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Keith W Dively, Kurt L Hansen: Electronic identifier payment systems and methods. First Data Corporation, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, September 12, 2006: US07107249 (120 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for accepting payments for goods and services provided by a consumer provider. The methods can include associating consumers and consumer providers with a payment provider. The payment provider can receive payments destined for the consumer provider, associate the payments with o ...


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Gene E Wiggs, Kurt L Hansen, John R Kelley: Design and processing method for manufacturing hollow airfoils. General Electric Company, Carmen Santa Maria, Jerome C Squillaro, December 14, 1993: US05269058 (46 worldwide citation)

A method for forming a hollow, internally-ribbed airfoil having a complex geometry. The process forms airfoil halves from alloy members in essentially final machined form. The airfoil halves optionally include a gasket around their periphery and optionally, a gasket around the internal sequence of r ...


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Paul Blair, Kurt L Hansen, Dean Seifert: Airline ticket payment and reservation system and methods. First Data Coroporation, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, October 3, 2006: US07117183 (30 worldwide citation)

A method for accepting payments from a consumer for a travel ticket from a travel company comprises receiving at a point of sale device a transaction request that includes a transaction identifier that identifies a travel arrangement made with the travel company and a payment amount. The payment amo ...


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Kurt L Hansen, Dean A Seifert, Mark Thompson, Mike Michelsen: Money transfer systems and methods for travelers. The Western Union Company, First Data Corporation, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, June 12, 2007: US07229011 (21 worldwide citation)

One method involves payment of money to a recipient traveling to one or more foreign countries by entering into a remote computer money transfer information from a sender. The money transfer information comprises recipient identification information, at least one country where the money is to be rec ...


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Kurt L Hansen, Ronald J VanDenburgh: Method for assembly of tangential entry dovetailed bucket assemblies on a turbomachine bucket wheel. General Electric Company, Jerome C Squillaro, October 27, 1987: US04702673 (17 worldwide citation)

A method for assembling a plurality of bucket assemblies having tangential entry dovetails onto a wheel of a turbomachine such that a predetermined circumferential force is obtainable on the bucket assemblies when assembled, includes reducing the distance between lateral faces on the base portion of ...


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Kurt L Hansen, Thomas B Sayor, Sharon K Vialpando, Kenneth Algiene: Staged transactions systems and methods. First Data Corporation, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, February 27, 2007: US07184989 (15 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for accepting payments for goods and services provided by a merchant. In one embodiment, a method for accepting payments from a consumer for a good or service provided by a merchant comprises receiving a transaction request from the merchant, receiving a payment from the consumer ...


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Kurt L Hansen, Keith W Diveley: Systems and methods for enrolling consumers in goods and services. First Data Corporation, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, August 22, 2006: US07096205 (14 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for enrolling consumers in goods and services offered by a consumer provider are disclosed herein. Various of the methods include providing an enrollment system and displaying enrollment options via the enrollment system. Further, the methods include receiving enrollment requests ...


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Herbert Halila, Kurt L Hansen: Hollow core airfoil. General Electric Company, Bernard E Shay, Jerome C Squillaro, October 19, 1993: US05253824 (14 worldwide citation)

A hollow core airfoil including a root adapted to attach the airfoil to a disk. An airfoil portion including a leading edge, a trailing edge, and a tip portion. The hollow core airfoil includes radial ribs extending from the root to the tip. Chord-wise stringers run from the leading edge to the trai ...


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Kurt L Hansen, Jay L Cornell, Jan C Schilling: Hollow airfoil impact resistance improvement. General Electric Company, Andrew C Hess, David L Narciso, August 8, 1995: US05439354 (11 worldwide citation)

Hollow airfoils, such as fan blades, nozzles and struts used in axial flow gas turbine engines, that have improved resistance to impact from foreign objects are disclosed. Relocation of airfoil material is used to preferentially strengthen the airfoil to respond to the stress from the impact of a fo ...


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Kurt L Hansen, Johnny F Hill II, Arthur L Ludwig: Hollow airfoil cavity surface texture enhancement. General Electric Company, Andrew C Hess, Patrick R Scanlon, August 15, 1995: US05441574 (10 worldwide citation)

A method and passage system is applicable to hollow structures, such as hollow rib core fan blades, for removing alpha case and contamination, for improving surface texture, and for smoothing diffusion bonded joints to reduce notches and flaws, after fabrication. The passage system allows for ventin ...