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Spangenberg Henri, Spangenberg Frederic, Laroche Inachos: Water bottle filter purifier to filter and purify water after its exit from tap, comprises filter having upper part hermetically screwed in which the neck of the filter is sealed by stopper and lower part on which the filter is placed. Spangenberg Henri, Spangenberg Frederic, Laroche Inachos, June 8, 2007: FR2894244-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

The water bottle filter purifier to filter and purify water after its exit from a tap, comprises a filter having an upper part hermetically screwed in which the neck of the filter is sealed by a stopper and a lower part on which the filter is placed. The stopper having a mobile capsule, which allows ...


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Showalter Merle Robert: Connecting rod.. Automotive Eng Ass, January 16, 1985: EP0131383-A2 (2 worldwide citation)

A connecting rod design for minimizing friction and maximizing load bearing capacity of reciprocating crankpin assemblies, such as those found in internal combustion engines. Rather than the conventional journal bearing arrangement, the compressive load between wrist pin and journal center is borne ...


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Steven M Hoffberg: System and method for determining contingent relevance. Steven M Hoffberg Esq, Ostrolenk Faber, November 14, 2017: US09818136 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method providing for communication and resolution of utility functions between participants, wherein the utility function is evaluated based on local information at the recipient to determine a cost value thereof. A user interface having express representation of both information elemen ...


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Harold Vinegar, Scott Nguyen: Heater pattern for in situ thermal processing of a subsurface hydrocarbon containing formation. GENIE IP, Marc Van Dyke, Fourth Dimension IP, March 28, 2017: US09605524 (1 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the present invention relate to heater patterns and related methods of producing hydrocarbon fluids from a subsurface hydrocarbon-containing formation (for example, an oil shale formation) where a heater cell may be divided into nested inner and outer zones. Production wells may be lo ...


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William Banning Vail III: Methods and apparatus to prevent failures of fiber-reinforced composite materials under compressive stresses caused by fluids and gases invading microfractures in the materials. Smart Drilling and Completion, Sheridan Ross P C, April 18, 2017: US09625361 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are described to use real-time measurement systems to detect the onset of compression induced micro-fracturing of fiber-reinforced composite materials. Measurements are described to detect the onset of compression induced micro-fracturing of fiber-reinforced composite materials ...


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Farshid Roumi, Jamshid Roumi: Electrochemical energy storage systems and methods. CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, Lathrop Gage, November 28, 2017: US09831043 (1 worldwide citation)

A three-dimensional electrode array for use in electrochemical cells, fuel cells, capacitors, supercapacitors, flow batteries, metal-air batteries and semi-solid batteries.


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James W Skinner, Jimmy D Gamble, Robert R Slocum, John M Kaczmarczyk: Manhole base assembly with internal liner and method of manufacturing same. Press Seal Corporation, Faegre Baker Daniels, April 11, 2017: US09617722 (1 worldwide citation)

A manhole base assembly and a method for making the same, in which a non-cylindrical, low-volume concrete base is fully lined to protect the concrete against chemical and physical attack while in service. This lined concrete manhole base assembly may be readily produced using a modular manhole form ...


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Michael A Riley, Michael A Spohn, Gerald W Callan: Method and apparatus for fractional flow reserve measurements. BAYER HEALTHCARE, Joseph L Kent, David Schramm, James R Stevenson, April 11, 2017: US09615755 (1 worldwide citation)

A method of determining fractional flow reserve (FFR) in a blood vessel having stenosis includes injecting fluid into the blood vessel upstream of the stenosis using a power fluid injector, measuring pressure drop across the stenosis, and calculating FFR from measured pressure drop. The injected flu ...


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Graham F Milne, Erwin Freund, Ryan L Smith: Methods and apparati for nondestructive detection of undissolved particles in a fluid. AMGEN, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, February 13, 2018: US09892523 (1 worldwide citation)

The apparati, methods, and computer program products disclosed herein can be used to nondestructively detect undissolved particles, such as glass flakes and/or protein aggregates, in a fluid in a vessel, such as, but not limited to, a fluid that contains a drug.


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Graham F Milne, Erwin Freund, Ryan L Smith: Methods and apparati for nondestructive detection of undissolved particles in a fluid. AMGEN, Marshall Gerstein & Borun, December 12, 2017: US09842408 (1 worldwide citation)

The apparati, methods, and computer program products disclosed herein can be used to nondestructively detect undissolved particles, such as glass flakes and/or protein aggregates, in a fluid in a vessel, such as, but not limited to, a fluid that contains a drug.