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 Scientific Career

of Galen R. Frysinger

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bulletMy College Experience

My Juniata College years

bulletGraduate Study at Yale University
bulletPost Doctoral Fellowship in Germany
bulletUniversity of North Carolina

Story of my Graduate Student Years

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My Employers


Arthur D Little, Cambridge, Mass.


U. S. Army Research Centers


ESB Inc, Philadelphia, Penna.


Pfizer Research Center, Groton, Conn.


University of Delaware, Energy Research, Newark, Delaware


Kohler Company, Kohler, Wisconsin

Story of my Work Years  

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My Love of Computers


Analog Computer at U. S. Army Laboratory, Ft. Belvoir, VA

Automated Engine Testing (1965)



Battery Test Computer at U. S Army Electronics Laboratory, Ft. Monmouth, N.J.

Testing of new designs of dry battery cells (1968)


Real time gathering of laboratory experimental data, to aid in the development of improved energy storage devices, at the ESB, Inc. research laboratories, Yardley, Pennsylvania..


Real time Energy Analysis with Hewlett-Packard Desktop (BASIC program), University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware


Computer Aided design of Bathtubs for the Kohler Company, where three dimensional designs were created, analyzed for structural integrity, approved for consumer appearance, and reduced to tool paths to create the trial part, and the steel mold for industrial production, all without a requirement for blueprint drawings.


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My Personal Computers



Apple II - 1980


IBM PC - 1983 - DOS


Hewlett-Packard 100MZ - 1995 - Windows 95


Compaq 233MZ - 1997 


DELL 500MZ - 1998 - Windows 98


DELL 1800MZ -2001 - Windows XP


DELL 3800MZ -2007 - Windows Vista


DELL Inspiron - Windows 7


DELL Inspiron - Windows 10


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My Web Pages


 "People and Places of the World"


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My Domain names


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Published Scientific Papers

Fuel Cell-Battery Thesis (PhD) of Galen

1. Galen R. Frysinger and H. C. Thomas "A Method for the Determination of the Cation Exchange Capacity of Clay Minerals and Soils," Clays and Clay Materials, 1955.

2. Galen R. Frysinger and H. C. Thomas "Ion Exchange," Annual Review of Physical Chemistry, 1956.

3. Galen R. Frysinger and H. C. Thomas "Adsorption Studies on Clay Materials. Yttrium-Cesium and Cerium (III) - Cesium on Montmorillonite," J. Physical Chemistry 64, 224 (1960). text in full

4. Galen R. Frysinger "Cation Exchange Behavior of Vermiculite Biotite Mixtures," Clays and Clay Minerals, 1960.

5. Galen R. Frysinger and H. C. Thomas "The Ion-Exchange Behavior of Vermiculite- Biotite Mixtures," Soil Science 91, 400 (1961).

6. Galen R. Frysinger "Cesium-Sodium Ion Exchange on Clinoptilolite," Nature 194, 351 (1962).

7. Galen R. Frysinger and H. C. Thomas "Thermodynamics of Interfacial Regions," John Wiley & Sons (1962).

8. Galen R. Frysinger and R. A. Horne "The Effect of Pressure on the Electrical Conductivity of Sea Water," J. Geophysical Research 68, 1967 (1963).

9. Galen R. Frysinger and H. C. Thomas "Fixation of Radioactivity in Solid Media: Stability of Glasses and Glazes," Nature 197, 352 (1963).

10. Galen R. Frysinger, R. A. Horne, W. J. Bannon and E. Sullivan "The Effect of Pressure on the Conductivity Of Battery Electrolytes," J. Electrochem. Soc. 110, 1282 (1963).

11. Galen R. Frysinger, R. A. Horne and B. R. Myers "Effect of Pressure on the Activation Energy of Electrical Conduction in Aqueous Solution," J. Chemical Physics 39, 2666 (1963).

12. Galen R. Frysinger, R. A. Home and R. A. Courant "The Pressure-Dependence of the Dissociation Constant of Bisulfate Ion," J. Chem. Soc. 1964, 1515 (1964).

