[ Back to EurekAlert! ]

Contact: Mark Shwartz
mshwartz@stanford.edu
650-723-9296
Stanford University

Stanford Scientists Develop Low-Cost Water Splitter

Caption: Stanford graduate student Ming Gong (left) and Professor Hongjie Dai have developed a low-cost electrolytic device that splits water into hydrogen and oxygen at room temperature. The device is powered by an ordinary AAA battery.

Credit: Mark Shwartz/Stanford Precourt Institute for Energy

Usage Restrictions: Graphics, photographs and videos provided by the Precourt Institute for Energy at Stanford University are to be used - with appropriate credit - for editorial purposes only. Flopping, altering, editing or otherwise embellishing these images and audio clips in any way that changes the editorial content of these images and audio clips is prohibited. Permission is for one-time use only. Supplied image file must be deleted after use.

Related news release: Stanford scientists develop a water splitter that runs on an ordinary AAA battery


[ Back to EurekAlert! ]