Patents by Inventor Ioana Pavel

Ioana Pavel 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: 7898658
    Abstract: Methods of analysis, and compositions relating to such, to determine the presence or absence of an analyte in a sample utilizing a composite substrate which facilitates surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy through the use of ‘hot spots’ of the form ‘metal/analyte/metal’ are presented. Additionally, substrates which contain ‘hot spots’ of the form ‘metal/analyte/metal’ and substrates which facilitate the formation of ‘hot spots’ of the form ‘metal/analyte/metal’ are presented as well as methods for making these substrates.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2011
    Assignee: The Regents of the University of California
    Inventors: Martin Moskovits, Seung Joon Lee, Ioana Pavel
  • Publication number: 20080174775
    Abstract: Methods of analysis, and compositions relating to such, to determine the presence or absence of an analyte in a sample utilizing a composite substrate which facilitates surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy through the use of ‘hot spots’ of the form ‘metal/analyte/metal’ are presented. Additionally, substrates which contain ‘hot spots’ of the form ‘metal/analyte/metal’ and substrates which facilitate the formation of ‘hot spots’ of the form ‘metal/analyte/metal’ are presented as well as methods for making these substrates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2008
    Publication date: July 24, 2008
    Inventors: Martin Moskovits, Seung Joon Lee, Ioana Pavel