Selected Publications from CATS Researchers

R. Puffer, S. Rock, “Recent Advances in High Temperature PEM Fuel Cell Manufacturing,” ASME Journal of Fuel Cell Science and Technology, 6(4), Aug, 2009.

J.C. Vaccaro, J.D. Vasile, J. Olles, O. Sahni, K. Jansen, and M. Amitay, “Active Control of Inlet Ducts”, Int. J. of Flow Control, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2009, pp. 133-154.

X. Fang, J. H. Chow, A.-A. Edris, X. Jiang, B. Fardanesh, and E. Uzunovic, “Sensitivity Formulation in a Multi-Functional FACTS Controller Training Simulator,” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 713-720, 2009.

T.J. Zhang, Y. Peles, J.T. Wen, T. Tong, R. Prasher, and M.K. Jensen, “Analysis and active control of pressure-drop flow instabilities in boiling microchannel systems,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 53, pp. 2347-2360, May, 2010.

B. Potsaid, F. Finger, J.T. Wen, ``Automation of Challenging Spatial-Temporal Biomedical Observations with the Adaptive Scanning Optical Microscope (ASOM),'' IEEE Transaction on Automation Science and Engineering, 6(3), July, 2009, pp.525-535.

Puffer, R., Rock, S., “Recent Advances in High Temperature PEM MEA Manufacturing,” ASME Journal of Fuel Cell Science and Engineering, Vol 6., Issue 4.

Puffer, R., “Automated Manufacturing System for High Temperature PEM Fuel Cell MEAs,” Proceedings of the SME Conference on Advanced Energy and Fuel Cell Technologies,  Livonia, MI, October, 2004.

Puffer, R., Hoppes, G., “Development of a Flexible, High Temperature Pilot MEA Manufacturing Line,” Proceedings of the 2d International Conference on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering, and Technology, Rochester, NY, June, 2004

Harris, A., Walczyk, D., Puffer, R., O’Donnell, R., “Design of an Experimental Test Bed for Depositing Membrane Material Used in High Temperature Fuel Cells,” Proceedings of the SME NAMRC 2004, Charlotte, NC, May 2004.

Puffer, R., Phipps, B., “Energy and Waste Minimization in the Investment Casting Industry,” Proceedings of the 2003 ACEEE Summer Study in Energy Efficiency in Industry, Rye Brook, NY, June, 2003.

D. Share, L. Krishnan, D. Walczyk, D. Lesperence, R. Puffer, “Thermal Sealing of Membrane Electrode Assemblies for High-Temperature PEM Fuel Cells,” Accepted for publication in the ASME Fuel Cell 2010 Conference.

T. Snelson, J. Pyzza, R. Puffer, D. Walczyk, “Ultrasonic Sealing of Membrane Electrode Assemblies for High-Temperature PEM Fuel Cells,” Accepted for publication in the ASME Fuel Cell 2010 Conference.

D. Share, D. Lesperence, D. Walczyk, R. Puffer, “Cold Pressing of Membrane Electrode Assemblies for High-Temperature PEM Fuel Cells,” Accepted for publication in the ASME Fuel Cell 2010 Conference.

J. Gullotta, D. Share, L. Krishnan, R. Puffer, D. Walczyk, “Adaptive Process Control and In-situ Diagnostics for High Temperature PEM MEA Manufacturing,” Accepted for publication in the ASME Fuel Cell 2010 Conference.

L. Krishnan, T. Snelson, D. Walczyk, R. Puffer, “Durability Studies of PBI-based Membrane Electrode Assemblies for High-Temperature PEMFCs,” Accepted for publication in the 6thAnnual IEEE Conference on Automation Science and Engineering.

Walczyk, D., Share, D., Krishnan, L., Snelson, T., Lesperence, D. and Puffer, R., “The Performance of Thermally and Ultrasonically Welded Membrane Electrode Assemblies for Low-Temperature PEM Fuel Cells,” ASME Journal of Fuel Cell Science and Technology.

Riddell, S., Malmborg, C., Derby, S., and Puffer, R., “Engineering Models for Fuel Cell Production Management.” International Journal of Engineering Management and Economics, Vol. 1, No. 1,2010, p31-45.