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Tom L Pierson, John David Penton: Advanced heat recovery and energy conversion systems for power generation and pollution emissions reduction, and methods of using same. TAS, Williams Morgan & Amerson P C, November 15, 2005: US06964168 (68 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are various systems and methods for producing mechanical power from a heat source. In various illustrative examples, the system may include a heat recovery heat exchanger, a turbine, an economizer heat exchanger, a condenser heat exchanger, and a liquid circulating pump, etc. In oth ...


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Harvey Slepian, Loran Sutton: Method and apparatus for optimizing vehicle operation. TAS Distributing Co, Haynes and Boone, September 21, 1999: US05954781 (41 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for optimizing operation of an engine-driven vehicle. The apparatus includes a processor subsystem, a memory subsystem, a road speed sensor, an engine speed sensor, a manifold pressure sensor, a throttle position sensor, a radar detector for determining the distance separating the vehicle ...


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Tom L Pierson: Packaged chilling systems for building air conditioning and process cooling. TAS, February 1, 2005: US06848267 (25 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a packaged chilling system for providing chilled water to an air conditioning system for a building that includes: a duct system; an air handling system; and a water chilling system; wherein: the duct system is in operable communication with a building that has a plurality of rooms, at ...


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Tom L Pierson, John David Penton: Advanced power recovery and energy conversion systems and methods of using same. TAS, Williams Morgan & Amerson P C, November 9, 2010: US07827791 (20 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are various systems and methods for producing mechanical power from a heat source. The system may include a heat recovery heat exchanger, a turbine, a condenser heat exchanger, and a liquid circulating pump, etc. In other embodiments, a desuperheater or an economizer, or both, may b ...


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Tom L Pierson: Method of chilling inlet air for gas turbines. TAS, Locke Lord Bissell & Liddell, March 18, 2008: US07343746 (17 worldwide citation)

A method for cooling inlet air to a gas turbine is provided. For example, a method is described including passing inlet air through a cooling coil that includes an opening for receiving the inlet air and that is operably connected to a gas turbine power plant. The gas turbine power plant may include ...


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Harvey Slepian, Loran Sutton: Apparatus for protecting eletronic devices in a vehicles electronic system and for preventing discharge of the vehicles battery. TAS Distributing Co, Haynes and Boone L, June 9, 1998: US05764469 (16 worldwide citation)

An apparatus to provide protection for electronic devices which receive power for their operation at least in part from a vehicle's electrical system and battery. The electronic device protecting apparatus has an electrical system voltage sensor, an engine start sensor, and an electronic device deco ...


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Sinan Tas, Oktay Avci: Use of cyclopamine in the treatment of basal cell carcinoma and other tumors. Sinan Tas, Vidas Arrett & Steinkraus, February 22, 2011: US07893078 (14 worldwide citation)

This invention concerns the use of cyclopamine in vivo on basal cell carcinomas (BCC's) to achieve therapeutic effect by causing differentiation of the tumor cells and, at the same time, apoptotic death and removal of these tumor cells while preserving the normal tissue cells, including the undiffer ...


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Justin C White: Fluidized calcining process. Tas, Trask Britt & Rossa, August 18, 1992: US05139749 (14 worldwide citation)

A method for enhancing the efficiency of a thermal process such as calcination. The incoming solid particulate material is preheated in the conveyor by partially cooled exhaust vapors from the thermal processor. In passage through the conveyor, the cooled, intermediate temperature vapors contact, fl ...


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Delane Marlowe: Wet scrubber unit. TAS Enterprises, Hopgood Calimafde Judlowe & Mondolino, May 15, 2001: US06231648 (12 worldwide citation)

A wet electrostatic scrubber unit for extracting from a polluted air stream particulate matter entrained therein, whereby emerging from the unit is an environmentally acceptable air stream. The unit includes a treatment station having a cylindrical duct through which is blown the polluted air stream ...


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Sinan Tas, Oktay Avci: Pharmaceutical composition comprising a corticosteroid and a specific inhibitor of hedgehog/smoothened signaling. Sinan Tas, December 8, 2009: US07629352 (11 worldwide citation)

This invention concerns the use of cyclopamine, a naturally occurring steroidal alkaloid known for over thirty years, for the treatment of psoriasis and achievement of rapid clearance of the psoriatic skin lesions together with the reversion of the histopathological signs of disease to normalcy with ...