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Testing the Strength of Soft Materials

Soft materials are everywhere. In many applications, valuable information about the strength of these materials enables more precise control in everything from cutting and processing soft foods to des...
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Melih Eriten, Corinne Henak | P220230US01

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ALKALI METAL OPTICAL CLOCK

UW researchers have invented a Cesium Lattice Optical Clock (CLOC) for high performance and simple operation in a compact form factor. The novel design uses a “forbidden” optical transitio...
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Mark Saffman, Shimon Kolkowitz, Arjav Sharma | P220217US01

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UW-Madison researchers, working in collaboration with researchers from Cornell, developed metal-oxide based liquid crystal (LC) sensors for monitoring catalytic reactions. The inventors used a previou...
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Emmanouil Mavrikakis, Jake Gold, Trenton Wolter, Nicholas Abbott, Nanqi Bao, Huaizhe Yu, Ayushi Tripathi | P220044US01

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SUPER-RESOLUTION OPTICAL MICROSCOPE

UW Madison researchers have devised a simplified super-resolution microscope with resolving features smaller than the diffraction limits of the optical system. The new super-resolution microscope expl...
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Shimon Kolkowitz, Aedan Gardill, Matthew Cambria | P210362US01

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KITS AND METHODS FOR SUPER-RESOLUTION MICROSCOPY

UW Madison Researchers have improved upon conventional expanded microscopy. They have developed novel 4-fold and a 12-fold mExM (modified expansion microscopy) methodologies, which stably and reproduc...
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Aussie Suzuki, Mark Burkard, Roshan Norman, Emma Recchia | P200189US02

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Deformable Well And Method

A deformable well structure for a microtiter plate and method are provided. The deformable well structure includes a sample container defining a well for receiving a sample therein. The sample receive...
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David Beebe, David Guckenberger, Hannah Pezzi, Scott Berry | P160327US01

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Optical Fiber Thermal Property Probe

An optical fiber sensor extends coaxially with a controllable heater to provide high-resolution axial measurement of thermal properties such as thermal convection of the surrounding, Heat removal by e...
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Mark Anderson, Matthew Weathered | P170028US02

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Gan-based Nitric Oxide Sensor

GaN-based heterojunction field effect transistor (HFET) sensors are provided with engineered, functional surfaces that act as pseudo-gates, modifying the drain current upon analyte capture. In some em...
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Thomas Kuech, Michael Garcia, Scott Wolter, April Brown, Joseph Bonaventura | P07029US

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Capacitive Touch Sensor

A capacitive touch sensor is provided, The capacitive touch sensor includes a plate having an upper surface and lying in a plate plane. A generally planar, first electrode is spaced from the plate alo...
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Hongrui Jiang, Jayer Fernandes | P160417US01

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Method And Device For Containing Expanding Droplets

A method and microfluidic device are provided for containing a droplet having an outer surface at a predetermined location. The microfluidic device includes a plate having an upper surface and a centr...
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David Guckenberger, Hannah Pezzi, Scott Berry, David Beebe | P160203US01

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