Cellulose-Based Composites and Methods of Making the Same

Peter Ciesielski (Inventor), Ruoran Zhang (Inventor), Michael Himmel (Inventor), Andrew Wilson (Inventor), Mark Nimlos (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


Disclosed herein are a cellulose particle and a binder, where the cellulose particle has a cellulose core and a surface group, and the binder interacts with the surface group to form a composite.
Original languageAmerican English
Patent number12,006,421 B2
Filing date11/06/24
StatePublished - 2024

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/PT-2800-90267


  • cellulose core
  • cellulose crystal
  • cellulose fibril
  • cellulose particle
  • surface group

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