David Ouimette, John Todd Mathieson, Chenglin Yao, Olavo Correa da Silva, Greg Kemmit: Synergistic fungicidal compositions. Dow Agrosciences, Gregory L Porter, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, September 5, 2017: US09750248 (7 worldwide citation)

A synergistic fungicidal mixture contains a fungicidally effective amount of a compound of Formula I, (3S,6S,7R,8R)-8-benzyl-3-(3-((isobutyryloxy)methoxy)-4-methoxypicolinamido)-6-methyl-4,9-dioxo-1,5-dioxonan-7-yl isobutyrate, and at least one triazole fungicide wherein Formula I is

David Krueger: Spinal fusion device. Michael Ye, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, December 27, 2016: US09526628 (4 worldwide citation)

A spinal fusion device is disclosed. The spinal fusion device includes a first endplate configured for fitting within a disc space and engaging with a first vertebra and a second endplate configured for fitting within the disc space and engaging with a second vertebra. The two endplates are separate ...

Bhargav R Avasarala, Brock D Bose, John C Day, Donald Steiner: System and method for automated machine-learning, zero-day malware detection. BLUVECTOR, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, Sean S Wooden, May 30, 2017: US09665713 (3 worldwide citation)

Improved systems and methods for automated machine-learning, zero-day malware detection. Embodiments include a method for improved zero-day malware detection that receives a set of training files which are each known to be either malign or benign, partitions the set of training files into a pluralit ...

Hiroaki Miyoshi: Rotate-to-advance catheterization system. OLYMPUS CORPORATION, OLYMPUS ENDO TECHNOLOGY AMERICA, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, March 6, 2018: US09907456 (3 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for accessing a bodily passageway includes: an endoscope including an insertion portion configured to inserted into the bodily passageway; a drive tube including a lumen configured to receive the endoscope; a helically-wound thread disposed on an outer wall of the drive tube and configu ...

Davi Geiger, Hiroshi Ishikawa: Method and apparatus for segmenting an image in order to locate a part thereof. New York University, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, February 28, 2017: US09582891 (3 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed to automatically segment 3D and higher-dimensional images into two subsets without user intervention, with no topological restriction on the solution, and in such a way that the solution is an optimal in a precisely defined optimization criterion, including an exactly defined d ...

Katsuhiro Ashihara, Yuichiro Kajiki, Hiroki Takata, Akihiro Honda, Motoichi Murakami: Slide bearing. TAIHO KOGYO, TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, May 23, 2017: US09657769 (3 worldwide citation)

Provided is a slide bearing with which friction-reducing effects are obtained and the total volume of effluent oil is limited. In a slide bearing an end of the narrow groove on a downstream side of the rotation direction is disposed at the position which is adjacent to a mating surface on the downst ...

Hiroyuki Hokuto: Control apparatus for an internal combustion engine. TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, November 14, 2017: US09816415 (3 worldwide citation)

In a control apparatus for an internal combustion engine in which processing of regenerating the NOx storage capacity of an NSR catalyst is carried out in accompany with processing of diagnosing an abnormality in an exhaust gas purification device including the NSR catalyst, the present invention is ...

Yoshihiro Iwano: Parting portion structure for vehicle. TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, June 6, 2017: US09669876 (3 worldwide citation)

There is obtained a parting portion structure for a vehicle that can enhance the rigidity of one end of a design panel that constitutes a parting portion, while imparting a feeling of sharpness to the parting portion. An end edge portion of an upper-end rear portion of a fender panel is folded back ...

Katsumi Kono, Norimi Asahara, Jonggap Kim: Vehicle control device. TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, January 3, 2017: US09533669 (2 worldwide citation)

A vehicle control device is a vehicle control device for a vehicle capable of coasting, in which when there is no acceleration or deceleration request to the vehicle while traveling, power transmission between an engine and drive wheels is cut off and the vehicle is allowed to travel by inertia, whe ...

James J Datovech, Charles Quentin Davis, Bryan A Hays, Anatolie Hobet, Frank Hunleth: Electrode arrays. LKC TECHNOLOGIES, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, Sean S Wooden, December 6, 2016: US09510762 (2 worldwide citation)

Electrode arrays have a plurality of electrodes. These arrays may have any combination of the following improvements. The arrays may have features that enable easier electrical connections and reduced bending stiffness by having a stop region and a torsion relief region, respectively. The arrays may ...