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US20140261721 System and Method for Acoustic Focusing Hardware and Implementations  
The present invention is a method and apparatus for acoustic focusing hardware and implementations.
US20130112279 HOT MELTING SYSTEM  
A system for melting adhesive comprises a melter, a feed system, a pump, and a controller. The melter has a melting volume, and receives and melts adhesive. The feed system supplies unmelted...
US20100200074 Fluid Control Platform and System  
A fluid control platform that may control various fluid control components and is scalable by connecting with additional substantially identical platforms, as well as related systems, methods of...
US20130020200 DETECTING, MEASURING AND CONTROLLING PARTICLES AND ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION  
A method is provided for detecting, measuring or controlling particles and/or electromagnetic radiation, comprising providing a deformable material containing a deformable aperture defining a path...
US20120285548 LONG COOL-DOWN TUBE WITH AIR INPUT JOINTS  
A conduit system comprising: a conduit formed by a surface extending from a first end to a second end, wherein the conduit is configured to channel a mixture stream from the first end to the...
US20100096019 VARIABLE FLOW RESHAPABLE FLOW RESTRICTOR APPARATUS AND RELATED METHODS  
A novel apparatus and associated methods for controlling the flow through a flow restrictor using a reshapable lumen. The lumen reshapes as a function of the pressure differential over the flow...
US20140338753 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DROPLET PRODUCTION AND/OR FLUIDIC MANIPULATION  
The present invention generally relates to systems and techniques for manipulating fluids and/or making droplets. In certain aspects, the present invention generally relates to droplet production....
US20120211088 METHODS FOR MANIPULATING LIQUID SUBSTANCES IN MULTI-CHAMBERED RECEPTACLES  
A receptacle having a plurality of interconnected chambers arranged to permit multiple process steps or processes to be performed independently or simultaneously. The receptacles are manufactured...
US20090114285 FLOW CHANNEL STRUCTURE, FLOW CHANNEL BOARD HAVING THE SAME, AND FLUID CONTROL METHOD  
A flow channel structure includes a first introduction part that introduces a sample, a second introduction part that introduces a fluid for sandwiching the sample, a discharge part that...
US20140069510 VORTEX GENERATOR  
A vortex generator, designed to bring a medium into a controlled vortex motion, with a hollow inlet section (1) to direct the medium into the vortex generator. The inlet section consists of a...
US20130043150 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MANIPULATING DROPLETS USING GEL-STATE MEDIUM  
The present invention provides a droplet manipulation method capable of manipulating a droplet only by magnetic-field manipulation without physical manipulation such as electric-field...
US20130327727 Apparatus and Method for Fluid Separation  
An apparatus for controlling the flow of a first fluid stream within a bulk rotating fluid stream is disclosed, the apparatus comprising a fluid flow region having a longitudinal axis, within...
US20120138158 ELECTROWETTING-BASED VALVING AND PUMPING SYSTEMS  
The present teachings relate to microfluidic valves and pumping systems, which may be suitable for controlling and facilitating liquid flow. Electrodes are disposed proximately to volumes...
US20110174384 REAL-TIME CONTROL OF EXHAUST FLOW  
A flow control system for controlling exhaust flow can measure effluent escaping from the exhaust hood at a given flow rate. An interferometric detector can measure fluctuations in fluid...
US20080210306 Integrated surface-machined micro flow controller method and apparatus  
A surface-micromachined mass flow controller (MFC) comprises an electrostatically actuated microvalve integrated with a thermal flow sensor. The microvalve comprises a normally-open diaphragm...
US20130299002 Shock Wave Modification Method and System  
A shock wave in a gas is modified by emitting energy to form an extended path in the gas; heating gas along the path to form a volume of heated gas expanding outwardly from the path; and directing...
US20130112280 AUTOMATIC GATE VALVE FOR HOT MELT ADHESIVE LINES  
A hot melt system includes a melt system, a feed system, a dispensing system, and a pump. The melt system melts the pellets to produce a liquid, and the pump delivers the liquid to the dispensing...
US20130045902 COMPOSITION AND METHOD FOR RECOVERING HEAVY OIL  
A chemical composition and methods for use in the recovery of viscous oil and other desired hydrocarbons from subterranean reservoirs and from excavated material comprising oil sands or oil shale,...
