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Title: Durable metallized polymer mirror

Abstract

A metallized polymer mirror construction is disclosed having improved durability against delamination and tunneling, comprising: an outer layer of polymeric material; a metal oxide layer underlying the outer layer of polymeric material; a silver reflective layer underneath the metal oxide layer; and a layer of adhesive attaching the silver layer to a substrate. 6 figs.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States); Midwest Research Institute, Kansas City, MO (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
7009058
Patent Number(s):
5361172 A
Application Number:
PPN: US 8-007286
Assignee:
Midwest Research Inst., Kansas City, MO (United States)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-83CH10093
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 21 Jan 1993
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; SOLAR REFLECTORS; DESIGN; COMPOSITE MATERIALS; LAYERS; MIRRORS; RELIABILITY; EQUIPMENT; MATERIALS; SOLAR CONCENTRATORS; SOLAR EQUIPMENT; 141000* - Solar Collectors & Concentrators

Citation Formats

Schissel, P O, Kennedy, C E, Jorgensen, G J, Shinton, Y D, and Goggin, R M. Durable metallized polymer mirror. United States: N. p., 1994. Web.
Schissel, P O, Kennedy, C E, Jorgensen, G J, Shinton, Y D, & Goggin, R M. Durable metallized polymer mirror. United States.
Schissel, P O, Kennedy, C E, Jorgensen, G J, Shinton, Y D, and Goggin, R M. Tue . "Durable metallized polymer mirror". United States.
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abstractNote = {A metallized polymer mirror construction is disclosed having improved durability against delamination and tunneling, comprising: an outer layer of polymeric material; a metal oxide layer underlying the outer layer of polymeric material; a silver reflective layer underneath the metal oxide layer; and a layer of adhesive attaching the silver layer to a substrate. 6 figs.},
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