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John D Affinito, Mark E Gross: Vacuum flash evaporated polymer composites. Battelle Memorial Institute, Douglas E McKinley Jr, October 28, 1997: US05681615 (93 worldwide citation)

A method for fabrication of polymer composite layers in a vacuum is disclosed. More specifically, the method of dissolving salts in a monomer solution, vacuum flash evaporating the solution, condensing the flash evaporated solution as a liquid film, and forming the condensed liquid film into a polym ...


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Mary E Brewster, Nancy E Miller: Information retrieval system utilizing wavelet transform. Battelle Memorial Institute, Douglas E McKinley Jr, May 30, 2000: US06070133 (89 worldwide citation)

A method for automatically partitioning an unstructured electronically formatted natural language document into its sub-topic structure. Specifically, the document is converted to an electronic signal and a wavelet transform is then performed on the signal. The resultant signal may then be used to g ...


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Richard D Smith, Taeman Kim, Keqi Tang, Harold R Udseth: Ionization source utilizing a jet disturber in combination with an ion funnel and method of operation. Battelle Memorial Institute, Stephen R May, Douglas E McKinley Jr, June 24, 2003: US06583408 (73 worldwide citation)

A jet disturber used in combination with an ion funnel to focus ions and other charged particles generated at or near atmospheric pressure into a relatively low pressure region, which allows increased conductance of the ions and other charged particles. The jet disturber is positioned within an ion ...


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Kerry D Meinhardt, John D Vienna, Timothy R Armstrong, Larry R Pederson: Glass-ceramic material and method of making. Battelle Memorial Institute, Paul W Zimmerman, Douglas E McKinley Jr, Stephen R May, August 13, 2002: US06430966 (50 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a glass-ceramic material and method of making useful for joining at least two solid ceramic parts. The seal is a blend of M


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Richard D Smith, Taeman Kim, Harold R Udseth: Ionization source utilizing a multi-capillary inlet and method of operation. Battelle Memorial Institute, Douglas E McKinley Jr, October 12, 2004: US06803565 (50 worldwide citation)

A multi-capillary inlet to focus ions and other charged particles generated at or near atmospheric pressure into a relatively low pressure region, which allows increased conductance of ions and other charged particles. The multi-capillary inlet is juxtaposed between an ion source and the interior of ...


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Xiangdong Feng, Jun Liu, Liang Liang: Method of bonding functional surface materials to substrates and applications in microtechnology and antifouling. Battelle Memorial Institute, Douglas E McKinley Jr, Stephen R May, December 7, 1999: US05997961 (50 worldwide citation)

A simple and effective method to bond a thin coating of poly(N-isopropylacylamide) (NIPAAm) on a glass surface by UV photopolymerization, and the use of such a coated surface in nano and micro technology applications. A silane coupling agent with a dithiocarbamate group is provided as a photosensiti ...


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Keqi Tang, Mikhail B Belov, Aleksey V Tolmachev, Harold R Udseth, Richard D Smith: Multi-source ion funnel. Battelle Memorial Institute, Douglas E McKinley Jr, December 27, 2005: US06979816 (46 worldwide citation)

A method for introducing ions generated in a region of relatively high pressure into a region of relatively low pressure by providing at least two electrospray ion sources, providing at least two capillary inlets configured to direct ions generated by the electrospray sources into and through each o ...


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Steven D Miller: Metal oxide composite dosimeter method and material. Battelle Memorial Institute, Douglas E McKinley Jr, March 24, 1998: US05731590 (36 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a method of measuring a radiation dose wherein a radiation responsive material consisting essentially of metal oxide is first exposed to ionizing radiation. The metal oxide is then stimulating with light thereby causing the radiation responsive material to photoluminesce. Ph ...


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Yufei Gao, Jun Liu: Method of making carbon nanotubes on a substrate. Battelle Memorial Institute, Douglas E McKinley Jr, March 14, 2006: US07011771 (35 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes carbon nanotubes whose hollow cores are 100% filled with conductive filler. The carbon nanotubes are in uniform arrays on a conductive substrate and are well-aligned and can be densely packed. The uniformity of the carbon nanotube arrays is indicated by the uniform len ...


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Paul Sliva, Kurt A Stahl, Kevin L Simmons, Norman C Anheier, Norman R Gordon, Walter R Park: Secure storage and transport container for the handling of controlled materials. Ziro Limit Composite, Douglas E McKinley Jr, April 29, 2003: US06556138 (28 worldwide citation)

The invention is a secure container for the transport and storage of materials that can alert the user as to the location and condition of materials, as well as container status. This provides cargo and access information that is critical in high-value or controlled shipments. The container uses a w ...