Patents and Patent Applications from Stevens Institute of Technology


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9296241 Ink jet printing and patterning of explosive materials  
A method of forming a very small, i.e. microliter, finely detailed explosive train for the ignition of energetic munitions—which train is formed by ink jetting picoliter volume droplets of an...
9292493 Systems and methods for automatically detecting deception in human communications expressed in digital form  
An apparatus and method for determining whether text is deceptive has a computer programmed with software that automatically analyzes text in digital form by at least one of statistical analysis...
US20160067210 USE OF RHODAMINE DYES TO REDUCE ALVEOLAR SURFACE TENSION  
Rhodamine dye is delivered to regions of a lung having heterogeneous alveolar flooding by alveolar liquid, thereby lowering the surface tension of the alveolar liquid so as to lessen ventilation...
9267938 Ex vivo human multiple myeloma cancer niche and its use as a model for personalized treatment of multiple myeloma  
The described invention provides an ex vivo dynamic multiple myeloma (MM) cancer niche contained in a microfluidic device. The dynamic MM cancer niche includes (a) a three-dimensional tissue...
US20160016802 GRANULES OF GRAPHENE OXIDE BY SPRAY DRYING  
Granules of graphene oxide may be produced from a dispersion of nanoscale graphene oxide sheets by a spray drying method. Such granules have a three-dimensional corrugated morphology. The...
US20150382156 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DETECTING DRIVER PHONE OPERATION USING DEVICE POSITION AND ORIENTATION DATA  
A method for determining the position in a vehicle of a first device in communication with a microprocessor may include receiving, at the microprocessor, a first set of inertial data from at least...
US20150368585 RECIPROCATING BIOMASS CONVERSION SCHEME  
A method for converting a biomass to a bio-oil includes providing a four-stroke internal combustion engine having at least one cylinder, at least one piston, and a crankshaft coupled to each of...
US20150337489 Creation of patterns in fibrous matrices using localized dissolution printing  
A method for fabricating a patterned fibrous matrix includes providing a printer adapted to use an etching solvent as an ink; providing to the printer a fibrous matrix to use as a printing medium;...
US20150333598 VIBRATIONAL ENERGY HARVESTING FOR STRUCTURAL HEALTH INSTRUMENTATION  
A system includes a vibrational energy harvesting device adapted to receive vibrational energy and convert the vibrational energy to electrical energy. The system also includes a computing device...
US20150323520 DIAGNOSIS OF KIDNEY TRANSPLANT ACUTE REJECTION  
A method for identifying a kidney condition of a patient includes receiving a urine sample from a patient. The patient provides the urine sample a predetermined amount of time after having been...
9180223 Biphasic osteochondral scaffold for reconstruction of articular cartilage  
An osteochondral scaffold has a chondrogenic spiral scaffold in one end of an outer shell made of sintered microspheres, and an osteogenic spiral scaffold in the other end of the outer shell. Each...
9178129 Graphene-based films in sensor applications  
An environmental sensor comprises a graphene thin-film as an environmentally responsive material. Such graphene films exhibit negative temperature coefficients (NTC), resulting in rapid decreases...
US20150305960 MULTI-COMPARTMENTALIZED HAND REHABILITATION GLOVE  
A system includes a thermal therapy element adapted to provide thermal therapy to a body part of a patient. The system also includes a compression therapy element adapted to provide compression...
9165721 Inkjet-printed flexible electronic components from graphene oxide  
An electrical component includes an inkjet-printed graphene electrode. Graphene oxide flakes are deposited on a substrate in a graphene oxide ink using an inkjet printer. The deposited graphene...
9147566 Method for producing gas-phase metal anions  
Monatomic metal anions are generated in the gas phase by collision-induced dissociation of the anions [26] of a dicarboxylic acid salt of the metal. This method is applicable to a number of...
US20150254566 AUTOMATED DETECTION OF DECEPTION IN SHORT AND MULTILINGUAL ELECTRONIC MESSAGES  
A method and apparatus for automatically identifying harmful electronic messages, such as those presented in emails, on Craigslist or on Twitter, Facebook and other social media websites, features...
US20150247452 Planetary Crank Gear Design for Internal Combustion Engines  
A gearset including an internal ring gear; a first pinion gear disposed within the internal ring gear and having teeth meshing with teeth of the internal ring gear; a disc having a central axis...
