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James S McCaughan Jr: Apparatus for producing a spherical pattern of light and method of manufacture. Laser Therapeutics, George Wolken Jr, September 15, 1987: US04693556 (109 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses an optical radiating apparatus constructed on one end of a light-conducting optical fiber such that, upon encountering this radiator, light is caused to leave the fiber and radiate in a spherical pattern with respect to the end of the fiber. This optical radiator is c ...


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James S McCaughan Jr: Apparatus for producing a cylindrical pattern of light and method of manufacture. Laser Therapeutics, George Wolken Jr, April 28, 1987: US04660925 (105 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses an optical radiating apparatus constructed on one end of a light-conducting optical fiber such that, upon encountering this radiator, light is caused to leave the fiber and radiate in a cylindrical pattern with respect to the central axis of the fiber. This optical ra ...


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Gregory T Absten: Intra-abdominal insufflation apparatus. Omnivision, George Wolken Jr, September 21, 1993: US05246419 (75 worldwide citation)

The present invention consists of an apparatus for supplying insufflation gas at high flow rates during laparoscopic surgery including some or all of the following features: at least two gas delivery tubes; a pressure-sensing transducer independent of the gas flow in any gas delivery tube, said pres ...


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Laxmi Nagaich: Extruded particle board. George Wolken Jr, January 2, 1996: US05480602 (73 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an improved material and manufacturing method for the extrusion of particle board. It is shown herein that the use of fine particles of lignocellulosic material, typically wood, in combination with an extrudable plastic, allows an increased proportion of wood to be u ...


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Jan K Michalek: Railway train signalling system for remotely operating warning devices at crossings and for receiving warning device operational information. George Wolken Jr, April 15, 1997: US05620155 (63 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a signalling system for a railroad locomotive, providing the locomotive with the capability to signal its approach to upcoming railroad crossing signals in order for the crossing signals to activate lights, bells or similar warning devices. The present invention includ ...


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Justin F Gaynor: Dielectric layer including silicalite crystals and binder and method for producing same for microelectronic circuits. Novellus Systems, George Wolken Jr, Skjerven Morrill MacPheron, December 11, 2001: US06329062 (56 worldwide citation)

A two-component porous material including small silicalite crystals in a porous binder provides a low dielectric constant material useful as an insulating layer in microelectronic devices. The silicalite/binder porous material uses silicalite nanocrystals smaller than the characteristic dimensions o ...


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Robert M Conaway: Method for preservation and storage of viable biological materials at cryogenic temperatures. Vital Force, George Wolken Jr, August 25, 1987: US04688387 (38 worldwide citation)

A method for preserving biological material is disclosed in which the biological material is stored at cryogenic temperatures for long periods of time without incurring fatal damage to cells, tissues or organs. The process comprises freezing the biological material under conditions of temperature an ...


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Robert S Hollobaugh: Endoscope adaptor. Laser Medical Research Foundation, George Wolken Jr, May 11, 1993: US05209219 (35 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an adapter apparatus for medical endoscopes. The present invention comprises an apparatus for inserting tightly into a typical access port of a medical endoscope. Such adapter apparatus permits certain medical implements, such as optical fibers for laser surgery, to ...


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Leslie S Wright: Furniture assembly. George Wolken Jr, April 15, 1986: US04582002 (28 worldwide citation)

A kit is disclosed which permits rapid assembly, disassembly and reassembly in a variety of furniture configurations. The assembly requires no tools and can be carried out at a location remote from the factory in which the kit is produced. The kit may be assembled in a variety of configurations allo ...


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Darrel Rutherford Sr: Process for recycling vehicle tires. D & R Recyclers, George Wolken Jr, May 26, 1992: US05115983 (28 worldwide citation)

A method is described for the recycling of scrap vehicle tires using high pressure water jets. The use of high pressure water provides for the production of shredded rubber material in useful sizes and also provides for a separation of the shredded rubber from the cording and beading material of the ...