US Patent No. 10,091,888

LARGE-SCALE RECONFIGURABLE ELECTRONICS USING LOW COST NANOPARTICLE INK PRINTING METHOD


Patent No. 10,091,888
Issue Date October 02, 2018
Title Large-scale Reconfigurable Electronics Using Low Cost Nanoparticle Ink Printing Method
Inventorship Xing Lan, Huntington Beach, CA (US)
Daniel R. Scherrer, Glendale, CA (US)
Jesse B. Tice, Torrance, CA (US)
Patrick J. Case, Culver City, CA (US)
Xianglin Zeng, Monterey Park, CA (US)
Assignee Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Falls Church, VA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,091,888

1. A method of manufacturing electronics using a nanoparticle ink printing method, comprising:synthesizing a phase change material (PCM) ink composition using hot injection to develop nanoparticles of the PCM;
suspending the nanoparticles with a solvent; and
printing a reconfigurable component using the PCM ink composition in additive manufacturing.