Patents Examined by Humera Sheikh
  • Patent number: 10085581
    Abstract: A method of manufacturing a phylactery, the method including providing an initial stage phylactery workpiece formed of animal skin, cutting the initial stage phylactery workpiece to define a second stage phylactery workpiece, the cutting including forming at least outline cut lines, interior cut lines and incised lines, and folding the second stage phylactery workpiece along at least some of the incised lines to define the phylactery.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 17, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 2, 2018
    Inventor: Noah Jeremiah Greenberg
  • Patent number: 9890085
    Abstract: A honeycomb structure having crystal phases of aluminum titanate and mullite, which is obtained by sintering a honeycomb molding made of a mixture comprising titania powder, alumina powder, silica powder and mullite powder, the mixture containing 1-10 parts by mass of silica powder and 5-30 parts by mass of mullite powder per the total amount (100 parts by mass) of the titania powder and the alumina powder, and the mullite powder containing 40-60% by mass of particles having particle sizes of 10-50 gm and 5-30% by mass of particles having particle sizes of 3 gm or less, and its production method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2008
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2018
    Assignee: HITACHI METALS, LTD.
    Inventors: Hirohisa Suwabe, Masaru Yoshida, Tomomasa Kumagai
  • Patent number: 9862649
    Abstract: A raw setter has a plate shape, is made of the same material as in a honeycomb formed body, and has a chamfered portion in which a circumferential portion of one end face is chamfered in an oblique direction and whose has a tapered cross-sectional shape by reducing a diameter of an end face portion to an outer diameter, a ratio of an area of a flat portion to an end face area is from 10 to 85%, an angle formed between the flat portion and the chambered portion is from 3 to 50°, a flatness of each of the flat portion of the one end face and a flat portion of the other end face is 0.3 mm or less, and a thickness of cell partition walls is 0.1 mm or less.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 9, 2018
    Assignee: NGK Insulators, Ltd.
    Inventors: Takehiko Watanabe, Akira Nishikawa
  • Patent number: 9862168
    Abstract: This alloying element-saving hot rolled duplex stainless steel material contains, by mass %, C: 0.03% or less, Si: 0.05% to 1.0%, Mn: 0.5% to 7.0%, P: 0.05% or less, S: 0.010% or less, Ni: 0.1% to 5.0%, Cr: 18.0% to 25.0%, N: 0.05% to 0.30% and Al: 0.001% to 0.05%, with a remainder being Fe and inevitable impurities, wherein the alloying element-saving hot rolled duplex stainless steel material is produced by hot rolling, a chromium nitride precipitation temperature TN is in a range of 960° C. or lower, a yield strength is 50 MPa or more higher than that of a hot rolled steel material which is subjected to a solution heat treatment, and the alloying element-saving hot rolled duplex stainless steel material is as hot rolled state, and is not subjected to a solution heat treatment. This clad steel plate includes a duplex stainless steel as a cladding material, the duplex stainless steel has the above composition, and the chromium nitride precipitation temperature TN is in a range of 800° C. to 970° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2012
    Date of Patent: January 9, 2018
    Assignee: NIPPON STEEL & SUMIKIN STAINLESS STEEL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Shinji Tsuge, Yuusuke Oikawa, Yoichi Yamamoto, Haruhiko Kajimura, Kazuhiko Ishida
  • Patent number: 9854937
    Abstract: The present invention discloses a plasma non-stick pan and manufacturing method thereof. The plasma non-stick pan comprises a pan body and a non-stick layer applied to the pan body; a plasma layer is provided between the non-stick layer and the pan body, and the plasma layer comprises a MCrALY layer sprayed to the surface of the pan body and a mixture layer sprayed outside of the MCrALY layer, and the mixture layer is composed of MCrALY particles and metal oxide particles. The MCrALY layer has good toughness and strong adhesion, and it is easy to bind with the substrate with high fastness after binding, playing a buffering role and laying a foundation for the subsequent spraying of mixture layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2018
    Assignee: ZHEJIANG SANHE KITCHENWARE CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Cheng Fang, Qiang Cheng
  • Patent number: 9856177
    Abstract: Porous ceramic honeycomb articles for use as particulate filters and processes for making the same are described herein. The porous ceramic honeycomb articles include a fired cordierite body. The fired cordierite body has a microcrack parameter (Nb3) of about 0.05 to about 0.25 prior to exposure to a microcracking condition. After exposure to the microcracking condition, the fired cordierite body has a microcrack parameter (Nb3) at least 20% greater than the microcrack parameter prior to exposure to the microcracking condition. The fired cordierite body has a coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) of about 7.0×10?7/° C. to about 15.0×10?7/° C. over from about 25° C. to about 800° C. prior to exposure to the microcracking condition and a coefficient of thermal expansion of about 1.0×10?7/° C. to about 10.0×10?7/° C. over from about 25° C. to about 800° C. after exposure to the microcracking condition. The microcrack parameter may include a thermal cycle or a chemical treatment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 28, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2018
    Assignee: Corning Incorporated
    Inventors: Weiguo Miao, Jianguo Wang
  • Patent number: 9849504
    Abstract: A metallic glass part is provided. The metallic glass part includes an alloy core and a metallic glass shell surrounding the alloy core. The alloy core provides compressive force on the metallic glass shell at an interface between the alloy core and the metallic glass shell.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 17, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2017
    Assignee: Apple Inc.
