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Jihad Mohammed Dakka, Lorenzo Cophard DeCaul, Teng Xu: Process for making cyclohexylbenzene. Exxonmobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, August 25, 2009: US07579511 (45 worldwide citation)

Provided is a process for making cyclohexylbenzene. The process includes the following steps: (a) contacting benzene and hydrogen in the presence of a first catalyst under hydroalkylation conditions sufficient to form a first effluent stream having cyclohexylbenzene, cyclohexane, methyl cyclopentane ...


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Gabor Kiss, Alan Anthony Galuska, Robert Patrick Reynolds Jr, John W Chu, Bryan R Chapman, Patrick Brant, Sudhin Datta: In-line process for producing plasticized polymers and plasticized polymer blends. ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, April 19, 2011: US07928162 (26 worldwide citation)

A process for fluid phase in-line blending of plasticized polymers is provided. The process includes providing two or more reactor trains configured in parallel and a separator for product blending and product-feed separation, wherein one or more of the reactor trains produces one or more polymers a ...


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Raghavan Ayer, Norman Pokutylowicz: Method of forming metal foams by cold spray technique. ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, July 22, 2008: US07402277 (22 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method of forming metallic foams using cold spray processing. The method allows for the formation of metallic foams on existing substrates as a layer. The method includes the steps of providing a substrate for coating of a metallic foam; cold spraying a mixture of ...


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Margaret M Wu, Steven P Rucker, Richard T Spissell, Steven E Donnachie: Synthetic lubricant composition and process. ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, Gary P Katz, September 22, 2009: US07592411 (13 worldwide citation)

A liquid polymer suitable for use as a lubricant base oil is produced by polymerizing ethylene and at least one alpha-olefin using a metallocene catalyst to provide a polymer which is then isomerized and hydrogenated to produce the liquid polymer.


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Douglas Paul Fairchild, Steven Jeffrey Ford, Amit Kumar, Nathan Eugene Nissley, Nicholas E Biery, Mario L Macia: Butt weld and method of making using fusion and friction stir welding. ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, January 25, 2011: US07874471 (11 worldwide citation)

Provided are butt welds and methods of making such butt welds using a combination of fusion root welding and friction stir welding to yield welds with decreased propensity for dropout during friction stir welding without the need for a back-up support plate. In one form of the present disclosure, th ...


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Narasimha Rao Venkata Bangaru, Swarupa Soma Bangaru legal representative, Adnan Ozekcin, Hyun Woo Jin, Erika Ann Ooten Biediger, Jeffrey Roberts Bailey, Vishwas Gupta, Mehmet Deniz Ertas, William Curtis Elks Jr: Ultra-low friction coatings for drill stem assemblies. ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, July 17, 2012: US08220563 (10 worldwide citation)

Provided are drill stem assemblies with ultra-low friction coatings for subterraneous drilling operations. In one form, the coated drill stem assemblies for subterraneous rotary drilling operations include a body assembly with an exposed outer surface including a drill string coupled to a bottom hol ...


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Margaret M Wu, Ernestine W Hill, Liehpao Oscar Farng, Andrew Jackson: Base stocks and lubricant blends containing poly-alpha olefins. Exxonmobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, July 24, 2012: US08227392 (10 worldwide citation)

This disclosure relates to substantially atactic polymers of at least one of propylene, 1-butene or 1-pentene, processes for making such polymers and compositions including the polymers. The polymers may be used as lubricants or may be combined with low viscosity base stocks to form lubricants. The ...


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David J Lohse, C├ęsar Garcia Franco, Nikos Hadjichristidis: Synthesis and use of well-defined, highly-branched saturated hydrocarbon polymers. ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, March 30, 2010: US07687580 (10 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method to produce highly branched polymers with a polyolefin backbone structure of ethylene and precise control of the nature of the branching. In particular, the distribution of branch length and number of branches can be more precisely controlled via the polymeri ...


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Walter Weissman, El Mekki El Malki: Sulfur oxide/nitrogen oxide trap system and method for the protection of nitrogen oxide storage reduction catalyst from sulfur poisoning. ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, June 24, 2008: US07389638 (8 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an improved exhaust gas cleaning system and method for a combustion source comprising a hydrogen generation system, a sulfur oxides trap, and a nitrogen storage reduction (NSR) catalyst trap. The improved exhaust gas cleaning system and method of the present inventio ...


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Stephen J McCarthy, Wenyih F Lai, Sylvain S Hantzer, Ian A Cody: Aromatics saturation process for lube oil boiling range feedstreams. ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company, Robert A Migliorini, October 1, 2013: US08545694 (8 worldwide citation)

An improved aromatics saturation process for use with lube oil boiling range feedstreams utilizing a catalyst comprising a hydrogenation-dehydrogenation component selected from the Group VIII noble metals and mixtures thereof on a mesoporous support having aluminum incorporated into its framework an ...