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US20050022450 Reformer system, a method of producing hydrogen in the reformer system, and a method of using the reformer system  
A reformer system comprises a reformer catalyst capable of reforming a fuel to hydrogen and carbon monoxide, and a water gas shift catalyst in fluid communication with the reformer catalyst and in...
US20050198900 Method and apparatus for fuel/air preparation for a hydrocarbon reformer  
A catalytic reformer assembly and methods of operation, including fast start-up. The reformer assembly includes a reactor for receiving hydrocarbon fuel and air and a reforming catalyst within the...
US20070180769 Fuel reformer having closed loop control of air/fuel ratio  
A reformer system comprising a conventional hydrocarbon reformer; a controllable fuel supply system; a controllable air supply system; an oxygen sensor disposed downstream of the reformer; and...
US20050126076 System and process for reacting fuel and oxidizer into reformate  
A system for reacting fuel and oxidizer into reformate employing a reformer having a first reaction zone to which the fuel and oxidizer are supplied, and a second reaction zone to which the...
US20050000163 High energy transport gas and method to transport same  
A high energy transport gas and a method to transport the high energy transport gas are used to increase the energy content of a pipeline and other vessels that are designed to carry natural gas...
US20060179718 Rapid start fuel reforming systems and techniques  
An on-board fuel processor includes a microchannel steam reforming reactor (30) and a water vaporizer (40) heated in series with a combustion gas. The reformer (30) and the vaporizer (40) are both...
US20050081444 CATALYTIC PARTIAL OXIDATION PROCESSOR WITH HEAT EXCHANGER FOR CONVERTING HYDROCARBON FUELS TO SYNGAS FOR USE IN FUEL CELLS AND METHOD  
A catalytic partial oxidation processor comprising at least one catalytic partial oxidation reactor disposed in a shell having an inlet and outlet such that heat from partial oxidation in the...
US20050193628 Fuel cell system and reformer therefor  
A fuel cell system includes a stack for generating electrical energy by a reaction of the hydrogen and oxygen, a reformer for generating hydrogen gas from fuel through a chemical catalytic...
US20050257426 Hydrogen production method  
The present invention provides a method of efficiently reforming an automotive fuel and producing hydrogen continuously at high selectivity and high yield even under conditions of low A/F ratio in...
US20050019623 Combustor, fuel reforming device, fuel cell system and method for starting up the fuel reforming system  
A combustor (BR) is provided with a premixer (10) mixing fuel and heating gas, a mixer (8) combusting the fuel and the heating gas mixed in the premixer, and a porous medium (9) disposed between...
US20070129450 Process for producing variable syngas compositions  
Disclosed is a process for the production of a variable syngas composition by gasification. Two or more raw syngas streams are produced in a gasification zone having at least 2 gasifiers and a...
US20070113476 Fuel reformer and method of using the same  
Fuel reformers and methods for using fuel reformers are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, the fuel reformer can comprise: an oxidant inlet, a mixing zone capable of receiving the oxidant and...
US20050198899 System and process for producing a reformate  
System and process for producing a reformate to be supplied to a fuel cell stack, the system having a reformer (12) to which fuel (14), air (16) and the anode exhaust gas (18) of the fuel cell...
US20070129242 Intermetallic compound ni3al catalyst for reforming methanol and methanol reforming method using same  
A methanol-reforming catalyst containing a Ni3Al intermetallic compound as a main component that is superior in heat resistance and abrasion resistance and has a high activity and selectivity even...
US20070294942 Use of Nanostructured Metal Catalysts for the Production of Syngas and Hydrogen-Rich Gaseous Mixtures  
It is herein described the use of nanostructured metal catalysts for the production of syngas and hydrogen-rich gaseous mixtures; the catalysts are constituted by nanostructured metal particles...
