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Retrofit Peltier Cooling Device

Insulated storage containers, i.e., coolers, continue to serve as the primary means for the portable preservation of food and beverages. Coolers are often essential for camping, picnics, tailgating, ...
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Brandon Behringer | T180052US02

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Apparatus For Augmenting Human Vision

The functional effect of having additional color-sensing cone types in the human eye is implemented by an encoding of some spectral information differently for the left and right eyes. This different ...
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Mikhail Kats, Bradley Gundlach | P160105US02

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High-Throughput Rheometer

A high throughput rheology machine measures transient response to a material subject to the decaying oscillation to determine nonlinear characteristics of the material with a single test cycle.
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Melih Eriten, Utku Boz | P180345US01

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More Efficient Laminate Analysis

Lamination includes various techniques of manufacturing materials in multiple layers or ‘plies.’ Laminates are commonly used in the automotive, aerospace, medical and consumer industries. A simple...
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Vadim Shapiro, Goldy Kumar | P140408US01

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Dielectric Sensor for Stress and Strain Detection

Load bearing structures experience stresses and/or strains that deform the material from which they are made. Regardless of a building component’s size, exposure to or tolerance for stress and s...
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Yuri Shkel, Ho Young Lee, Yiyan Peng | P08252US

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Dynamic Predictor Improves Machine Control

Articulated mechanisms, such as walking robots or robotic arms, can be understood as a set of rigid links connected to each other by joints. The joints are put into motion using motors, sensors that i...
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Paul Milenkovic | P130307US01

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