• Nanocarriers for imaging and therapy applications 

      Stanislav Y. Emelianov; Katheryne Wilson; Kimberly A. Homan (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2014-08-26)
      Nanocarriers and methods of preparation and use of nanocarriers are presented. In some embodiments, a nanocarrier composition comprises an organic liquid comprising a plurality of nanoparticles dispersed therein; and a ...
    • Nanochanneled device and related methods 

      Mauro Ferrari; Xuewu Liu; Lee Hudson; Alessandro Grattoni; Randy Goodall (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2014-01-21)
      A capsule configured for in vivo refilling of a thereapeutic agent. In certain embodiments, the capsule may contain methotrexate.
    • Nanochanneled device and related methods 

      Mauro Ferrari; Xuewu Liu; Daniel Fine; Lee Hudson; Alessandro Grattoni; Randy Goodall; Sharath Hosali; Ryan Medema (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2016-12-27)
      A nanochannel delivery device and method of manufacturing and use. The nanochannel delivery device comprises an inlet, an outlet, and a nanochannel. The nanochannel may be oriented parallel to the primary plane of the ...
    • Nanochanneled device and related methods 

      Mauro Ferrari; Xuewu Liu; Daniel Fine; Lee Hudson; Alessandro Grattoni; Randy Goodall; Sharath Hosali; Ryan Medema (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2013-07-09)
      A nanochannel delivery device and method of manufacturing and use. The nanochannel delivery device comprises an inlet, an outlet, and a nanochannel. The nanochannel may be oriented parallel to the primary plane of the ...
    • Nanochanneled device and related methods 

      Mauro Ferrari; Xuewu Liu; Lee Hudson; Alessandro Grattoni; Randy Goodall (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2015-04-14)
      A capsule configured for in vivo refilling of a therapeutic agent. In certain embodiments, the capsule may contain methotrexate.
    • Nanocomposite anode materials for sodium-ion batteries 

      Arumugam Manthiram; Il Tae Kim; Eric Allcorn (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2016-06-14)
      The disclosure relates to an anode material for a sodium-ion battery having the general formula AOx—C or ACx—C, where A is aluminum (Al), magnesium (Mg), titanium (Ti), vanadium (V), chromium (Cr), manganese (Mn), iron ...
    • Nanocomposites and methods for synthesis and use thereof 

      Rawls, H. Ralph; Wellinghoff, Stephen T.; Furman, Benjamin R.; Thompson, Paul M. (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2009-07-07)
      Nanocomposite compositions and methods of synthesis of the compositions are described. In particular, liquid crystal-functionalized nanoparticles, liquid crystal-templated nanoparticles, nanocomposite compositions including ...
    • Nanoshape patterning techniques that allow high-speed and low-cost fabrication of nanoshape structures 

      Meghali Chopra; Bailey Yin; Brian Gawlik; Roger T. Bonnecaze; Sidlgata V. Sreenivasan; Anshuman Cherala; Shrawan Singhal; Ovadia Abed; Akhila Mallavarapu (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2018-07-17)
      A method for template fabrication of ultra-precise nanoscale shapes. Structures with a smooth shape (e.g., circular cross-section pillars) are formed on a substrate using electron beam lithography. The structures are subject ...
    • Nanowires and methods of making and using 

      Brian A. Korgel; Chet Steinhagen (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2016-02-02)
      Nanorod and nanowire compositions are disclosed comprising copper indium selenide, copper indium gallium selenide, copper indium sulfide, or a combination thereof. Also disclosed are photovoltaic devices comprising the ...
    • Near-field scanning optical microscope probe having a light emitting diode 

      Xiaojing Zhang; Kazunori Hoshino (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2009-11-24)
      An improved near-field scanning optical microscope probe is disclosed. The near-field scanning optical microscope probe includes a probe body and two electrodes extending from the probe body to form a probe tip. In addition, ...
    • Near-infrared raman spectroscopy for in vitro and in vivo detection of cervical precancers 

      Rebecca R. Richards-Kortum; Nirmala Ramanujam; Michele Follen Mitchell; Anita M. Mahadevan-Jansen (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 1999-11-23)
      Early diagnosis of cervical precancer is an important clinical goal. Optical spectroscopy has been suggested as a new technique to overcome limitations of current clinical practice. Herein, NIR Raman spectroscopy is applied ...
    • Negative stiffness honeycomb material 

      Carolyn Conner Seepersad; Timothy Klatt; Dixon Correa; Michael R. Haberman (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2018-07-24)
      A honeycomb structure having high levels of recoverable energy absorption is provided. The honeycomb structure achieves high levels of recoverable energy absorption by incorporating cells that exhibit negative stiffness. ...
    • Nerve treatment methods 

      George D. Bittner (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2018-11-27)
      The present disclosure is directed to the use of fusogenic compounds such as polyethylene glycol (PEG) in combination with antioxidants, calcium-containing and calcium-free solutions for treating damaged nerves, such as ...
    • Network routing system, method and computer program product 

      Jubin Jose; Vidur Bhargava; Sriram Vishwanath (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2017-02-21)
      A method, system, or computer program product to enhance the performance of multi-hop cellular networks or other wireless networks is provided. A wireless device (e.g., cellular telephone) is able to communicate with a ...
    • Network routing system, method, and computer program product 

      Jubin Jose; Vidur Bhargava; Sriram Vishwanath (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2018-04-10)
      A method, system, or computer program product to enhance the performance of multi-hop cellular networks or other wireless networks is provided. A wireless device (e.g., cellular telephone) is able to communicate with a ...
    • Network routing system, method, and computer program product 

      Jubin Jose; Vidur Bhargava; Sriram Vishwanath (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2019-02-12)
      A method, system, or computer program product to enhance the performance of multi-hop cellular networks or other wireless networks is provided. A wireless device (e.g., cellular telephone) is able to communicate with a ...
    • Niobium oxide compositions and methods for using same 

      John B. Goodenough; Jian-Tao Han (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2014-02-11)
      The disclosure relates a niobium oxide useful in anodes of secondary lithium ion batteries. Such niobium oxide has formula LixM1−yNbyNb2O7, wherein 0≦x≦3, 0≦y≦1, and M represents Ti or Zr. The niobium oxide may be in the ...
    • Nitrite formulations and their use as nitric oxide prodrugs 

      Nathan S. Bryan; Janet Zand (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2015-09-01)
      Compositions comprising from about 40 weight parts to about 1000 weight parts of a botanical nitrate source; from about 20 weight parts to about 500 weight parts of a botanical source of nitrite reduction activity; and ...
    • Nitrite formulations and their use as nitric oxide prodrugs 

      Nathan S. Bryan; Janet Zand (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2015-02-24)
      Compositions comprising from about 40 weight parts to about 1000 weight parts of a botanical nitrate source; from about 20 weight parts to about 500 weight parts of a botanical source of nitrite reduction activity; and ...
    • Non-dispersive process for insoluble oil recovery from aqueous slurries 

      Martin F. Poenie; Frank Seibert (United States Patent and Trademark Office, 2013-07-16)
      The development and application of a novel non-polar oil recovery process utilizing a non-dispersive solvent extraction method to coalesce and recover oil from a bio-cellular aqueous slurry is described herein. The process ...