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  • Method for forming composites of sub-arrays of fullerene nanotubes 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2011-05-10)
    The formation of arrays of fullerene nanotubes is described. A microscopic molecular array of fullerene nanotubes is formed by assembling subarrays of up to 106 fullerene nanotubes into a composite array.
  • Method for forming composites of sub-arrays of single-wall carbon nanotubes 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2006-01-17)
    This invention relates generally to forming arrays of single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWNT). In one embodiment, the present invention involves forming a macroscopic molecular array of tubular carbon molecules, said method ...
  • Method for fractionating single-wall carbon nanotubes 

    Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Hafner, Jason H.; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Smalley, Richard E.; Liu, Jie; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2008-04-15)
    The invention relates generally to dispersing and fractionating single-wall carbon nanotubes, which can be derivatized to facilitate fractionation, for example, by adding solubilizing moieties to the nanotubes.
  • Method for functionalizating carbon naontubes utilizing peroxides 

    Khabashesku, Valery N.; Peng, Haiqing; Margrave, John L.; Margrave, Mary Lou; Billups, Edward W.; Ying, Yunming (2011-07-12)
    A method for functionalizing the wall of single-wall or multi-wall carbon nanotubes involves the use of acyl peroxides to generate carbon-centered free radicals. The method allows for the chemical attachment of a variety ...
  • Method for functionalizing carbon nanotubes utilizing peroxides 

    Khabashesku, Valery N.; Peng, Haiqing; Margrave, John L.; Margrave, Mary Lou; Billups, Edward W.; Ying, Yunming (2010-06-22)
    A method for functionalizing the wall of single-wall or multi-wall carbon nanotubes involves the use of acyl peroxides to generate carbon-centered free radicals. The method allows for the chemical attachment of a variety ...
  • Method for functionalizing carbon nanotubes utilizing peroxides 

    Khabashesku, Valery N.; Peng, Haiqing; Margrave, Mary Lou; Billups, Edward W.; Ying, Yunming (2006-10-24)
    A method for functionalizing the wall of single-wall or multi-wall carbon nanotubes involves the use of acyl peroxides to generate carbon-centered free radicals. The method allows for the chemical attachment of a variety ...
  • Method for growing continuous carbon fiber and compositions thereof 

    Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Hafner, Jason H.; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Smalley, Richard E.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Liu, Jie; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2004-06-29)
    This invention relates generally to a method for growing carbon fiber from single-wall carbon nanotube (SWNT) molecular arrays. The carbon fiber which comprises an aggregation of substantially parallel carbon nanotubes may ...
  • Method for growing continuous fiber 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2004-06-15)
    This invention relates generally to a method for growing carbon fiber from single-wall carbon nanotube (SWNT) molecular arrays. In one embodiment, the present invention involves a macroscopic molecular array of at least ...
  • Method for growing single-wall carbon nanotubes utilizing seed molecules 

    Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Hafner, Jason H.; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Smalley, Richard E. (2004-06-29)
    This invention relates generally to a method for growing single-wall carbon nanotube (SWNT) from seed molecules. The supported or unsupported SWNT seed materials can be combined with a suitable growth catalyst by opening ...
  • Method for growing single-wall carbon nanotubes utlizing seed molecules 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2005-09-27)
    This invention relates generally to a method for growing single-wall carbon nanotube (SWNT) from seed molecules. The supported or unsupported SWNT seed materials can be combined with a suitable growth catalyst by opening ...
  • Method for high speed microscopy with three-dimensional laser beam scanning 

    Saggau, Peter; Reddy, Duemani; Iyer, Vijay (2008-02-19)
    A system and method for independently controlling the collimation and lateral positioning of a light beam comprises at least one acousto-optic deflector and a pair of counter propagating acoustic waves with offset frequencies. ...
  • Method for low temperature growth of inorganic materials from solution using catalyzed growth and re-growth 

    Barron, Andrew R.; Whitsitt, Elizabeth Anne (2012-06-19)
    The present invention involves a method and apparatus for depositing a silicon oxide onto a substrate from solution at low temperatures in a manner that produces homogeneous growth of the silicon oxide. The method generally ...
  • Method for low temperature growth of inorganic materials from solution using catalyzed growth and re-growth 

    Barron, Andrew R.; Whitsitt, Elizabeth Anne (2010-05-18)
    The present invention involves a method and apparatus for depositing a silicon oxide onto a substrate from solution at low temperatures in a manner that produces homogeneous growth of the silicon oxide. The method generally ...
  • Method for nanoencapsulation 

    Gheith, Muhammed K.; Fang, Yu-lun; Wong, Michael S. (2014-03-04)
    Methods of nanoencapsulation are described herein. Embodiments of the method utilize the coacervation of a cationic polyelectrolyte with an anionic polyelectrolyte to form a novel capsular matrix. In particular, the novel ...
  • Method for preparation of new superhard B-C-N material and material made therefrom 

