Optical nanocomposite materials with a nanoparticle concentration of up to 20 vol.% Are obtained for the first time in the world. %, Low light scattering in which is determined by the effects of self-organization.
The result was obtained in the framework of CRDF grant RE2-532 (2001) and published in patents:
Methods of preparing polymer nanocomposites having surface modified nanoparticles, WO2006104693. Publication date: 2006-10-05 Inventor: DENISYUK IGOR Y (RU); WILLIAMS TODD R (US); B. Polymer nanocomposite having surface modified nanoparticles and methods of preparing the same, WO2006104689, Publication date: 2006-10-05 Inventor: DENISYUK IGOR Y (RU); WILLIAMS TODD R (US), US Patent; from. Polymer nanocomposite having a surface modified nanoparticles and methods of preparing the same, European Patent EP 1871842 DENISYUK IGOR Y (RU).
The properties of the developed nanocomposites with high contents of SiO2, ZnO, ZnS nanoparticles in a photopolymerizable matrix are studied, as well as photostimulated nanoparticle transfer processes, which ensure the formation of their three-dimensional distribution in the bulk of the material and the recording of 3D holograms.
Todd R. Williams, Igor Yu. Denisyuk, Julia E. Burunkova Filled polymers with high nanoparticles concentration - synthesis, optical and rheological proprieties // Journal of Applied Polymer Science, Volume 116 Issue 4, P. 1857- 1866, 2010; Published Online: Jan 5, 2010.
Denisyuk I. Yu., Jaburunkova, Kokenyesi S., Bulgakova VG, Fokina MI Optical nanocomposites based on high nanoparticles concentration and its holographic application, Nanocrystals, Sudheer Neralla (Ed.), InTech Europe, Croatia, 2012. http: // Www.intechopen.com/articles/show/title/optical-nanocomposites-based-onhigh-nanoparticles-concentration-and-its-holographic-application
The material, technology and method of hologram recording are protected by a patent (Patent for invention No. 2541521 "Liquid composition for a photopolymerization film for recording a hologram, method of making a composition, method of producing the above film").