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Sub-Area of Interest 2B: Interconnect - Identify/DevelopInterconect Materials

Published on AidPage by IDILOGIC on Jun 24, 2005
Administered by:

Department of Energy, All Departmental Locations, All DOE Federal Offices
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  • Original Grant - Nov 17, 2004
Applications Due:

Jan 18, 2005

total funding: Not Available
max award: none
min award: none
cost sharing, matching: Yes
number of awards: Not Available
type of funding: Cooperative Agreement

NOTE: Please read the Master Funding OpportunityAnnouncement (attached below)for complete details on evaluation criteria and application preparationinstructions.SUB-AREA OF INTEREST 2B: Interconnect ? Identify/Develop InterconnectMaterialsApplications are requested to identify and/or develop interconnectmaterialsfor solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs).Desired characteristics of the interconnect material:?Must be compatible with one or more sofc cathode materials (e.g., LSM, LSForLSCF).?Must demonstrate thermal, chemical and -mechanical stability in oxidizingandreducing SOFC environments within the operating temperature range of 650degrees C to800 degrees C.?Must enable SOFC stack performance of ? 0.5 W/cm2 at 0.7 V per cell and?70%fuel utilization over a 40,000 hour stack lifetime.?Capable of withstanding hundreds of thermal cycles over the 40,000 hourstacklifetime for stationary applications.Concepts employing metallic or other alloys, surface coatings, layeredstructures or other approaches are encouraged. Cost, manufacturability andreliability are critical factors in meeting SECA Program goals.Cost, manufacturability and reliability are all critical factors in meetingtheSECA Program goals.

Who can apply:


Eligible functional categories:
Funding Sources:

Fossil Energy Research and Development

More Information:

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If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact: using thislink
If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact: Raymond Johnson

Address Info:

U.S. Department of Energy, National Energy TechnologyLaboratory, 3610 Collins Ferry Road (MS-I07) P.O. Box 880 Morgantown, WV26507-0880

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