    Khabashesku, Valery N.; Filonenko, Vladimir P.; Davydov, Valery Aleksandrovich (2013-05-28)
    According to some embodiments, a method of preparing a superhard material involves using mixtures of boron with carbon nitride of C3N4 stoichiometry as precursors. The C3N4 may be nanospherical. The result of chemical ...
  • Method for producing a catalyst support and compositions thereof 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2006-05-09)
    This invention relates generally to a method for producing single-wall carbon nanotube (SWNT) catalyst supports and compositions thereof. In one embodiment, SWNTs or SWNT structures can be employed as the support material. ...
  • Method for producing a catalyst support and compositions thereof 

    Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Hafner, Jason H.; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Smalley, Richard E. (2004-11-30)
    This invention relates generally to a method for producing single-wall carbon nanotube (SWNT) catalyst supports and compositions thereof. In one embodiment, SWNTs or SWNT structures can be employed as the support material. ...
  • Method for producing a catalyst support and compositions thereof 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2008-06-24)
    This invention relates generally to a method for producing fullerene nanotube catalyst supports and compositions thereof. In one embodiment, fullerene nanotubes or fullerene nanotube structures can be employed as the support ...
  • Method for producing self-assembled objects comprising fullerene nanotubes and compositions thereof 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2008-09-02)
    This invention relates generally to a method for producing self-assembled objects comprising fullerene nanotubes and compositions thereof. In one embodiment, the present invention involves a three-dimensional structure of ...
  • Method for producing self-assembled objects comprising single-wall carbon nanotubes and compositions thereof 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2006-05-23)
    This invention relates generally to a method for producing self-assembled objects comprising single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) and compositions thereof. In one embodiment, the present invention involves a three-dimensional ...
  • Method for purification of as-produced fullerene nanotubes 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2008-04-08)
    This invention relates generally to a fullerene nanotube purification process and more particularly to a purification process that comprises heating the fullerene nanotube-containing felt under oxidizing conditions to ...
  • Method for purification of as-produced single-wall carbon nanotubes 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2005-08-30)
    This invention relates generally to a single-wall carbon nanotube (SWNT) purification process and more particularly to a purification process that comprises heating the SWNT-containing felt under oxidizing conditions to ...
  • Method for purification of as-produced single-wall carbon nanotubes 

    Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Hafner, Jason H.; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Smalley, Richard E.; Liu, Jie; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2006-10-03)
    This invention relates generally to a single-wall carbon nanotube (SWNT) purification process and more particularly to a purification process that comprises heating the SWNT-containing felt under oxidizing conditions to ...
  • Method for scalable production of nanoshells using salt assisted purification of intermediate colloid-seeded nanoparticles 

    Halas, Nancy J.; Bradley, Robert K. (2005-06-21)
    A method for purifying a suspension containing colloid-seeded nanoparticles and excess colloids is provided that includes adding to the suspension a filter aid comprising a salt. The method further includes filtering the ...
  • Method for separating single-wall carbon nanotubes and compositions thereof 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Hauge, Robert H.; Kittrell, Carter W.; Sivarajan, Ramesh; Strano, Michael S.; Bachilo, Sergei M.; Weisman, Bruce R. (2006-07-11)
    The invention relates to a process for sorting and separating a mixture of (n, m) type single-wall carbon nanotubes according to (n, m) type. A mixture of (n, m) type single-wall carbon nanotubes is suspended such that the ...
  • Method of approximation 

    Brown, Ernest W. (Ernest William), 1866-1938 (1932-01)
  • The method of discontinuity in recent art and literature 

    Cazamian, Louis François,1877-1965 (1924-04)
  • Method of forming composite arrays of single-wall carbon nanotubes and compositions thereof 

    Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Hafner, Jason H.; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Smalley, Richard E.; Liu, Jie; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2005-09-06)
    This invention relates generally to forming arrays of single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWNT) and compositions thereof. In one embodiment, the present invention involves forming an array from more than one separately prepared ...
  • Method of making a molecule-surface interface 

    Tour, James M.; Stewart, Michael P. (2007-02-13)
    This invention is generally related to a method of making a molecule-surface interface comprising at least one surface comprising at least one material and at least one organic group wherein the organic group is adjoined ...
  • Method of making a molecule-surface interface 

    Tour, James M.; Stewart, Michael P. (2009-05-05)
    This invention is generally related to a method of making a molecule-surface interface comprising at least one surface comprising at least one material and at least one organic group wherein the organic group is adjoined ...
  • Method of making a nanoscale electronic device 

