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Title: Stable nanocrystalline metal alloy coatings with ultra-low wear


The present invention relates to metal coatings and methods thereof. In certain embodiments, the invention relates to ultra-low wear noble metal alloys, such as for use in electrical contact coatings.

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Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
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USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
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National Technology & Engineering Solutions of Sandia, LLC (Albuquerque, NM)
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Patent File Date: 05/01/2018
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United States

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Argibay, Nicolas, Chandross, Michael E., Adams, David P., Dugger, Michael T., Clark, Blythe G., Boyce, Brad L., and Lu, Ping. Stable nanocrystalline metal alloy coatings with ultra-low wear. United States: N. p., 2020. Web.
Argibay, Nicolas, Chandross, Michael E., Adams, David P., Dugger, Michael T., Clark, Blythe G., Boyce, Brad L., & Lu, Ping. Stable nanocrystalline metal alloy coatings with ultra-low wear. United States.
Argibay, Nicolas, Chandross, Michael E., Adams, David P., Dugger, Michael T., Clark, Blythe G., Boyce, Brad L., and Lu, Ping. Tue . "Stable nanocrystalline metal alloy coatings with ultra-low wear". United States.
title = {Stable nanocrystalline metal alloy coatings with ultra-low wear},
author = {Argibay, Nicolas and Chandross, Michael E. and Adams, David P. and Dugger, Michael T. and Clark, Blythe G. and Boyce, Brad L. and Lu, Ping},
abstractNote = {The present invention relates to metal coatings and methods thereof. In certain embodiments, the invention relates to ultra-low wear noble metal alloys, such as for use in electrical contact coatings.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
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place = {United States},
year = {2020},
month = {9}

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