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Title: Microwave plasma CVD of NANO structured tin/carbon composites

Abstract

A method for forming a graphitic tin-carbon composite at low temperatures is described. The method involves using microwave radiation to produce a neutral gas plasma in a reactor cell. At least one organo tin precursor material in the reactor cell forms a tin-carbon film on a supporting substrate disposed in the cell under influence of the plasma. The three dimensional carbon matrix material with embedded tin nanoparticles can be used as an electrode in lithium-ion batteries.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Warszawa, PL
  2. Lafayette, CA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (LBNL), Berkeley, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1068841
Patent Number(s):
8221853
Application Number:
12/549,716
Assignee:
The Regents of the University of California (Oakland, CA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
H - ELECTRICITY H01 - BASIC ELECTRIC ELEMENTS H01J - ELECTRIC DISCHARGE TUBES OR DISCHARGE LAMPS
H - ELECTRICITY H05 - ELECTRIC TECHNIQUES NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR H05H - PLASMA TECHNIQUE
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-05CH11231
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

Citation Formats

Marcinek, Marek, and Kostecki, Robert. Microwave plasma CVD of NANO structured tin/carbon composites. United States: N. p., 2012. Web.
Marcinek, Marek, & Kostecki, Robert. Microwave plasma CVD of NANO structured tin/carbon composites. United States.
Marcinek, Marek, and Kostecki, Robert. Tue . "Microwave plasma CVD of NANO structured tin/carbon composites". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1068841.
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