Method for the manufacture of cyclododecasulfur

Scott Donald Barnicki (Inventor), Robert Thomas Hembre (Inventor), Elaine Beatrice Mackenzie (Inventor), Joy Lynn Laningham (Inventor), Michael Richard Laningham (Inventor), Shane Kipley Kirk (Inventor), Larry Wayne Blair (Inventor), Sumit Chakraborty (Inventor), Venkateswarlu Bhamidi (Inventor), Guoxiong Hua (Inventor), J Derek Woollins (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


The present invention relates to a method for the manufacture of cyclododecasulfur, a cyclic sulfur allotrope wherein the number of sulfur (S) atoms in the allotrope's homocyclic ring is 12. The method includes reacting a metallasulfur derivative with an oxidizing agent in a reaction zone to form a cyclododecasulfur-containing reaction mixture.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberUS20170253484 A1
Priority date2/03/16
Publication statusPublished - 7 Sept 2017


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