Paint for Low-Emissive Paint

January 15, 2013

U.S. 8,187,503 B2
Totalforsvarets Forskningsinstitut has been granted a patent for a
method for reducing thermal emissions from a surface in the infrared wavelength range of 2.5-25 μm, which is comprised of applying a paint to the surface, the paint including metal particles, the metal particles being made from a metal selected from the group consisting of aluminium, zinc, iron, magnesium, beryllium, titanium, manganese, gallium, and chromium, in a binder solution containing poly(3,4-ethenedioxythiophene), polystyrene sulfonate, and water, the metal particles being 0.1%-25% by weight of the paint.