Patents by Inventor Diana Santiago-Dejesus

Diana Santiago-Dejesus has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 11859315
    Abstract: A method of preparing hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN) fibers includes mixing polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) and boron oxide (B2O3) to form a polymer precursor or mixing PVP and ammonia borane (BH3NH3) to form the polymer precursor. The method includes forcespinning the polymer precursor to form fibers of the polymer precursor, curing the fibers to form polymer fibers, and pyrolyzing the polymer fibers to form the h-BN fibers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2022
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2024
    Assignee: United States of America as Represented by the Administrator of National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    Inventors: Maricela Lizcano, Diana Santiago-Dejesus