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Jiri Janata, Robert J Huber, Michael Thompson: Chemical selective sensors utilizing admittance modulated membranes. Thorpe North & Western, October 11, 1988: US04776944 (344 worldwide citation)

A chemical selective sensor system utilizes admittance modulated to detect the presence of chemicals or chemical species in a fluid. The sensor system includes a film or membrane adapted to pass ions when selected chemicals which are to be detected are present at the membrane surface. The membrane i ...


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Curtis R Richardson, Alan Morine, Brian Thomas, Jamie Lee Johnson, Jason Michael Thompson: Protective enclosure for a computer. Otter Products, April 26, 2011: US07933122 (179 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a three-layer protective enclosure that provides resistance to water, dust, dirt, and bump protection for sensitive computers. In one embodiment, an inner membrane layer is provided, which is a thin, flexible layer that protects portions of a computer and allows the user to interact wit ...


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Ulrich J Krull, Michael Thompson: Chemo-receptive lipid based membrane transducers. Lyon & Lyon, April 28, 1987: US04661235 (82 worldwide citation)

A lipid membrane is used as a chemo-receptive transducer for quantitative and semi-quantitative analysis of chemical test species in an electrolyte. The lipid membrane is contacted with an electrolyte containing the test species, and an electrical potential difference is applied across the membrane. ...


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Tim Wilson, Michael Thompson: Server and method for providing specific network services. SolutionInc, April 8, 2008: US07356841 (77 worldwide citation)

A server and method is provided to provide a specific service to network users. The server and method automatically provide user-to-server security using VLANs. The server manages VLAN based on the request from a user for creating/deleting/joining/leaving VLANs. The server allows user to control gro ...


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Dan Nagy, Paul Goott, John Landry, David Cox, Michael C Pang, Joe Favole, Michael Thompson: Method and system for data management in electronic payments transactions. Citibank N A, George T Marcou, Kilpatrick Stockton, April 4, 2006: US07024174 (62 worldwide citation)

A method and system for prepaying wireless telecommunications charges utilizes computer hardware and software including, for example, a user's mobile phone, a mobile operator's interactive voice response unit, a mobile payments interactive voice response unit, SMS, test messaging, email, ATM, kiosk, ...


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Krishna M R Kallury, Michael Thompson, William E Lee: Immobilization of biologically active protein on a support with a 7-18 carbon spacer and a bifunctional phospholipid. Her Majesty the Queen in right of Canada represented by the Minister of National Defence, Juliusz Szereszewski, April 11, 1995: US05405766 (56 worldwide citation)

Enzymes and certain other bioactive substances are immobilized on solid substrates which have sufficient functional groups such as hydroxyl or carboxyl. The bioactive substances are linked to the substrates through spacer compounds having a long open alkyl chain with 7-18 carbon atoms and also throu ...


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Kenneth J Klein, R John Phillips, Lesley M Freed, Michael Thompson: Gas chromatograph having integrated pressure programmer. Hewlett Packard Co, Richard F Schuette, February 19, 1991: US04994096 (52 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are disclosed for performing a chromatographic separation of a given compound utilizing programmed temperature and mass flow wherein the compound is injected into a pressurized carrier gas and passed through a column and wherein a portion of the column is subjected to a tempera ...


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Mark Ludwig Stern, David Canfield Smith, David Curbow, Jennifer Chaffee, Jeffrey Kreegar, Michael Thompson, George Corrick, Daniel Jordan, Kurt Piersol: Computer-human interface system which manipulates parts between a desktop and a document. Apple Computer, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis L, November 10, 1998: US05835919 (46 worldwide citation)

A document-centered user interface architecture for a computer system employs parts as the fundamental building blocks of all documents. All data is stored in the system as a part, which is comprised of contents and an associated editor. The contents and the functionality of the editor are available ...


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David Canfield Smith, Mark Ludwig Stern, David Curbow, Jennifer Chaffee, Jeffrey Kreegar, Michael Thompson, George Corrick, Daniel Jordan, Kurt Piersol: Computer-human interface system for compound documents. Apple Computer, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, September 22, 1998: US05812862 (45 worldwide citation)

A document-centered user interface architecture for a computer system employs parts as the fundamental building blocks of all documents. All data is stored in the system as a part, which is comprised of contents and an associated editor. The contents and the functionality of the editor are available ...


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Ulrich J Krull, Michael Thompson: Stabilized, lipid membrane-based device and method of analysis. Allied Corporation, Jay P Friedenson, Gerhard H Fuchs, January 20, 1987: US04637861 (36 worldwide citation)

A stabilized, lipid membrane-based device is provided. This device includes a plurality of membrane-forming lipids, and a support for stabilizing the lipid membrane. Each membrane-forming lipid includes a long chain through which the lipid is anchored to a binding site on the support, and another lo ...