Patent Number: 6,254,925

Title: Source metal embedded in an inert material and process thereof

Abstract: The present invention discloses at least one source metal that is embedded in at least one inert material to form a stand-alone structure and process thereof. It is preferred that the source metal is nickel or alloy thereof, and the inert material is at least one ceramic.

Inventors: Natarajan; Govindarajan (Pleasant Valley, NY), Knickerbocker; John U. (Hopewell Junction, NY), Rita; Robert A. (Wappingers Falls, NY)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: C23C 16/06 (20060101); C23C 16/08 (20060101); C23C 016/06 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018