    Inventors: Joseph C. Poole, Theodore A. Waniuk, Jeffrey L. Mattlin, Michael S. Nashner, Christopher D. Prest
  • Patent number: 9849532
    Abstract: A composite wear pad includes a substrate that is selected from the group of iron based alloys, steel, nickel based alloys, and cobalt based alloys. A hard particle-matrix alloy layer is bonded at a surface to the substrate. The hard particle-matrix alloy layer has a plurality of hard particles dispersed in a matrix alloy. The hard particle-matrix alloy layer has a thickness ranging between greater than about 13 millimeters and about 20 millimeters.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2017
    Assignee: KENNAMETAL INC.
    Inventors: Qingjun Zheng, Robert J. Vasinko, Yixiong Liu
  • Patent number: 9850566
    Abstract: The invention relates to a coating system for a component of a turbomachine, which includes at least two different base powders. Each of the at least two different base powders has an individual predetermined distribution within the coating system. Further, each of the at least two different base powders is responsible for a specific property of the coating system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2017
    Assignee: ANSALDO ENERGIA IP UK LIMITED
    Inventors: Julien Rene Andre Zimmermann, Alexander Stankowski, Piero-Daniele Grasso, Sven Olliges, Sophie Betty Claire Duval
  • Patent number: 9845600
    Abstract: A vented honeycomb structure with a plurality of honeycomb cells arranged in a hierarchical order and having a plurality of truss walls, each truss wall including a plurality of members. The vented honeycomb structure is fabricated by joining a plurality of sheets of trusses using any one of an expansion, a corrugation, and a slotting process. Fabrication can also occur by deposition, casting, additive, extrusion, or aligning and joining methods. The honeycomb cells, truss walls, truss wall openings, and truss wall members can be functionally graded.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 19, 2017
    Assignee: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Inc.
    Inventor: David J. Sypeck
  • Patent number: 9828298
    Abstract: Disclosed are cement compositions for applying to honeycomb bodies as a plugging cement composition, segment cement, or even as an after-applied artificial skin or coating. The cement compositions generally comprise an inorganic powder batch mixture; an organic binder; a liquid vehicle; and a gelled inorganic binder. Also disclosed are honeycomb bodies having the disclosed cement compositions applied thereto, and methods for making same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2008
    Date of Patent: November 28, 2017
    Assignee: Corning Incorporated
    Inventors: Thomas James Deneka, Crystal Lynn Michels, Patrick David Tepesch, John Forrest Wight, Jr.
  • Patent number: 9821406
    Abstract: A jointed body that has been solid-phase jointed at normal temperature and that has a non-conventional structure is presented. The jointed body is formed by solid-phase joining a first jointed member to a second jointed member, and has a junction interface between the first member and the second member. This jointed body includes an average crystal grain size in a near interface structure that constitutes a near interface area having a total width of 20 micrometers and extending at both sides of the junction interface as a center is 75-100% of an average crystal grain size in an around interface structure that constitutes around interface areas located at both outer sides of the near interface area. In the jointed body, the near interface structure after the joining is almost the same as the structure before the joining, allowing the jointed body to exert similar characteristics to the jointed members.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2017
    Assignee: KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOYOTA CHUO KENKYUSHO
    Inventors: Tadashi Oshima, Hisaaki Takao, Hirofumi Ito
  • Patent number: 9822687
    Abstract: A honeycomb structure body has an inner side base section and an outer side base section having a cylindrical shape. Inner side cells are formed in the inner side base section at a constant cell density. Outer side cells are formed in the outer side base section. A cell density of the outer side cells varies a radius direction. The outer side cells are formed on the basis of a relational equation of y=a(x?b)n+c, where x is a distance on the outer side base section measured from a central point on a radial cross section, y indicates the number of the outer side cells per one cm2 at the distance x, a is a negative constant, b is a radius of the inner periphery of the outer side base section, c is the number of the inner side cells per one cm2, and n is a degree.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2017
    Assignee: DENSO CORPORATION
    Inventors: Masahiro Oonishi, Naohiro Hayashi
  • Patent number: 9825194
    Abstract: A substrate pad for soldering at least one self-aligning component thereon, wherein at least one edge of a body of the substrate pad is shaped to conform to a corresponding edge of a component pad, and the at least one edge of the body of the substrate pad further include a plurality of pad fingers leading away from the substrate pad. Related apparatus and methods are also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2017
    Assignee: Essence Solar Solutions Ltd.
