AT470965T - Biological fuel cell - Google Patents

Biological fuel cell

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AT470965T
AT470965T AT04737882T AT04737882T AT470965T AT 470965 T AT470965 T AT 470965T AT 04737882 T AT04737882 T AT 04737882T AT 04737882 T AT04737882 T AT 04737882T AT 470965 T AT470965 T AT 470965T
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Prior art keywords
fuel cell
biological fuel
biological
cell
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AT04737882T
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German (de)
Inventor
Dimitre Karamanev
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Univ Western Ontario
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Application filed by Univ Western Ontario filed Critical Univ Western Ontario
Priority to PCT/CA2004/000943 priority patent/WO2005001981A2/en
Publication of AT470965T publication Critical patent/AT470965T/en

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    • HELECTRICITY
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    • H01MPROCESSES OR MEANS, e.g. BATTERIES, FOR THE DIRECT CONVERSION OF CHEMICAL ENERGY INTO ELECTRICAL ENERGY
    • H01M4/00Electrodes
    • H01M4/86Inert electrodes with catalytic activity, e.g. for fuel cells
    • H01M4/8647Inert electrodes with catalytic activity, e.g. for fuel cells consisting of more than one material, e.g. consisting of composites
    • H01M4/8652Inert electrodes with catalytic activity, e.g. for fuel cells consisting of more than one material, e.g. consisting of composites as mixture
    • HELECTRICITY
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    • H01M4/86Inert electrodes with catalytic activity, e.g. for fuel cells
    • H01M4/90Selection of catalytic material
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    • H01M4/86Inert electrodes with catalytic activity, e.g. for fuel cells
    • H01M4/90Selection of catalytic material
    • H01M4/9008Organic or organo-metallic compounds
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    • H01M8/00Fuel cells; Manufacture thereof
    • H01M8/06Combination of fuel cells with means for production of reactants or for treatment of residues
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    • H01M8/08Fuel cells with aqueous electrolytes
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    • H01M8/10Fuel cells with solid electrolytes
    • H01M8/1016Fuel cells with solid electrolytes characterised by the electrolyte material
    • H01M8/1018Polymeric electrolyte materials
    • H01M8/1067Polymeric electrolyte materials characterised by their physical properties, e.g. porosity, ionic conductivity or thickness
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    • H01M8/16Biochemical fuel cells, i.e. cells in which microorganisms function as catalysts
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    • H01M8/00Fuel cells; Manufacture thereof
    • H01M8/18Regenerative fuel cells, e.g. redox flow batteries or secondary fuel cells
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    • H01M8/18Regenerative fuel cells, e.g. redox flow batteries or secondary fuel cells
    • H01M8/184Regeneration by electrochemical means
    • H01M8/188Regeneration by electrochemical means by recharging of redox couples containing fluids; Redox flow type batteries
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    • H01M4/00Electrodes
    • H01M4/86Inert electrodes with catalytic activity, e.g. for fuel cells
    • H01M2004/8678Inert electrodes with catalytic activity, e.g. for fuel cells characterised by the polarity
    • H01M2004/8689Positive electrodes
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    • H01M8/00Fuel cells; Manufacture thereof
    • H01M8/02Details
    • H01M8/0289Means for holding the electrolyte
    • H01M8/0293Matrices for immobilising electrolyte solutions
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    • H01M8/04Auxiliary arrangements, e.g. for control of pressure or for circulation of fluids
    • H01M8/04082Arrangements for control of reactant parameters, e.g. pressure or concentration
    • H01M8/04186Arrangements for control of reactant parameters, e.g. pressure or concentration of liquid-charged or electrolyte-charged reactants
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    • H01MPROCESSES OR MEANS, e.g. BATTERIES, FOR THE DIRECT CONVERSION OF CHEMICAL ENERGY INTO ELECTRICAL ENERGY
    • H01M8/00Fuel cells; Manufacture thereof
    • H01M8/20Indirect fuel cells, e.g. fuel cells with redox couple being irreversible
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US48276503P true 2003-06-27 2003-06-27
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