Patents and Patent Applications from Southern Illinois University


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9810067 Spray system for dust control on a mining machine  
A spray system for dust control on a shearer machine that operates laterally with respect to a mining floor surface is provided where the spray system is provided with a set of first ranging arm...
9806697 All-optical proteretic photonic integrated device  
An apparatus and a method for a design and a simulation of an all-optical proteretic bi-stable device. The proteresis is a reversed hysteresis with an interesting characteristic which increases...
9790245 Water soluble catalysts for NMR/MRI enhancement  
Iridium catalysts for nuclear spin polarization enhancement in solution via signal amplification by reversible exchange are provided. The iridium catalysts can be water-soluble iridium catalysts....
US20170204424 INDOLE-DERIVED COMPOUND PRODUCTION  
Among the various aspects of the present disclosure is the provision of a transgenic organism, an artificial DNA construct, and methods for producing a transgenic organism for indigo, indirubin,...
9707550 Heterogeneous catalysts for NMR/MRI enhancement via signal amplification by reversible exchange (SABRE)  
Heterogeneous iridium catalysts for nuclear spin polarization enhancement in solution via signal amplification by reversible exchange are provided. Also provided are methods for preparing...
9682157 PH-sensitive imaging agents  
Composition and method for surface-functionalized SPION-based agents. Such agents can provide highly pH-sensitive MRI contrast in tissue.
US20170143491 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MAGNETIC INDUCTION OF A PENILE PROSTHESIS  
Systems and methods for magnetic induction of a penile prosthesis are disclosed. The magnetic induction system includes a wand that has a coil arrangement covered with a thermal and electrical...
US20170122106 Spray System for Dust Control on a Mining Machine  
A spray system for dust control on a shearer machine that operates laterally with respect to a mining floor surface is provided where the spray system is provided with a set of first ranging arm...
US20170119467 THERMOABLATION PROBE  
A thermoablation probe for performing an interstitial thermal therapy (ITT) procedure on a brain lesion generally includes a rigid sheath and a flexible treatment device telescopically slidable...
US20170044290 STABLE AND ION-CONDUCTIVE FLUOROPOLYMER-BASED ELECTROLYTES  
Novel fluorocarbon polymers with a heteroaromatic group or a HPCA group are disclosed. A protonated fluoropolymer with a heteroaromatic group can be used as a cation-conductive electrolyte while...
US20170005644 ALL-OPTICAL PROTERETIC PHOTONIC INTEGRATED DEVICE  
An apparatus and a method for a design and a simulation of an all-optical proteretic bi-stable device. The proteresis is a reversed hysteresis with an interesting characteristic which increases...
US20160313331 RAPID AND SENSITIVE SEROLOGICAL ASSAY TO DETERMINE IF PATIENTS ARE INFECTED WITH HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS TYPE 1 HSV-1 AND/OR TYPE 2 HSV-2  
An assay for infection with one or more herpes simplex viruses that comprises a) dividing an antibody-containing serum sample into at least three serum subsamples, and b) separately incubating...
9461832 Multicast routing protocol for computer networks  
The present technology comprises a method and apparatus for a routing protocol for a router including an apparatus and method for distance vector multicast routing. The method and apparatus as...
9451745 Multi-band photodiode sensor  
Plant canopy temperature and multi-spectral reflectance are measured with a wireless multi-band sensor, and the temperature data are qualified and the spectral reflectance measurements are...
9429568 Silaanthracene as a red and near infrared sensor and a method to manufacture such a sensor  
Silaanthracene compounds and methods of producing silaanthracene compounds, in particular silaanthracene fluorophores for use as red or near infrared sensors, probes, dyes, and tags are provided.
9388087 Glass ceramics based antioxidants for the oxidation protection of carbon-carbon composites  
Liquid anti-oxidants made by mixing specific chemical compositions disclosed herein, followed by thorough stirring so that a homogeneous blend of colloidal-like solutions are obtained. Such liquid...