    Inventors: Slava Hasin, Ron Helfan
  • Patent number: 9802241
    Abstract: The invention relates, in a first aspect, to a flat semi-finished product made of metal (1), wherein said semi-finished product comprises at least out structured section (2) and at least one non-structured section, wherein said semi-finished product has non-structured edge sections (4) and exhibits a high strength. The semi-finished product made of metal (1) according to the invention is characterized in that it is designed as one piece and predetermined sections (2) are structured and predetermined sections are non-structured, wherein at least one non-structured section (4) is designed as a connecting region for positive or non-positive connection or for connecting by bonding. Furthermore, methods for producing the semi-finished products according to the invention are provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignee: DBW Holding GmbH
    Inventors: Gerd Zielke, Karl-Christian Regent
  • Patent number: 9790599
    Abstract: A composite material can include a carrier material that is coated, at least over part of the surface, with a corrosion protection layer made of an aluminum alloy. The composite material can provide a defined, effective, durable corrosion protection and simultaneously have a high recycling potential. The aluminum alloy of the corrosion protection layer can have the following composition in % by weight: 0.8 ? Mn ? 1.8 Zn ? 0.05 Cu ? 0.05 Si ? 1.0 Cr ? 0.25 Zr ? 0.25 Mg ? 0.10 remainder aluminum and unavoidable impurities, individually a maximum of 0.05% by weight, in total a maximum of 0.15% by weight.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 17, 2017
    Assignee: Hydro Aluminum Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Manfred Mrotzek, Raimund Sicking
  • Patent number: 9784160
    Abstract: A honeycomb body includes at least a housing and a honeycomb structure having a plurality of channels. The honeycomb structure is formed of at least one at least partially structured metallic layer that forms connecting points fixing the honeycomb structure. At most 20% of inner contact points in a cross section of the honeycomb structure form a connection point, and the connection points are disposed at a distance from each other in such a way that respective connection-free regions of the same size surround each of the connection points. An exhaust-gas purification unit and a motor vehicle are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 27, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2017
    Assignee: EMITEC Gesellschaft fuer Emissionstechnologie mbH
    Inventors: Rolf Brück, Wolfgang Maus, Peter Hirth, Kait Althöfer
  • Patent number: 9777186
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a hard coating film, and, more particularly, to a hard coating film having hardness and excellent physical properties without a supporting substrate. According to the present invention, the hard coating film has high physical properties including hardness, scratch resistance, transparency, durability, light resistance, and light transmittance. Thus, the hard coating film can find useful applications in various fields thanks to its excellent physical properties.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: LG CHEM, LTD.
    Inventors: Joon-Koo Kang, Yeong-Rae Chang, Sung-Don Hong, Soon-Hwa Jung, Eun-Kyu Her
  • Patent number: 9765234
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a laminated hard coating film, which exhibits high hardness and excellent properties without a supporting substrate. The laminated hard coating film can find useful applications in various fields thanks to its excellent hardness, scratch resistance, transparency, durability, light resistance, light transmittance, and the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: LG CHEM, LTD.
    Inventors: Joon-Koo Kang, Yeong-Rae Chang, Sung-Don Hong, Soon-Hwa Jung, Eun-Kyu Her
  • Patent number: 9757812
    Abstract: A protective coating for aluminum alloys, electrode for producing same and a coating process using the welding electrode. The protective coating and electrode comprise a composite consisting essentially of alumina particles in a matrix, wherein the matrix is a metal selected from the group consisting of aluminum or an aluminum alloy. The alumina particles consist of aluminum oxide in powder form. The coating process using the welding electrode above comprises the steps of: electro-spark depositing a composite on to a substrate, wherein the composite consists essentially of alumina particles in a matrix, wherein the matrix is a metal selected from the group consisting of aluminum or an aluminum alloy. The substrate herein is an aluminum alloy. The coatings involve only aluminum and aluminum compounds, thereby intermetallic compound formation and galvanic corrosion of the coating-substrate materials system is avoided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2017
    Assignee: Al-Armor
    Inventors: Bruce M. Warnes, Joseph A. Downie, Andrew C. Towns, Roger W. Kaufold