Patent Portfolio

ALD NanoSolutions is the first company to carry out atomic layer deposition on particle surfaces and on polymer surfaces (also includes non-particle surfaces). Because of this innovation, the U.S. Patent office has allowed broad based process and composition of matter patent claims for ALD on particles, including approximately 100 related claims. ALD NanoSolutions, Inc. has exclusive rights to practice and to license this technology. The most significant process and composition patents are:

Issued Patents

  • WO2003008110 – Method of Depositing an Inorganic Film on an Organic Polymer
  • US Pat 6,613,383 – Atomic layer controlled deposition on particle surfaces
  • WO2003008186 – Insulating and functionalizing fine metal-containing particles with conformal ultra-thin films
  • US Pat 6,913,827 – Nanocoated primary particles and method for their manufacture
  • US Pat 6,958,174 – Solid material comprising a thin metal film on its surface and methods for producing the same
  • US Pat 7,132,697 – Nanomaterials for quantum tunneling varistors
  • US Pat 7,396,862 -Dental composite filler particles
  • US Pat 7,426,067 – Atomic layer deposition on micro-mechanical devices
  • US Pat 7,553,686 – Al2O3 atomic layer deposition to enhance the deposition of hydrophobic or hydrophilic coatings on micro-electromechanical devices

Pending Patents

  • 20040194691 – Method of depositing an inorganic film on an organic polymer *also filed PCT
  • 20070298250 – Methods for producing coated phosphor and host material particles using atomic layer deposition methods
  • WO2008069894 – Molecular Layer Deposition Process for Making Organic or Organic-Inoraganic Polymers
  • 20090304774 -  Implantable Devices Having Ceramic Coating Applied via ALD
  • WO2009061795 – Metal Ferrite Spinel Energy Storage Devices and Methods for Making and Using Same
  • 20100326322 – Titanium Dioxide Particles Coated Via an Atomic Layer Deposition Process
  • Other Molecular Layer Deposition (MLD) provisionals – as yet unpublished

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ALD NanoSolutions (ALDN) is Granted US Patent For Nanocoatings on Phosphor Particles

January 28, 2014 – Full press release

Founder Prof. Steven George Honored with 2013 ALD Innovation Award

July 29, 2013 - Full press release

ALD NanoSolutions (ALDN) is granted Japanese Patent Covering Protective Coatings for OLEDs

May 2, 2013 - Full press release

ALD NanoSolutions (ALDN) granted
Patent Covering Catalytic Energy
Production Application of Particle ALD™

May 29, 2012 – Full press release

ALD NanoSolutions, Inc. CEO Receives 2012 University of Colorado Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award

April 27, 2012 - Full press release

Naval Air Warfare Center, Weapons Division
Selects ALD NanoSolutions Particle ALD™ System

November 28, 2011 – Full press release