Tuesday, July 20, 2010

US Patent 7758708 - Molybdenum nanocrystal film


This patent teaches new nanostructured metallic films used to construct MEMS cantilever structures of smaller dimensions with improved strength. Claim 1 reads:

1. A binary nanocomposite film consisting essentially of body centered cubic nanocrystal molybdenum dispersed in an amorphous metallic matrix of aluminum or nickel.