Patents by Inventor Andreas Haas

Andreas Haas has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 11359141
    Abstract: Polyfluorinated additives for use as components in liquid-crystal mixtures. Liquid-crystal mixtures which comprise these compounds. And liquid-crystal displays based on these liquid-crystal mixtures.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2022
    Assignee: MERCK PATENT GMBH
    Inventors: Peer Kirsch, Qiong Tong, Helga Haas, Kaja Christina Deing, Christoph Marten, Andreas Pohle, Reiner Friedrich
  • Publication number: 20220071595
    Abstract: A system and method for adapting user interface elements based on real-time anatomical structure recognition in acquired ultrasound image views is provided. The method includes acquiring, by an ultrasound system, an ultrasound image view. The method includes automatically detecting, by at least one processor of the ultrasound system, a target view from a set of target views. The target view corresponds with the ultrasound image view. The method includes automatically determining, by the at least one processor, one or both of a presence or absence of a plurality of anatomical features associated with the target view in the ultrasound image view. The method includes presenting, by the at least one processor, at least one user interface element indicating the one or both of the presence or absence of each of the plurality of anatomical features at a display system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 10, 2020
    Publication date: March 10, 2022
    Inventors: Martin Paul Mienkina, Andrew Lewis Barker, Andreas Haas, Bálint Czupi
  • Publication number: 20220057906
    Abstract: Various methods and system are provided for cleaning a touchscreen display that is part of a medical device. In one example, a method includes entering a cleaning mode in response to a user input, receiving cleaning touch inputs through the touchscreen display while in the cleaning mode, and graphically representing an area of the touchscreen display that has been contacted with the cleaning touch inputs in real-time while in the cleaning mode to illustrate the area of the touchscreen display that has been cleaned.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 20, 2020
    Publication date: February 24, 2022
    Inventors: Heinz Schmied, Andreas Haas
  • Patent number: 11177483
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a catalyst composition, comprising tin oxide particles which are at least partially coated by a noble metal oxide layer, wherein the composition contains iridium and ruthenium in a total amount of from 10 wt % to 38 wt %, and all iridium and ruthenium is oxidized, —has a BET surface area of from 5 to 95 m2/g, and —has an electrical conductivity at 25° C. of at least 7 S/cm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 16, 2021
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Andreas Haas, Domnik Bayer, Rosalba Adriana Rincon-Ovalles, Markus Kohl
  • Publication number: 20210275993
    Abstract: The invention relates to aprocess for producing a catalyst comprising an intermetallic com-pound comprisingmixing of a salt comprising a metal selected from the group consisting of Co, Rh, Ir, Ni, Pd, Pt, Cu, Ag, Auand Ru, a salt comprising a metal selected from the group consist-ing of Li, Na, K, Rb, Cs, Be, Mg, Ca, Sr, Ba,Sc, Y, La and the lanthanides, and a reducing agentcomprising a salt,wherein the mixing is carried out at a temperature where all compo-nents are solid; reacting the mixture obtained to form an intermetallic compound by heating said to a temperature in the range between the melting temperature of thereducing agent and the melting temperature of the intermetallic compound and holdingthe temperaturefor1 minute to 600 minutes; and washing the mixture to removeby-products andremainders of the salt of the cations of the reducing agent and at least one of the anions of the salts used in the first step. The invention further relates to a catalyst obtained by the process.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2017
    Publication date: September 9, 2021
    Inventors: Peter LEIDINGER, Sven TITLBACH, Andreas HAAS, Stephan A. SCHUNK, Jacob KANADY
  • Patent number: 11110433
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a metal-doped tin oxide which has a BET surface area of at least 30 m 2/g, and comprises at least one metal dopant which is Sb, Nb, Ta, Bi, W, or In, or any mixture thereof, wherein the metal dopant is present in an amount of from 2.5 at % to 25 at %, based on the total amount of tin and metal dopant atoms, and is in a mixed valence state containing atoms of oxidation state OS1 and atoms of oxidation state OS2, wherein the oxidation state OS1 is >0 and the oxidation state OS2 is >OS1 and the atomic ratio of the atoms of OS2 to the atoms of OS1 is from 1.5 to 12.0.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Xu Yuan Peng, Rosalba Adriana Ricon-Ovalles, Shyam Sundar Venkataraman, Domnik Bayer, Andreas Haas
  • Publication number: 20210249361
    Abstract: A package that includes an integrated device, a substrate coupled to the integrated device, and an encapsulation layer coupled to the substrate. The encapsulation layer encapsulates the integrated device. The substrate includes at least one dielectric layer, a plurality of interconnects located in the at least one dielectric layer, a buffer dielectric layer coupled to the at least one dielectric layer, and a buffer interconnect located at least in the buffer dielectric layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2020
