2006-160597 is referenced by 10 patents.

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide carbon that are economically produced from carbon precursor selected from naturally occurring carbohydrate, pitch derived from coal tar, pitch derived from petroleum and combinations thereof, a process for making such carbon and the use of such carbon in the formation of electrode structures for use in (i) energy storage applications such as batteries, fuel cells and electric double layer capacitors and (ii) capacitive water deionization applications.SOLUTION: A carbon material is derived from carbon precursor selected from naturally occurring carbohydrate, pitch derived from coal tar, pitch derived from petroleum and combinations thereof, contains elemental nitrogen in a quantity more than 1.0 wt.% and has a surface area larger than 1,500 m2/g.

Title
Carbon useful for energy storage apparatus
Application Number
2005-319016
Publication Number
2006-160597
Application Date
November 2, 2005
Publication Date
June 22, 2006
Inventor
Parker Garth R Jr
Lundquist Eric G
Assignee
Rohm &Amp Haas Co
IPC
H01M 04/96
H01M 10/40
H01M 04/58
H01M 04/02
C01B 31/10
H01G 09/058
C01B 31/02