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Terry R Galloway: Process and system for converting carbonaceous feedstocks into energy without greenhouse gas emissions. Coudert Brothers, February 13, 2001: US06187465 (179 worldwide citation)

The process and system of the invention converts carbonaceous feedstock from fossil fuels and other combustible materials into electrical energy without the production of unwanted greenhouse emissions. The process and system uses a combination of a gasifier to convert the carbonaceous feedstock and ...


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Donald W Schoendorfer: Apparatus and method for the collection of analytes on a dermal patch. Sudor Partners, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, August 8, 1995: US05438984 (178 worldwide citation)

The invention is an improved method and apparatus for collecting analytes on a dermal patch, where the patch controls the ionization state of the analyte. This can be accomplished by delivering electricity to the patch or by a buffer or other means for controlling the pH of fluids entering the patch ...


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Herng Shinn Hwang, Ronald M Heck, Robert M Yarrington: Fuel cell electric power production. Engelhard Corporation, June 11, 1985: US04522894 (174 worldwide citation)

A process for generating electricity from a fuel cell includes generating a hydrogen-rich gas as the fuel for the fuel cell by treating a hydrocarbon feed, which may be a normally liquid feed, in an autothermal reformer utilizing a first monolithic catalyst zone having palladium and platinum catalyt ...


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Robert T Mason Jr, Andrew J Borleske, Kenneth C Shuey: Using a fixed network wireless data collection system to improve utility responsiveness to power outages. Elster Electricity, Woodcock Washburn, December 11, 2007: US07308370 (171 worldwide citation)

A system for determining service outages and restorations includes an outage management server (OMS) that generates reports of outages and restoration information for metering endpoints. The outages may be caused by faults at various locations in the distribution network. The metering endpoint may i ...


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Vince McEwan, Milan Patel: Light emitting diode clusters for display signs. Ledstar, Bacon & Thomas, July 30, 1991: US05036248 (171 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns light emitting diode clusters assembly suitable for use in outdoor displays. The cluster on a circuit board is housed in a first socket open to its front and nested in an outer connector socket. Electrical wiring runs from the rear of the first socket via the connector socket ...


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Process for the underground gasification of a deposit. Iniex, February 15, 1978: GB1501310-A (170 worldwide citation)

1501310 Underground gasification of coal INSTITUT NATIONAL DES INDUSTRIES EXTRACTIVES 21 July 1976 [31 July 1975] 30342/76 Heading C5E Coal or lignite in an underground deposit in the form of a plurality of layers situated at a depth of more than 500 metres is gasified by circulation of a gaseous cu ...


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Robin Paul Rickard: Time division duplex communications repeater. Northern Telecom, Lee Mann Smith McWilliams Sweeney & Ohlson, March 10, 1998: US05726980 (169 worldwide citation)

A repeater for use with Time Division Duplex (TDD) communications such as CT2 delivered over mains electricity cables. The repeater is coupled to a mains cable via a branch (the cable is not broken) and in alternate TDD phases converts signals from f.sub.1 .fwdarw.f.sub.2 or f.sub.2 .fwdarw.f.sub.1 ...


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Carl C Enger: Implantable electric terminal for organic tissue. Case Western Reserve University, March 15, 1977: US04011861 (169 worldwide citation)

A non-reacting implantable electric terminal for organic tissue, which is porous and intermeshes with the tissue including blood capillaries without the formation of a fibrous tissue encapsulation that reduces the sensitivity of tissue to electricity. This electric terminal is composed of tissue-com ...


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Lance A Ehrke, Kimbel A Nap, Donn R Dresselhuys: Electronic electric meter for networked meter reading. Silver Springs Networks, Michael Best & Friedrich, March 25, 2003: US06538577 (169 worldwide citation)

An electronic electric meter for use in a networked automatic meter reading environment. The electric meter retrofits into existing meter sockets and is available for new meter installations for both single phase and three phase electric power connections. The meter utilizes an all electronic design ...


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Koji Iida: Treatment device for tissue from living tissues. Olympus Corporation, Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen, February 7, 2006: US06994709 (168 worldwide citation)

A pair of openable/closable jaws, an insertion section configured to support the pair of jaws, an operation section configured to open/close the pair of jaws, a heat generating element provided in a jaw, that generates heat by supply of electricity, electricity supply means configured to supply elec ...



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