Zenon J Woznica, John Nalewaja, Calvin Messersmith, Edward Szelezniak: Surfactant-ammonium sulfate adjuvant composition for enhancing efficacy of herbicides. NDSU Research Foundation, Fitch Even Tabin & Flannery, November 11, 2003: US06645914 (44 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to liquid homogenous adjuvant blends that include a liquid iminodipropionate amphoteric surfactant, ammonium sulfate and water. The liquid homogenous adjuvant blends are used in spray carrier containing herbicides for conytrol of weeds or other undesired vegetation.

William K Perrizo: System and method for organizing, compressing and structuring data for data mining readiness. NDSU Research Foundation, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen P A, September 6, 2005: US06941303 (33 worldwide citation)

A system and method to take data, which is in the form of an n-dimensional array of binary data where the binary data is comprised of bits that are identified by a bit position within the n-dimensional array, and create one file for each bit position of the binary data while maintaining the bit posi ...

Victor T Shi, William K Perrizo: Concurrency control in high performance database systems. NDSU Research Foundation, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen P A, May 23, 2006: US07051028 (33 worldwide citation)

A system and method for concurrency control in high performance database systems. Generally includes receiving a database access request message from a transaction. Then, generating an element that corresponds to the access request message. The element type is that of a read element, commit element, ...

Philip Boudjouk, Thomas E Ready, Bhanu P S Chauhan: Method of preparing aminofunctional alkoxy polysiloxanes. NDSU Research Foundation, Charles G Carter, Jason E Pauls, Foley & Lardner, November 19, 2002: US06482912 (33 worldwide citation)

A method of preparing a aminofunctional alkoxy polysiloxane is disclosed. The method includes reacting a polyhydrosiloxane with an alcohol reactant containing an aminoalcohol to form the aminofunctional alkoxy polysiloxane. Linear and cyclic aminofunctional alkoxy polysiloxane are also disclosed. A ...

William K Perrizo: Parameter optimized nearest neighbor vote and boundary based classification. NDSU Research Foundation, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, December 29, 2009: US07640219 (25 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods of classifying a subject data item based on a training set of pre-classified data items. A piecewise-linear approximation of a local boundary between different classes of data items is automatically computed. The local boundary is approximated by a neighborhood set of data items ...

Gregory Gillispie, Jimmie A Burt: Spectroscopic system with a single converter and method for removing overlap in time of detected emissions. Dakota Technologies, NDSU Research Foundation, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, October 27, 1998: US05828452 (21 worldwide citation)

A spectroscopic system that processes spatially dispersed electromagnetic emissions at a number of wavelengths from a test material. The spectroscopic system includes a converter that generates an electrical signal that is proportional to the intensity of electromagnetic radiation received by the co ...

Roger A Green, David C Farden, John W Pierre, Richard C Anderson Sprecher, Edwin A Suominen: Vector calibration system. NDSU Research Foundation, University of Wyoming, Edwin A Suominen, Louis J Hoffman, August 8, 2006: US07088765 (16 worldwide citation)

An exemplary signal processing system determines vector mismatch between a plurality of signal paths. Advantageously, the system can determine mismatch across a range of frequencies. A signal generator of the system can provide a periodic calibration signal having a plurality of frequency components ...

Suranjan Panigrahi, Guangjun Zhang: Optical sensor for analyzing a stream of an agricultural product to determine its constituents. NDSU Research Foundation, Snell & Wilmer, January 18, 2005: US06845326 (16 worldwide citation)

An optical sensor for use in measuring constituents of an agricultural product. An optical sensing window passes a stream of the agricultural product, and a radiation source irradiates the stream as it passes through the optical sensing window. A receiver receives radiation transmitted through the s ...

Webster Dean C, Ekin Abdullah: Functionalized polysiloxane polymers. Ndsu Research Foundation, Webster Dean C, Ekin Abdullah, CARTER Charles G, January 17, 2008: WO/2008/008077 (16 worldwide citation)

Polysiloxanes terminated with one or more hydroxy functional carbamate groups are provided. The polymers may have the formula (I) wherein R1, R2, R3, and R4 are independently hydrogen, C1- C10 alkyl, C1- C10 fluoro-substituted alkyl, cyclopentyl, cyclohexyl, benzyl, toluyl, xylyl and/or phenyl; R5 a ...

Philip Boudjouk, Thomas E Ready, Shane Stafslien, Bhanu P S Chauhan: Antineoplastic polyalkoxyalkylsiloxanes and methods of use thereof. NDSU Research Foundation, Foley & Lardner, November 11, 2008: US07449537 (14 worldwide citation)

Polyaminofunctional alkoxy polysiloxanes which exhibit antineoplastic activity are disclosed. Pharmaceutical compositions including an effective amount of a polyaminofunctional alkoxy polysiloxane and/or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof are also disclosed. The application also describes me ...