    Publication date: August 12, 2021
    Inventors: Sebastian BRUNNER, Kurt WIESBAUER, Horst Uwe FAULHABER, Florian RAK, Andreas HAAS, Franz TINAUER, Stefan LEITINGER, Gerhard FUCHS
  • Patent number: 11088090
    Abstract: A package that includes an integrated device, a substrate coupled to the integrated device, and an encapsulation layer coupled to the substrate. The encapsulation layer encapsulates the integrated device. The substrate includes at least one dielectric layer, a plurality of interconnects located in the at least one dielectric layer, a buffer dielectric layer coupled to the at least one dielectric layer, and a buffer interconnect located at least in the buffer dielectric layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 10, 2021
    Assignee: QUALCOMM Incorporated
    Inventors: Sebastian Brunner, Kurt Wiesbauer, Horst Uwe Faulhaber, Florian Rak, Andreas Haas, Franz Tinauer, Stefan Leitinger, Gerhard Fuchs
  • Publication number: 20200263590
    Abstract: A mixer for mixing an exhaust gas flow with a fluid injected into an exhaust gas line comprises means for generating a swirl effecting a rotating flow and means for a radial displacement in the exhaust gas flow admixed with the fluid and flowing axially through the mixer. In this respect, the swirl generation means and the radial displacement means are arranged and designed such that, viewed over the cross-section of the mixer perpendicular to the axial exhaust gas flow, at least two separate swirl regions result which are built up via tangentially acting vane-like swirl elements and at least one respective radial displacement region results which is arranged between two separate swirl regions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2020
    Publication date: August 20, 2020
    Inventors: Stefan SAUER, Bernd BURKHARDT, Andreas HAAS
  • Publication number: 20200188066
    Abstract: The invention relates to a bioinert body having a base body, which grows to a multiple of its volume when hydrated. The base body substantially consists of dried laminaria parts, which also develop a local antibacterial effect due to the iodine content. The bioinert body is suitable for application in a method of tissue augmentation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2019
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Inventors: Dr. Christian Kasperk, Dr. Andreas Haas
  • Publication number: 20200164111
    Abstract: The invention relates to an implant for subcutaneous implantation having a substantially cylindrical, conical or spiral-shaped base body which has a lateral surface. The base body consists of a completely resorbable biodegradable polymer. The implant is further configured for blunt implantation. In addition, the biodegradable polymer is enriched with a medicinally relevant active ingredient.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2019
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Inventors: Christian Kasperk, Andreas Haas
  • Publication number: 20190379058
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a catalyst composition, comprising tin oxide particles which are at least partially coated by a noble metal oxide layer, wherein the composition contains iridium and ruthenium in a total amount of from 10 wt % to 38 wt %, and all iridium and ruthenium is oxidized, has a BET surface area of from 5 to 95 m2/g, and has an electrical conductivity at 25° C. of at least 7 S/cm.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2017
    Publication date: December 12, 2019
    Inventors: Andreas HAAS, Domnik BAYER, Rosalba Adriana RINCON-OVALLES, Markus KOHL
  • Publication number: 20190314805
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for producing a catalyst comprising an intermetallic compound comprising following steps: (a) Dissolving a metal selected from the group consisting of Li, Na, Ca, Sr, Ba, Eu and Yb in liquid ammonia, (b) Adding nanoparticles comprising a metal selected from the group consisting of Co, Rh, Ir, Ni, Pd, Pt, Cu, Ag, Au and Ru or a halide of at least one of these metals and an inorganic salt to the solution obtained in step (a), (c) Removing the liquid ammonia, (d) Annealing the mixture of step (c) at a temperature in the range between 200° C. and the melting temperature of the intermetallic compound wherein the intermetallic compound is formed, (e) Washing the intermetallic compound achieved in step (d). The invention further relates to a catalyst obtained by the process.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 18, 2017
    Publication date: October 17, 2019
    Inventors: Peter LEIDINGER, Sven TITLBACH, Stephan A. SCHUNK, Andreas HAAS, Paul ALIVISATOS, Jacob KANADY
  • Patent number: 10346103
