Development of Low‐Cost Advanced Composite Bipolar Plate for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell�

  title={Development of Low‐Cost Advanced Composite Bipolar Plate for Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell�},
  author={Biraj Kumar Kakati and Varsha Mohan},
  journal={Fuel Cells},
The bipolar plate is one of the most imperative components of proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFC) which consumes up to 80% of weight and near about 50% of the total cost of the cell. Development of cost‐effective composite bipolar plate with high electrical conductivity and high mechanical strength is both technically and economically demanding. In this paper, a low‐cost advanced composite bipolar plate is developed by bulk moulding compression (BMC) technique. It is clear from the… 

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