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Advanced Materials for Energy Conversion III: A Symposium in Honor of Drs. Gary Sandrock, Louis Schlapbach, and Seijirau Suda for Lifetime Achievement

Advanced Materials for Energy Conversion III: A Symposium in Honor of Drs. Gary Sandrock, Louis Schlapbach, and Seijirau Suda for Lifetime Achievement

Dhanesh Chandra (Editor), John Petrovic (Editor), Renato G. Bautista (Editor), M. Ashraf Imam (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-873-39610-3

Nov 2006

398 pages

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A collection of proceedings from the symposium in Honor of Drs. Gary Sandrock, Louis Schlapbach, and Sejiirau Suda.

From the 2006 TMS Annual Meeting, held March 12-16, 2006, in San Antonio, Texas.


Plenary Session.

Overview of the Advanced Materials for Energy Conversion – III, Symposium in Honor of Drs. Gary Sandrock, Louis Schlapbach, and Seijirau Suda.

For Lifetime Achievements in Metal Hydride Research and Development (D. Chandra, J. Petrovic, R. Bautista, and A. Imam).

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Hydrogen Storage Program: The Grand Challenge of Vehicular Hydrogen Storage (C. Read, J. Petrovic, G. Ordaz, and S. Satyapal).

Gary Sandrock and Metal Hydrides (J.J. Reilly).

Sodium Borohydride as the Hydrogen and Protide Source (Abstract Only) (S. Suda, Z.-P. Li, Y.-M. Sun, B.-H. Liu, N. Morigasaki, and S. Hara).

Important Events in the Recent Past and Near Future of Hydrogen Storage (S.W. Jorgensen).

Materials R&D for Industrial Energy Efficiency (Abstract Only) (S.A. Dillich).

Activated MgH2 Powders: Principles of d-Metal Activation Process, Mass Production at Factory Scale, Design and Numerical Simulation of a Tutorial Tank (Abstract Only) (D. Fruchart, J. Charbonnier, P. de Rango, M. Jehan, P. Marty, S. Miraglia, S. Rivoirard, and N. Skryabina).

Novel and Safe Sodium Borohydride Based Fuel (Abstract Only) (M. Givon, and J. Goldstein).

FreedomCar & Fuel Partnership – Metal Hydrides I.

Overview of DOE Metal Hydride Center of Excellence (J. Wang, J. Keller, and K. Gross).

A Thermodynamic Database for Metal-Hydrogen Systems (Abstract Only) (U.R. Kattner).

Novel Complex Hydrides for Hydrogen Storage (Abstract Only) (R. Zidan).

An Overview of Analytical Techniques Being Used to Characterize Today’s Most Advanced Hydrogen Storage Materials (Abstract Only) (K.J. Gross).

Neutron and Synchrotron Studies on Li-Based Nitride and Hydride (Abstract Only) (W.-M. Chien, D. Chandra, A. Huq, J.W. Richardson, Jr., E. Maxey, M. Kunz, and S. Fakra).

Theoretical Contributions Towards the Development of Storage Media and Related Materials for Hydrogen Processing (Abstract Only) (S.M. Opalka, D. Anton, and T. Vanderspurt).

Aluminum Hydride, AlH3, as a Hydrogen Storage Compound (J. Graetz, J. Reilly, G. Sandrock, J. Johnson, W.M. Zhou, and J. Wegrzyn).

Risk Assessment of High Capacity Solid State Hydrides (Abstract Only) (D.L. Anton, F.E. Lynch, and J. Senecal).

First Principles Calculations of Destabilized Alloys for Hydrogen Storage Applications (Abstract Only) (S.V. Alapati, B. Dai, K.J. Johnson, and D.S. Sholl).

Complex Hydrides I.

Monitoring of Defect Complexes Arising in the Dehydrogenation of Sodium Aluminum Hydride by Anelastic Spectroscopy (Abstract Only) (C. Jensen, R. Cantelli, O. Palumbo, A. Paolone, and S. Srinivasan).

Mechanochemical Synthesis and First-Principles Simulations of Mg-Based Hydrogen Storage Materials (Abstract Only) (Z.X. Guo, C.X. Shang, and Y. Song).

Preparation of LiH0.5D0.5 Using Isotopic Exchange of Lithium Hydride (Abstract Only) (J. Wermer, S.N. Paglieri, B.P. Nolen, J.T. Gill, and J. Poths).

Reversible Hydrogen Storage in Mixtures of Mg(NH2)2 and LiH Studied by X-Ray and Neutron Diffraction (Abstract Only) (Y. Gao, J. Rijssenbeek, and J.-C. Zhao).

High Pressure Raman Spectroscopy Studies on LiAlH4 (Abstract Only) (R. Chellappa, D. Chandra, Y. Song, S. Gramsch, and R. Hemley).

Lithium-Carbon-Hydrogen Systems as a Novel Family of Hydrogen Storage Media (T. Ichikawa, H. Miyaoka, Z. Yong, S. Isobe, and H. Fujii).

