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Title: Ligand-exchangeable nanoparticles and methods of making the same

Abstract

An aspect of the present disclosure is a nanocrystal that includes a nanocrystal core and a ligand coordinated to a surface of the nanocrystal core, where the ligand includes a functionalized aromatic molecule. In some embodiments of the present disclosure, the functionalized aromatic molecule may include at least one of cinnamic acid (CAH) and/or a functionalized CAH molecule.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1632488
Patent Number(s):
10544168
Application Number:
15/623,910
Assignee:
Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC (Golden, CO); Colorado School of Mines (Golden, CO); The Regents of the University of Colorado, a body corporate (Denver, CO)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C09 - DYES C09K - MATERIALS FOR MISCELLANEOUS APPLICATIONS, NOT PROVIDED FOR ELSEWHERE
C - CHEMISTRY C07 - ORGANIC CHEMISTRY C07F - ACYCLIC, CARBOCYCLIC OR HETEROCYCLIC COMPOUNDS CONTAINING ELEMENTS OTHER THAN CARBON, HYDROGEN, HALOGEN, OXYGEN, NITROGEN, SULFUR, SELENIUM OR TELLURIUM
DOE Contract Number:  
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 06/15/2017
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Beard, Matthew C., Kroupa, Daniel McCray, and Sellinger, Alan. Ligand-exchangeable nanoparticles and methods of making the same. United States: N. p., 2020. Web.
Beard, Matthew C., Kroupa, Daniel McCray, & Sellinger, Alan. Ligand-exchangeable nanoparticles and methods of making the same. United States.
Beard, Matthew C., Kroupa, Daniel McCray, and Sellinger, Alan. Tue . "Ligand-exchangeable nanoparticles and methods of making the same". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1632488.
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