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A Paul Alivisatos, Erik C Scher, Liberato Manna: Shaped nanocrystal particles and methods for making the same. The Regents of the University of California, Patrick R Jewik, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, Charles R Nold, February 15, 2005: US06855202 (118 worldwide citation)

Shaped nanocrystal particles and methods for making shaped nanocrystal particles are disclosed. One embodiment includes a method for forming a branched, nanocrystal particle. It includes (a) forming a core having a first crystal structure in a solution, (b) forming a first arm extending from the cor ...


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A Paul Alivisatos, Joerg Rockenberger: Process for making surfactant capped nanocrystals. The Regents of the University of California, Charles R Nold, Paul Martin, August 27, 2002: US06440213 (78 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a process for making surfactant capped nanocrystals of transition metal oxides. The process comprises reacting a metal cupferron complex of the formula M Cup, wherein M is a transition metal, and Cup is a cupferron, with a coordinating surfactant, the reaction being conducted at a tempe ...


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Craig P Jacobson, Steven J Visco, Lutgard C De Jonghe: Electrochemical device and process of making. The Regents of the University of California, Charles R Nold, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, July 27, 2004: US06767662 (59 worldwide citation)

A process of making an electrochemical device comprising providing a trilayer structure comprising an electrode/electrolyte/electrode and simultaneously sintering the trilayer structure.


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A Paul Alivisatos, Joerg Rockenberger: Process for making surfactant capped metal oxide nanocrystals, and products produced by the process. The Regents of the University of California, Charles R Nold, Lawrence Berkeley, National Laboratory, January 10, 2006: US06984369 (34 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a process for making surfactant capped nanocrystals of metal oxides which are dispersable in organic solvents. The process comprises decomposing a metal cupferron complex of the formula MXCupX, wherein M is a metal, and Cup is a N-substituted N-Nitroso hydroxylamine, in the presence of ...


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George J Moridis, Curtis M Oldenburg: Process for guidance, containment, treatment, and imaging in a subsurface environment utilizing ferro-fluids. The Regents of the University of California, Charles R Nold, David J Aston, Henry P Sartorio, June 26, 2001: US06250848 (25 worldwide citation)

Disclosed are processes for monitoring and control of underground contamination, which involve the application of ferrofluids. Two broad uses of ferrofluids are described: (1) to control liquid movement by the application of strong external magnetic fields; and (2) to image liquids by standard geoph ...


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C Judson King, Scott M Husson: Acid sorption regeneration process using carbon dioxide. The Regents of the University of California, Charles R Nold, John Mahoney, Paul Martin, November 13, 2001: US06316668 (19 worldwide citation)

Carboxylic acids are sorbed from aqueous feedstocks onto a solid adsorbent in the presence of carbon dioxide under pressure. The acids are freed from the sorbent phase by a suitable regeneration method, one of which is treating them with an organic alkylamine solution thus forming an alkylamine-carb ...


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Sophie Lelièvre, Mina Bissell: Utilization of nuclear structural proteins for targeted therapy and detection of proliferative and differentiation disorders. The Regents of the University of California, Charles R Nold, David J Aston, September 11, 2001: US06287790 (19 worldwide citation)

The localization of nuclear apparatus proteins (NUMA) is used to identify tumor cells and different stages in the tumor progression and differentiation processes. There is a characteristic organization of NuMA in tumor cells and in phenotypically normal cells. NuMA distribution patterns are signific ...


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Thomas J Richardson: Electrochromic materials, devices and process of making. The Regents of the University of California, Charles R Nold, November 11, 2003: US06647166 (16 worldwide citation)

Thin films of transition metal compositions formed with magnesium that are metals, alloys, hydrides or mixtures of alloys, metals and/or hydrides exhibit reversible color changes on application of electric current or hydrogen. Thin films of these materials are suitable for optical switching elements ...


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Craig P Jacobson, Steven J Visco, Lutgard C DeJonghe: Metal current collect protected by oxide film. The Regents of the University of California, Charles R Nold, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, May 25, 2004: US06740441 (12 worldwide citation)

Provided are low-cost, mechanically strong, highly electronically conductive current collects and associated structures for solid-state electrochemical devices, techniques for forming these structures, and devices incorporating the structures. The invention provides solid state electrochemical devic ...


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Edith D Bourret Courchesne: Method of growing GaN films with a low density of structural defects using an interlayer. The Regents of the University of California, Charles R Nold, March 18, 2003: US06534332 (9 worldwide citation)

A dramatic reduction of the dislocation density in GaN was obtained by insertion of a single thin interlayer grown at an intermediate temperature (IT-IL) after the growth of an initial grown at high temperature. A description of the growth process is presented with characterization results aimed at ...