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Title: Paint for detection of radiological or chemical agents

Abstract

A paint that warns of radiological or chemical substances comprising a paint operatively connected to the surface, an indicator material carried by the paint that provides an indication of the radiological or chemical substances, and a thermo-activation material carried by the paint. In one embodiment, a method of warning of radiological or chemical substances comprising the steps of painting a surface with an indicator material, and monitoring the surface for indications of the radiological or chemical substances. In another embodiment, a paint is operatively connected to a vehicle and an indicator material is carried by the paint that provides an indication of the radiological or chemical substances.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. Tracy, CA
  2. Martinez, CA
  3. Danville, CA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
991734
Patent Number(s):
7,780,912
Application Number:
11/293,657
Assignee:
Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (Livermore, CA) OAK
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
46 INSTRUMENTATION RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Citation Formats

Farmer, Joseph C, Brunk, James L, and Day, Sumner Daniel. Paint for detection of radiological or chemical agents. United States: N. p., 2010. Web.
Farmer, Joseph C, Brunk, James L, & Day, Sumner Daniel. Paint for detection of radiological or chemical agents. United States.
Farmer, Joseph C, Brunk, James L, and Day, Sumner Daniel. Tue . "Paint for detection of radiological or chemical agents". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/991734.
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title = {Paint for detection of radiological or chemical agents},
author = {Farmer, Joseph C and Brunk, James L and Day, Sumner Daniel},
abstractNote = {A paint that warns of radiological or chemical substances comprising a paint operatively connected to the surface, an indicator material carried by the paint that provides an indication of the radiological or chemical substances, and a thermo-activation material carried by the paint. In one embodiment, a method of warning of radiological or chemical substances comprising the steps of painting a surface with an indicator material, and monitoring the surface for indications of the radiological or chemical substances. In another embodiment, a paint is operatively connected to a vehicle and an indicator material is carried by the paint that provides an indication of the radiological or chemical substances.},
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {2010},
month = {8}
}

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