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Anna Lee Y Tonkovich, Gary L Roberts, Charles J Call, Robert S Wegeng, Yong Wang: Active microchannel heat exchanger. Battelle Memorial Institute, Paul W Zimmerman, March 13, 2001: US06200536 (151 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an active microchannel heat exchanger with an active heat source and with microchannel architecture. The active microchannel heat exchanger has (a) an exothermic reaction chamber; (b) an exhaust chamber; and (c) a heat exchanger chamber in thermal contact with the exhaust ch ...


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Shi Chang Wooh, Ji Yong Wang: Ultrasonic defect detection system. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Iandiorio & Teska, May 7, 2002: US06382028 (133 worldwide citation)

An ultrasonic defect detection system includes a steered beam transmitter for directing an ultrasonic beam through the front face to the back face of a specimen; a sensor device for sensing the location on the front face of the near shadow of a defect from the beam reflected from the back face befor ...


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Anna Lee Y Tonkovich, Yong Wang, Sean P Fitzgerald, Jennifer L Marco, Gary L Roberts, David P Vanderwiel, Robert S Wegeng: Chemical reactor and method for gas phase reactant catalytic reactions. Battelle Memorial Institute, Stephen R May, Frank S Rosenberg, December 3, 2002: US06488838 (111 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a chemical reactor and method for catalytic chemical reactions having gas phase reactants. The chemical reactor has reactor microchannels for flow of at least one reactant and at least one product, and a catalyst material wherein the at least one reactant contacts the cataly ...


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Anna Lee Y Tonkovich, Yong Wang, Robert S Wegeng, Yufei Gao: Method and apparatus for obtaining enhanced production rate of thermal chemical reactions. Battelle Memorial Institute, Frank Rosenberg, Stephen R May, September 9, 2003: US06616909 (92 worldwide citation)

Reactors and processes are disclosed that can utilize high heat fluxes to obtain fast, steady-state reaction rates. Porous catalysts used in conjunction with microchannel reactors to obtain high rates of heat transfer are also disclosed. Reactors and processes that utilize short contact times, high ...


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Anna Lee Y Tonkovich, Yong Wang, Yufei Gao: Catalyst, method of making, and reactions using the catalyst. Battelle Memorial Institute, Frank Rosenberg, August 27, 2002: US06440895 (74 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a catalyst having a layered structure with, (1) a porous support, (2) a buffer layer, (3) an interfacial layer, and optionally (4) a catalyst layer. The invention also provides a process in which a reactant is converted to a product by passing through a reaction chambe ...


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Satoshi Ebata, Eiji Yoneda, Tomoki Nagai, Tatsuya Toneri, Yong Wang, Haruo Iwasawa, Yukio Nishimura: Acid generator, sulfonic acid, sulfonic acid derivatives and radiation-sensitive resin composition. JSR Corporation, Steven B Kelber, DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary US, June 21, 2005: US06908722 (70 worldwide citation)

A novel photoacid generator containing a structure of the following formula (I), wherein R is a monovalent organic group with a fluorine content of 50 wt % or less, a nitro group, a cyano group, or a hydrogen atom, and Z1 and Z2 are individually a fluorine atom or a linear or branched perfluoroalkyl ...


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Anna Lee Y Tonkovich, Yong Wang, Sean P Fitzgerald, Jennifer L Marco, Gary L Roberts, David P VanderWiel, Robert S Wegeng: Method for gas phase reactant catalytic reactions. Battelle Memorial Institute, Stephen R May, Frank S Rosenberg, January 20, 2004: US06680044 (64 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides chemical reactors and reaction chambers and methods for conducting catalytic chemical reactions having gas phase reactants. In preferred embodiments, these reaction chambers and methods include at least one porous catalyst material that has pore sizes large enough to p ...


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Anna Lee Y Tonkovich, Yong Wang, Robert S Wegeng, Yufei Gao: Method and apparatus for obtaining enhanced production rate of thermal chemical reactions. Battelle Memorial Institute, Stephen May, Frank Rosenberg, April 1, 2003: US06540975 (63 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a method and apparatus (vessel) for providing a heat transfer rate from a reaction chamber through a wall to a heat transfer chamber substantially matching a local heat transfer rate of a catalytic thermal chemical reaction. The key to the invention is a thermal distance def ...


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Yong Wang, Ya Huei Chin, Yufei Gao, Christopher L Aardahl, Terri L Stewart: Carbon nanotube-containing structures, methods of making, and processes using same. Battelle Memorial Institute, Frank Rosenberg, Todd J Harrington, March 14, 2006: US07011760 (59 worldwide citation)

Carbon nanotube structures are disclosed in which nanotubes are disposed over a porous support such as a foam, felt, mesh, or membrane. Techniques of making these structures are also disclosed. In some of these techniques, a support is pretreated with a templated surfactant composition to assist wit ...


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Tong Zhang, Yong Wang, Daniel R Tretter: Video content understanding through real time video motion analysis. Hewlett Packard Development Company, November 4, 2008: US07447337 (59 worldwide citation)

Methods and integrated systems for camera motion analysis and moving object analysis and methods of extracting semantics mainly from camera motion parameters in videos and video segments without shot changes are described. Typical examples of such videos are a home video taken by a digital camera an ...