9116877 Psycho-linguistic statistical deception detection from text content  
An apparatus and method for determining whether a text is deceptive may comprise analyzing a body of textual content known to be one of text containing true content and text containing deceptive...
US20150237503 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR SPECTRUM ALLOCATION IN WIRELESS NETWORKS  
The invention includes a method and apparatus for dynamically allocating spectrum available within a region including a plurality of base stations. The method includes obtaining a plurality of...
US20150235073 FLEXIBLE PART-BASED REPRESENTATION FOR REAL-WORLD FACE RECOGNITION APPARATUS AND METHODS  
An automated face recognition apparatus and method employing a programmed computer that computes a fixed dimensional numerical signature from either a single face image or a set/track of face...
9073800 Insensitive high energy crystaline explosives  
An insensitive crystalline high explosive molding powder, usable as a booster HE. The subject insensitive crystalline high explosive molding powder being manufactured by adding the crystalline...
US20150154878 Intelligent Adaptive Integrated Learning Environment  
An intelligent adaptive integrated learning environment to optimize the learning process to a particular user. The environment is capable of providing assessment and targeted feedback.
9033903 Tri-axial electro-goniometer for spinal motion, associated system and methods  
A goniometer has three potentiometers with axes of rotation that intersect at a point for measuring angular range of motion of an anatomy, such as of the spine or jointed appendages. The...
US20150133824 TRAIN-OF-FOUR MEASURING CLIP  
A monitoring apparatus includes a clip assembly configured to be secured on a patient's digit. The clip assembly houses an accelerometer which measures acceleration in three dimensions. A...
US20150129502 GRAPHENE OXIDE-MODIFIED MATERIALS FOR WATER TREATMENT  
A graphene oxide adsorbent for removing dissolved substances from water or other liquids comprises a substrate having a coating layer of graphene oxide. The dissolved substances may be dissolved...
9025316 Inkjet-printed flexible electronic components from graphene oxide  
An electrical component includes an inkjet-printed graphene electrode. Graphene oxide flakes are deposited on a substrate in a graphene oxide ink using an inkjet printer. The deposited graphene...
US20150110846 BIPHASIC OSTEOCHONDRAL SCAFFOLD FOR RECONSTRUCTION OF ARTICULAR CARTILAGE  
An osteochondral scaffold has a chondrogenic spiral scaffold in one end of an outer shell made of sintered microspheres, and an osteogenic spiral scaffold in the other end of the outer shell. Each...
US20150086993 MICROFLUIDIC THREE-DIMENSIONAL OSTEOCYTE NETWORK RECONSTRUCTED WITH MICROBEADS AS SCAFFOLD  
A bed of microbeads is used as a foundation for reconstructing a three-dimensional osteocyte network by culturing osteocytes within the bed. The osteocytes are cultured such that they form a...
8976364 Optical gyroscope  
A microfabricated optical gyroscope that utilizes a linear array of micron scale optical ring resonators closely spaced to allow evanescent coupling of electromagnetic fields in adjacent...
US20150064605 IN-MEMBRANE MICRO FUEL CELL  
An in-membrane micro fuel cell comprises an electrically-insulating membrane that is permissive to the flow of cations, such as protons, and a pair of electrodes deposited on channels formed in...
US20150047382 FULLY REGENERATIVE LIQUID DESICCANT SYSTEM FOR RESIDENTIAL APPLICATIONS  
An air dehumidification system includes a modified packed column air stripper for contacting humid air with a liquid desiccant. The dehumidification system also includes a solar distiller for...
8958810 Method and apparatus for spectrum allocation in wireless networks  
The invention includes a method and apparatus for dynamically allocating spectrum available within a region including a plurality of base stations. The method includes obtaining a plurality of...
US20150045207 CLAY-CONTAINING THIN FILMS AS CARRIERS OF ABSORBED MOLECULES  
A film for the retention and controlled release of organic or inorganic molecules consists essentially of a phyllosilicate clay and a organic polyanion. The film may be a built-up layered film of...
US20150026606 SYSTEM AND FRAMEWORK FOR MULTI-DIMENSIONALLY VISUALIZING AND INTERACTING WITH LARGE DATA SETS  
An apparatus and method for accessing and controlling data has a computer coupled to a display screen and to a source of a plurality of data items. The computer is programmed with a program having...
