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Peter J Zanzucchi, Satyam C Cherukuri, Sterling E McBride: Partitioned microelectronic and fluidic device array for clinical diagnostics and chemical synthesis. David Sarnoff Research Center, William J Burke, December 17, 1996: US05585069 (463 worldwide citation)

A system for processing a plurality of tests or syntheses in parallel comprising a sample channel for moving samples into a microlaboratory array of a plurality of wells connected by one or more channels for the testing or synthesis of samples, a station for housing the array and an optical system c ...


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Peter J Zanzucchi, Satyam C Cherukuri, Sterling E McBride, Amrit K Judd: Partitioned microelectronic device array. David Sarnoff Research Center, William J Burke, January 14, 1997: US05593838 (450 worldwide citation)

A system for processing a plurality of tests or syntheses in parallel comprising a sample channel for moving samples into a microlaboratory array of a plurality of wells connected by one or more channels for the testing or synthesis of samples, a station for housing the array and an optical system c ...


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Satyam C Cherukuri, Robert R Demers, Zhong H Fan, Aaron W Levine, Sterling E McBride, Peter J Zanzucchi: Method and system for inhibiting cross-contamination in fluids of combinatorial chemistry device. David Sarnoff Research Center, William J Burke, February 18, 1997: US05603351 (319 worldwide citation)

A system and method for accomplishing a plurality of combinatorial processes in parallel comprising a microelectronic and fluidic array (device array) having micron-sized reservoirs, connecting microchannels and reaction cells etched into a substrate. The device array is supported by a station which ...


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Richard P Wildes, Jane C Asmuth, Keith J Hanna, Stephen C Hsu, Raymond J Kolczynski, James R Matey, Sterling E McBride: Automated, non-invasive iris recognition system and method. David Sarnoff Research Center, W J Burke, November 5, 1996: US05572596 (304 worldwide citation)

Iris recognition is achieved by (1) iris acquisition that permits a user to self-position his or her eye into an imager's field of view without the need for any physical contact, (2) spatially locating the data defining that portion of a digitized video image of the user's eye that defines solely th ...


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Peter J Zanzucchi, Sterling E McBride, Charlotte A Burton, Satyam C Cherukuri: Apparatus and methods for controlling fluid flow in microchannels. David Sarnoff Research Center, William J Burke, May 27, 1997: US05632876 (238 worldwide citation)

By combining electro-osmotic and electrohydrodynamic pumps in a microchannel, both polar and non-polar fluids can be moved along said channel. The pumps can be made from pairs of wire electrodes inserted into openings in the channel and connected to a source of a pulsed DC power. By reversing the vo ...


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Satyam C Cherukuri, Aaron W Levine, Sterling E McBride, Pamela K York: Electrohydrodynamic receptor. Sarnoff Corporation, William J Burke, November 9, 1999: US05980719 (184 worldwide citation)

An electrohydrodynamic (EHD) receptor that incorporates microchannels and reservoir(s) for selectively dispensing fluid from the reservoir(s) to a specific location, e.g., onto the surface of the receptor.


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Peter J Zanzucchi, Sterling E McBride: Analyte concentration detection devices and methods. Rosedale Medical, Patton Boggs, May 30, 2006: US07052652 (130 worldwide citation)

Arrangements for the detection of the presence and/or concentration of an analyte in a sample of bodily fluid include diffuse transmission, diffuse reflection and edge or waveguide illumination arrangements. A vertical flow assay arrangement and/or technique is also disclosed, and includes a detecti ...


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Sterling E McBride: Balanced asymmetric electronic pulse patterns for operating electrode-based pumps. Sarnoff Corporation, William J Burke, October 12, 1999: US05964997 (75 worldwide citation)

Provided is a method of operating an electrode-based pump to pump a liquid, the method comprising periodically reversing the voltage polarity applied to the electrodes of the pump while maintaining a net flow of liquid in a desired direction. Further provided is an apparatus for pumping liquid with ...


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Barry Jay Thaler, Robert Leon Quinn, Paul Leonard Braun, Peter J Zanzucchi, Charlotte A Burton, Sterling E McBride, Robert R Demers: Method of producing micro-electrical conduits. Sarnoff Corporation, William J Burke, November 24, 1998: US05842106 (64 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method of forming a fluidtight electrical conduit through a high aspect ratio hole, the method comprising sintering a via ink to form the electrical conduit and to seal the hole.


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Satyam C Cherukuri, Judith Ann Ladd, Sterling E McBride, Pamela K York: Final print medium having target regions corresponding to the nozzle of print array. Sarnoff Corporation, William J Burke, May 15, 2001: US06231177 (40 worldwide citation)

A final print medium for receiving fluid to form an image has a plurality of target regions formed for receiving the fluid, wherein the target regions are separated by hydrophobic regions. The target regions and the hydrophobic regions are configured to receive the fluid from corresponding nozzles o ...



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