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Nano-composite materials

United States Patent

May 25, 2010
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Thin-Film Lithium-Based Electrochromic Devices
Nano-Composite Materials
Nano-composite materials are disclosed. An exemplary method of producing a nano-composite material may comprise co-sputtering a transition metal and a refractory metal in a reactive atmosphere. The method may also comprise co-depositing a transition metal and a refractory metal composite structure on a substrate. The method may further comprise thermally annealing the deposited transition metal and refractory metal composite structure in a reactive atmosphere.
Lee; Se-Hee (Lakewood, CO), Tracy; C. Edwin (Golden, CO), Pitts; J. Roland (Lakewood, CO)
Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC (Golden, CO)
11/ 128,148
May 11, 2005
CONTRACTUAL ORIGIN The United States Government has rights in this invention under Contract No. DE-AC36-99GO10337 between the United States Department of Energy and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, a Division of the Midwest Research Institute.