Materials for Hydrogen Storage: From Nanostructures to Complex Hydrides (Abstract Only) (P. Jena).

Light Metal Hydrides Studied by High Pressure Techniques (Abstract Only) (S. Doppiu, A. Comin, S. Sartori, G. Principi, and O. Gutfleisch).

Recent Developments of Dopants for Hydrogen Exchange in Alanates (Abstract Only) (M.P. Fichtner).

Amorphization of Laves Phase Hydride (Abstract Only) (D. Chandra, and R. Schwarz).

Aluminum Trihydride Studied by Powder Synchrotron X-Ray Diffraction: Crystal Structure and Thermal Decomposition (J.P. Maehlen, and V.A. Yartys).

H Dynamics in Alanates and Carbon Nanotubes by Anelastic Spectroscopy (Abstract Only) (A. Paolone, O. Palumbo, R. Cantelli, C.M. Jensen, M. Sulic, R. Ayabe, S. Roth, and U. Dettlaff).

Metal Hydrides II.

Defects Formation in LaNi5 and Its Related Alloys with Hydrogenation and Dehydrogenation (Abstract Only) (E. Akiba, K. Sakaki, and Y. Nakamura).

Kinetics of Hydrogen Absorption and Desorption in Magnesium: Role of the Structure and of Catalysts (N. Bazzanella, R. Checchetto, A. Miotello, F. D’Acapito, C. Maurizio, G. Barucca, G. Majni, and P. Mengucci).

Storing Hydrogen with Perhydrides (J.-Y. Hwang, S. Shi, B. Li, and X. Sun).

Suppression of the Martensitic Transformation in Ti-Ni-Cu Alloys with Shape Memory Properties: Specific Impact of Hydrogenation (Abstract Only) (N. Skryabina, D. Fruchart, A. Shelyakov, and D. Gunderov).

Investigations on Light Metal Hydrides at Padova, The City of San Antonio (G. Principi, P. Palade, S. Sartori, A. Maddalena, F. Agresti, S. Lo Russo, B. Molinas, and H.A. Peretti).

Hydrogen Short-Long Range Dynamics in Nano-MgH2: A Mechanical Spectroscopy Approach (E. Bonetti, A.L. Fiorini, L. Pasquini, A. Montone, and M.V. Antisari).

Characterization of Hydrogen Storage Capabilities of the Two-Phase Region of LaNi5 (A.N. Lasseigne, M.A. Imam, Y.D. Park, V.I. Kaydanov, B. Mishra, and D.L. Olson).

Is High Weight H Intake in Pseudobinaries Still an Option? (Abstract Only) (I. Jacob).

Improving Rechargeable Hydrogen Storage Capacity of BCC Alloy by Eliminating Internal Defects (T. Kabutomori, K. Kubo, H. Arashima, H. Itoh, T. Suda, S. Ohnuki, and K. Ohnisi).

Low Pressure Hydriding of V-0.5 at%C Hydrides (Abstract Only) (J. Lamb, D. Chandra, M. Coleman, J.R. Wermer, and S.N. Paglieri).

Carbon, Borohydrides & Other Materials.

Sodium Borohydride as a Hydrogen Storage Material (S. Suda, N. Morigasaki, S. Hara, B-H. Liu, Y-M. Sun, and Z-P. Li).

Hydrogen Storage Using Borohydrides (B. Bonnetot, and L. Laversenne).

Integrated Design of Novel Hydrogen and Ammonia Storage Systems (T. Vegge, A. Andreasen, and A.S. Pedersen).

Synthesis and Characterization of New Complex Borohydrides for Hydrogen Storage (S.S. Srinivasan, and E.K. Stefanakos).

Pre-Catalysed Borohydrides for Hydrogen Generation Using Controlled Hydrolysis (Abstract Only) (L. Laversenne, N. Giacometti, A. Auroux, and B. Bonnetot).

Carbon-Based Nanostructured Adsorbents for Hydrogen Storage (Abstract Only) (J.L. Blackburn, C. Curtis, A.C. Dillon, T. Gennett, K.E.H. Gilbert, M.J. Heben, K.M. Jones, Y.-H. Kim, P.A. Parilla, L.J. Simpson, S.B. Zhang, and Y. Zhao).

Metal-Assisted Hydrogen Storage in Nanostructured Carbons (Abstract Only) (N. Gallego, F.Baker, and C. Contescu).

Low Temperature Hydrogen Adsorption Capacity of Carbon Nanoparticles (Abstract Only) (H. Hermann, M. Hentsche, and A. Touzik).

Electrochemical Hydrogen Storage in Assembly of Nanotubular TiO2 and Carbon Nanotubes (Abstract Only) (P. Pillai, K.S. Raja, and M. Misra).

Complex Hydrides II.

Materials Properties of Complex- and Perovskite-Hydrides (Abstract Only) (S.-i. Orimo, Y. Nakamori, and K. Ikeda).

Synthesis, Stability and Crystal Structure of Al-Based Complex Hydrides (Abstract Only) (H.W. Brinks, B.C. Hauback, A. Fossdal, M.S. Sørby, and C.M. Jensen).

