Calorimetric measurements of excess power output during the cathodic charging of deuterium into palladium

  title={Calorimetric measurements of excess power output during the cathodic charging of deuterium into palladium},
  author={Richard A. Oriani and J. Christian Nelson and Sung kyu Lee and John H. Broadhurst},
  journal={Fusion Technology},
This paper reports on a Seebeck-effect calorimeter that was used to establish that generation of energy, in excess of the electrical energy input, can occur during the electrolysis of D{sub 2}O. The magnitude of the excess power is measured with respect t the electrolysis of H{sub 2}O as the baseline. The excess power levels of {gt}60 W/cm{sup 3} palladium and excess energies of 74 kJ cannot be understood in terms of recombination of D{sub 2} and O{sub 2} within the calorimeter, other chemical… 

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