Energy Carriers and Conversion Systems

Edited by : Tokio Ohta,

Yokohama National University and Chairman of Frontier Information and Learning Organazation(FILO), Japan

T. Nejat Veziroglu,

College of Engineering, University of Miami, USA

1. Preliminaries of Hydrogen Energy Systems

Tokio Ohta, Yokohama National University and Chairman of Frontier Information and Learning Organazation(FILO), Japan

Physical and Chemical Properties of Hydrogen

Isao Abe, Syowa Denko, Co., Japan

Statistics on Hydrogen Production and Consumption

Isao Abe, Syowa Denko, Co., Japan

International Programs

T. Nejat Veziroglu, College of Engineering, University of Miami, USA

Tokio Ohta, Yokohama National University and Chairman of Frontier Information and Learning Organazation(FILO), Japan

2. Hydrogen Production from Fossil Fuels

Meyer Steinberg, Department of Applied Science, Brookhaven National laboratory, USA

3. Hydrogen Production from Water

Isao Abe, Syowa Denko, Co., Japan

Thermodynamics of Water-Splitting

Yasushi Tsutsumi, University of Tokyo, Japan

Alkaline Water-Electrolysis

Isao Abe, Syowa Denko, Co., Japan

SPE Water-Electrolysis and Steam-Electrolysiss

Isao Abe, Syowa Denko, Co., Japan

PV-Water Electrolysis System

Isao Abe, Syowa Denko, Co., Japan

4. Innovative Hydrogen Production from Water

Tokio Ohta, Yokohama National University and Chairman of Frontier Information and Learning Organazation(FILO), Japan

Thermochemical Cycles

Atsusi Tsutsumi, Department of Chemical Engineering Systems, University of Tokyo, Japan

Thermolysis

Atsusi Tsutsumi, Department of Chemical Engineering Systems, University of Tokyo, Japan

Photochemical and Photoelectrochemical Water-Splitting

Akira Fujishima, Department of Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Donald A. Tryk, Department of Applied Chemistry, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Hydrogen from Biomass (1)

Jun Miyake, National Institute for Advanced Interdisciplinary Research, AIST/MITI, Japan

Hydrogen from Biomass

Yukihiko Matsumura, Environmental Science Center, University of Tokyo, Japan

5. Hydrogen Separation and Handling

Itsuki Uehara, Human Resource Department, National Institute of Advanced Industrial and Technology (AIST), Japan

Separation and Purification of Hydrogen

Itsuki Uehara, Human Resource Department, National Institute of Advanced Industrial and Technology (AIST), Japan

Hydrogen and Natural Gas Mixure

Itsuki Uehara, Human Resource Department, National Institute of Advanced Industrial and Technology (AIST), Japan

Handling and Safety of Hydrogen

Itsuki Uehara, Human Resource Department, National Institute of Advanced Industrial and Technology (AIST), Japan

6. Hydrogen as a Transport Fuel: Past and Present Usage

William D. Van Vorst, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles(UCLA), USA

Frano Barbir, Proton Energy Systems, USA

Vehicles with Hydrogen-Air Fuel Cells

Frano Barbir, Proton Energy Systems, USA

Some Information on the Hydrogen Combustion Process and Rocket Propulsion Systems

Tokio Ohta, Yokohama National University and Chairman of Frontier Information and Learning Organazation(FILO), Japan

Ikuo Komatsu, Iwatani International Corporation, Japan

7. Hydrogen Storage

Kunihiro Takahashi, Nippon Hodo Co., Ltd., Japan

Pressurized Hydrogen Storage

Jo Suzuki, Development Department, Zuzuki Shokan Co., Ltd., Japan

Kunihiro Takahashi, Nippon Hodo Co., Ltd., Japan

Hydrogen Storage By Chemical Hydrides

Kunihiro Takahashi, Nippon Hodo Co., Ltd., Japan

Hydrogen Storage By Glass Microspheres and Others

Kunihiro Takahashi, Nippon Hodo Co., Ltd., Japan

Hydrogen Liquefaction

Takuji Hanada, Air Liquide Japan Co., Ltd., Japan

Kunihiro Takahashi, Nippon Hodo Co., Ltd., Japan

Liquid-Hydrogen Storage

Takuji Hanada, Air Liquide Japan Co., Ltd., Japan

Kunihiro Takahashi, Nippon Hodo Co., Ltd., Japan

8. Hydrogen Transportation

Kunihiro Takahashi, Nippon Hodo Co., Ltd., Japan

Transportation of Hydrogen by Pipeline

Kunihiro Takahashi, Nippon Hodo Co., Ltd., Japan

Batch-Systems of Hydrogen Transportation

Kunihiro Takahashi, Nippon Hodo Co., Ltd., Japan

Ocean Transportation of Hydrogen

H. Sano, Laboratory office of Global Energy System, Japan

Ammonia Energy System

H. Sano, Laboratory office of Global Energy System, Japan

Alcohol Energy Systems

T. Honjou, Osaka National Research Institute (ONRI), Japan

H. Sano, Laboratory office of Global Energy System, Japan

9. Metal Hydrides

Toshiki Kabutomori, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Keizou Ohnishi, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Physics of Metal Hydrides

Etsuo Akiba, National Institute of Materials and Chemical Research, Japan

Kinds and Characteristics of Hydrogen Storage Alloy

Toshiki Kabutomori, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Keizou Ohnishi, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Metal Hydride Air-Conditioning

Harunobu Takeda, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Toshiki Kabutomori, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Keizou Ohnishi, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Metal Hydride Batteries

Tetsuo Sakai, Osaka National Research Institute (ONRI), Japan

Other Applications (Actuator, Hydrogen Purification and Isotope Separation)

Hideaki Itoh, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Toshiki Kabutomori, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Harunobu Takeda, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

Keizou Ohnishi, The Japan Steel Works Ltd., Japan

10. Fuel Cell Systems

Akifusa Hagiwara, Tokyo Electric Power Co. Ltd., Energy and Environment R & D Center, Japan

Electrochemistry of Fuel Cell

Kouichi Takizawa, Energy and Environment R&D Center, Tokyo Electric Power Company, Japan

Reforming Systems for Fuel Cells

Akifusa Hagiwara, Tokyo Electric Power Co. Ltd., Energy and Environment R & D Center, Japan

Alkaline Fuel Cells

Hiroko Sotouchi, Energy and Environment R&D Center, Tokyo Electric Power Company, Japan

Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells

Akira Watanabe, Energy and Environment R&D Center, Tokyo Electric Power Company, Japan

Phosphoric Acid Fuel Cells

Hiroko Sotouchi, Energy and Environment R&D Center, Tokyo Electric Power Company, Japan

Akifusa Hagiwara, Tokyo Electric Power Co. Ltd., Energy and Environment R & D Center, Japan

Molton Carbonate Fuel Cells

Kouichi Takizawa, Energy and Environment R&D Center, Tokyo Electric Power Company, Japan

Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

Atsushi Kimura, Hirono Thermal Power Construction Office, Tokyo Electric Power Company, Japan

Potential Applications of Fuel Cells

Akifusa Hagiwara, Tokyo Electric Power Co. Ltd., Energy and Environment R & D Center, Japan

Hiroko Sotouchi, Energy and Environment R&D Center, Tokyo Electric Power Company, Japan