Infrared photodetector utilizing coaxial nanoaperture antennas

An infrared photodetector utilizing coaxial nanoaperture antennas that enhance photodetection capabilities.

Direct elution caps for reducing autosampler cross-vial contamination

A screw cap that interfaces a pipette tip and autosampler vial, creating a sturdy connection and an elevated pipette tip position within the vial.

Fault Detection Technique for Inverter controls

A Control scheme in inverter-based resources (IBR) to simulate synchronous machines in unbalanced faults.

A novel Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (VAWT)

A novel Vertical Axis Wind Turbine well-suited for urban, suburban, and exurban areas

Electric-hydraulic conversion machine for off-road vehicle electrification

A new type of electric-hydraulic conversion machine that integrates the rotor of an electric machine with a hydraulic pump and is useful for electrification of off-road vehicles intended for use in construction.

Negative Bias Temperature Instability aware digital low-dropout regulator

A negative bias temperature instability (NBTI) aware digital low-dropout regulator (DLDO) which utilizes a novel unidirectional shift register for power transistor array control.

Low Cost Sorting Network Circuits using Unary Processing

A novel area and power-efficient approach for hardware implementation of sorting network circuits based on “unary processing”

Apparatus and method for tuning the permittivity of ultrahigh dielectric constant materials in an RF coil for MR imaging

Tunable ultrahigh dielectric constant ceramics to significantly improve RF coil efficiency, detection sensitivity, and imaging signal-to-noise ratio in magnetic resonance systems

PV-SMaRT Solar Farm Runoff Calculator Version 3.0

An innovative spreadsheet-based runoff calculator to estimate stormwater runoff from ground-mounted solar photovoltaic sites for pre-construction as well as post-construction site-specific conditions.

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A method of improving the efficiency of axial-piston hydraulic motors

A method of improving the energy efficiency of a hydraulic motor by rotating a valve cam for variable piston stroke

High efficiency pump & motor utilizing partial stroke piston pressurization

Novel hydraulic valving system featuring high efficiency variable displacement hydraulic pumps, which can be combined with a variety of existing mechanical piston pumping and/or motoring systems, including radial piston pumps, axial piston pumps, and slider-crank pumps

Long-stroke rolling diaphragm cylinder for passive hydraulic rehabilitation robot

Novel fabric-elastomer long-stroke rolling diaphragm (LSRD) cylinder displaying low friction and zero leakage for small and passive hydraulic systems.

High performance, highly efficient valves for controlling gas flows

A disruptive pneumatic proportional valve technology has been developed that replaces traditional solenoid actuators with piezoelectric actuators. The valves offer two order of magnitude reductions in power consumption, making them ideal for portable applications. They match the flow capacity of most miniature pneumatic valves. They offer highly linear control regardless of operating pressure. They are the fastest of any available pneumatic valves.

Hydraulic switch-mode power transformer for wave powered desalination plants

Efficient hydraulic power-take-off circuit for wave-powered reverse osmosis desalination plants that independently controls the load on the wave energy converter and the pressure at the reverse osmosis membrane through a switching valve

Electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) imaging without magnet

A method which produces low cost EPR imaging with better receiver isolation and no magnet requirement

A system for unattended delivery of cognitive neuromodulation therapy

Non-invasive interactive system with specialized equipment and customizable stimulation unit to deliver unattended cognitive neuromodulation therapy. The system supports training of prescribers and clinical staff leading to certification

Modular convection-enhanced evaporation (CEE) system for brine management

An energy efficient modular convection-enhanced evaporation (CEE) system and control algorithm for brine management

Electrical-field bidirectional switching of full MTJs

A full MTJ stack device with bidirectional magnetization switching purely through an electric field

Advanced manufacturing method to fabricate removable partial denture

A series of methods and designs to quickly and accurately fabricate partial dentures from intraoral scanning without stone or printed models. The methods include harnessing the abilities of 3d printing, milling, and scanning technology to allow for the most efficient clinical and laboratory outcomes.

Airless tire with improved performance

A non-pneumatic tire using topological polarization and protection to improve asperity accommodation and tire durability.

Combined ammonia recuperation and NOX reduction for increased efficiency in combustion engines

A reactor that combines selective catalytic reduction and thermochemical recuperation together to simultaneously decompose ammonia and convert unburned ammonia and NOX emissions

A counter based in-situ non-linearity measurement circuit in analog-to-digital converters

A novel light-weight measurement circuit to characterize non-linearity in analog-to-digital converters.

Rapid infuser purge valve

A one-way purge valve that allows for quick removal of air from IV fluid bags with a single spike.

MRI RF coil for improved field efficiency and image quality

A novel RF coil design with high dielectric constant materials to improve B1+ efficiency in MRI systems.

High gyrotropy sputtered garnet for photonic isolators

A design and method to fabricate high-gyrotropic optical isolators directly on Si and other common substrates, without using seed layers. This foundry-friendly technology enables creation of smaller, high performance components.

Urinary Catheter Stabilization Device

A urinary catheter support device that prevents penile erosion arising from the use of indwelling catheters.

Pressure shifted and displacement adjusted valve timing

Methods for adjusting hydraulic pump/motor valve timing.

Central airway stent removal device

A medical device for manipulation and removal of airway stents.

Device for extracting long genomic DNA from human cells

A microfluidic device for automated cell lysis and extraction of long DNA strands.

Multifunctional, flexible sensor array for urethral catheters (20140233)

A new urethral catheter for simultaneous measurement of pressure distribution and neural activity.

