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Timothy Langan, Michael A Riley, W Mark Buchta: Reactive shaped charges and thermal spray methods of making same. Surface Treatment Technologies, Alan G Towner Esq, Pietragallo Bosick & Gordon, October 9, 2007: US07278353 (44 worldwide citation)

Shaped charge liners are made of reactive materials formed by thermal spray techniques. The thermally sprayed reactive shaped charge materials have low porosity and high structural integrity. Upon detonation, the reactive materials of the shaped charge liner undergo an exothermic reaction that raise ...


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Timothy Langan, Michael A Riley: Shock initiation devices including reactive multilayer structures. Surface Treatment Technologies, Alan G Towner Esq, Pietragallo Bosick & Gordon, October 9, 2007: US07278354 (40 worldwide citation)

The invention provides shock initiation devices comprising multilayer structures with constituent layers that undergo an exothermic self-propagating reaction once initiated by shock. The multilayer structures may be used as components in shaped charges, EFP devices, warheads, munition casings, inter ...


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Michael A Riley, Timothy J Langan, David K McNamara, Joseph R Pickens: Shaped charge and explosively formed penetrator liners and process for making same. Ashurst Government Services, David F Dockery, November 28, 2000: US06152040 (14 worldwide citation)

A shaped charge or explosively formed penetrator liner and a method for producing the liner. The liner is preferably formed from a metal having a fine, uniform grain structure. The liner is preferably produced by an electron beam deposition process.


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Larry J Francis, W W Phil Robinson, Michael A Riley, Timothy Langan, Morteza Aghaebrahim: Composite materials and methods of making and using such composite materials. Ceratech, Alan G Towner Esq, Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, February 17, 2009: US07491267 (13 worldwide citation)

Composite materials made from reactive compounds such as oxides are disclosed. The materials comprise a reaction producing of metal oxide, phosphate and reactive residual materials. The metal oxide may comprise MgO, CaO, ZnO, TiO2 or the like. The phosphate may comprise mono-potassium phosphate, mon ...


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Michael A Riley, Michael A Spohn, Gerald W Callan: Method and apparatus for fractional flow reserve measurements. Bayer HealthCare, Joseph L Kent, David Schramm, James R Stevenson, April 19, 2016: US09314584 (7 worldwide citation)

A method of determining fractional flow reserve (FFR) in a blood vessel having stenosis includes injecting fluid into the blood vessel upstream of the stenosis using a power fluid injector, measuring pressure drop across the stenosis, and calculating FFR from measured pressure drop. The injected flu ...


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Leontios Christodoulou, James C Williams, Michael A Riley: Process for stabilization of titanium silicide particulates within titanium aluminide containing metal matrix composites. Martin Marietta Corporation, Herbert W Mylius, Gay Chin, April 10, 1990: US04915904 (7 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to a metallic-second phase composites comprising a matrix of titanium aluminide with discrete titanium silicide particles dispersed therein. The second phase dispersoid is stabilized during the process of in-situ formation by the presence of zirconium.


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Timothy Langan, Michael A Riley, W Mark Buchta: Reactive shaped charges comprising thermal sprayed reactive components. Surface Treatment Technologies, Alan G Towner Esq, Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti, February 9, 2010: US07658148 (4 worldwide citation)

Shaped charge liners are made of reactive materials formed by thermal spray techniques. The thermally sprayed reactive shaped charge materials have low porosity and high structural integrity. Upon detonation, the reactive materials of the shaped charge liner undergo an exothermic reaction that raise ...


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Michael A Riley, Michael J Orr, Jeffrey R Johansen: Cyanobacterial inoculants for land reclamation. Engineering Technology Incorporated, Alan G Towner, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, May 8, 2001: US06228136 (4 worldwide citation)

Materials inoculated with cyanobacteria are used to reclaim land. Methods and apparatus for making and disseminating cyanobacteria inoculants are disclosed. A thin-film growth method may be used to grow the cyanobacteria directly on a substrate material. Alternatively, the cyanobacteria may be grown ...


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Michael A Riley, Ralph H Schriver, William D Barlow, Thomas P Joyce, Andreas Maihoefer: Multi-fluid medical injector system and methods of operation. Bayer HealthCare, David Schramm, Joseph L Kent, James R Stevenson, October 25, 2016: US09474857 (2 worldwide citation)

A multi-fluid injector system and methods of operation thereof are presented. One embodiment of such a fluid injector system includes an automatic refill procedure for a fluid injector system comprising a fluid injector and an operably engaged syringe. The procedure includes the step of determining, ...


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Michael A Riley, Michael A Spohn, Gerald W Callan: Method and apparatus for fractional flow reserve measurements. BAYER HEALTHCARE, Joseph L Kent, David Schramm, James R Stevenson, April 11, 2017: US09615755 (2 worldwide citation)

A method of determining fractional flow reserve (FFR) in a blood vessel having stenosis includes injecting fluid into the blood vessel upstream of the stenosis using a power fluid injector, measuring pressure drop across the stenosis, and calculating FFR from measured pressure drop. The injected flu ...