    Pang, Harry F.; Tour, James M. (2005-09-20)
    The present invention relates to a method of making a nanoscale electronic device wherein said device comprises a gap between about 0.1 nm and about 100 nm between at least two conductors, semiconductors or the combination ...
  • Method of making poly(propylene fumarate-coethylene oxide) 

    Suggs, Laura J.; Payne, Richard G.; Yaszemski, Michael J.; Mikos, Antonios G. (1997-07-01)
    A biodegradable block copolymer made from the transesterfication of a poly(propylene fumarate) prepolymer and a poly(ethylene oxide) prepolymer. The block copolymer poly(propylene fumarate -co- ethylene oxide) is capable ...
  • Method of making ropes of single-wall carbon nanotubes 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Guo, Ting; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2001-02-06)
    This invention provides a method of making single-wall carbon nanotubes by laser vaporizing a mixture of carbon and one or more Group VIII transition metals. Single-wall carbon nanotubes preferentially form in the vapor ...
  • Method to fabricate inhomogeneous particles 

    Murthy, Vinit S.; Wong, Michael S. (2011-08-30)
    A method for making inhomogeneous microparticles comprises a) providing an amount of each of at least two polyelectrolytes having a charge, b) providing an amount of a counterion having a valence of at least 2, c) combining ...
  • Method to fabricate microcapsules from polymers and charged nanoparticles 

    Rana, Rohit K.; Murthy, Vinit S.; Wong, Michael S. (2010-11-09)
    A method for making hollow nanoparticles, comprises a) providing an amount of a polyelectrolyte having a charge, b) providing an amount of a counterion having a valence of at least 2, c) combining the polyelectrolyte and ...
  • Methodism in England, America and Trinity East 

    Bryant, Thelma Scott (1998-01-01)
  • Methodist Expert On Coptic Church Arrives For Talks 

    Unknown author (1962-11-28)
  • Methodist Hospital 

    Morris, H. H. (1920-01-01)
  • “Methodology for the Infinite Archive”: Exploring the Implications of Digital Resources and Tools for Literary Scholarship 

    Spiro, Lisa (2009)
    Slides from an April 2009 presentation on digital humanities research at item A&M University. Remixes some elements from previous presentations. The title pays tribute to Bill Turkel's blog of the same name.
  • Methods and compositions for bone formation 

    Davis, Alan R.; Davis, Elizabeth A.; Moran, Kevin; Olabisi, Ronke; West, Jennifer L.; Franco, Christy (2015-02-24)
    A method and system to induce bone growth by locally delivering bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) to the target location for a prolonged period without invasive procedures are disclosed. The new bone growth is induced by ...
  • Methods and materials for fabrication of alumoxane polymers 

    Cook, Ronald L.; Barron, Andrew R.; Gleason, Kevin Joseph; MacQueen, David Brent; Siparsky, Georgette Laila; Koide, Yoshihiro; Vogelson, Cullen Taylor (2002-04-09)
    A composition of matter, comprising: a chemically functionalized carboxylate-alumoxane that is functionalized with a chemically reactive substituent, and a reactive compound, wherein the chemically reactive substituent ...
  • Methods and systems of digital rights management for integrated circuits 

    Koushanfar, Farinaz; Potkonjak, Miodrag (2015-02-24)
    Methods for remote activation and permanent or temporary deactivation of integrated circuits (IC) for digital rights management are disclosed. Remote activation enables designers to remotely control each IC manufactured ...
  • Methods for concurrent generation of velocity models and depth images from seismic data 

    Jaiswal, Priyank; Zelt, Colin A. (2014-12-02)
    In various embodiments, the present disclosure describes methods for processing seismic data to concurrently produce a velocity model and a depth image. Various embodiments of the methods include: a) acquiring seismic data; ...
  • Methods for detecting multi-locus genotype-phenotype association 

    Kilpatrick, Jeffrey R. (2010)
    Solutions to the genotype-phenotype problem seek to identify the set of genetic mutations and interactions between them which modify risk for and severity of a trait of interest. I propose association graph reduction (AGR), ...
  • Methods for magnetic imaging of geological structures 

    Schmidt, Howard K.; Tour, James M. (2012-09-18)
    Methods for imaging geological structures include injecting magnetic materials into the geological structures, placing at least one magnetic probe in a proximity to the geological structures, generating a magnetic field ...
  • Methods for preparation of graphene nanoribbons from carbon nanotubes and compositions- thin films and devices derived therefrom 

    Tour, James M.; Kosynkin, Dmitry V.; Higginbotham, Amanda; Price, Brandi Katherine (2014-04-22)
    Methods for producing macroscopic quantities of oxidized graphene nanoribbons are disclosed herein. The methods include providing a plurality of carbon nanotubes and reacting the plurality of carbon nanotubes with at least ...
  • Methods for preparing carbon nanotube/polymer composites using free radical precursors 

