U.S. Patent 9,352,355

Title: Particle-plasma ablation process

Inventor(s): David Jackson, Jeff Endres

Date Issued: May 3, 2016

Technology Platform: Hybrid Particle-Plasma™

Internet Link: U.S. Patent No. 9,352,355  https://www.google.com/patents/US9352355

 

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Abstract

A method for simultaneously ablating and functionalizing a portion of a substrate surface, comprising the following steps: applying a CO2 particle spray against an unreacted portion of the substrate surface; and simultaneously projecting at least one source of ionizing-heating radiation into said CO2 particle spray flowing against said unreacted portion of the substrate surface, thus intersecting and mixing together to form an instantaneous surface treatment composition of ionizing-heating radiation and CO2 particle spray flowing against the substrate surface, and to form and remove a reacted portion of the substrate surface.

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