Year 2021, Volume 24 , Issue 2, Pages 593 - 597 2021-06-01

Numerical Comparison of Planar and Micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
Numerical Comparison of Planar and Micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

Mustafa İLBAŞ [1] , Fethi Mustafa ÇİMEN [2] , Berre KÜMÜK [3]


Solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) is a highly efficient power generation system that can be designed in many different geometries including planar and tubular types of fuel cell. Although their operating performance is based on the same principles, parameters may be unique for each geometry. This study investigates numerically effects of cell configuration on performance by developing a finite element method (FEM) based SOFC models. The effects of configuration on the fuel cell are investigated in terms of voltage, the average cell current density, and the average cell power. These effects are illustrated with polarization and power curves by using COMSOL software. As the most convenient results of this study, although both types have their own advantages, it can be concluded that the performance of the SOFC increases with the planar geometry compared to micro-tubular type under the studied operating conditions.
Solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) is a highly efficient power generation system that can be designed in many different geometries including planar and tubular types of fuel cell. Although their operating performance is based on the same principles, parameters may be unique for each geometry. This study investigates numerically effects of cell configuration on performance by developing a finite element method (FEM) based SOFC models. The effects of configuration on the fuel cell are investigated in terms of voltage, the average cell current density, and the average cell power. These effects are illustrated with polarization and power curves by using COMSOL software. As the most convenient results of this study, although both types have their own advantages, it can be concluded that the performance of the SOFC increases with the planar geometry compared to micro-tubular type under the studied operating conditions.
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Primary Language en
Subjects Engineering
Journal Section Research Article
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0001-6668-1484
Author: Mustafa İLBAŞ
Institution: GAZİ ÜNİVERSİTESİ, TEKNOLOJİ FAKÜLTESİ
Country: Turkey


Author: Fethi Mustafa ÇİMEN
Institution: GAZİ ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0001-7953-0167
Author: Berre KÜMÜK (Primary Author)
Institution: GAZİ ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Dates

Application Date : May 10, 2020
Publication Date : June 1, 2021

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APA İlbaş, M , Çimen, F , Kümük, B . (2021). Numerical Comparison of Planar and Micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells . Politeknik Dergisi , 24 (2) , 593-597 . DOI: 10.2339/politeknik.735025
MLA İlbaş, M , Çimen, F , Kümük, B . "Numerical Comparison of Planar and Micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells" . Politeknik Dergisi 24 (2021 ): 593-597 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/politeknik/issue/61515/735025>
Chicago İlbaş, M , Çimen, F , Kümük, B . "Numerical Comparison of Planar and Micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells". Politeknik Dergisi 24 (2021 ): 593-597
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ISNAD İlbaş, Mustafa , Çimen, Fethi Mustafa , Kümük, Berre . "Numerical Comparison of Planar and Micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells". Politeknik Dergisi 24 / 2 (June 2021): 593-597 . https://doi.org/10.2339/politeknik.735025
AMA İlbaş M , Çimen F , Kümük B . Numerical Comparison of Planar and Micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells. Politeknik Dergisi. 2021; 24(2): 593-597.
Vancouver İlbaş M , Çimen F , Kümük B . Numerical Comparison of Planar and Micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells. Politeknik Dergisi. 2021; 24(2): 593-597.
IEEE M. İlbaş , F. Çimen and B. Kümük , "Numerical Comparison of Planar and Micro-Tubular Solid Oxide Fuel Cells", Politeknik Dergisi, vol. 24, no. 2, pp. 593-597, Jun. 2021, doi:10.2339/politeknik.735025