b. Patent applications (excluding provisional applications) during the current period
P1. PCT Application PCT/US2007/080504, published as WO/2008/130431, Oct. 30, 2008.
Title: “Functional Graphene – Polymer Nanocomposites for Gas Barrier Applications”,
Inventors: R.K. Prud’homme, C.D. O’Neil, B. Ozbas, I.A. Aksay, R.A. Register, and D.H.
P2. U.S. serial number 12/091,668, filed October 11, 2008., PUB. APP. No 20070183035
Title: “Short-Wavelength Polarizing Elements and the Manufacture and Use Thereof”,
Inventors: K. Asakawa, V. Pelletier, M.W. Wu, D.H. Adamson, R.A. Register, P.M. Chaikin
P3. US serial number 12/246,163, PUB. APP. No. 20090121189
Title: “SYNTHESIS OF BIO-FUNCTIONALIZED RARE EARTH
DOPED UPCONVERTING NANOPHOSPHORS”
Inventors: Yiguang Ju, Jingning Shan