13. Galen R. Frysinger, R. A. Horne and B. R. Myers "The Effect of Pressure on the Dissociation of Iron (III) Monochloride Complex Ion in Aqueous Solutions," Inorganic Chemistry 3, 452 (1964).

14. Galen R. Frysinger "A Molten Carbonate Fuel Cell System J. K. Truitt Using Air and Liquid Hydrocarbons," C. G. Peattie 18th Power Sources Conference, 14 (1964).

15. G. R. Frysinger, F. A Shields, and E. J. Dowgiallo "Leaded Gasoline Burner for a Flame Fired 150 Watt TE Generator," 18th Power Sources Conference, 135Th~~4).

16. Galen R. Frysinger "Hydrocarbon-Air Fuel Cells," Region 3, IEEE Proc. (1964).

17. Galen R. Frysinger "Hydrocarbon-Air Fuel Cells," C.I.T.C.E. (London), 1964.

18. Galen R. Frysinger "Hydrogen-Air Fuel Cells," Journees Internationales d'Etude des Piles a Combustible 1, 3 (1965).

19. Galen R. Frysinger "Experience with Liquid Hydrocarbon Fuels," 19th Power Sources Conference 11 (1965).

20. Galen R. Frysinger "Prospectus for Hydrocarbon Fuel Cell Powerplants," Proc. ASME Energetics Symposium, 1965.

21. Galen R. Frysinger "Hydrocarbon-Air Fuel Cell Systems," Hydrocarbon Fuel Cell Technology, 9 (1965).

22. Galen R. Frysinger, M. L. Savitz, and R. L. Januszeski "Anodic Oxidation of Hydrocarbons," Hydrocarbon Fuel Cell Technology, 433 (1965).

23. Galen R. Frysinger "Fuel Cell-Power for the Future," Army Digest (August 1965).

24. Galen R. Frysinger "A Hydrocarbon-Air Fuel Cell Using an Acid Electrolyte," Army Science Conference (1966).

25. Galen R. Frysinger "Low Cost Fuel Cell Electrodes," 20th Power Sources Conference (1966).

26. Galen R. Frysinger, and R. M. McKechnie "Chemical and Electrical Engineering of Fuel Cell Systems," Aerospace Power Systems Engineering, l035 (1966)

27. Galen R. Frysinger "3KW Flame Heated Thermionic Energy Converter," 20th Power Sources Conference (1966). see

28. Galen R. Frysinger "Fuel Cell-Energy Storage Hybrid Systems for Vehicles," AIAA Proc. (1966).

29. Galen R. Frysinger, R. L. Carreras, M. L. Savitz, and C. L. Grimes "Conductivity of Fuel Cell Electrolytes," Electrochemical Technology 4, 444 (1966).

30. Galen R. Frysinger, and M. L. Savitz "Anodic Oxidation of Hexane and Octane on Platinum in Phosphoric Acid at 1500C," C.I.T.C.E. (Tokyo) (1966).

31. Galen R. Frysinger "High Surface Area Electrode Structures for Fast Recharge of High Energy Batteries," C.I.T.C.E. (Tokyo) (1966).

32. Galen R. Frysinger "A Hydrocarbon-Air Fuel Cell Using an Acid Electrolyte," C.I.T.C.E. (Tokyo) (1966).

33. Galen R. Frysinger and D. L. Beals "Zinc-Air Battery Engineering," Electrochemical Society Proceedings, California-Nevada Section (1966).

34. Galen R. Frysinger "Fuel Cells Using Conventional Hydrocarbon Engine Fuels," IEEE Proc. (1966).

35. Galen R. Frysinger "Fuel Cell - Battery Power Sources for Electrical Cars," Chapter in Power Systems for Electrical Cars, 1967, U.S. Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare, Environmental Health Series - Air Pollution.

