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Thermal Address Of Thermochromic Materials

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000066136D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Crooks, W Shattuck, MD [+details]

Abstract

The application of heat to certain selected organic materials produces a change in optical properties. These materials, when subjected to elevated temperatures, can produce color shifts from nearly colorless to highly colored at elevated temperatures. An example of a material showing this characteristic is solochrome green V.