Study of a Fuel Supply Pump with a Piezoelectric Effect for Microdirect Alcohol Fuel Cells

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Hsiao-Kang Ma; Jyun-Sheng Wang; Wei-Yang Cheng; Shin-Han Huang;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Limited
  • Journal: International Journal of Electrochemistry (issn: 2090-3537)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4061/2011/725439
  • Subject: Chemistry | QD1-999 | Article Subject

A novel design for an ethanol injection system has been proposed, which consists of one pump chamber, two valves, and one central-vibrating piezoelectric device. The system uses a microdiaphragm pump with a piezoelectric device for microdirect alcohol fuel cells. The di... View more
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