Document Type

Patent

Publication Date

7-23-2013

Abstract

A composition that includes solid lubricant nanoparticles and an organic medium is disclosed, as well as nanoparticles that include layered materials. Methods of producing a nanoparticle by milling layered materials and of making a lubricant are provided. The method includes milling layered materials to form nanoparticles and incorporating the nanoparticles into a base to form a lubricant.

Department

Mechanical Engineering

Patent Number

US8492319; CA2636932 (C); JP5603013 (B2)

Application Number

US20080312111

Application Published

12-18-2008

Application Filed

1-12-2007

Assignee

(Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas, USA)

Comments

Ajay P. Malshe, Department of Mechanical Engineering

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