Timothy Allan Bell, Wronald Scott Best, Michael Patrick Chouinard, Paul Francis Herman, James Lewis Hohman Jr, Laurence J Levase, Tyau Jeen Lin, An Gong Yeh, Thomas William Harding: Treatment of deagglomerated particles with plasma-activated species. E I du Pont de Nemours and Company, James A Costello, Sudhir G Deshmukh, December 5, 2000: US06156114 (49 worldwide citation)

A method for treating the surface of substantially each deagglomerated particle of an array of easily agglomerated particles by contacting deagglomerated particles with a plasma-activated gas species and modifying the surfaces of the deagglomerated particles to aid subsequent incorporation of the pa ...