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Method of fabrication of anchored nanostructure materials

United States Patent

November 26, 2013
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Methods for fabricating anchored nanostructure materials are described. The methods include heating a nano-catalyst under a protective atmosphere to a temperature ranging from about C. to about C. and contacting the heated nano-catalysts with an organic vapor to affix carbon nanostructures to the nano-catalysts and form the anchored nanostructure material.
Seals; Roland D. (Oak Ridge, TX), Menchhofer; Paul A. (Clinton, TX), Howe; Jane Y. (Oak Ridge, TN), Wang; Wei (Oak Ridge, TN)
Babcock & Wilcox Technical Services Y-12, LLC (Oak Ridge, TN)
13/ 652,936
October 16, 2012
GOVERNMENT RIGHTS The U.S. Government has rights to this invention pursuant to contract number DE-AC05-00OR22800 between the U.S. Department of Energy and Babcock & Wilcox Technical Services Y-12, LLC. This invention was made with government support under Contract No. DE-AC05-00OR22725 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The government has certain rights in the invention.