Physiochemical Pathway to Reversible Hydrogen Storage in Complex Hydrides (Abstract Only) (J. Wang, A.B. Ebner, and J. Ritter).

Reaction of Hydrogen with DPB Organic Hydrogen Getter (Abstract Only) (G.L. Powell).

AES and RBS Study of the Deactivation Mechanism of Palladium Coated Vanadium Alloy Membranes (Abstract Only) (S.N. Paglieri, V.J. Thomas, Y. Wang, D.R. Pesiri, R.C. Dye, C.R. Tewell, and R.C. Snow).

Liquid Organic Hydrides for Hydrogen Storage (S. Hodoshima, and Y. Saito).

Multiscale Heat and Mass Transfer Modeling and Optimization of Hydrogen Solid Storage Systems (E.S. Kikkinides, M. Konstantakou, M.C. Georgiadis, T. Steriotis, and A.K. Stubos).

Novel Organometallic Nanomaterials for Room-Temperature Reversible Hydrogen Storage: A First-Principles Prediction (Abstract Only) (S. Zhang).

Characterization of Hydrogenation Behavior of NaAlH4 Utilizing Thermoelectric Power and Magnetic Analyses (A.N. Lasseigne, M.A. Imam, V. Kaydanov, B. Mishra, and D.L. Olson).

Mechanism of Hydrogen Desorption in Li-N-H Hydrogen Storage System Catalyzed by Titanium Compounds (S. Isobe, T. Ichikawa, S. Hino, and H. Fujii).

Magnets, Superconductors, Thermoelectrics and Energy Materials I.

Very Fine Controlled Nd-Fe-B Microstructure for High Performances Magnets (Abstract Only) (D. Fruchart, P. de Rango, J. Luo, S. Miraglia, I. Popa, and S. Rivoirard).

Processing and Study of Magnetic and Magnetostrictive Properties of Fe-Zn Alloys (R. Corson, S. Thuanboon, and S. Guruswamy).

Effect of Ordering on the Elastic Properties and Magnetostriction of Fe-27 at% Ga Alloy Single Crystals (T.V. Jayaraman, S. Thuanboon, and S. Guruswamy).

Thermoelectric Properties of Boron-Rich Cluster High Temperature Materials (T. Mori).

High Pressure Raman Spectroscopy Studies on Organic "Plastic Crystal" Thermal Energy Storage Materials (Abstract Only) (R. Chellappa, and D. Chandra).

Peculiarity of Ternary Stannides and Antimonides Exhibiting Potentially Thermoelectric Properties: Crystal Structures, Physical Properties, Electronic Structures (Abstract Only) (L.P. Romaka, O. Bodak, Yu.V. Stadnyk, M.G. Shelyapina, D. Fruchart, E.K. Hlil, and P. Wolfers).

Polymer Derived Carbon Electrode Materials for Electrochemical Capacitors (R.N. Reddy, and R.G. Reddy).

Phase Transition and Thermal Studies of Polyalcohols Thermal Energy Storage Solid Solutions (W.-M. Chien, and D. Chandra).

Microstructure and Texture of Cast BiXSb1-X Alloy Processed by Angular Reduction Extrusion (Abstract Only) (J.-T. Im, K.T. Hartwig, and J. Sharp).

The Development of Metal Oxide Based Supercapacitors (Abstract Only) (B. McNally, N. Nagarajan, D.S. Wilkinson, and I. Zhitomirsky).

Metal, Alloys and Energy Materials.

Fundamental Analysis of the MM’X Phosphates and Arsenides: A Promising Series Exhibiting Potentially High Magneto-Caloric Performances (Abstract Only) (D. Fruchart, F. Allab, M. Balli, P. de Rango, D. Gignoux, E.K. Hlil, A. Lebouc, S. Miraglia, C. Rillo, J. Tobola, M.G. Shelyapina, N.E. Skryabina, P. Wolfers, and R. Zach).

Synchrotron X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy (XAS) for Understanding Dopant Effects in Ti-Doped NaAlH4 (T.A. Dobbins, R. Tittsworth, S.A. Speakman, and J. Schneibel).

Heat Capacity Determination of Organic "Plastic Crystals" by Adiabatic Calorimetry from 3 K to 300 K (A. Talekar, R. Chellappa, D. Chandra, W.-M. Chien, A.O. Tsokol, J.A. Sampaio).

AC Impedance Spectroscopy Studies on Organic Plastic Crystals (Md.S. Rahman, R. Chellappa, and D. Chandra).

Heat Capacity Measurement of Organic "Plastic Crystal" Thermal Energy Storage Materials Using Modulated Differential Scanning Calorimetry: Tris(Hydroxymethyl)Aminomethane-2-Amino-2-Methyl-1,3-Propanediol Binary System (Abstract Only) (S.C. Divi, R. Chellappa, and D. Chandra).

Comparison of Hydrogen Diffusion Properties of Materials for the Yucca Mountain High Level Waste Repository (Abstract Only) (J. Lamb, and D, Chandra).

Author Index.

Subject Index.