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Alfred L Collins, Mary Ellen Counts, Amitabh Das, Seetharama C Deevi, Grier S Fleischhauer, Charles T Higgins, Willie G Houck Jr, Billy J Keen Jr, Robert E Lee III, A Clifton Lilly Jr, D Bruce Losee Jr, Hugh J McCafferty, Constance H Nichols, Wynn R Raymond, Robert L Ripley, Renzer R Ritt Sr, G Robert Scott, F Murphy Sprinkel, Michael L Watkins, Susan E Wrenn, Francis V Utsch: Flavor generating article. Philip Morris Incorporated, Charles E B Glenn, James E Schardt, James T Moore, February 2, 1999: US05865185 (191 worldwide citation)

A smoking article is provided in which a replaceable tobacco flavor unit containing tobacco flavor material is electrically heated by a set of permanent reusable heaters to evolve flavors or other components in vapor or aerosol form for delivery to a smoker. Each heater heats only a portion of the a ...


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Mark A Serrano, Kenneth S Houghton, Harry V Lanzillotti, Edward B Sanders, A Clifton Lilly Jr, Charles R Hayward, John R Hearn, D Bruce Losee Jr, Grier S Fleischhauer, Willie G Houck: Smoking article. Philip Morris Incorporated, Kevin B Osborne, James E Schardt, Charles E B Glenn, September 13, 1994: US05345951 (164 worldwide citation)

A smoking article in which a flavored aerosol is generated by heat transfer to a flavor bed from the combustion of a heat source is provided. The article generates substantially no sidestream smoke. The transfer of heat from the heat source to the flavor bed is accomplished by convective and radiati ...


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Alfred L Collins, Mary E Counts, Amitabh Das, Seetharama C Deevi, Grier S Fleischhauer, Charles T Higgins, Willie G Houck Jr, Billy J Keen Jr, Robert E Lee III, A Clifton Lilly Jr, D Bruce Losee Jr, Hugh J McCafferty, Constance H Nichols, Wynn R Raymond, Robert L Ripley, Renzer R Ritt Sr, G Robert Scott, F Murphy Sprinkel, Michael L Watkins, Susan E Wrenn, Francis V Utsch: Flavor generating article and method for making same. Philip Morris Incorporated, Charles E B Glenn, James E Schardt, Kevin B Osborne, March 25, 1997: US05613504 (126 worldwide citation)

A smoking article is provided in which a replaceable tobacco flavor unit containing tobacco flavor material is electrically heated by a set of permanent reusable heaters to evolve flavors or other components in vapor or aerosol form for delivery to a smoker. Each heater heats only a portion of the a ...


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Mohammad R Hajaligol, Grier S Fleischhauer, Seetharama C Deevi, Charles T Higgins, Patrick H Hayes, Herbert Herman, Robert V Gansert, Alfred L Collins, Billy J Keen Jr, Bernard C Laroy, A Clifton Lilly Jr: Tubular heater for use in an electrical smoking article. Philip Morris Incorporated, James T Moore, James E Schardt, Charles E B Glenn, September 9, 1997: US05665262 (123 worldwide citation)

A cylindrical tube is provided of a mechanically strong and flexible electrical conductor such as a metal and has a plurality of separated regions. An electrically insulating layer such as a ceramic is applied on the outer surface except for one exposed portion. Electrically resistive heaters are th ...


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Seetharama C Deevi, A Clifton Lilly Jr: Electrically powered ceramic composite heater. Philip Morris Incorporated, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, March 12, 1996: US05498855 (117 worldwide citation)

An electrically powered ceramic composite heater useful for devices such as a cigarette lighter. The electrical resistance heater includes a discrete heating segment configuration wherein each individual segment of the heater can be activated using an electric control module, and is capable of heati ...


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Susan E Wrenn, A Clifton Lilly Jr, Traci L Franklin, Patrick H Hayes, Mary Ellen Counts, William James Crowe: Electrical smoking system and method. Philip Morris Incorporated, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, February 10, 2004: US06688313 (117 worldwide citation)

An electrical smoking system comprising a cigarette and an electric lighter, wherein the cigarette comprises a tubular tobacco mat partially filled with material tobacco so as to define a filled tobacco rod portion and an unfilled tobacco rod portion. The cigarette and the lighter are mutually arran ...


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Alfred L Collins, Mary E Counts, Amitabh Das, Seetharama C Deevi, A Clifton Lilly Jr, D Bruce Losee Jr, Michael L Watkins, Francis V Utsch: Heater element of an electrical smoking article and method for making same. Philip Morris Incorporated, Charles E B Glenn, James E Schardt, James T Moore, March 24, 1998: US05730158 (108 worldwide citation)

A smoking article is provided in which a replaceable tobacco flavor unit containing tobacco flavor material is electrically heated by a set of permanent reusable heaters to evolve flavors or other components in vapor or aerosol form for delivery to a smoker. Each heater heats only a portion of the a ...


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Mark A Serrano, Kenneth S Houghton, Harry V Lanzillotti, Edward B Sanders, A Clifton Lilly Jr, Charles R Hayward, John R Hearn, D Bruce Losee Jr: Smoking article. Philip Morris Incorporated, Jeffrey H Ingerman, October 30, 1990: US04966171 (105 worldwide citation)

A smoking article in which a flavored aerosol is generated by heat transfer to a flavor bed from the combustion of a carbon heat source is provided. The article generates substantially no sidestream smoke. The transfer of heat from the heat source to the flavor bed is accomplished by convective and ...


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Harry V Lanzillotti, George H Burnett, Alline R Wayte, Thomas S Osdene, Warren E Claflin, A Clifton Lilly Jr, John F Nienow: Method of making smoking articles. Philip Morris Incorporated, September 7, 1982: US04347855 (104 worldwide citation)

A method of making smoking articles wherein a combustible tobacco material is mixed with one or more other ingredients including a liquid, the mixture being subjected to further processing to produce a shaped coherent mass having a through passage. Shaping is effected by application of pressure to t ...


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George H Burnett, Warren E Claflin, Harry V Lanzillotti, A Clifton Lilly Jr, John F Nienow, Thomas S Osdene, Alline R Wayte: Smoking article. Philip Morris Incorporated, July 5, 1983: US04391285 (102 worldwide citation)

Smoking articles comprising a high density, relatively low porosity coherent mass of combustible tobacco-containing material having at least one passage extending therethrough are disclosed. In a preferred embodiment the smoking article is a cylinder having at least one passage axially therethrough. ...