US20160169998 METHOD FOR CREATING HYPERPOLARIZATION AT MICROTESLA MAGNETIC FIELDS  
Provided are methods for nuclear spin polarization enhancement via signal amplification by reversible exchange at very low magnetic fields.
US20160058791 USE OF TRANSPLATIN TO PREVENT HEARING LOSS  
Methods and compositions for treating and preventing toxic side effects of platinum-based chemotherapy agents are disclosed, in which transplatin is administered to a subject. Transplatin is shown...
US20160045907 WATER SOLUBLE CATALYSTS FOR NMR/MRI ENHANCEMENT  
Iridium catalysts for nuclear spin polarization enhancement in solution via signal amplification by reversible exchange are provided. The iridium catalysts can be water-soluble iridium catalysts....
US20160032315 SOYBEAN RESISTANT TO CYST NEMATODES  
A transgenic soybean resistant to soybean cyst nematode (SCN), or parts thereof, including an artificial DNA construct encoding a serine hydroxymethyltransferase protein (e.g., GmSHMT). Also...
9248150 Use of transplatin to prevent hearing loss  
Methods and compositions for treating and preventing toxic side effects of platinum-based chemotherapy agents are disclosed, in which transplatin is administered to a subject. Transplatin is shown...
US20160017462 MULTICALORIC MnNiSi ALLOYS  
A multicaloric alloy material combines two isostructural compounds, the first compound being MnNiSi and the second compound being either MnFeGe or CoFeGe, each such compound having extremely...
US20160016159 HETEROGENEOUS CATALYSTS FOR NMR/MRI ENHANCEMENT VIA SIGNAL AMPLIFICATION BY REVERSIBLE EXCHANGE (SABRE)  
Heterogeneous iridium catalysts for nuclear spin polarization enhancement in solution via signal amplification by reversible exchange are provided. Also provided are methods for preparing...
9126205 Automated system for coal spiral  
An apparatus and method for sensor and control system, which automatically adjusts a product splitter position of a full-scale spiral. An electrical conductivity-based automation system is...
US20150185209 BIOLOGICALLY ACTIVE COMPLEX AND ITS PREPARATION  
Silaanthracene compounds and methods of producing silaanthracene compounds, in particular silaanthracene fluoro phores for use as red or near infrared sensors, probes, dyes, and tags are provided.
9019570 Systems and methods for computationally distinguishing handwritten pencil marks from preprinted marks in a scanned document  
A method, system, and algorithm detects graphite responses in optical mark recognition documents using inexpensive visible-light scanners. The invention is invariant to the numerous background...
8979212 Water sprays for dust control on mining machines  
This invention refers to innovative water sprays applications to significantly improve coal and quartz dust control around a continuous miner. Significant dust control is achieved through...
US20150030023 MULTICAST ROUTING PROTOCOL FOR COMPUTER NETWORKS  
The present technology comprises a method and apparatus for a routing protocol for a router including an apparatus and method for distance vector multicast routing. The method and apparatus as...
US20140380522 SOYBEAN RESISTANT TO CYST NEMATODES  
A transgenic soybean plant or parts thereof, resistant to soybean cyst nematodes, transformed to express Glyma18g02570, Glyma18g02580, or Glyma18g02590, or a variant thereof. Also provided is a...
US20140349016 GLASS CERAMICS BASED ANTIOXIDANTS FOR THE OXIDATION PROTECTION OF CARBON CARBON COMPOSITES  
Liquid anti-oxidants made by mixing specific chemical compositions disclosed herein, followed by thorough stirring so that a homogeneous blend of colloidal-like solutions are obtained. Such liquid...
8888712 Tinnitus testing device and method  
Objectively identifying an acoustic characteristic of tinnitus of a subject. The subject is exposed to a sound pattern having a background acoustic signal preceding an audible silence. The...
US20140333998 MICRO-LENS FOR HIGH RESOLUTION MICROSCOPY  
A method and apparatus for nanoscopy comprising a salt microlens. The microlens-based nanoscope comprises a conventional microscope, a microlens, and a XYZ piezoelectric stage is shown (SEE FIG....
