04073999 is referenced by 57 patents and cites 5 patents.

A method for preparing porous ceramic or metallic coatings on substrates and preparing perforated articles which are ceramic or metallic; the method involving utilization of a composition comprising ceramic powder or metallic powder, binder, and solvent whereby at least a portion of the solvent is rapidly volatilized to obtain the porosity in the ceramic or metallic material. The coated substrates and perforated articles are useful for example, as prosthetic devices, catalyst supports, and bone supplementation material.

Title
Porous ceramic or metallic coatings and articles
Application Number
5/576110
Publication Number
4073999
Application Date
May 9, 1975
Publication Date
February 14, 1978
Inventor
Arthur W Pluim Jr
Stillwater
MN, US
Thomas T Bryan
Mahtomedi
MN, US
Agent
Gary L Griswold
Donald M Sell
Cruzan Alexander
Assignee
Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company
MN, US
IPC
B01J 21/00
A61F 1/00
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