Fuel cell for PC's
- SAY GOOD-BYE TO BATTERIES? // Government Technology;Jun2003, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p12
Deals with direct methanol fuel cells (DMFC) for portable personal computers that could end reliance on rechargeable batteries being developed by Toshiba Corp. Number of watts being generated by DMFC; Benefits of the technology; Challenges facing companies developing fuel cells.
- US rule change opens door for methanol. Kamalick, Joe // ICIS Chemical Business;5/5/2008, Vol. 273 Issue 18, p13
The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Department is planning to issue a final rule that will permit the use of methanol-powered fuel cells for laptop computers in commercial airplanes. Major consumer electronics firms Toshiba, Hitachi and Sanyo have partnered with fuel cell...
- Thinking green. // Network World;3/24/2003, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p6
Reports on Toshiba Corp.'s introduction of a prototype of a tiny fuel cell that breaks down methanol to power portable computers.
- TOSHIBA FAST CHARGE. // Appliance Design;Feb2008, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p12
The article evaluates the Super Charge ion Battery (SCIB) from Toshiba Corp.
- A self-supported 40W direct methanol fuel cell system. MANOKARAN, A; VIJAYAKUMAR, R; THOMMAN, T; SRIDHAR, P; PITCHUMANI, S; SHUKLA, A // Journal of Chemical Sciences;May2011, Vol. 123 Issue 3, p343
A self-supported 40W Direct Methanol Fuel Cell (DMFC) system has been developed and performance tested. The auxiliaries in the DMFC system comprise a methanol sensor, a liquid-level indicator, and fuel and air pumps that consume a total power of about 5 W. The system has a 15-cell DMFC stack...
- World first for Toshiba. // Accountancy;Oct87, Vol. 100 Issue 1130, p144
Evaluates Toshiba Information Systems Inc.'s T5100 microcomputer. Dimensions; Available models; Configurations; Features and functions.
- Toshiba Ships Consumer PDA. // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;5/13/2002, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p40
Reports the introduction of e310 consumer-aimed Pocket PC by Toshiba Corp. in Irvine, California.
- Methanol fuel cell keeps you talking. Bush, Steve // Electronics Weekly;10/15/2003, Issue 2119, p8
Toshiba Corp. has announced a prototype direct methanol fuel cell with a power output of 1W. The device weighs 125g, including a 30g cartridge containing high-concentration methanol, which is good for about 20 hours. Although methanol fuel cells deliver power most efficiently using a three to...
- Fuel Cells. Titus, Jon // ECN: Electronic Component News;Mar2004, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p27
Part III. Focuses on innovations and developments in fuel cells. Improvements on first generation direct methanol fuel cells (DMFC); Development of cooling systems; Explanation of innovations in the horizon.