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Monte K Drost, Robert S Wegeng, Michele Friedrich, William T Hanna, Charles J Call, Dean E Kurath: Microcomponent assembly for efficient contacting of fluid. Battelle Memorial Institute, Paul W Zimmerman, October 3, 2000: US06126723 (145 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a fundamental method and apparatus of a microcomponent assembly that overcomes the inherent limitations of state of the art chemical separations. The fundamental element enabling miniaturization is the porous contactor contained within a microcomponent assembly for mass tran ...


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Peter M Martin, Wendy D Bennett, Dean W Matson, Donald C Stewart, Monte K Drost, Robert S Wegeng, Joseph M Perez, Xiangdong Feng, Jun Liu: Microchannel laminated mass exchanger and method of making. Battelle Memorial Institute, Paul W Zimmerman, October 10, 2000: US06129973 (85 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a microchannel mass exchanger having a first plurality of inner thin sheets and a second plurality of outer thin sheets. The inner thin sheets each have a solid margin around a circumference, the solid margin defining a slot through the inner thin sheet thickness. The outer ...


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Peter M Martin, Wendy D Bennett, Dean W Matson, Donald C Stewart, Monte K Drost, Robert S Wegeng, Joseph M Perez, Xiangdong Feng, Jun Liu: Microchannel laminated mass exchanger and method of making. Battelle Memorial Institute, Paul W Zimmerman, Frank S Rosenberg, March 5, 2002: US06352577 (63 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a microchannel mass exchanger having a first plurality of inner thin sheets and a second plurality of outer thin sheets. The inner thin sheets each have a solid margin around a circumference, the solid margin defining a slot through the inner thin sheet thickness. The outer ...


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Peter M Martin, Wendy D Bennett, Dean W Matson, Donald C Stewart, Monte K Drost, Robert S Wegeng, Joseph M Perez, Xiangdong Feng, Jun Liu: Microchannel laminated mass exchanger and method of making. Battelle Memorial Institute, Stephen R May, Frank S Rosenberg, March 18, 2003: US06533840 (53 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a microchannel mass exchanger having a first plurality of inner thin sheets and a second plurality of outer thin sheets. The inner thin sheets each have a solid margin around a circumference, the solid margin defining a slot through the inner thin sheet thickness. The outer ...


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Monte K Drost: Electric power generating plant having direct coupled steam and compressed air cycles. The United States of America represented by the United States Department of Energy, Paul A Gottlieb, Richard G Besha, James E Denny, September 7, 1982: US04347706 (22 worldwide citation)

An electric power generating plant is provided with a Compressed Air Energy Storage (CAES) system which is directly coupled to the steam cycle of the generating plant. The CAES system is charged by the steam boiler during off peak hours, and drives a separate generator during peak load hours. The st ...


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Richard B Peterson, Thomas G Herron, Monte K Drost: Heat-activated heat-pump systems including integrated expander/compressor and regenerator. State of Oregon acting by and through the State Board of Higher Education on Behalf of Oregon State University, Klarquist Sparkman, July 5, 2011: US07971449 (2 worldwide citation)

Heat-activated heat-pump systems and related methods are disclosed that include a power cycle coupled to a vapor-compression refrigeration cycle both utilizing the same working fluid. The power cycle comprises a boiler, an expander receiving superheated vapor and producing work from the superheated ...


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Peter M Martin, Wendy D Bennett, Dean W Matson, Donald C Stewart, Monte K Drost, Robert S Wegeng, Joseph M Perez, Xiangdong Feng, Jun Liu: Microchannel laminated mass exchanger and method of making. Battelle Memorial Institute, May 23, 2002: US20020059869-A1

The present invention is a microchannel mass exchanger having a first plurality of inner thin sheets and a second plurality of outer thin sheets. The inner thin sheets each have a solid margin around a circumference, the solid margin defining a slot through the inner thin sheet thickness. The outer ...


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Richard B Peterson, Thomas G Herron, Monte K Drost: Heat-Activated Heat-Pump Systems Including Integrated Expander/Compressor and Regenerator. Klarquist Sparkman, January 10, 2008: US20080006040-A1

Heat-activated heat-pump systems and related methods are disclosed that include a power cycle coupled to a vapor-compression refrigeration cycle both utilizing the same working fluid. The power cycle comprises a boiler, an expander receiving superheated vapor and producing work from the superheated ...