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Dimitrios Hondroulis
Dimitrios George Hondroulis, Ian Paul Ratowsky, Neville William Kingham, Katherine Tracy Bergquist Kingham: Process for sorbing liquids using tropical fibers. FyBx Environmental, Gerald R Boss, Troutman Sanders, February 22, 2000: US06027652 (20 worldwide citation)

A process is described for using tropical fibers to recover spilled oil, gasoline, kerosene, hydrocarbons, pentachlorophenol, creosote or other hazardous liquids from land or water. The sorbent fiber material is produced from agricultural byproducts from cultivation of banana, plantain, cavendish pl ...


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Dimitrios Hondroulis
Dimitrios George Hondroulis, Katherine Tracy Bergquist Kingham, Neville William Kingham: Process for sorbing liquids using tropical fibers. Fybx Enviromental, Gerald R Boss, Troutman Sanders, January 14, 2003: US06506307 (10 worldwide citation)

A process is described for sorbing hydrophobic liquids using a plurality of dried, washed fibers originating from a tropical plant material having naturally hydrophobic fibers. The dried, washed fibers have been washed sufficiently to extract a substantial portion of natural liquids therefrom, there ...


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Jose Luis Correa, Diego Fontayne, Karl Dallas Kirk III, James T Collins III: Nasal mask and headgear. Respironics Georgia, Gerald R Boss Esq, Troutman Sanders, September 19, 2000: US06119694 (330 worldwide citation)

A nasal mask assembly having a nare seal for enclosing the nares of a patient and a pair of lateral support members for engaging the cheekbones of a patient and supporting the nasal mask assembly. An associated headgear assembly constructed of semi-rigid members are selectively interconnected for de ...


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Carlos A Selmonosky: Vascular testing method. Gerald R Boss Esq, Troutman Sanders, June 16, 1998: US05766130 (211 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method for vascular testing for diagnosing circulatory and secondary nervous disorders. The method allows a non-technical person to rapidly plot blood pressure and/or volumetric blood flow wave forms from a plurality of separate digits and/or extremities of a patie ...


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Paul L Woodring, Gardner J Kimm, Robert L Stephenson, David R Rogers, Donald J Novkov, Rebecca A Mabry, Steve Harrington: Medical ventilator. Respironics, Gerald R Boss, Ryan A Schneider, Troutman Sanders, April 8, 2003: US06543449 (167 worldwide citation)

A ventilatory system which may be operated in an invasive and a non-invasive mode is provided utilizing a graphical user interface for presenting only those controlled parameters utilized for that specific mode of operation. Volume and pressure ventilatory support parameters are included for invasiv ...


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John L Servidio: Pressure support ventilatory assist system. Gerald R Boss Esq, Troutman Sanders, October 23, 2001: US06305372 (106 worldwide citation)

A pressure support ventilatory assist device is disclosed. Pressure is provided by a blower which is operated at the minimum speed necessary to achieve the desired inspiration pressure. Pressure regulation is achieved by means of a novel pressure regulator valve, rather than by modulating blower spe ...


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Bruce J Ramshaw, Iqbal Garcha, Robert Naum, Ken Franklin: Interactive medical training system. Gerald R Boss Esq, Troutman Sanders, August 11, 1998: US05791907 (105 worldwide citation)

An interactive medical training device includes a computer system having a display, wherein the computer system is programmed to provide education and training in medical procedures, including laparoscopic surgical procedures. This aspect is achieved by configuring the system to display, on a portio ...


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Yasunori Kaneko, Kenjiro Kita, Kazuhiko Suzuki: Wrap closure and fit system of footwear. Mizuno Corporation, Gerald R Boss, Troutman Sanders, August 19, 2003: US06606804 (91 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a tightening system for footwear, especially in athletic shoe, and is directed to improve the fittability, supportability and stability of the shoe. The athletic shoe of the present invention includes a supporting portion (Fs) for supporting the lateral side of a foo ...


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Joseph I Hauwiller, Youxuan Jin: System and method for creating agricultural decision and application maps for automated agricultural machines. Agco Corporation, Gerald R Boss, Troutman Sanders, August 12, 2003: US06606542 (89 worldwide citation)

A system for creating application maps for controlling a dispensing apparatus based upon field data, the system including a system for maintaining field data. The field data may be georeferenced relative to geographic coordinates of the location of the field data. Application rate equations for corr ...


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Mototaka Iwata, Kenji Onoda, Koji Sakai, Yukihiro Teranishi, Takeshi Naruo, Kazuhiro Ohmori, Yoshihiro Fujikawa: Golf club. Mizuno Corporation, Troutman Sanders, Ryan A Schneider, Gerald R Boss, May 31, 2005: US06899638 (86 worldwide citation)

The inventive golf club comprises a head of a metal having a face and a flexural range, defined in the face, where the quantity of flexure in a direction perpendicular to the face is at least 45% of the maximum quantity of vertical flexure of the face. The flexural range is arranged in coincidence w ...