    Abstract: In a method to configure a controller for a production system including multiple components that respectively including a client computer connected via data connections with a main computer, the components connected to the data network are scanned to obtain scanned information. A network map is created using the scanned information. The network map can include the main computer, the data connections and the components. The controller can be configured according to specifications of the created network map. Monitoring routines that are specific to the respective components can be executed. Upon the scanning of the components, operating system functions at the client computers are exclusively called so that software modules specifically for the scanning must not be present at the client computers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: Océ Printing Systems GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Andreas Haas, Harald Keicher, Norbert Linkel
  • Patent number: 10346123
    Abstract: In a method for synchronizing control panels of a production system (e.g., a printing system), a reference/relationship between respective control panels to be synchronized can be established using a reference table maintained at, for example, a main computer. A synchronized control panel can be synchronized with changes to a synchronizing control panel using the reference table.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: Océ Printing Systems GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Andreas Haas, Harald Keicher, Norbert Linkel
  • Publication number: 20190063293
    Abstract: A mixer device for introducing and distributing a liquid into a gas flow comprises a mixing chamber which can be flowed through by the gas flow, an overflow pipe which is arranged at least partly in the mixing chamber and which has a jacket surface and a first and a second pipe end, and at least one injector associated with the first pipe end of the overflow pipe to inject the liquid into the overflow pipe. The jacket surface of the overflow pipe has at least one inflow opening through which gas can flow from the mixing chamber into the overflow pipe for a subsequent mixing with the injected fluid. The overflow pipe is configured such that inflowing gas in its interior can have two swirl components of opposite senses imparted onto it.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2017
    Publication date: February 28, 2019
    Inventors: Michael FISCHER, Andreas HAAS, Stefan SAUER, Dennis SAILER, Bernd BURKHARDT
  • Publication number: 20190060874
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a metal-doped tin oxide which has a BET surface area of at least 30 m 2/g, and comprises at least one metal dopant which is Sb, Nb, Ta, Bi, W, or In, or any mixture thereof, wherein the metal dopant is present in an amount of from 2.5 at % to 25 at %, based on the total amount of tin and metal dopant atoms, and is in a mixed valence state containing atoms of oxidation state OS1 and atoms of oxidation state OS2, wherein the oxidation state OS1 is >0 and the oxidation state OS2 is >OS1 and the atomic ratio of the atoms of OS2 to the atoms of OS1 is from 1.5 to 12.0.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 17, 2017
    Publication date: February 28, 2019
    Inventors: Xu Yuan PENG, Rosalba Adriana RICON-OVALLES, Shyam Sundar VENKATARAMAN, Domnik BAYER, Andreas HAAS
  • Publication number: 20180006313
    Abstract: The invention is related to a carbon supported catalyst comprising a carbon-comprising support with a BET surface area in a range from 400 m2/g to 2000 m2/g, a modifier comprising at least one mixed metal oxide, comprising niobium and titanium, and/or a mixture, comprising niobium oxide and titanium oxide, a catalytically active metal compound, wherein the catalytically active metal compound is platinum or an alloy comprising platinum and a second metal or an intermetallic compound comprising platinum and a second metal, the second metal being selected from the group consisting of cobalt, nickel, chromium, copper, palladium, gold, ruthenium, scandium, yttrium, lanthanum, niobium, iron, vanadium and titanium. The invention is further related to a process for preparing the carbon supported catalyst.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2015
    Publication date: January 4, 2018
    Inventor: Andreas HAAS
  • Patent number: 9835036
    Abstract: A compressor wheel for an internal combustion engine may include a plurality of blades which in a circumferential direction of the wheel are spaced from one another. The plurality of blades may respectively include an inflow edge which during operation are subject to an inflow of a compressible fluid substantially axially to the wheel axis. The plurality of blades may include a surface layer of locally distinct materials to adapt to locally distinct loads during operation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 2, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 5, 2017
    Assignee: Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems & Co. KG
    Inventors: Christian Holzschuh, Andreas Haas, Martin Schlegl, Christian Peschke
  • Publication number: 20170109124
    Abstract: In a method for synchronizing control panels of a production system (e.g., a printing system), a reference/relationship between respective control panels to be synchronized can be established using a reference table maintained at, for example, a main computer. A synchronized control panel can be synchronized with changes to a synchronizing control panel using the reference table.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 14, 2016
    Publication date: April 20, 2017
    Applicant: Océ Printing Systems GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Andreas Haas, Harald Keicher, Norbert Linkel