Thursday, October 23, 2008

US Patent 7438888 - Molybdenum oxide nanoparticles

This patent from Cyprus Amax Minerals Company teaches new manufacturing methods to produce high surface area molybdenum nanoparticles. Claim 1 reads:

1. A nano-particle of MoO3 having a surface area in a range of 33 to about 44 m2/g.