Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

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WAFER-SCALE PIEZOELECTRIC BIO-ORGANIC THIN FILMS

UW-Madison researchers have developed a new approach to creating piezoelectric biomaterial thin films based on γ glycine crystals. The flexible piezoelectric glycine thin films were synthesized at th...
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Xudong Wang, Fan Yang, Jun Li | P210089US01

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IONIC CYCLIC NITROXYL RADICAL OLIGOMERS

UW researchers have designed and synthesized a series of cathode materials for aqueous redox flow batteries by dimerization of TEMPO into ionic structures. TEMPO radicals have high voltage but are too...
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Dawei Feng, Patrick Sullivan, Xiuliang Lyu, Wenjie Li | P210314US02

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VASCULAR GRAFT AND METHOD OF FABRICATING THE SAME

UW-Madison researchers have developed a novel manufacturing technique to enhance the compliance of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE) for vascular graft applications. This new method involves mo...
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Lih-Sheng Turng, Edward Chen | P240206US01

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METAL-BASED COMPOSITES AND METHODS THEREFOR

UW-Madison researchers have developed a novel approach to effectively wet, incorporate and disperse ceramic nanoparticles into molten metal. The technique is based on rapidly heating the melt to induc...
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Lianyi Chen, Ali Nabaa | P230427US01

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Fluorescent Indicator of Lithium Ions

UW-Madison researchers have developed a novel profluorophore that binds to lithium ions with high specificity, inducing a fluorescent signal. The fluorescent indicator can be seamlessly integrated int...
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Randall Goldsmith | P150162US02

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GLASSY ORGANIC FRAMEWORK ION-CONDUCTIVE MEMBRANES

UW-Madison researchers have developed a class of extremely robust yet inexpensive ion exchange membranes based on glassy organic frameworks. These membranes have shown promising performance for redox ...
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Dawei Feng, Patrick Sullivan, Xiuliang Lyu, Wenjie Li | P220146US02

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ARCHITECTED CARBON NANOTUBE FOAMS AND METHODS OF MAKING SAME

UW-Madison researchers have designed and fabricated architected vertically aligned carbon nanotube (VACNT) foams with synergistic improvements in specific elastic modulus, specific energy absorption, ...
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Ramathasan Thevamaran, Abhishek Gupta, Komal Chawla, Bhanugoban Maheswaran | P230015US02

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STRETCHABLE PIEZOELECTRIC BIOCRYSTAL THIN FILMS

UW-Madison researchers have developed an amino acid-based piezoelectric biocrystal thin film that offers tissue-compatible omnidirectional stretchability with unimpaired piezoelectricity. The stretcha...
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Xudong Wang, Jun Li | P230250US01

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Additive-Free Method of Zinc Electrodeposition

The need for corrosion-resistant materials is present throughout automotive, aerospace, and electronics manufacturing as well as many other metal and polymer manufacturing industries. Electrodepositio...
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Sujat Sen, Seth King | T210038US02

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