US20070101647 Hydrogen generating apparatus, method of operating hydrogen generating apparatus, fuel cell system, and method of operating fuel cell system  
A hydrogen generating apparatus or the like is able to detect an excess water state or an excess steam state in the interior of a shift converter or a selective oxidation device. The hydrogen...
US20070234640 Supercritical process, reactor and system for hydrogen production  
A reactor, system and method for producing hydrogen features a reactor containing a heating stream channel and a hydrogen channel with a reaction channel positioned there between. A heat transfer...
US20070101648 Method and apparatus for endothermic fuel reformation  
A fuel reforming apparatus for reforming a fuel comprises a combustion device and a catalyst. The combustion device is configured to oxidize a portion of the fuel into H2O. The catalyst is...
US20070033873 Hydrogen gas generator  
An apparatus and method for generating a hydrogen containing product gas from a reactant stream comprising at least one reactant chosen from the set of reactants consisting of water, oxygen,...
US20070028523 Shift reactor, fuel cell system employing the same, and operating method of the same  
A shift reactor for fuel cells, a fuel cell system employing the same, and an operating method of the same are provided. More particularly, a shift reactor for fuel cells is filled with a shift...
US20050039400 Hydrogen production process from carbonaceous materials using membrane gasifier  
A method and apparatus for producing hydrogen from carbonaceous materials using a hydrogen-selective permeation membrane incorporated into a carbonaceous material reactor, as a result of which,...
US20050229491 Systems and methods for generating hydrogen from hycrocarbon fuels  
The present invention provides a system and a method to reform hydrocarbon fuels, including sulfur-laden liquid fuels, to produce a reformate stream containing hydrogen. The system comprises a...
US20050081445 Method for starting a primary reactor  
A preferred method for starting a primary reactor of a fuel cell system includes performing lean combustion within the primary reactor during a first phase of a start sequence and autothermal...
US20060057444 Fuel processing apparatus and method and fuel cell power generation system  
A fuel processing apparatus capable of shortening startup time is provided. The fuel processing apparatus comprises: a reformer catalyst section 21 filled with a reformer catalyst for reforming a...
US20050039401 Apparatus for generating virtually pure hydrogen for fuel cells  
An apparatus generates virtually pure hydrogen for fuel cells, and includes a device for reforming starting substances having at least one hydrocarbon-containing compound and water. Furthermore,...
US20130097929 Process for Producing Hydrogen  
A process for producing a hydrogen-containing product gas with reduced carbon dioxide emissions compared to conventional hydrogen production processes. A hydrocarbon and steam are reformed in a...
US20080003461 Hydrogen Generation Apparatus Incorporating a Staged Catalyst and Method for Using Same  
A method and apparatus for generation of hydrogen. The apparatus includes a hydrogen reactor chamber (99) and a plurality of catalysts within the chamber (99) forming distinct zones or portions...
US20070130832 Methods and apparatus for converting a fuel source to hydrogen  
An apparatus for producing hydrogen gas, wherein the apparatus includes a gasification unit or a reforming unit configured to form a first syngas and a first clean-up section is coupled to the...
US20050229489 Apparatus and method for hydrogen generation  
Apparatus and method for converting hydrocarbon fuels to hydrogen-rich reformate that incorporate a carbon dioxide fixing mechanism into the initial hydrocarbon conversion process. The mechanism...
US20060248800 Apparatus and process for production of high purity hydrogen  
The invention relates to a new and improved process and apparatus for the production of high purity hydrogen by steam reforming. The apparatus is an integrated flameless distributed...
US20050252083 Fuel reforming apparatus  
The fuel reforming apparatus according to the present invention comprises a reforming unit having a reforming catalyst for steam-reforming a raw material of a hydrocarbon and a heater for heating...
US20050229488 Method and apparatus for providing a continuous stream of reformate  
Method and apparatus for converting hydrocarbon fuels to hydrogen-rich reformate that incorporate a carbon dioxide fixing mechanism into the initial hydrocarbon conversion process and for...

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