Patent Number: 7,744,842
Issued: June 29, 2010
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Abstract: A method of separating a mixture of carbon dioxide and a hydrocarbon gas using a metal-organic framework (MOF) material having a three-dimensional carborane ligand structure.
Farha; Omar K. (Evanston, IL), Hupp; Joseph T. (Northfield, IL), Bae; Youn-Sang (Evanston, IL), Snurr; Randall Q. (Evanston, IL), Spokoyny; Alexander M. (Evanston, IL), Mirkin; Chad A. (Wilmette, IL)
Northwestern University (Evanston, IL)
Application Number: 12/
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Filed: December 29, 2008
Government Interests: CONTRACTUAL ORIGIN OF THE INVENTION
This invention was made with government support under contract DE-FG02-01ER15244 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in the invention.