Claudio Boffito, Aldo Barosi, Alessandro Figini: Non-evaporable ternary gettering alloy and method of use for the sorption of water, water vapor and other gases. SAES Getters S p A, David R Murphy, January 26, 1982: US04312669 (91 worldwide citation)

A non-evaporable getter alloy is provided which can be used in a process for the sorption of gas from a closed vessel comprising the step of:

Claudio Boffito, Alessio Corazza, Stefano Tominetti: Nonevaporable getter alloys. SAES Getters S p A, Hickman Stephens & Coleman, October 5, 1999: US05961750 (35 worldwide citation)

Nonevaporable getter alloys containing Zr, Co, and a third component A selected from the rare each metals and mixtures thereof, e.g., mischmetal. A most preferred alloy contains about 80.8 wt % Zr, about 14.2 wt % Co, and about 5 wt % A. These alloys are advantageous because they are suitable for ge ...

Claudio Boffito, Bruno Ferrario: Device and process for the removal of hydrogen from a vacuum enclosure at cryogenic temperatures and especially high energy particle accelerators. SAES Getters S p A, David R Murphy, November 22, 1994: US05365742 (33 worldwide citation)

A device for the removal of hydrogen from a vacuum enclosure at cryogenic temperatures, especially high energy particle accelerators which comprises a metal support preferably in the form of a strip of aluminium and a composition able to sorb hydrogen adherent to the support in particular on at leas ...

Claudio Boffito, Antonio Schiabel, Allessandro Gallitognotta: Thermally insulating jacket and related process. SAES Getters S p A, Quaintance & Murphy, April 25, 1995: US05408832 (32 worldwide citation)

Improved process for evacuating the thermally insulating jacket of a dewar having an inner wall and an outer wall, with the inner space between said walls completely or partially filled with an insulating material, containing also a moisture sorbing material and a getter material, in which said mois ...

Aldo Barosi, Claudio Boffito: Non-evaporable ternary gettering alloy, particularly for the sorption of water and water vapor in nuclear reactor fuel elements. SAES Getters S p A, David R Murphy, March 13, 1990: US04907948 (21 worldwide citation)

The scope of the present invention is the provision of a non-evaporable gettering ternary alloy particularly for the sorption of water and water vapor in nuclear reactor fuel elements.

Claudio Boffito, John D Baker: Getter materials for cracking ammonia. Hickman Stephens & Coleman, November 2, 1999: US05976723 (19 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for cracking ammonia to produce hydrogen. The method includes the steps of passing ammonia over an ammonia-cracking catalyst which is an alloy including (1) alloys having the general formula Zr.sub.1-x Ti.sub.x M.sub.1 M.sub.2, wherein M.sub.1 and M.sub.2 are selected independen ...

Antonio Schiabel, Claudio Boffito: Combination of materials for mercury-dispensing devices, method of preparation and devices thus obtained. Saes Getters S p A, Hickman Beyer & Weaver, May 28, 1996: US05520560 (17 worldwide citation)

A mercury-dispensing combination suitable to release an amount of mercury higher than 60% during the activation step, even after partial oxidation, includes a mercury-dispensing intermetallic compound A with Hg and a second metal selected among Ti, Zr and mixtures thereof, as well as a promoting all ...

Alessio Corazza, Claudio Boffito, Alessandro Gallitognotta, Richard C Kullberg, Michael L Ferris: Method for forming supported thin layers of non-evaporable getter material and getter devices formed thereby. SAES Getters S p A, Hickman & Martine, March 16, 1999: US05882727 (16 worldwide citation)

A method for forming a supported thin layer of non-evaporable getter (NEG) material and a getter device formed thereby are provided. A suspension comprised of non-evaporable getter (NEG) material particles in a dispersing medium is prepared. The NEG material particles in the suspension have a partic ...

Sergio Carella, Claudio Boffito: Field emitter flat display containing a getter and process for obtaining it. Saes Getters S P A, Hickman Stephens Coleman & Hughes, March 28, 2000: US06042443 (15 worldwide citation)

A process for producing a field emitter flat display includes providing a supported porous layer of a non-evaporable getter material by depositing the non-evaporable getter material on a substrate followed by sintering the deposited material. The substrate having the porous layer of non-evaporable g ...

Paolo Manini, Claudio Boffito: Combination of getter materials and device for containing the same. Saes Getters S p A, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, March 13, 2001: US06200494 (13 worldwide citation)

A combination of getter materials particularly suitable to maintain vacuum in devices which cannot be heated at temperatures higher than about 200° C. The getter comprises: a mixture MO/Pd between an oxide of a transition metal MO chosen among cobalt oxide, copper oxide or their combinations and met ...