US20140379009 IMPLANTABLE NERVE CONDUIT HAVING A POLYMER FIBER SPIRAL GUIDANCE CHANNEL  
A nerve guidance conduit includes a spiral structured porous sheet decorated with channels on its surface and electrospun nanofibers in a parallel alignment with the channels and an outer tubular...
US20140334065 INKJET-PRINTED FLEXIBLE ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS FROM GRAPHENE OXIDE  
An electrical component includes an inkjet-printed graphene electrode. Graphene oxide flakes are deposited on a substrate in a graphene oxide ink using an inkjet printer. The deposited graphene...
US20140329713 GEL-TETHERED MOLECULAR BEACONS  
The present invention relates to surface-patterned microgels to which molecular beacon probes are immobilized. The immobilized molecular beacon probes exhibit both low non-specific background and...
8878120 Active bandgap tuning of graphene for tunable photodetection applications  
In a method for adjusting the sensitivity of a photodetector, the bandgap of the photodetection material is adjusted by inducing strain in the photodetection material. Such adjustments can be made...
US20140321028 INKJET-PRINTED FLEXIBLE ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS FROM GRAPHENE OXIDE  
An electrical component includes an inkjet-printed graphene electrode. Graphene oxide flakes are deposited on a substrate in a graphene oxide ink using an inkjet printer. The deposited graphene...
8873580 Method and apparatus for dynamic spectrum access  
Apparatus and methods are disclosed for improving wireless and other network communications, e.g., through improving resource utilization, which may comprise the steps of accumulating channel...
US20140255682 NANOENGINEERED SUPERHYDROPHOBIC ANTI-CORROSIVE ALUMINUM SURFACES  
An aluminum substrate is provided with a superhydrophobic surface structure that comprises a porous alumina layer having a hydrophobic coating. The porous alumina layer is created on the aluminum...
US20140231002 HIGH-THROUGHPUT GRAPHENE PRINTING AND SELECTIVE TRANSFER USING A LOCALIZED LASER HEATING TECHNIQUE  
A method of high-throughput printing and selective transfer of graphene onto a substrate includes the steps of: providing a thermal release tape having graphene adhered thereto; placing a...
8810996 Inkjet-printed flexible electronic components from graphene oxide  
An electrical component includes an inkjet-printed graphene electrode. Graphene oxide flakes are deposited on a substrate in a graphene oxide ink using an inkjet printer. The deposited graphene...
US20140207248 HIERARCHICAL MULTISCALE FIBROUS SCAFFOLD VIA 3-D ELECTROSTATIC DEPOSITION PROTOTYPING AND CONVENTIONAL ELECTROSPINNING  
A hierarchical multiscale fibrous scaffold comprises multiple patterned layers of microfibers with one or more layers of nanofibers interleaved therebetween. In a method for making such scaffolds,...
US20140205971 MODIFICATION OF ROOT FORM DENTAL IMPLANTS FOR ACCELERATED TISSUE REGENERATION  
An endosseous dental implant for guided regeneration of gingival tissue onto the implant and method of producing the same is prepared by coating a region of the implant with biocompatible, random...
US20140205841 GRANULES OF GRAPHENE OXIDE BY SPRAY DRYING  
Granules of graphene oxide may be produced from a dispersion of nanoscale graphene oxide sheets by a spray drying method. Such granules have a three-dimensional corrugated morphology. The...
US20140192656 Method And Apparatus For Dynamic Spectrum Access  
Methods and apparatus are provided for the efficient use of cognitive radios in the performance of dynamic spectrum access. This includes spectrum sensing algorithms, adaptive optimized sensing of...
8741501 Nanoengineered membrane-electrode assembly for high-temperature proton exchange membrane fuel cells  
A membrane electrode assembly for a high-temperature proton-exchange membrane fuel cell includes a nano-engineered polymeric membrane between an anode and a cathode. The membrane is an electrical...
US20140127584 POPCORN-LIKE GROWTH OF GRAPHENE-CARBON NANOTUBE MULTI-STACK HYBRID THREE-DIMENSIONAL ARCHITECTURE FOR ENERGY STORAGE DEVICES  
Graphene-carbon nanotube multi-stack three-dimensional architectures (graphene-CNT stacks) are formed by a “popcorn-like” growth method, in which carbon nanotubes are grown throughout the...
8703502 Analyte ionization by charge exchange for sample analysis under ambient conditions  
Electrospray ionization techniques are used to generate reagents that ionize analytes for mass spectrometric analysis by charge transfer. Such techniques may be performed under ambient conditions....
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