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Randall Padgett: Ethanol production by fermentation of chinese tallow tree. Alternative Green Technologies, Mark Swanson, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, June 12, 2012: US08198057 (21 worldwide citation)

A method for producing ethanol by fermentation includes the preparation of a starter culture, inoculation of a mash with the starter culture, fermentation of the mash, and recovery of ethanol from the mash. The starter culture includes a tallow base with Chinese tallow tree parts and water which are ...


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Garrett Poe, Brandon Farmer: Polyimide polymer with oligomeric silsesquioxane. NeXolve Corporation, Mark Swanson, David E Mixon, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, November 17, 2009: US07619042 (17 worldwide citation)

A soluble polyimide polymer with tethered oligomeric silsesquioxane compounds is produced using efficient, gentle reactions. A carboxylic acid attachment point on the polymer backbone is used to connect the oligomeric silsesquioxane. The oligomeric silsesquioxane compound includes an amine or an alc ...


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Garrett Poe, Brandon Farmer: Polymeric coating for the protection of objects. NeXolve Corporation, Mark Swanson, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, November 13, 2012: US08309627 (9 worldwide citation)

A protective polymeric coating is applied to the surface of various objects which are to be exposed to a harsh environment. The protective polymeric coating covers the exposed surface, where the polymeric coating includes a polyimide polymer. The polyimide polymer in the polymeric coating has a back ...


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Garrett Poe, Brandon Farmer: Reflective film for thermal control. NeXolve Corporation, Mark Swanson, David Mixon, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, November 1, 2011: US08048938 (9 worldwide citation)

A reflective film includes a polymeric layer and a reflective component. The polymeric layer includes a polyimide polymer, where the polyimide polymer has a backbone with at least one non-terminal phenyl group. A linkage is connected to the non-terminal phenyl group, where the linkage can be an amid ...


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Garrett Poe, Brandon Farmer: Polymeric coating for protecting objects. NeXolve Corporation, Mark Swanson, David Mixon, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, November 8, 2011: US08053492 (9 worldwide citation)

A protective polymeric coating is applied to the surface of various objects which are to be exposed to a harsh environment. The protective polymeric coating covers the exposed surface, where the polymeric coating includes a polyimide polymer. The polyimide polymer in the polymeric coating has a back ...


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Robert O Baron Sr, Tony L Benson, Thomas S Thompson, Erick C Jones, Robert J Dreisewerd Jr: System and method of providing real-time site specific information. Baron Services, Mark Swanson, Frank M Caprio, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, September 11, 2012: US08264345 (7 worldwide citation)

A weather alert manager is used to provide real-time, site specific information to a user regarding weather and possibly other hazards. The weather alert manager compares meteorological data, a user profile including information on points of interest to the user, and geographical data to determine i ...


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Ray Caprio: Detachable split windshield. Mark Swanson, Frank M Caprio, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, November 9, 2010: US07828359 (7 worldwide citation)

The current invention is a split windshield which can be stored on a vehicle or deployed into a single windshield to provide protection for a rider on the vehicle. The windshield includes an upper and lower portion and also includes an upper and lower frame attached to the upper and lower portion of ...


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Clifton D McClure, Jonathan M Lance Sr: Telescoping mast. Mark Swanson, David Mixon, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, August 7, 2012: US08234823 (5 worldwide citation)

An extendible mast includes at least three columns having a plurality of column sections that telescopically nest one inside another. A base plate is connected to each column, and each of a plurality of brackets is also connected to each column. The plurality of brackets are positioned along the len ...


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Joby Satterfield, John Lackey: Portable tank. Pinnacle Manufacturing, Mark Swanson, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, September 11, 2012: US08261930 (4 worldwide citation)

A portable tank includes a tank interior defined by a plurality of panels, with the floor panel supported by a floor support structure. The floor support structure includes side channels with cross members connecting the side channels. A mid floor beam is received in notches formed in some of the cr ...


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Jianying Cao, Zhong Luo, Jian Wu, Yalin Qiu: Finned tube for condensation and evaporation. Wolverine Tube, Mark Swanson, Frank M Caprio, Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, April 24, 2012: US08162039 (2 worldwide citation)

A finned tube includes channels defined between adjacent fins on the tube body outer surface. Wings extend from side walls of the adjacent fins between the fin top and the fin base such that the wings form a barrier which splits the channel into an upper channel and a lower channel. A plurality of h ...