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A review on prognostics and health monitoring of proton exchange membrane fuel cell. / Sutharssan, Thamo; Montalvao, Diogo; Chen, Yong; Wang, Wen Chung ; Pisac, Claudia; Elemara, Hakim .

In: Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 75, 31.08.2017, p. 440-450.

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Sutharssan, Thamo ; Montalvao, Diogo ; Chen, Yong ; Wang, Wen Chung ; Pisac, Claudia ; Elemara, Hakim . / A review on prognostics and health monitoring of proton exchange membrane fuel cell. In: Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 2017 ; Vol. 75. pp. 440-450.

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title = "A review on prognostics and health monitoring of proton exchange membrane fuel cell",
abstract = "Fuel cell technology can be traced back to 1839 when British scientist Sir William Grove discovered that it was possible to generate electricity by the reaction between hydrogen and oxygen gases. However, fuel cell still cannot compete with internal combustion engines although they have many advantages including zero carbon emissions. Fossil fuels are cheaper and present very high volumetric energy densities compared with the hydrogen gas. Furthermore, hydrogen storage as a liquid is still a huge challenge. Another important disadvantage is the lifespan of the fuel cell because of their durability, reliability and maintainability. Prognostics is an emerging technology in sustainability of engineering systems through failure prevention, reliability assessment and remaining useful lifetime estimation. Prognostics and health monitoring can play a critical role in enhancing the durability, reliability and maintainability of the fuel cell system. This paper presents a review on the current state-of-the-art in prognostics and health monitoring of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell (PEMFC), aiming at identifying research and development opportunities in these fields. This paper also highlights the importance of incorporating prognostics and failure modes, mechanisms and effects analysis (FMMEA) in PEMFC to give them sustainable competitive advantage when compared with other non-clean energy solutions.",
keywords = "Hydrogen fuel cell, PEMFC, Open Circuit Voltage, Activation Losses, Ohmic Losses, Concentration Losses, Mathematical Modelling, Altitude, UAV, Health monitoring; , FMMEA, State of health",
author = "Thamo Sutharssan and Diogo Montalvao and Yong Chen and Wang, {Wen Chung} and Claudia Pisac and Hakim Elemara",
note = "This is the Accepted Manuscript version of the following article: Thamo Sutharssan, Diogo Montalvao, Yong Kang Chen, Wen-Chung Wang, Claudia Pisac and Hakim Elemara, {\textquoteleft} A review on prognostics and health monitoring of proton exchange membrane fuel cell{\textquoteright}, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 75: 440-450, November 2016, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2016.11.009 This manuscript version is made available under the CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 license http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/. ",
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AU - Elemara, Hakim

N1 - This is the Accepted Manuscript version of the following article: Thamo Sutharssan, Diogo Montalvao, Yong Kang Chen, Wen-Chung Wang, Claudia Pisac and Hakim Elemara, ‘ A review on prognostics and health monitoring of proton exchange membrane fuel cell’, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 75: 440-450, November 2016, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2016.11.009 This manuscript version is made available under the CC-BY-NC-ND 4.0 license http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/.

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N2 - Fuel cell technology can be traced back to 1839 when British scientist Sir William Grove discovered that it was possible to generate electricity by the reaction between hydrogen and oxygen gases. However, fuel cell still cannot compete with internal combustion engines although they have many advantages including zero carbon emissions. Fossil fuels are cheaper and present very high volumetric energy densities compared with the hydrogen gas. Furthermore, hydrogen storage as a liquid is still a huge challenge. Another important disadvantage is the lifespan of the fuel cell because of their durability, reliability and maintainability. Prognostics is an emerging technology in sustainability of engineering systems through failure prevention, reliability assessment and remaining useful lifetime estimation. Prognostics and health monitoring can play a critical role in enhancing the durability, reliability and maintainability of the fuel cell system. This paper presents a review on the current state-of-the-art in prognostics and health monitoring of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell (PEMFC), aiming at identifying research and development opportunities in these fields. This paper also highlights the importance of incorporating prognostics and failure modes, mechanisms and effects analysis (FMMEA) in PEMFC to give them sustainable competitive advantage when compared with other non-clean energy solutions.

AB - Fuel cell technology can be traced back to 1839 when British scientist Sir William Grove discovered that it was possible to generate electricity by the reaction between hydrogen and oxygen gases. However, fuel cell still cannot compete with internal combustion engines although they have many advantages including zero carbon emissions. Fossil fuels are cheaper and present very high volumetric energy densities compared with the hydrogen gas. Furthermore, hydrogen storage as a liquid is still a huge challenge. Another important disadvantage is the lifespan of the fuel cell because of their durability, reliability and maintainability. Prognostics is an emerging technology in sustainability of engineering systems through failure prevention, reliability assessment and remaining useful lifetime estimation. Prognostics and health monitoring can play a critical role in enhancing the durability, reliability and maintainability of the fuel cell system. This paper presents a review on the current state-of-the-art in prognostics and health monitoring of Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell (PEMFC), aiming at identifying research and development opportunities in these fields. This paper also highlights the importance of incorporating prognostics and failure modes, mechanisms and effects analysis (FMMEA) in PEMFC to give them sustainable competitive advantage when compared with other non-clean energy solutions.

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KW - PEMFC, Open Circuit Voltage, Activation Losses, Ohmic Losses, Concentration Losses, Mathematical Modelling, Altitude, UAV

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