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Craig Allen
Massimiliano Mariotti, Craig Allen Bielek, Michele D Ercole, Luciano Mei: Turbine inlet guide vane with scalloped platform and related method. Nuovo Pignone S p A, GE Global Patent Operation, November 20, 2012: US08313291 (7 worldwide citation)

A nozzle segment is disclosed that includes a first platform configured to be connected with a casing of a gas turbine engine, a second platform configured to be connected with the casing, the second platform being disposed apart from the first platform in a radial direction of the gas turbine engin ...


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Somakumar R
Ajith Kumar, Somakumar Ramachandrapanicker, Paul Flynn, Arijit Banerjee, Rupam Mukherjee: Systems and methods for diagnosing an engine. General Electric Company, GE Global Patent Operation, John A Kramer, January 7, 2014: US08626372 (4 worldwide citation)

A condition of an engine is diagnosed based on information provided by signals from speed sensors associated with the engine or other signals associated with a generator operationally connected to the engine. Different types of degradation are distinguished based on discerning characteristics within ...


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Somakumar R
Ajith Kumar, Somakumar Ramachandrapanicker, Paul Flynn, Arijit Banerjee, Rupam Mukherjee: Systems and methods for diagnosing auxiliary equipment associated with an engine. General Electric Company, GE Global Patent Operation, John A Kramer, January 7, 2014: US08626371 (1 worldwide citation)

Diagnosing auxiliary equipment associated with an engine. A condition of the auxiliary equipment is diagnosed based on information provided by signals from a generator operationally connected to the auxiliary equipment or other signals associated with the engine. Different types of degradation are d ...


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Somakumar R
Ajith Kumar, Somakumar Ramachandrapanicker, Paul Flynn, Arijit Banerjee, Rupam Mukherjee: Systems and methods for diagnosing an engine. General Electric Company, GE Global Patent Operation, John A Kramer, September 17, 2013: US08538626 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems are provided for an engine. A condition of the engine may be diagnosed based on a combustion torque profile of the engine estimated using signals from a generator operationally connected to the engine and/or other signals associated with the engine. Different types of degradation ...


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Craig Allen
Massimiliano Mariotti, Craig Allen Bielek, Michele D Ercole, Luciano Mei: Turbine inlet guide vane with scalloped platform and related method. General Electric Company, GE Global Patent Operation, June 25, 2009: US20090162193-A1

A nozzle segment is disclosed that includes a first platform configured to be connected with a casing of a gas turbine engine, a second platform configured to be connected with the casing, the second platform being disposed apart from the first platform in a radial direction of the gas turbine engin ...


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Manoj Gokhale
Manoj Prakash Gokhale: Locomotive engine multi-fuel control system and method. General Electric Company, GE Global Patent Operation, John A Kramer, August 9, 2011: US07996147 (12 worldwide citation)

A method, in certain embodiments, includes controlling a first parameter set (e.g., fuel injection timing, engine speed, etc.) of an engine to reduce specific fuel consumption to account for a plurality of different fuels alone or in combination with one another. The method also may include controll ...


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Manoj Gokhale
Manoj Prakash Gokhale, Yogesh Kumar: Quick engine startup system and method. General Electric Company, GE Global Patent Operation, John A Kramer, July 12, 2011: US07975666 (10 worldwide citation)

A technique is provided for improved response of internal combustion engines to increased load demands. The engine is equipped with an air storage tank that stores compressed air. The air may be stored at an elevated pressure (e.g., manifold air pressure) during normal full load operation of the eng ...


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Manoj Gokhale
Manoj Prakash Gokhale, Bryan Thomas Jett: High viscosity fuel injection pressure reduction system and method. General Electric Company, GE Global Patent Operation, John A Kramer, June 5, 2012: US08191534

An improved high viscosity fuel injection pressure reduction system and method is disclosed for use in an internal combustion engine. The system may include a first fuel line and a second fuel line. The first fuel line may be configured to be coupled upstream of a combustion chamber of the engine wh ...


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Ryan Marc LaFrance: Apparatus and methods to disable an electric vehicle. General Electric Company, Global Patent Operation, September 11, 2012: US08265816 (84 worldwide citation)

A security device for use with an electric vehicle is provided. The security device includes a processor that is programmed to receive at least one signal representative of a disconnection between a charging station and a battery within the electric vehicle. The processor is further programmed to ge ...


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John K Besore, Jeff Donald Drake, Michael F Finch, Darin Franks, John Joseph Roetker, Steven Keith Root, Natarajan Venkatakrishnan, Eric K Watson: Energy management of household appliances. General Electric Company, Global Patent Operation, February 5, 2013: US08367984 (60 worldwide citation)

A water heater comprises a body defining a chamber for holding water to be heated, an inlet opening and an outlet opening in communication with the chamber for flowing water therethrough and one or more power consuming features/functions including a heater for heating the water within the chamber. A ...