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.
US8492319; CA2636932 (C); JP5603013 (B2)
Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas (Little Rock, AR)
Malshe, A. P., & Verma, A. (2013). Nanoparticle compositions and methods for making and using the same. Patents Granted. Retrieved from https://scholarworks.uark.edu/pat/37