Liquid Hydrogen [E-Book] : Fuel of the Future / by Walter Peschka.
Peschka, Walter, (author)
Vienna : Springer, 1992
XIV, 303 p. online resource.
englisch
9783709191262
10.1007/978-3-7091-9126-2
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Table of Contents:
  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Hydrogen Production
  • 2.1 Hydrogen from Fossil Raw Materials
  • 2.2 Electrolytic Hydrogen Production
  • 2.3 Thermochemical Water Decomposition Procedure
  • 2.4 Further Procedures for Hydrogen Production from Water
  • References
  • 3 Hydrogen Liquefaction
  • 3.1 Fundamental Principles of Hydrogen Liquefaction
  • 3.2 Small and Medium Liquefaction Plants
  • 3.3 Magnetocaloric Liquefiers
  • 3.4 Large-scale Industrial Liquefaction Plants
  • References
  • 4 Thermal Insulation, Storage and Transportation of Liquid Hydrogen
  • 4.1 Mechanisms of Heat Transfer and Insulation Techniques
  • 4.2 Storage and Transportation of Liquid Hydrogen
  • 4.3 Liquid Hydrogen Pipelines
  • 4.4 Liquid Hydrogen Pumps
  • References
  • 5 Liquid Hydrogen as a Rocket Propellant
  • 5.1 Chemical Rocket Propulsion
  • 5.2 Nuclear Rocket Propulsion
  • References
  • 6 Liquid Hydrogen as Fuel
  • 6.1 Air Transport
  • 6.2 Ground Transport
  • References
  • 7 Outlook to Future Applications
  • 7.1 Hydrogen as an Energy Carrier in the Future
  • 7.2 Motor Vehicle Applications
  • 7.3 Rail Vehicle Applications
  • 7.4 Applications in Water Transportation
  • 7.5 Applications in Aviation and Space Flight
  • 7.6 Liquid Hydrogen in Stationary Energy Technology
  • 7.7 Future Prospects
  • References
  • 8 Safe Handling of Liquid Hydrogen
  • 8.1 Materials for the Use of Liquid Hydrogen
  • 8.2 Handling of Hydrogen as a Cryogenic Liquid
  • 8.3 Hydrogen as Flammable Liquid
  • References
  • 9 Physical and Technical Data of Liquid Hydrogen.