US20140330059 METHOD OF USING CARBON NANOTUBES FUEL PRODUCTION  
Use of a particular form of carbon—carbon nanotubes—as the catalyst. The present technology uses CNTs produced via air-assisted chemical vapor deposition (CVD), which can produce these extremely...
8852926 Genetic selection system for identification of MicroRNA target genes  
There is provided an expression cassette comprising a 3′-UTR cDNA library fragment, mammalian cells transfected with the expression cassette, and kits comprising the same. Furthermore, methods for...
8845870 Digital potentiostat circuit and system  
A small, portable, and inexpensive potentiostat circuit that is suitable for wide-spread electrochemical analysis is disclosed. The potentiostat may be fabricated as a stand-alone electrical...
US20140278235 SCALABLE MESSAGE PASSING FOR RIDGE REGRESSION SIGNAL PROCESSING  
An apparatus and method for a design for a computer implemented message passing methodology for solving the ridge regression that is faster, more accurate, and more efficient, and is also globally...
US20140238906 AUTOMATED SYSTEM FOR COAL SPIRAL  
An apparatus and method for sensor and control system, which automatically adjusts a product splitter position of a full-scale spiral. An electrical conductivity-based automation system is...
8802109 Herpes simplex virus mutant ICP0  
A mutant herpesvirus that has a mutated gene that encodes a mutant infected cell protein 0 (ICP0) can be used in therapeutic methods as well as in diagnostics and research experiments. The encoded...
US20140186912 METHODS FOR IMPROVED ETHANOL PRODUCTION  
Some embodiments provide a process for the production of ethanol. The process includes performing liquefaction, saccharification, and fermentation steps to produce ethanol from an organic...
US20140127138 PH-SENSITIVE IMAGING AGENTS  
Composition and method for surface-functionalized SPION-based agents. Such agents can provide highly pH-sensitive MRI contrast in tissue.
8685666 ARL-1 specific antibodies and uses thereof  
This invention provides antibodies immunologically specific for human ARL-1 (also referred to AKR1B10), a species of the aldo-keto reductase superfamily of proteins. The invention also provides...
US20140087006 USE OF TRANSPLATIN TO PREVENT HEARING LOSS  
Methods and compositions for treating and preventing toxic side effects of platinum-based chemotherapy agents are disclosed, in which transplatin is administered to a subject. Transplatin is shown...
8679821 Bacteriophage derived methods to control lactic acid bacterial growth  
Compositions and methods for protection against bacterial contamination are disclosed Antibacterial proteins and methods of use thereof are also disclosed.
US20140073619 METHOD FOR TREATING CHRONIC PAIN  
The present invention provides analgesic compounds comprising at least one modified metalloporphyrin compound. Also provided are methods of treating pain by orally administering an analgesic...
8648114 Use of transplatin to prevent hearing loss  
Methods and compositions for treating and preventing toxic side effects of platinum-based chemotherapy agents are disclosed, in which transplatin is administered to a subject. Transplatin is shown...
8632133 Water sprays for dust control on mining machines  
This invention refers to innovative water sprays applications to significantly improve coal and quartz dust control around a continuous miner. Significant dust control is achieved through...
US20140008469 WATER SPRAYS FOR DUST CONTROL ON MINING MACHINES  
This invention refers to innovative water sprays applications to significantly improve coal and quartz dust control around a continuous miner. Significant dust control is achieved through...
US20130323108 INTERMETALLIC BONDED DIAMOND COMPOSITE COMPOSITION AND METHODS OF FORMING ARTICLES FROM SAME  
An intermetallic bonded diamond composite composition and methods of processing such a composition are provided by the present invention. The intermetallic bonded diamond composite composition...
8563791 Process for the dissolution of coal, biomass and other organic solids in superheated water  
A process of solubilizing organic solids that includes reacting an organic solid with an oxidant in superheated water to form a solubilized organic solute. Preferably, the organic solid is...
8563293 Bacteriocin based methods to control lactic acid bacterial growth  
The present invention relates to compositions and methods for protection against bacterial contamination. The invention provides bactericidal yeast expressing bacteriocin proteins and methods of...
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