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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 17 — Aug. 17, 2009
  • pp: 14806–14816

Interferometric tomography of fuel cells for monitoring membrane water content

Laura Waller, Jungik Kim, Yang Shao-Horn, and George Barbastathis  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 17, pp. 14806-14816 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.17.014806


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Abstract

We have developed a system that uses two 1D interferometric phase projections for reconstruction of 2D water content changes over time in situ in a proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cell system. By modifying the filtered backprojection tomographic algorithm, we are able to incorporate a priori information about the object distribution into a fast reconstruction algorithm which is suitable for real-time monitoring.

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OCIS Codes
(110.6960) Imaging systems : Tomography
(120.3180) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Interferometry

ToC Category:
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology

History
Original Manuscript: May 18, 2009
Revised Manuscript: July 24, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: July 26, 2009
Published: August 6, 2009

Citation
Laura Waller, Jungik Kim, Yang Shao-Horn, and George Barbastathis, "Interferometric tomography of fuel cells for monitoring membrane water content," Opt. Express 17, 14806-14816 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-17-17-14806


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