Intellectual Properties
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2020
Azimi, G., Judge, W.D.*, Scipolo, V., “Apparatus for electrorefining of ferrous molten metal and method associated therewith,” International PCT Patent Application N° PCT/CA2020/050504 (filed on April 16, 2020).
Azimi, G., Kim, J.*, Scipolo, V., Malfa, E., “Methods for recovering a target metal from iron or steel slag using at least one of a carbothermic reduction process and a pyro-hydrometallurgical process”, International PCT Patent Application N° PCT/CA2020/050410 (filed on March 27, 2020).
Azimi, G., Ng, K. L.*, “Aluminum-ion battery using aluminum chloride/trimethylamine ionic liquid as electrolyte,”USPTO Application 62/671,732 (filed on 02/24/2020).
Yao, Y.*, Fenton, I., Di Mondo, D., Azimi, G., “Method for purification of depolymerized polymers using supercritical fluid extraction,” Patent Number: US2020/0087479 A1 (Published on 05/19/2020).
2019
Azimi, G., Ng, K. L.*, Malik, M.*, “Aluminum-ion battery using aluminum chloride/amide-based deep eutectic solvents,”PCT Patent Application PCT/CA2019/051334 (filed on 09/19/2019).
Subramanyam, S.B., Azimi, G., Smith, D.J., Varanasi, K.K.  “Articles and methods providing liquid-impregnated scale-phobic surfaces,” Patent number: US 2019/0100353 A1, Published: April 4, 2019.
Azimi, G., Kim, J.*, Scipolo, V., Malfa, E., “Pyro-hydrometallurgical methods for recovering a target metal from steel slag”, USPTO Application 62/824,588 (filed on 03/27/2019).
Azimi, G., Yao, Y.*, Zhang, J.*, Anawati, J.*, “Method and system for supercritical fluid extraction of metal,” Publication number: WO/2019/193413 (Published on 10/10/2019). 
2018
Azimi, G., Yao, Y.*, Zhang, J.*, Anawati, J.*, “Method and system for supercritical fluid extraction of metal,” PCT International Application PCT/IB2018/059196 (filed on 22/10/2018).
Azimi, G., Ng, K. L.*, Malik, M.*, “Aluminum-ion battery using aluminum chloride/amide-based deep eutectic solvents,”USPTO Application 62/733,223 (filed on 09/19/2018).
Yao, Y.*, Fenton, I., Di Mondo, D., Azimi, G., “Method for purification of depolymerized polymers using supercritical fluid extraction,” USPTO Application 16/134,080 (filed on 09/18/2018).
Azimi, G., Yao, Y.*, Zhang, J.*, Anawati, J.*, “Method and system for supercritical fluid extraction of metal,” USPTO Application 62/651,848 (filed on 04/03/2018).
2016 & prior
Azimi, G., Paxson, A., Smith, D., Varanasi, K.K., “Liquid-impregnated rare-earth based ceramic surfaces,” Patent number: 9,309,162B2 (Published on 04/12/2016).
Cai, Y., Coyle, T.W., Mostaghimi, J., Azimi, G., “Solution precursor plasma sprayed (“SPPS”) ceramic superhydrophobic coatings, processes for applying the coatings and articles coated with same,” Patent Number: WO 2016/176777 Al (Published on 10/10/2016). 
Azimi, G., Varanasi, K.K., Dhiman, R., Paxson, A.T., Kwon, H.M. “Hydrophobic materials incorporating rare-earth elements and methods of manufacture,” Patent Number: US2015/0111063A1 (Published on 04/23/2015).
Khan, S., Azimi, G., Paxson, A.T., Varanasi, K.K., “Improving longevity of rare earth oxide coatings using an adhesion layer,” USPTO Application 14/528,799 (filed on 10/30/2014).
Azimi, G., Cui, Y., Smith, D.J., Varanasi, K.K. “Articles and methods providing scale-phobic surfaces,” Patent Number: US2013/0122225A1 (Published on 05/16/2013). 
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