US20110162723 HYDRAULIC FLUID COMPOSITION THAT REDUCES HYDRAULIC SYSTEM NOISE  
Noise generation in a hydraulic system is reduced by contacting a hydraulic fluid comprising a polyalkyl(meth)acrylate polymer with a hydraulic system.
US20130340840 ARTICLES AND METHODS FOR LEVITATING LIQUIDS ON SURFACES, AND DEVICES INCORPORATING THE SAME  
Methods described herein provide a way to reduce or eliminate drag and adhesion of a substance flowing over a surface by creating a vapor cushion via evaporation of a phase-changing material of or...
US20150101673 DRAG REDUCING COPOLYMERS FOR COLD FLUID APPLICATIONS  
Drag reducing compositions comprising polymer particles, where the polymer particles include copolymers comprising the residues of at least one methacrylate monomer and at least one comonomer...
US20110041922 CONTROLLED LIQUID HANDLING  
The present invention relates to methods, devices and apparatuses for performing controlled liquid handling, and particularly, for performing controlled liquid handling in micro conduit systems....
US20060065573 Fischer-tropsch wax composition and method of transport  
The present invention relates to transportable product for the transportation of paraffinic wax and methods of transporting using this transportable product. The transportable product comprises 90...
US20090095352 LARGE SCALE PULSED ENERGY WATER TREATMENT SYSTEM  
A flow of fluid such as water is subjected to pulsed energy by dividing the flow into a plurality of divided flows; subjecting each divided flow to pulses of electromagnetic energy; and coalescing...
US20080023071 HYDRATE INHIBITED LATEX FLOW IMPROVER  
A system for reducing pressure drop associated with turbulent fluid flow through subsea conduits. Such reduction in pressure drop is accomplished by transporting a hydrate inhibited drag reducer...
US20150179321 CONTROLLED LIQUID/SOLID MOBILITY USING EXTERNAL FIELDS ON LUBRICANT-IMPREGNATED SURFACES  
A method for precise control of movement of a motive phase on a lubricant-impregnated surface includes providing a lubricant-impregnated surface, introducing the motive phase onto the...
US20090145485 MICROFLUIDIC METHODS AND APPARATUSES FOR FLUID MIXING AND VALVING  
According to one embodiment, an apparatus and method for delivering one or more fluids to a microfluidic channel is provided. A microfluidic channel is provided in communication with a first...
US20110061376 ENERGY CONVERSION ASSEMBLIES AND ASSOCIATED METHODS OF USE AND MANUFACTURE  
Embodiments of the disclosure are directed to conversion of renewable energy such as solar, wind, falling water, wave and biomass resources into energy forms for practical transport by existing...
US20090107555 Dual Function Fuel Atomizing and Ignition Additives  
The present disclosure relates to methods and compositions for improving fuel atomization and combustion efficiency comprising fuel additives for use in combustion systems where fuel is injected...
US20150192546 CONTROL OF ENTITIES SUCH AS DROPLETS AND CELLS USING ACOUSTIC WAVES  
The present invention generally relates to manipulation of entities using acoustic waves. For example, by applying acoustic waves to a surface containing entities such as particles, cells,...
US20130180595 VESSEL, DISTRIBUTION TRAY, AND METHOD FOR PASSING ONE OR MORE FLUIDS  
One exemplary embodiment can be a method passing one or more fluids through a compartment. The method may include collecting a liquid on a tray, passing a vapor through the compartment, and mixing...
US20080060699 Polymeric pipes and liners suitable for transporting oil and gas materials and made from blends of polyolefins and polyamides  
A pipe or liner for use in the oil and gas industry that comprises a melt-mixed bend of polyamide and incompatible polyolefin and a compatibilizing agent where the polyamide exists as a...
US20110197497 BROWN GREASE TREATMENT PROCESSES  
Provided herein is a process for rapidly reclaiming brown grease from a source of brown grease. In particular, the process comprises simultaneously transporting and heating the source of brown...
