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2 Stage Hybrid Membrane Process for CO2 Capture from Flue Gas in Power Plants
TS-037391 — A 2-stage enriching cascade membrane process for capturing CO2 from flue gas in a power plant without air sweep
Post-combustion carbon capture (PCC) provides an option to mitigate CO2 emissions from large stationary sources, followed by compression, transport, and geological sequestration; the captured CO2 may be used for enhanced oil recovery. Because of the system compactness and energy efficiency, CO2-se…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Ho, W.S. Winston; Han, Yang
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

Agile Die and Mold Making Technology
TS-037369 — A technology to reduce the lead time of die and mold manufacturing.
Dies and molds are used in the manufacturing industry for producing high quantity pats from metals, plastics, and composites. These dies and molds are expensive to manufacture and have long lead times. In the automotive industry, a die set for something like a front fender can cost several million…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Ames, Nathan
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

A Control Architecture for Active Combustion Control in Conventional Diesel Engines
TS-037361 — A novel method to schedule diesel fueling parameters based on cylinder conditions.
For a diesel engine to produce a combustion process which results in a desired trade-off between emissions and fuel economy, the fuel injection parameters must account for the state of the air path system. This is typically accomplished by simultaneously determining the desired air path set point …
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Midlam-Mohler, Shawn; Meyer, Jason; Sujan, Vivek; Yurkovich, Steve
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

Car Whisperer: Intra-vehicular data broadcasting via the audio infrastructure
TS-037355 — A vehicular cybersecurity system that utilizes intra-vehicular communication.
Currently, all intra vehicular communication or signaling between the sensors and Engine Control Unit (ECU) in a car is carried out utilizing cables. These cables are heavy, bulky and prone to external attacks like tapping. So, there is a need for a channel that can be used to communicate data bet…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Koksal, C. Emre; Indukuri, Harihara Varma
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

Porous Thermoelectric Materials
TS-037351 — A formulation to increase the efficiency of thermoelectric materials by reducing density.
Thermoelectric effects enable direct conversion of thermal to electrical energy, which provides an alternative power generation and temperature conditioning. Although thermoelectric systems are environmentally friendly, the efficiency of thermoelectric devices cannot compete with current gold-stan…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Heremans, Joseph; Jaworski, Christopher
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

Amine-Containing Membranes Incorporated with Carbon Nanotubes or CO2 Separation
TS-037297 — A novel amine-containing membrane incorporated with carbon nanotubes for CO2/N2 separation with a vacuum pulled on the permeate side
CO2 concentration in the atmosphere has surpassed 400 ppm in the past decade. The combustion of fossil fuels is a major contributor to the large amount of CO2 emission, and membrane technologies have been suggested as a promising approach to capture CO2 from large stationary sources (e.g., flue ga…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Ho, W.S. Winston; Han, Yang
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

Nanoporous Polyethersulfone Substrates Improved by Hydrophilic Additives for Composite Membranes in Gas Separation
TS-037290 — Methods to improve morphology of nanoporous polyethersulfone (PES) substrate by incorporating a small amount of hydrophilic additives, such as polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP), hydroxylated polyethersulfone (PES-OH), and sulfonated polysulfone (SPSf)
Nanoporous polymer substrates are commonly used to provide the mechanical strength for composite membranes in gas separation. The surface property and morphology of the substrate are critical for improving the transport performance of composite membranes. The present invention discloses an effecti…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Ho, W.S. Winston; Wu, Dongzhu
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

Cantilever Design for Measurement of Multi-Physical Properties using Atomic Force Microscopy
TS-036987 — A robust solution that helps researchers increase image and signal accuracy of Atomic Force Microscopy.
Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) was first used to characterize properties of a sample, including physical, material, electromechanical and chemical properties. For most of these multi-physical characterization schemes, an AFM tip scans over a sample while the tip is in contact with the surface. At t…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Cho, Han Na "Hanna"; Bergman, Lawrence A; Dharmasena, Sajith; Kim, Seok; Vakakis, Alexander F.
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

Variable stiffness robotic arm via layer jamming
TS-036965 — A novel design for a robotic arm that mitigates injury risk due to human-robot collisions and does not sacrifice performance, which allows better integration of robotics into the workforce.
Robotics have evolved to perform many tasks in healthcare, automobile manufacturing, consumer product manufacturing, and defense applications. As the integration of robotics into the workforce increases, many industries seek human-safe designs (1) that optimize performance of the robot and (2) all…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Su, Haijun; Hurd, Carter; Pei, Xu
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

Gas Chromotography TCD Hydrogen Calibration Valve
TS-036946 — An in-line valve designed specifically to direct the flow of gasses within a gas chromotography machine.
Current metallurgy research requires a hydrogen measurement device to quantify the amount of hydrogen in a weld and the diffusion rate of hydrogen after failure to analyze the effects hydrogen assisted cracking. With this information, research groups can evaluate the performance of various welds a…
  • College: College of Engineering (COE)
  • Inventors: Wildofsky, Jacob; Alexandrov, Boian; Copley, Kenneth
  • Licensing Officer: Gooray, Arthur "Art"

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