Accession Number:

ADD018348

Title:

Polymerized Phospholipid Membrane Mediated Synthesis of Metal Nanoparticles.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 4 Nov 94, patented 1 Oct 96,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1996-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Nanoparticle metal powder having a controllable and narrow size distribution are by electrolessly plating a metal on the interior of a vesicle made of at least one polymerized phospholipid. Electroless plating may be accomplished by catalytic reduction of the metal ion or u.v. reduction of the metal ion.

Subject Categories:

  • Polymer Chemistry
  • Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
  • Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Processing

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE