Electrocatalysis for Energy Conversion (II)

Monday, June 6, 2011: 1:30 PM-5:20 PM
Cartier Ballroom (Detroit Marriott Hotel at the Renaissance Center )
Levi T. Thompson
Michael Janik and Matthew Neurock
1:30 PM
Theoretical Insights Into the Mechanisms and Kinetics in the Electrocatalytic Reduction of Oxygen
Matthew Neurock, University of Virginia; Donghai Mei, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Brian Prascher, University of Virginia
1:50 PM
Oxygen Reduction on Metals in Acidic and Basic Media: Insights Toward Design of Platinum-Free Electrocatalysts
Adam Holewinski, University of Michigan; Suljo Linic, University of Michigan
2:10 PM
Activity, Durability, and Structure of a Chemically-Dealloyed Platinum-Cobalt Catalyst for PEM Fuel Cells
Zhiqiang Yu, General Motors; Junliang Zhang, General Motors; Zhongyi Liu, General Motors; Frederick T. Wagner, General Motors; Ratndeep Srivastava, Technical University of Berlin; Xiaobing Zhu, Technische Universität Berlin; Peter Strasser, Technical University Berlin
2:30 PM
Au-Promoted PtML/Pd3Co/C Electrocatalyst for Oxygen Reduction Reaction
Yun Cai, Brookhaven National Laboratory; Kotaro Sasaki, Brookhaven National Laboratory; Weiping Zhou, Brookhaven National Laboratory; Radoslav R. Adzic, Brookhaven National Laboratory
2:50 PM
Pt-ITO-Graphene Electrocatalysts: Stabilization of Pt Nanoparticles at Triple Junction Points
Yuyan Shao, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Rong Kou, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Donghai Mei, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Vilayanur Viswanathan, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Ilhan Aksay, Princeton University; Jun Liu, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory; Yong Wang, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
3:10 PM
3:40 PM
Mechanism of hydrogen formation
Egill Skulason, Science Institute of the University of Iceland; Vladimir Tripkovic, DTU; Marten Bjorketun, DTU; Sigridur Gudmundsdottir, Science Institute of the University of Iceland; Gustav Karlberg, DTU; Jan Rossmeisl, Technical University of Denmark; Thomas Bligaard, Technical University of Denmark; Hannes Jónsson, Science Institute of the University of Iceland; Jens K. Norskov, Stanford University
4:00 PM
Electrooxidation of ethanol on Rh-based catalysts: Theoretical and experimental studies
YongMan Choi, Brookhaven National Laboratory; Meng Li, Brookhaven National Laboratory; Radoslav R. Adzic, Brookhaven National Laboratory; Ping Liu, Brookhaven National Laboratory
4:20 PM
Alternative Electrocatalysts for Direct Alcohol Fuel Cells
Thomas G. Kelly, University of Delaware; Jingguang G. Chen, University of Delaware
4:40 PM
Role of Fe and Au in a ternary alloy, Au-Pd3Fe(111), as an electrocatalyst for the oxygen reduction reaction
Xiaofang Yang, Lehigh University; Jun Hu, University of California; Ruqian Wu, University of California; Bruce E. Koel, Lehigh University
5:00 PM
PdNi Bimetallic Catalysts for Facile Ethanol Oxidation Reaction in Alkaline Electrolyte
Le Xin, Michigan Technological University; Zhiyong Zhang, Michigan Technological University; Wenzhen Li, Michigan Technological University