IR Inspectable Fuel Cell


This was work I completed during the summer of 2013 as a SULI intern at the National Renewable Energy Lab. The goal is to use the heat signature from the catalysis of escaping hydrogen to study the development of flaws in the electrolytic membranes of fuel cells.


Bender, Guido, Wyatt Felt, and Michael Ulsh. “Detecting and localizing failure points in proton exchange membrane fuel cells using IR thermography.” Journal of Power Sources 253 (2014): 224-229.


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