36. Galen R. Frysinger "Fuel Cells with High Surge Current Capabilities," Proc. of the Instrument Society of America, 1967.

37. Galen R. Frysinger "Battery - Fuel Cell System," 21st Power Sources Conference, 1967.

38. Galen R. Frysinger "Sixth Status Report on Fuel Cells," 1967, U.S. Army publication.

39. Galen R. Frysinger "High Efficiency Hydrocarbon - Air Acid Electrolyte Fuel Cell System," Journees Internationales d'Etude des Piles a Combustible, Vol.2 (1967).

40. Galen R. Frysinger "Putting the Vroom in Electric Cars" Juniata College Alumni Bulletin, 1967.

41. Galen R. Frysinger "Electrochemistry - Recent Advances in Electrochemical Energy Conversion Technology," November 1967, Proc. ASME.

42. Galen R. Frysinger "Simplified Fuel Cell Systems for Army Applications" Fuel Cell Technolo 1967 (ACS Monograph)

43. Galen R. Frysinger "Power Sources for Electric Cars," U.S. Army publication (1968) ECOM-2929.

44. Galen R. Frysinger "Chemistry of Fuel Cell Processes," 1968, IEEE Digest.

45. Galen R. Frysinger "Integrated Cell Stacks," 22nd Power Sources Conference, 1968.

46. Galen R. Frysinger "The Electric Car: A Design Challenge- Efficient Power," Electrotechnology, Vol.81, No.5, May 1968.

47. Galen R. Frysinger "Fuel Cell - Battery Power Sources," Chapter in Research and Development in Non Mechanical Power Sources, 1968, Pergamon Press (London).

48. Galen R. Frysinger "Military Multifuel Thermoelectric Generators," Proc. Society of Automotive Engineers, 1968.

49. Galen R. Frysinger "The Economical Fuel Cell," IEEE Spectrum, March 1969.

50. Galen R. Frysinger "Practical Hydrocarbon Fuel Cells," Telecommunications, October 1968.

51. Galen R. Frysinger "Fast Transient Response Fuel Cell - Battery Hybrid Power Source, Proc. Soc. of Automotive Engineers (1969).  text

52. Galen R. Frysinger "High Reliability (10,000 HR. MTBF) Power Sources" 23rd Power Sources Conference, 1969.

53. Galen R. Frysinger "Energy Conversion Devices Today," Research/Development, March 1969.

54. Galen R. Frysinger "Mechanical Engineering Problems in Energetics/Electrochemical Conversion," Proc. ASME, November 1969.

55. Galen R. Frysinger "Batteries for the Seventies," Proc. of the Battery Council International, 1971.

56. Galen R. Frysinger "Lead Acid Storage Battery Materials," Materials Advisory Panel, Governor's Science Advisory Committee, Penna. Technical Assistance Program, March 1971.

57. Galen R. Frysinger "Fuel Cells," Chapter in the Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology, Supplement Volume, 2nd Edition, 1971, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

58. Galen R. Frysinger "Savings of Oil and Gas by the Use of Storage Assisted Air Conditioning," Proc. Delaware Academy of Sciences, 1979.

59. Galen R. Frysinger, Joseph Sliwkowski, and Allen M. Barnett "Commercialization of Storage Assisted Air Conditioning Using Phase Change Materials," February 1979, ASHRAE Proc.

60. Galen R. Frysinger "Storage Assisted Residential Heating! Cooling Using Solar Energy - Electric Heat Pump," Proc. Solar Energy Storage Options, March 1979.

61. Galen R. Frysinger, A. M. Barnett "Storage Assisted Air Conditioning Using a New Low Cost Phase Change Material Packaging Concept," Proc. Peak Load Pricing and Thermal Energy Storage, DOE, July 1979.

62. Galen R. Frysinger "Storage Assisted Heat Pumps Using Phase Change Materials," Proc. 14th Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, 1730, August 1979.

63. Galen R. Frysinger "The Use of Thermal Energy Storage in Utility Load Management," Trans. IEEE, 1980.

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