Abstract

A solid oxide fuel cell having a multichannel electrode architecture and method for preparing the same, the method including forming a first carbon laden composition, including a first thermoplastic binder, into a rod, applying a first zirconia laden composition, including a second thermoplastic binder, onto the rod to form a composite feed rod, extruding the composite feed rod to form a controlled geometry filament, bundling the extruded composite feed rod to form a multicellular feed rod, extruding the multicellular feed rod to form a multicellular rod, cutting the multicellular rod into multicellular discs, applying a zirconia laden material to one surface of a multicellular discs to form a multicellular structure, and heating processing the multicellular structure. The fuel cell is completed by adding anode and cathode materials to the multicellular structure.

Department(s)

Materials Science and Engineering

Patent Application Number

10/342,563

Patent Number

US 7,090,938 B2

Document Type

Patent

Document Version

Final Version

File Type

text

Language(s)

English

Rights

© 2006 The Curators of the University of Missouri, All rights reserved.


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