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Technique to discriminate against ambient and scattered laser light in Raman spectrometry
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-05-30)
Raman scattering, while a powerful and versatile technique, relies of the detection of weak signals. Detecting the signal can be difficult if there is interference, especially if the interference comes from scattered stray ...
Sub-stoichiometric, chalcogen-containing-germanium, tin, or lead anodes for lithium or sodium ion batteries
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-06-13)
The disclosure relates to an anode or an electrolytic capacitor electrode including an active anode material containing a chalcogen-containing-germanium composition in which the germanium:chalcogen atom ratio is between ...
Simultaneous removal of oil and gases from liquid sources using a hollow fiber membrane
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-05-09)
The present invention includes an apparatus and method for removing oil from a oil-containing liquid comprising oil and gas comprising: a source of oil-containing liquid; and a membrane contactor system in fluid communication ...
Hot-melt extrusion of modified release multi-particulates
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-11-28)
The present invention includes compositions and methods of making a modified release pharmaceutical formulation and a method of preparation for the embedding of modified release multi-particulates into a polymeric or ...
System and method for a practical, secure and verifiable cloud computing for mobile systems
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-08-15)
Disclosed are systems and methods for delegating computations of resource-constrained mobile clients, in which multiple servers interact to construct an encrypted program representing a garbled circuit. Implementing the ...
Rotating catheter probe using a light-drive apparatus
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-03-14)
The invention is a rotating tip catheter-imaging probe where electromagnetic energy is delivered to the distal end of a catheter and converted to mechanical energy using a light drive apparatus. The mechanical energy is ...
Enhanced organic electro-optic poling through nanoparticle doping
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-08-22)
A method of poling an organic polymeric electro-optic material. The method includes doping the organic polymeric electro-optic material with nanoparticles. The method also includes heating the organic polymeric electro-optic ...
Polylactide/silicon-containing block copolymers for nanolithography
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-12-05)
The present invention includes a diblock copolymer system that self-assembles at very low molecular weights to form very small features. In one embodiment, one polymer in the block copolymer contains silicon, and the other ...
Hemoglobin contrast in magneto-motive optical doppler tomography, optical coherence tomography, and ultrasound imaging methods and apparatus
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-06-27)
Provided herein are systems, methods, and compositions for the use of optical coherence tomography for detection of cells.
Anode materials for lithium-ion batteries
(United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-03-21)
The current disclosure relates to an anode material with the general formula MySb-M′Ox—C, where M and M′ are metals and M′Ox—C forms a matrix containing MySb. It also relates to an anode material with the general formula ...