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Steven K Ruggieri, Stephen Jens, Robert Sykes: Flexible lance and drive system. Electric Power Research Institute, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, August 6, 1991: US05036871 (28 worldwide citation)

A flexible lance and drive system (10) extends through manhole (12) into blow down lane (14) of a pressurized water reactor (PWR) steam generator secondary side assembly (16). The system (10) includes a support rail (18) passing through the manhole (12) and along the blow down lane (14). A transport ...


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Thomas McDermott, Martin Roos, Stephen Jens, Robert Kovar: Method for sealing spiral wound filtration modules. Koch Membrane Systems, May 30, 2000: US06068771 (27 worldwide citation)

A method for preparing a spiral wound filtration module is provided. The module has a central permeate carrier tube. The method includes winding at least one filtration leaf about the permeate carrier tube. The filtration leaf includes a first membrane sheet, a permeate carrier sheet, and a second m ...


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Augustus J Ashton III, Steven K Ruggieri, Timothy J Lovett, Alan Brightman, Stephen Jens: Deployment system for an upper bundle steam generator cleaning/inspection device. Foster Miller, April 8, 2003: US06543392 (7 worldwide citation)

A deployment system for an upper bundle steam generator cleaning/inspection device, the deployment system including an elongated body feedable through an access in a steam generator shell proximate the tube sheet of the steam generator, the elongated body flexible in one configuration to bend into a ...


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Stephen Jens, Janice Huxley Jens, Edward Dickinson: Plant pruning and husbandry. Harvest Moon Automation, Fish & Richardson P C, October 18, 2016: US09468152 (3 worldwide citation)

A method of pruning plants includes generating a first series of images of a plant, identifying a first object displayed in the images as a fruit of the plant, collecting data associated with a state of the fruit, identifying a second object displayed in the images as a suspect plant component of th ...


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Stephen Jens, Janice Huxley Jens, Edward Dickinson: Selectively harvesting fruits. Harvest Moon Automation, Fish & Richardson P C, October 11, 2016: US09462749 (3 worldwide citation)

A method of selectively harvesting fruits includes generating a first series of images of a plant while the plant is moved to expose hidden fruits, identifying an object displayed in the first series of images as a suspect fruit from feature boundary data defined by color regions, comparing a color ...


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Stephen Jens, Janice Huxley Jens, Edward Dickinson: Inspecting plants for contamination. Harvest Moon Automation, Fish & Richardson P C, March 27, 2018: US09928584 (1 worldwide citation)

A method of inspecting plants for contamination includes generating a first series of images of a plant, identifying a region of interest displayed in the first series of images, comparing a color parameter of the region of interest to a color criterion associated with a type of contamination, compa ...


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Ignacio Barajas, Maximino Corral, Edgar Enrique Valdivia Rodriguez, Gabriel Fuentes Villasenor, Manuel Maldonado Magana, Carlos Uribe Meza, Jose De Jesus Valdez, Dennis Johnny Castillo, Serafin Albarran, Stephen Jens, Richard L Bascou, Frank E Davis: Method of using leaf removal apparatus. DOLE FRESH VEGETABLES, Morrison & Foerster, April 12, 2016: US09307785 (1 worldwide citation)

Wrapper leaves of a harvested produce can be removed using a leaf removal apparatus. The leaf removal apparatus includes a framework, a conveyor, a stripping roller, and a plurality of flexible members. The method of using the leaf removal apparatus includes feeding a harvested produce onto a convey ...


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Ignacio Barajas, Maximino Corral, Edgar Enrique Valdivia Rodriguez, Gabriel Fuentes Villasenor, Manuel Maldonado Magana, Carlos Uribe Meza, Jose De Jesus Valdez, Dennis Johnny Castillo, Serafin Albarran, Stephen Jens, Richard L Bascou, Frank E Davis: Leaf removal apparatus. Dole Fresh Vegtables, Morrison & Foerster, July 14, 2015: US09078468 (1 worldwide citation)

A leaf removal apparatus for removing one or more wrapper leaves of a harvested produce is provided. The leaf removal apparatus includes a framework, a conveyor, a stripping roller, and a plurality of flexible members. The conveyor is configured to transport the harvested produce in a forward direct ...


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Stephen Jens, Janice Huxley Jens, Edward Dickinson: Methods and systems for inspecting plants for contamination. Harvest Moon Automation, Fish & Richardson P C, February 5, 2019: US10198806

A method of inspecting plants for contamination includes generating a first series of images of a plant using a camera mounted to a frame being moved along a planting bed by a harvester, identifying a region of interest displayed in the first series of images as a region of contamination on the plan ...


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Stephen Jens, Janice Huxley Jens, Edward Dickinson: Methods and systems for inspecting plants for contamination. Harvest Moon Automation, Fish & Richardson P C, May 8, 2018: US09965845

A method of inspecting plants for contamination includes generating a first series of images of a plant using a camera mounted to a frame being moved along a planting bed by a harvester, identifying a region of interest displayed in the first series of images as a region of contamination on the plan ...