Robert P Scaringe, Jay A Buckman, Lawrence R Grzyll: Micro-climate control vest. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Antonelli Terry & Wands, August 15, 1989: US04856294 (87 worldwide citation)

A micro-climate cooling vest of lightweight material of double wall construction, the body-proximate portion of which is comfortable and compatible with the clothing or skin of the wearer contains an internal liner portion comprised of a sealable insulative pocket that contains a heat transfer mater ...

Gregory S Cole, Robert P Scaringe: Method and two-phase spray cooling apparatus. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Crowell & Moring, December 24, 2002: US06498725 (85 worldwide citation)

A compact, lightweight, and efficient evaporative spray cooling system is provided for removing high heat fluxes from surfaces of devices such as micro-electronic chips, metal, mirrors, and lasers. The system uses expanding metastable two-phase flow and a method of controlling the spray for optimum ...

Dwight Douglas Back, Robert Peter Scaringe, Charlie Ramos, Nidal Abdul Samad, Steven Dale Gann Sr: Process and system for recycling and reusing gray water. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, February 9, 1999: US05868937 (80 worldwide citation)

A process and system recycles and reuses gray water generated by dishwashers, showers, carwashes, and clothes washers while maintaining the same cleaning performance as current systems. Hollow-fiber membrane ultrafiltration is used to reduce fresh water supply demands and gray water generation where ...

Robert Peter Scaringe: Compact avionics-pod-cooling unit thermal control method and apparatus. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, March 27, 2001: US06205803 (69 worldwide citation)

A thermal control method and apparatus flows refrigerant of a vapor compression system through a plate of an avionics pod so as to provide a compact and efficient cooling technique for aircraft performing a variety of missions. The plate can serve as an evaporator in a heat pump loop or a heat excha ...

Robert P Scaringe, Lawrence R Grzyll, Steven D Gann: Electrically-driven cooling/heating system utilizing circulated liquid. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, January 26, 1999: US05862675 (54 worldwide citation)

A system is adapted to be vehicle mounted and powered by a D.C. source coupled with an inverter to cool individuals or temperature sensitive hardware under uncomfortable ambient conditions. The system includes a pumped liquid circulation loop which can be connected by self-sealing lines with cooling ...

Robert P Scaringe, Lawrence R Grzyll: Phase change apparatus for animal parts, human body parts, body fluids and culture. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, July 15, 1997: US05647226 (39 worldwide citation)

Phase-change materials are used to preserve temperature-sensitive items such as biological specimens without subjecting the latter to extreme heat or extreme cold. Such use provides active thermal control due to melting and solidification of the phase-change materials at constant temperature.

Robert P Scaringe, Clyde F Parrish: Flameless heater product for ready-to-eat meals and process for making same. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Evenson Wands Edwards Lenahan & McKeown, June 2, 1992: US05117809 (36 worldwide citation)

A water-activated, exothermic-chemical heater for packaging in a plastic heating bag is produced by methods which allow the heater material to be loosely placed in the heater while retaining the heating material uniformly distributed over the heater by cup-shaped or through cavities in a rigid membe ...

Dwight D Back, John A Meyer, Charlie Ramos: Composition and method for de-icing and anti-icing surfaces. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, November 30, 1999: US05993684 (33 worldwide citation)

Method and compositions for reducing or removing ice formation from surfaces where the compositions consist essentially of (i) one or more polyhydric alcohols and (ii) one or more non-potassium, low carbon percentage organic compounds, and optionally one or more non-potassium, non-halide inorganic c ...

Fulin Gui, Robert P Scaringe: Rotary compressor with improved bore configuration and lubrication system. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan, May 10, 1994: US05310326 (25 worldwide citation)

A rotary compressor, such as a sliding vane compressor, comprises a housing having a bore, a rotor assembly operatively arranged to rotate within the bore, vanes operatively arranged at the rotor assembly to move linearly relative to the rotor assembly and to form, together with the housing and roto ...

Robert P Scaringe, Fulin Gui, Lawrence R Grzyll, Steve M Benner: Chemical/mechanical system and method using two-phase/two-component compression heat pump. Mainstream Engineering Corporation, Evenson McKeown Edwards & Lenahan P L L C, December 10, 1996: US05582020 (25 worldwide citation)

A heat pump system and method utilizes heat of mixing, in addition to the latent heat of solution, to increase cooling ability and thermal performance. The system includes a unique two-phase compressor for compressing a two-component mixture of liquid absorbent-refrigerant solution and superheated v ...