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Title: Process for hardening the surface of polymers

Abstract

Hard surfaced polymers and the method for making them is generally described. Polymers are subjected to simultaneous multiple ion beam bombardment, that results in a hardening of the surface and improved wear resistance.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. 105 Timbercrest Dr., Clinton, TN 37716
  2. 189 Outer Dr., Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
868388
Patent Number(s):
5130161
Assignee:
Mansur, Louis K. (105 Timbercrest Dr., Clinton, TN 37716);Lee, Eal H. (189 Outer Dr., Oak Ridge, TN 37830)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
C - CHEMISTRY C23 - COATING METALLIC MATERIAL C23C - COATING METALLIC MATERIAL
B - PERFORMING OPERATIONS B29 - WORKING OF PLASTICS B29C - SHAPING OR JOINING OF PLASTICS
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
process; hardening; surface; polymers; hard; surfaced; method; described; subjected; simultaneous; multiple; beam; bombardment; results; improved; wear; resistance; beam bombardment; wear resistance; improved wear; simultaneous multiple; surfaced polymers; hard surfaced; hard surface; /427/

Citation Formats

Mansur, Louis K, and Lee, Eal H. Process for hardening the surface of polymers. United States: N. p., 1992. Web.
Mansur, Louis K, & Lee, Eal H. Process for hardening the surface of polymers. United States.
Mansur, Louis K, and Lee, Eal H. Wed . "Process for hardening the surface of polymers". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/868388.
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year = {1992},
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