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Ian Murray, Clement A Tatro: Pulse-actuated fuel-injection spark plug. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Dean E Carlson, Roger S Gaither, Clifton E Clouse Jr, June 20, 1978: US04095580 (65 worldwide citation)

A replacement spark plug for reciprocating internal combustion engines that functions as a fuel injector and as a spark plug to provide a "stratified-charge" effect. The conventional carburetor is retained to supply the main fuel-air mixture which may be very lean because of the stratified charge. T ...


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Donald J Mullenhoff, Stephen W Wilson: Route profile analysis system and method. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Clifton E Clouse Jr, Roger S Gaither, Judson R Hightower, April 29, 1986: US04586138 (60 worldwide citation)

A system for recording terrain profile information is disclosed. The system accurately senses incremental distances traveled by a vehicle along with vehicle inclination, recording both with elapsed time. The incremental distances can subsequently be differentiated with respect to time to obtain acce ...


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Tomas B Hirschfeld: Chemoresistive gas sensor. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Bert J Weis, Clifton E Clouse Jr, Judson R Hightower, June 23, 1987: US04674320 (54 worldwide citation)

A chemoresistive gas sensor is provided which has improved sensitivity. A layer of organic semiconductor is disposed between two electrodes which, in turn, are connected to a voltage source. High conductivity material is dispersed within the layer of organic semiconductor in the form of very small p ...


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Robert A Huggins, Bernard A Boukamp: All-solid electrodes with mixed conductor matrix. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Shyamala T Rajender, Clifton E Clouse Jr, Michael F Esposito, March 13, 1984: US04436796 (54 worldwide citation)

Alkali metal based electrochemical cells offer a great deal of promise for applications in many areas such as electric vehicles and load leveling purposes in stationary power plants. Lithium is an attractive candidate as the electroactive species in such cells since lithium is very electropositive, ...


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Rama R Venkataperumal, Gerald E Mericle: Combined hydraulic and regenerative braking system. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Clifton E Clouse Jr, Roger S Gaither, James E Denny, June 2, 1981: US04270806 (46 worldwide citation)

A combined hydraulic and regenerative braking system and method for an electric vehicle, with the braking system being responsive to the applied hydraulic pressure in a brake line to control the braking of the vehicle to be completely hydraulic up to a first level of brake line pressure, to be parti ...


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Klaus Halbach: Permanent magnet multipole with adjustable strength. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Patrick T King, Clifton E Clouse Jr, Judson R Hightower, October 22, 1985: US04549155 (44 worldwide citation)

Two or more magnetically soft pole pieces are symmetrically positioned along a longitudinal axis to provide a magnetic field within a space defined by the pole pieces. Two or more permanent magnets are mounted to an external magnetically-soft cylindrical sleeve which rotates to bring the permanent m ...


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Warren C Struven: Radio frequency communication system utilizing radiating transmission lines. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Clifton E Clouse Jr, Roger S Gaither, Michael F Esposito, October 9, 1984: US04476574 (41 worldwide citation)

A radio communication system for use in tunnels, mines, buildings or other shielded locations in which a pair of radiating transmission lines (30), (31) extend through such location in spaced coextensive relation to each other. Each transmission line (30), (31) has at least one unidirectional amplif ...


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Stephen E Derenzo: Readout system for multi-crystal gamma cameras. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Clifton E Clouse Jr, Roger S Gaither, Judson R Hightower, June 9, 1987: US04672207 (40 worldwide citation)

A radioisotope camera (10) having an array (12) of scintillation crystals (13) arranged in N rows and M columns and adapted to be struck by gamma-rays from a subject, a separate solid state photodetector (15 ) optically coupled to each crystal (13), and N+M amplifiers (24) connected to the photodete ...


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Frank A Dolbeare, Joe W Gray: Flow cytometric measurement of total DNA and incorporated halodeoxyuridine. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Shyamala Rajender, Clifton E Clouse Jr, Judson R Hightower, April 29, 1986: US04585736 (40 worldwide citation)

A method for the simultaneous flow cytometric measurement of the total DNA content and the level of DNA synthesis in normal and malignant cells is disclosed. The sensitivity of the method allows a study of cell cycle traverse rates for large scale cell populations as well as single cell measurements ...


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Ka Ngo Leung, Kenneth W Ehlers: Ion source. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Clifton E Clouse Jr, Roger S Gaither, Michael F Esposito, May 8, 1984: US04447732 (38 worldwide citation)

A magnetic filter for an ion source reduces the production of undesired ion species and improves the ion beam quality. High-energy ionizing electrons are confined by the magnetic filter to an ion source region, where the high-energy electrons ionize gas molecules. One embodiment of the magnetic filt ...