FUELSunday, August 16, 2009

8:00 AM-12:10 PM Marriott Metro Center -- Junior Blrm 2, Oral
Fuel Cell Chemistry and Operation
Electrolyte Membranes
Organizers:Vijay Ramani
Nancy L. Garland
Paul F. Mutolo
Allison M. Fisher
8:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:05 AMSynthesis and characterization of heteropolyacid immobilized membranes
Sonny Sachdeva, Andrew M. Herring, Rajeswari Janarthanan
8:30 AMHigh proton conducting NafionŽ/sulfonated-silica nanocomposites
Kui Xu, Matthew R. Gadinski, Michael A Hickner, Qing Wang
8:55 AMSurface-fluorinated proton exchange random copolymer membranes for fuel cell applications
Chang Hyun Lee, So Young Lee, Young Moo Lee, Ji Won Rhim, Ozma R. Lane, James E. McGrath
9:20 AMSynthesis and characterization of multiblock hydrophobic partially fluorinated (polyarylene ether sulfone)-hydrophilic (disulfonated polyarylene ether sulfone) copolymers for proton exchange membranes
Yu Chen, Desmond J. VanHouten, Ozma R. Lane, J. E. McGrath
9:45 AMCharacterization of highly fluorinated:disulfonated hydrophobic:hydrophilic segmented copolymers for use as proton exchange membranes
Desmond J. VanHouten, Rachael A. VanHouten, Ozma R. Lane, J. E. McGrath
10:10 AMIntermission
10:30 AMInfluence of ammonia on the conductivity of NafionŽ membranes
Kitiya Hongsirikarn, James G. Goodwin Jr., Scott Greenway
10:55 AMLow cost high temperature fuel cell membranes based on poly(1,3-cyclohexadiene) homopolymers, polymer blends, and block copolymers
Suxiang Deng, Jimmy W. Mays, Mohammad K. Hassan, Kenneth A. Mauritz
11:20 AMSynthesis and characterization of perfluorocyclobutane polymers contanining sulfonimide acid functionality for proton exchange membrane fuel cells
Grace Jones Daba Kalaw, Inga H. Musselman, Duck-Joo Yang, Kenneth J. Balkus Jr., John P. Ferraris
11:45 AMRigid rod polyelectrolytes: High conductivity at low humidity
Morton Litt, JunWon Kang, Kun Si, Ryszard Wycisk

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The 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 16-20, 2009