US Patent Application No: 2001/0003,576

Number of patents in Portfolio can not be more than 2000

Gelcasting polymeric precursors for producing net-shaped graphites

Stats

ATTORNEY / AGENT: (SPONSORED)

Importance

Loading Importance Indicators... loading....

Abstract

See full text

The present invention discloses a method for molding complex and intricately shaped high density monolithic carbon, carbon-carbon, graphite, and thermoplastic composites using gelcasting technology. The method comprising a polymeric carbon precursor, a solvent, a dispersant, an anti-foaming agent, a monomer system, and an initiator system. The components are combined to form a suspension which is poured into a mold and heat-treated to form a thermoplastic part. The thermoplastic part can then be further densified and heat-treated to produce a high density carbon or graphite composite. The present invention also discloses the products derived from this method.

Loading the Abstract Image... loading....

First Claim

See full text

Family

Loading Family data... loading....

Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
ENERGY, UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OFWASHINGTON, DC593

International Classification(s)

  • [Classification Symbol]
  • [Patents Count]

Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Janney, Mark A Knoxville, TN 16 175
Klett, James W Knoxville, TN 45 590

Cited Art Landscape

  • No Cited Art to Display

Patent Citation Ranking

Forward Cite Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY (1)
6,860,714 Gas turbine having alloy castings with craze-free cooling passages 2 2002
 
NANOCOMP TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (22)
7,993,620 Systems and methods for formation and harvesting of nanofibrous materials 3 2006
* 2008/0286,546 Continuous glassy carbon composite materials reinforced with carbon nanotubes and methods of manufacturing same 7 2007
* 2008/0014,431 Systems and methods of synthesis of extended length nanostructures 38 2007
* 2009/0047,513 Materials for Thermal Protection and Methods of Manufacturing Same 9 2008
* 2008/0225,464 Supercapacitors and Methods of Manufacturing Same 6 2008
9,061,913 Injector apparatus and methods for production of nanostructures 0 2008
* 2009/0117,025 Injector Apparatus and Methods for Production of Nanostructures 13 2008
8,246,886 Chemically-assisted alignment of nanotubes within extensible structures 3 2008
* 2009/0075,545 Chemically-Assisted Alignment of Nanotubes Within Extensible Structures 11 2008
8,057,777 Systems and methods for controlling chirality of nanotubes 0 2008
9,236,669 Electrically and thermally non-metallic conductive nanostructure-based adapters 0 2008
* 2009/0042,455 Electrically and Thermally Non-Metallic Conductive Nanostructure-Based Adapters 10 2008
* 2009/0044,848 Nanostructured Material-Based Thermoelectric Generators 20 2008
9,198,232 Nanostructure-based heating devices and methods of use 0 2009
* 2009/0277,897 NANOSTRUCTURE-BASED HEATING DEVICES AND METHODS OF USE 27 2009
* 2010/0099,319 Systems and Methods for Synthesis of Extended Length Nanostructures 28 2009
8,354,593 Hybrid conductors and method of making same 1 2009
* 2011/0005,808 Hybrid Conductors and Method of Making Same 18 2009
* 2010/0324,656 Carbon Composite Materials and Methods of Manufacturing Same 11 2010
* 2011/0214,850 Nanotube Materials for Thermal Management of Electronic Components 1 2011
8,999,285 Systems and methods for formation and harvesting of nanofibrous materials 0 2011
9,396,829 Carbon nanotube-based coaxial electrical cables and wiring harness 0 2014
 
Nanocomp Technologies (1)
8,847,074 Carbon nanotube-based coaxial electrical cables and wiring harness 2 2009
 
NANCOMP TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (2)
7,898,079 Nanotube materials for thermal management of electronic components 4 2006
* 2006/0269,670 Systems and methods for thermal management of electronic components 10 2006
* Cited By Examiner