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Articles on solid acid technology

Solar/Fuel Cell-Powered Caltech-Designed Enviro-Toilet to Debut in India 
The Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Letter, February 2014

Diesel: The Fuel of the Future? 
Discovery News, November 9, 2010

Cheap Diesel-Powered Fuel Cells 
MIT Technology Review, October 21, 2010

Running fuel cells on biodiesel 
Research Council of Norway, October 10, 2010.

The Power Behind Cooler, Greener Energy 
by Andrew Murr, Newsweek, January 7, 2007

New Comer Heats Up the Race for Practical Fuel Cells 
by Robert Service, Science, January 2004, vol 303, pg 29

The promise of Protonics 
by Truels Norby, Nature, April 2001, vol 410, pg 877

Power cells get warm 
by Philip Ball, Nature Science Update, April 19, 2001

Some Like It Medium Hot 
by R. John Davenport, ScienceNow, April 18, 2001

Novel fuel cell gets hot, but not by a lot 
by Peter Weiss, Science News, April 21, 2001, vol 159, pg 247

Building a Better Fuel Cell 
by Alan Leo, Technology Review, April 19, 2001

CalTech Claims New Type of Fuel Cell Developed 
Reuters, EV World, April 18, 2001


Publications by SAFCell Scientists

From Laboratory Breakthrough to Technological Realization: The Development Path for Solid Acid Fuel Cells 
by Calum R.I. Chisholm, Dane A. Boysen, Alex B. Papandrew, Strahinja Zecevic, SukYal Cha, , Aron Varga, Konstantinos P. Giapis, and Sossina M. Haile, The Electrochemical Society Interface, Fall 2009.

Solid acid proton conductors: from laboratory curiosities to fuel cell electrolytes 
by Sossina M. Haile, Calum R.I. Chisholm, Kenji A. Sasaki, Dane A. Boysen and Tetsuya Uda, The Royal Society of Chemistry Faraday Discussions, 2007, 134.

Alcohol Fuel Cells at Optimal Temperatures 
by Tetsuya Uda, Dane A. Boysen, Calum R.I. Chisholm, and Sossina M. Haile, Electrochemical Society Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, 9 (2006).

Thin-Membrane Solid-Acid Fuel Cell 
by Tetsuya Uda and Sossina M. Haile, Electrochemical Society Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, 8 (2005)

High-Performance Solid Acid Fuel Cells Through Humidity Stabilization
By Dane A. Boysen, Tetsuya Uda, Calum R.I. Chisholm, and Sossina M. Haile, Science, January 2, 2004, vol 303, pg 68.

Solid acids as fuel cell electrolytes 
by Sossina M. Haile, Dane A. Boysen, Calum R.I. Chisholm, and Ryan Merle, Nature, April 19, 2001, vol 410, pg 910.