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COMPOSITE MEMBRANES, METHODS OF MAKING SAME, AND APPLICATIONS OF SAME

United States Patent Application

20160380296
A1
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A method of fabricating a composite membrane, includes the steps of: forming a first solution comprising a charged polymer and a first uncharged polymer having a repeat unit of a formula of: ##STR00001## where each of X and Y is a non-hydroxyl group; forming a second solution comprising a second uncharged polymer; electrospinning, separately and simultaneously, the first solution and the second solution to form a dual fiber mat; and processing the dual fiber mat to form the composite membrane.
Pintauro, Peter N. (Brentwood, TN), Park, Andrew (Nashville, TN), Ballengee, Jason (Cedar Hill, TX)
15/ 161,838
May 23, 2016
STATEMENT AS TO RIGHTS UNDER FEDERALLY-SPONSORED RESEARCH [0005] This invention was made with government support under Grant No. DE-FG36-06GO16030 awarded by U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Grant No. W911NF-11-1-0454 awarded by the U.S. Army, and Grant No. CBET-1032948 awarded by the National Science Foundation. The government has certain rights in the invention.