    Khabashesku, Valery N.; Barrera, Enrique V.; Mcintosh, Daneesh; Peña-Paras, Laura (2011-11-22)
    In some embodiments, the present invention is directed to methods of fully integrating CNTs and the surrounding polymer matrix in CNT/polymer composites. In some such embodiments, such integration comprises interfacial ...
  • Methods for producing composites of fullerene nanotubes and compositions thereof 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2008-09-02)
    This invention relates generally to a method for producing composites of fullerene nanotubes and compositions thereof. In one embodiment, the present invention involves a method of producing a composite material that ...
  • Methods for producing composites of single-wall carbon nanotubes and compositions thereof 

    Smalley, Richard E.; Colbert, Daniel T.; Dai, Hongjie; Liu, Jie; Rinzler, Andrew G.; Hafner, Jason H.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Guo, Ting; Nikolaev, Pavel; Thess, Andreas (2006-09-12)
    This invention relates generally to a method for producing composites of single-wall carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) and compositions thereof. In one embodiment, the present invention involves a method of producing a composite ...
  • Methods for producing submicron metal line and island arrays 

    Moran, Cristin Erin; Radloff, Corey J.; Halas, Nancy J. (2005-04-05)
    This process results in directed electroless plating of the metal to form discrete metal structures over the entire surface. Because the surface is pre-patterned with passivated regions inert to metal deposition, the metal ...
  • Methods for real-time actuator-sensor-failure and structural damage detection 

    Li, Zhiling (2006)
    This research focuses on isolation and quantification aspects of structural damage detection using global damage detection methods. It includes two parts: (1) isolation and detection of failure of the actuator/sensor/structural ...
  • Methods for selective functionalization and separation of carbon nanotubes 

    Strano, Michael S.; Usrey, Monica; Barone, Paul; Dyke, Christopher A.; Tour, James M.; Kittrell, Carter W.; Hauge, Robert H.; Smalley, Richard E.; Marek, Irene Morin (2011-02-15)
    The present invention is directed toward methods of selectively functionalizing carbon nanotubes of a specific type or range of types, based on their electronic properties, using diazonium chemistry. The present invention ...
  • Methods for solubilizing and separating large fullerenes 

    Rai, Pradeep K.; Parra-Vasquez, Nicholas A. G.; Peng, Haiqing; Hauge, Robert H.; Pasquali, Matteo (2013-11-26)
    We have discovered that size dependent solubility of large fullerenes in strong acids is dependent on acid strength. This provides a scalable method for separating large fullerenes by size. According to some embodiments, ...
  • Methods of attaching or grafting carbon nanotubes to silicon surfaces and composite structures derived therefrom 

    Tour, James M.; Chen, Bo; Flatt, Austen K.; Stewart, Michael P.; Dyke, Christopher A.; Maya, Francisco (2012-04-17)
    The present invention is directed toward methods of attaching or grafting carbon nanotubes (CNTs) to silicon surfaces. In some embodiments, such attaching or grafting occurs via functional groups on either or both of the ...
  • Methods of chemically derivatizing single-wall carbon nanotubes 

    Margrave, John L.; Mickelson, Edward T.; Hauge, Robert H.; Boul, Peter; Huffman, Chad; Liu, Jie; Smalley, Richard E.; Smith, Kenneth A.; Colbert, Daniel T. (2005-01-11)
    This invention is directed to making chemical derivatives of carbon nanotubes and to uses for the derivatized nanotubes, including making arrays as a basis for synthesis of carbon fibers. In one embodiment, this invention ...
  • Methods of electrically characterizing zinc selenide epitaxial layers on gallium arsenide substrates 

    Haynes, William Brian (1994)
    A number of different methods for electrically characterizing ZnSe thin films are presented. These include the Hall effect, current-voltage profiling, and capacitance-voltage profiling. The planar Schottky technique is ...
  • Methods of micro manipulating giant lipid vesicles for the studies of molecular interactions with membranes and membrane-membrane interactions 

    Sun, Yen (2011)
    The lipid matrix of cell membranes is a natural binding site for amphipathic molecules. Consequently there are water-soluble, amphipathic peptides and proteins that exert their functions on membranes. Studies also showed ...
  • Methods of suppressing fibrosis and fibrocyte formation 

    Gomer, Richard; Pilling, Darrell (2010-02-23)
    The present invention relates to the ability of SAP to suppress the differentiation of monocytes into fibrocytes. It also relates to the ability of IL-12, laminin-1, cross-linked IgG and IgG aggregates to suppress the ...
  • METHOXYPHOSPHONIUM IONS 

    COLLE, KARLA SCHALL (1978)