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2006 High Temperature Membrane Working Group Meeting Archives

From here you can view 2006 meeting presentations from the High Temperature Membrane Working Group. These documents are available as Adobe Acrobat PDFs. Download Adobe Reader.

September 14, 2006, San Francisco, California

  • Agenda (PDF 48 KB)
  • Minutes (PDF 205 KB)
  • Discussion Overview, James Fenton, University of Central Florida (PDF 149 KB)
  • Membrane Performance and Durability Overview for Automotive Fuel Cell Applications, Tom Greszler, GM (PDF 503 KB)
  • Measuring Physical Properties of Polymer Electrolyte Membranes, Cortney Mittelsteadt, Giner Electrochemical Systems (PDF 451 KB)
  • In-Plane Conductivity Testing, Tim Bekkedahl, BekkTech (PDF 479 KB)
  • Through-Thickness Membrane Conductivity Measurement for HTM Program, Kevin Cooper, Scribner Associates (PDF 567 KB)
  • Temperature and RH Targets, Vishal Mittal, Florida Solar Energy Center (PDF 159 KB)
Photo of participants at the High Temperature Membrane Working Group Meeting in San Francisco, Ca., September 14, 2006.

Participants at the High Temperature Membrane Working Group Meeting in San Francisco, Ca., September 14, 2006.


May 19, 2006, Arlington, Virginia

  • Agenda (PDF 18 KB)
  • Minutes (PDF 14 KB)
  • Fluoroalkyl-phosphonic-acid-based Proton Conductors, Steve Creager, Darryl DesMarteau, Clemson University; Greg Voth, Grant Smith, Oleg Borodin, University of Utah (PDF 204 KB)
  • Lead Research and Development Activity for High Temperature, Low Relative Humidity Membrane Program, James Fenton, University of Central Florida (PDF 449 KB)
  • Protic Salt Polymer Membranes—High Temperature Water-Free Proton-Conducting Membranes, Gervasio et al., University of Akron (PDF 390 KB)
  • Novel Approaches to Immobilized Heteropoly Acid (HPA) Systems for High Temperature, Low Relative Humidity Polymer-Type Membranes, Andrew Herring, Colorado School of Mines (PDF 213 KB)
  • Design and Development of High-Performance Polymer Fuel Cell Membranes, Joyce Hung, Joshua Stone, Joseph Suriano, Hongyi Zhou, GE Global Research (PDF 533 KB)
  • New Solid Polymer Electrolytes Based on Phosphotungstic Acid, Clovis Linkous, University of Central Florida (PDF 2.43 MB)
  • High Temperature Membrane with Humidification-Independent Cluster Structure, Ludwig Lipp, Pinakin Patel, Ray Kopp, FuelCell Energy Inc. (PDF 133 KB)
  • Poly(p-phenylene Sulfonic Acids)s with Frozen-in Free Volume for Use in High Temperature Fuel Cells, Morton Litt, Peter Pintauro, Case Western Reserve University (PDF 67 KB)
  • New Proton Conductive Composite Materials with Co-continuous Phases Using Functionalized and Crosslinkable TFE/VDF Fluoropolymers, Serguei Lvov, Mike Chung, Sridhar Komarneni, Pennsylvania State University (PDF 733 KB)
  • Poly(cyclohexadiene)-Based Polymer Electrolyte Membranes for Fuel Cell Applications, Jimmy Mays, Tianzi Huang, Hongliang Zhou, University of Tennessee; Kenneth Mauritz, University of Southern Mississippi (PDF 101 KB)
  • Advanced Materials for Proton Exchange Membranes, James McGrath, Virginia Tech (PDF 405 KB)
  • Dimensionally Stable High Temperature Membranes, Cortney Mittelsteadt, Giner Electrochemical Systems (PDF 844 KB)
  • NanoCapillary Network Proton Conducting Membranes for High Temperature Hydrogen/Air Fuel Cells, Peter Pintauro, Patrick Mather, Case Western Reserve University (PDF 277 KB)
Photo of participants at the High Temperature Working Group Meeting in Arlington, VA, May 19, 2006.

Participants at the High Temperature Membrane Working Group Meeting in Arlington, Va., May 19, 2006.