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DIRECT POLYMER TEMPLATING SYNTHESIS OF MESOPOROUS CARBON

United States Patent Application

*** PATENT GRANTED ***
20160311690
10,017,391
A1
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The invention is directed to a method for fabricating a mesoporous carbon composite material. The method comprises providing a precursor composition and subjecting the precursor material to a curing step followed by carbonization step. The precursor composition comprises (i) a templating component comprised of a linear homopolymer material, (ii) a phenolic compound or material, (iii) a crosslinkable aldehyde component, and (iv) an acid catalyst.
Dai, Sheng (Knoxville, TN), Nelson, Kimberly M. (Knoxville, TN)
15/ 132,347
April 19, 2016
STATEMENT REGARDING FEDERALLY SPONSORED RESEARCH [0002] The United States Government has rights in this invention pursuant to contract no. DE-AC05-00OR22725 between the United States Department of Energy and UT-Battelle, LLC.