description

Reversible fuel cells are novel reversible electrochemical devices that can function efficiently as fuel cells for electricity generation and electrolyzers mode for hydrogen production. In this project, the student will develop button-cell-type fuel cells and test their performance.

Supervisor
CIUCCI Francesco
Quota
2
Course type
UROP1000
UROP1100
UROP2100
UROP3100
UROP4100
Applicant's Roles

- synthesize ceramic materials
- assemble ceramic components to make a reversible fuel cell
- test the reversible fuel cell operation electrically

Applicant's Learning Objectives

- conduct electrochemical tests
- manufacture fuel cells using innovative methods
- analyze experimental data systematically and rigorously

Complexity of the project
Moderate