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Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Powered Aircraft

29 Jun 2023
Fuel Cell Technology
The strategies and advantages of the use of hydrogen, both directly as a fuel to the jet engines and as a fuel to the fuel cell system to power the aircraft propulsion motors are presented. The research and development of on-going work by a few companies based on hydrogen powered aircraft are discussed. Finally, the use of fuel cell for APU and the corresponding challenges and benefits are also presented.  
Kaushik Rajashekara, Distinguished Professor Of Engineering - University of Houston