Acceleration of heterogeneous catalysis through dynamic resonance (2019-226)

A method to dynamically vary binding rates to drastically increase rate of chemical reactions involving heterogeneous catalysts.

Active Knit Compression Garment Portfolio (20170290)

A portfolio of shape memory alloy (SMA) functional active knits offers several types of wearable compression garments as well as a novel process for creating them. Technology #20170290-20180107-20180120-20180298

CDesK© - Modular Desk / Workstation Design and Manufacturing Specifications

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CMOS Image Sensor with Adaptive Frame Rate and High Dynamic Range

Improved Non-coherent Ultra Wideband Radio Receiver

High Quality Digital Image Restoration Provides Faster Downloads with Less Storage and Bandwidth Requirements

Micro Fabrication Using High Resolution Xerographic Printer

Mining Technology for Pellet Fine Removal

Highly Linear Circuits

Decontamination of food and surfaces from viral contamination using photodynamic treatment

An inexpensive, non-thermal method for decontamination of foods from viral contaminants without affecting their quality.

A positive pressure testing booth for sample collection

Design files for a portable testing booth that facilitates safe practice of sample collection procedures on patients with infectious pathogens.

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A Gown for U Project - level 1 isolation gown for emergency use

Design files for a low cost, rapidly producible, one-size-fits-all level 1 isolation gown.

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Storage box to facilitate decontamination and reuse of face masks

A safe and well-ventilated storage box for N95 masks - design files and instruction videos.

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MNmask Emergency-Use Face Masks

A design package for three styles of emergency-use face masks.

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Portable aerosol hood to reduce spread of pathogens during medical procedures

A portable, transparent isolation box that facilitates safe practice of medical procedures on patients with infectious pathogens.

Coventor Emergency Ventilator - Adult Manual Resuscitator Compressor

A design package for an emergency, rapid-deployment ventilator system.

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Machine learning algorithm for 3D particle field reconstruction

A machine learning algorithm for accurately reconstructing 3D particle fields.

MemPy v1.0 - Simulation software for gas separation using spiral-wound membrane modules

A simulation software tool to evaluate performance of spiral-wound membrane modules.

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Position estimation and tip-over prevention system for off-road vehicles

Hybrid charge trap transistor-MRAM memory devices (2020-102, Dr. Jian-Ping Wang)

Designs of hybrid charge trap transistor-MRAM devices for ultra-high-density non-volatile memory.

Topographically conforming self-fitting garments made of active materials

A method to design and manufacture knitted garments that dynamically conforms to complex surfaces.

Wound closure device

3D printed bionic skull for multimodal neural sensing

Simplified, Single-Vessel Synthesis and Separation of Ammonia

An apparatus and process for simplified, high yield production of ammonia using a single vessel, isothermal reactor.

Patterned organic semiconductor layer for increased efficiency in OLEDs

A simple method to create a single-component diffraction grating using organic semiconductors for the improvement of outcoupling efficiency in OLEDs.

Drug Delivery Device for Oral Topical Medicine

3D printing on Moving Freeform Surfaces

Electric-field switching of perpendicular MTJs

A magnetic semiconductor device design that allows for switching magnetization without an external field.

High Quality Down-sampling for Deterministic Approaches to Stochastic Computing

Patient Controlled Dynamic Therapeutic Compression Tension Garment

Lightweight Single LED 3D Indoor Localization System

Gradient-index Beam Shaper

Design of Energy Efficient Microprocessor

Probes for Biosynthesis of Bacterial Cell Wall

3D Printable Heat Exchanger

A discrete and effective wearable breast pump for nursing mothers

A quiet and concealed wearable breast pump that mimics infant suckling using mechanical compression and heat; increasing milk expression as well as convenience and comfort.

Orthopedic Meniscus Repair Implant, Introducer and Delivery System

Remedy for Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction

Exchange Coupled Composite Media for Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording

Particle Swarm Optimization for Programming Neuromodulation Systems

Optimizing Processors for IoT Applications

Pediatric Tracheo-bronchomalacia Stent and Deployment System

Two-terminal Memory Device with Full Write and Read Functionalities (20160423, Dr. Jian-Ping Wang)

Hybrid Micro-Electromechanical Systems Fluidic Control Valve

Customizable Acoustic Environment

Self-assembled Functionalized Microscale 3D Devices

Characterizing Soft-Errors in Advanced CMOS

Ultra High Density Integrated Composite Capacitor Design for CMOS

Fault-Tolerant Aircraft Flight Control (20150238, Dr. Peter Seiler)

Spin Hall Effect Switching of Perpendicular Magnetization (20150186, Dr. Jian-Ping Wang)

Iron Nitride Magnetic Materials with High Saturation Magnetization and Low Coercivity (20140327, Dr. Jian-Ping Wang)

Energy Efficient Spin Logic with Larger Output Voltage (20140235, Dr. Jian-Ping Wang)

Vehicle to Vehicle Technology Communicates Driving Hazards (20140049, Dr. Imran Hayee)

High Power Application Modular Multilevel Converter (20130335, Dr. Ned Mohan)

High Efficiency Variable Displacement Pump Motor (20130212, Dr. Perry Li)

Shibboleth’s Lil Helper (20130152, Dr. Joe Goggins)

Stitched Stretch Sensor (20130122, Dr. Lucy Dunne)

Precise, Reliable and Robust Free Piston Engine with Virtual Crankshaft (20120205, Dr. Zongxuan Sun)

US3D: Aerodynamic and Aerothermodynamic Simulations Software (20110126, Dr. Graham Candler)