Patent Number: 6,165,434

Title: Purification of diborane

Abstract: BF.sub.3, CO.sub.2 or both are removed from a mixture containing these gases with B.sub.2 H.sub.6 by contacting the mixture with an inorganic hydroxide such as LiOH. B.sub.2 H.sub.6 is synthesized by contacting BF.sub.3 with KBH.sub.4.

Inventors: Rajoria; Dalbir S. (Glen Gardner, NJ)

Assignee: UHP Materials, Inc

International Classification: C01B 9/08 (20060101); C01B 35/00 (20060101); C01B 6/34 (20060101); C01B 35/02 (20060101); C01B 6/00 (20060101); C01B 9/00 (20060101); C01B 6/10 (20060101); C01B 006/10 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013