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Troy O McBride, Benjamin R Bollinger, Michael Izenson, Weibo Chen, Patrick Magari, Benjamin Cameron, Robert Cook, Horst Richter: Systems and methods for energy storage and recovery using rapid isothermal gas expansion and compression. SustainX, Bingham McCutchen, January 25, 2011: US07874155 (68 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to systems and methods for rapidly and isothermally expanding and compressing gas in energy storage and recovery systems that use open-air hydraulic-pneumatic cylinder assemblies, such as an accumulator and an intensifier in communication with a high-pressure gas storage reserv ...


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Troy O McBride, Benjamin R Bollinger, Michael Izenson, Weibo Chen, Patrick Magari, Benjamin Cameron: Systems and methods for combined thermal and compressed gas energy conversion systems. SustainX, Bingham McCutchen, June 14, 2011: US07958731 (49 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to systems and methods including an energy conversion system for storage and recovery of energy using compressed gas, a source of recovered thermal energy, and a heat-exchange subsystem in fluid communication with the energy conversion system and the source of recovered thermal ...


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Troy O McBride, Benjamin Bollinger, Michael Izenson, Weibo Chen, Patrick Magari, Benjamin Cameron: Systems and methods for combined thermal and compressed gas energy conversion systems. SustainX, Bingham McCutchen, February 28, 2012: US08122718 (28 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to systems and methods including an energy conversion system for storage and recovery of energy using compressed gas, a source of recovered thermal energy, and a heat-exchange subsystem in fluid communication with the energy conversion system and the source of recovered thermal ...


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Troy O McBride, Benjamin R Bollinger, Michael Izenson, Weibo Chen, Patrick Magari, Benjamin Cameron, Robert Cook, Horst Richter: Systems and methods for energy storage and recovery using rapid isothermal gas expansion and compression. SustainX, Bingham McCutchen, July 24, 2012: US08225606 (19 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to systems and methods for rapidly and isothermally expanding and compressing gas in energy storage and recovery systems that use open-air hydraulic-pneumatic cylinder assemblies, such as an accumulator and an intensifier in communication with a high-pressure gas storage reserv ...


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Troy O McBride, Benjamin R Bollinger, Michael Izenson, Weibo Chen, Patrick Magari, Benjamin Cameron: Systems and methods for combined thermal and compressed gas energy conversion systems. SustainX, Bingham McCutchen, August 7, 2012: US08234862 (18 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to systems and methods including an energy conversion system for storage and recovery of energy using compressed gas, a source of recovered thermal energy, and a heat-exchange subsystem in fluid communication with the energy conversion system and the source of recovered thermal ...


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Benjamin R Bollinger, Troy O McBride, Benjamin Cameron, Patrick Magari, Michael Izenson, Weibo Chen: Heat exchange with compressed gas in energy-storage systems. SustainX, Bingham McCutchen, August 28, 2012: US08250863 (17 worldwide citation)

In various embodiments, compressed-gas energy storage and recovery systems include a cylinder assembly for compression and/or expansion of gas, a reservoir for storage and/or supply of compressed gas, and a system for thermally conditioning gas within the reservoir.


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Jay Christopher Rozzi, Weibo Chen, Everett Edgar Archibald Jr: Indirect cooling of a cutting tool. Creare Incorporated, Reising Ethington P C, November 22, 2011: US08061241 (7 worldwide citation)

A cutting tool having a cutting element such as an insert is cooled indirectly by a micro-channel heat exchanger that is mounted against the rear face of the insert. The heat exchanger is formed with an internal cavity that receives a coolant such as a cryogen. The cavity may include fins to enhance ...


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Troy O McBride, Benjamin R Bollinger, Michael Izenson, Weibo Chen, Patrick Magari, Benjamin Cameron, Robert Cook, Horst Richter: Systems and methods for energy storage and recovery using rapid isothermal gas expansion and compression. SustainX, Bingham McCutchen, January 14, 2014: US08627658

The invention relates to systems and methods for rapidly and isothermally expanding and compressing gas in energy storage and recovery systems that use open-air hydraulic-pneumatic cylinder assemblies, such as an accumulator and an intensifier in communication with a high-pressure gas storage reserv ...


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Troy O McBride, Benjamin R Bollinger, Michael Izenson, Weibo Chen, Patrick Magari, Benjamin Cameron, Robert Cook, Horst Richter: Systems and methods for energy storage and recovery using rapid isothermal gas expansion and compression. Sustainx, Occhiuti & Rohlicek, May 27, 2014: US08733094

The invention relates to systems and methods for rapidly and isothermally expanding and compressing gas in energy storage and recovery systems that use open-air hydraulic-pneumatic cylinder assemblies, such as an accumulator and an intensifier in communication with a high-pressure gas storage reserv ...


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Rajiv Mongia, Weibo Chen, Michael G Izenson, James J Barry: Air-permeable, hydrophobic membrane used in a computer device. Intel Bstz, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, January 1, 2009: US20090002941-A1

A mechanism to reduce liquid intrusion into an internal volume of a computer device. In some embodiments of the invention, air-permeable, hydrophobic means reduces an intrusion of liquid into a computer device by way of an airflow system. In another embodiment, the air-permeable, hydrophobic means i ...