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Methods for producing group III nitride materials

United States Patent Application

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The present invention provides a method for producing Group III nitride materials by converting a Group III azide of the formula: (R.sup.1R.sup.2N).sub.2M.sup.1N.sub.3 under conditions sufficient to produce a Group III nitride material of the formula: M.sup.1N wherein each of R.sup.1 and R.sup.2 is independently a hydrocarbyl; and M.sup.1 is a Group III metal.
Arent, Douglas Jay (Conifer, CO), Curtis, Calvin J. (Lakewood, CO), Schwerdtfeger, Carl Richard JR. (Chagrin Falls, OH)
10/ 671,840
September 25, 2003
[0001] This invention was made with Government support under Contract No. DE-AC36-99GO10337 awarded by the Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in this invention.