US20160097363 TRANSPORTABLE GAS DEVICE  
A mobile compressed natural gas (CNG) pressure reducing choke and heater unit are mounted to a trailer. The trailer is towable to a location that does not have a sales pipeline of CNG. The CNG has...
US20140230912 DEVICE FOR HANDLING OBJECTS, USING ACOUSTIC FORCE FIELDS  
The invention relates to a device (1) intended for handling objects (O) present in a channel (2) within a fluid (F), in particular a liquid. The device comprises: a channel (2) extending along a...
US20160362176 Shock Wave Modification Method and System  
A shock wave in a gas is modified by emitting energy to form an extended path in the gas; heating gas along the path to form a volume of heated gas expanding outwardly from the path; and directing...
US20160245413 Electrorheological Valve  
An ER fluid valve includes a housing and a plurality of parallel flow passages through the housing each defined by spaced electrodes at least one of which is controllable independently of other...
US20110168210 MICRO-NANO BUBBLE GENERATING METHOD, MICROCHANNEL CLEANING METHOD, MICRO-NANO BUBBLE GENERATING SYSTEM, AND MICROREACTOR  
A micro-nano bubble generating method comprises: introducing a liquid into a microchannel, in which the microchannel is defined by a microchannel wall an entirety or a portion of which is formed...
US20070272299 Methods and apparatus for downstream dissociation of gases  
A method and apparatus for activating and dissociating gases involves generating an activated gas with a plasma located in a chamber. A downstream gas input is positioned relative to an output of...
US20150151990 TRANSPORTATION OF FLOCCULATED TAILINGS IN A PIPELINE  
A method for transporting flocculated tailings through a pipeline is provided comprising: adding an effective amount of a flocculant or a coagulant or a combination thereof to the mining tailings...
US20140150886 TWO-STAGE FLOCCULATION OF FLUID FINE TAILINGS  
A method for treating and disposal of fluid fine tailings utilizes two stages of thickening prior to disposal of the thickened tailings. The fluid fine tailings are adjusted to a sand-to-fines...
US20140345863 ELECTROMAGNETICALLY ACTIVE SLURRIES AND METHODS  
Electromagnetically active slurries comprising stabilized fluids and methods of using the stabilized, electromagnetically active slurries in fluid flow control and detection. Also, methods,...
US20150123040 FUEL SLURRY HEATING SYSTEM AND METHOD  
The disclosed embodiments relate to systems and methods for heating a slurry to increase a solids concentration of the slurry while maintaining the viscosity of the slurry below a threshold...
US20080302423 Temperature-Controlled Variable Fluidic Resistance Device  
A thermally controlled variable restrictor device provides variable restriction of fluid flow by temperature-induced viscosity changes. The thermally controlled variable restrictor device allows...
US20130048097 THERMAL PHASE SEPARATION  
A thermal variation source (e.g., a heater or a heat sink) is used to induce a temperature gradient across an interior surface of a storage tank. The storage tank stores a working fluid (e.g., a...
US20140144517 RAIL PLASMA ACTUATOR FOR HIGH-AUTHORITY FLOW CONTROL  
Apparatus and methods for forming and propagating a plurality of plasma armatures along electrodes. In particular embodiments, the electrodes are flush mounted to the surface and the plasma...
US20130340838 FACILITATING STREAMING FLUID USING ACOUSTIC WAVES  
Systems and methods are provided facilitating a steaming fluid flow utilizing acoustic waves. A system includes an acoustic wave generator and an acoustic coupler associated with the acoustic wave...
US20080217569 Low Torque Gate Valve Mechanism  
A gate valve apparatus provides a manually operated gate valve with an operation mechanism that reduces the force required to actuate the gate valve and minimizes the number of handwheel turns...
US20130247998 METHOD FOR FEEDING ZINC GAS AND APPARATUS THEREFOR  
To provide a method and an apparatus for feeding a zinc gas superheated to a boiling point of zinc or higher at a controlled rate of feed. The method for feeding the zinc gas according to the...
US20130213487 PIPELINE HEATING TECHNOLOGY  
An apparatus including a transfer conduit having a length and an opening therethrough; at least one thermally conductive compartment coupled to an exterior surface of the transfer conduit, the at...

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