Hydrogen as a Future Energy Carrier

by Andreas Zuttel

Hydrogen as a Future Energy Carrier Synopsis

This book fills the gap for concise but comprehensive literature on this interdisciplinary topic, involving chemical, physical, biological and engineering challenges. It provides broad coverage of the most important fields of modern hydrogen technology: hydrogen properties, production, storage, conversion to power, and applications in materials science. In so doing, the book covers all the pertinent materials classes: metal hydrides, inorganic porous solids, organic materials, and nanotubes. The authors present the entire view from fundamental research to viable devices and systems, including the latest scientific results and discoveries, practical approaches to design and engineering, as well as functioning prototypes and advanced systems.

Book Information

ISBN: 9783527308170
Publication date: 20th February 2008
Author: Andreas Zuttel
Publisher: Blackwell Verlag GmbH an imprint of Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 441 pages
Categories: Chemistry, Mechanical engineering & materials,

About Andreas Zuttel

Andreas Zuttel, Swiss physics educator, researcher. Achievements inlcude patents for metalhydride electrodes. Zuttel, Andreas was born on August 22, 1963 in Bern, Switzerland. Chemical Engineering, HTL, Burgdorf, Switzerland, 1985. Diploma in Physics, U Fribourg, Switzerland, 1990. Doctor Natural Sciences, U Fribourg, Switzerland, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy in Solid State Physics, U Fribourg, Switzerland, 1993. Researcher, 1990-1993, University Fribourg, 1995-1997. Postdoctoral American Telephone & Telegraph Company Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey, 1994-1995. Senior researcher, lecturer physics University Fribourg, since 1997.

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