Patents by Inventor Andreas Meier

Andreas Meier 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: 11141424
    Abstract: The invention relates to a composition, in particular a pharmaceutical composition, which is suitable in particular for the prophylactic and/or therapeutic treatment preferably of inflammatory diseases of the urogenital tract, in particular inflammatory diseases of the bladder, preferably cystitis, to the uses thereof, to a storage or application device relating to same, to a packaging unit, and finally to a kit which is designed in particular as an instillation system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 12, 2021
    Assignee: FARCO-PHARMA GMBH
    Inventor: Andreas Meier
  • Publication number: 20210284828
    Abstract: A polyethylene composition for producing blown films, made from or containing an ethylene homopolymer or copolymer A) and an ethylene copolymer B) having a MIE value lower than the MIE value of A), the composition having the following features: 1) density from 0.948 to 0.960 g/cm3; 2) ratio MIF/MIP from 20 to 40; 3) MIF from 6 to less than 15 g/10 min.; 4) HMWcopo index from 0.5 to 3.5; 5) long-chain branching index, LCBI, equal to or lower than 0.82; 6) ?0.02 of equal to or less than 150000.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 4, 2019
    Publication date: September 16, 2021
    Inventors: Gerhardus MEIER, Ulf SCHUELLER, Andreas MAUS, Harilaos MAVRIDIS
  • Publication number: 20210283172
    Abstract: An article of manufacture according to the present invention comprises a composition including a glycosaminoglycan, a local anesthetic, and a buffer packaged in a syringe or vial constructed from either glass or a plastic selected from the group consisting of cyclic olefin polymer, cyclic olefin copolymer, or high density non-nucleated polypropylene. The composition has unexpectedly improved stability on storage. The composition can be formulated for treatment of a urinary tract disease or condition, such as interstitial cystitis, also known as bladder pain syndrome or hypersensitive bladder syndrome.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2018
    Publication date: September 16, 2021
    Inventors: Dan VICKERY, Christopher MEENAN, Lowell C. PARSONS, Andreas MEIER
  • Patent number: 11109686
    Abstract: A pocketed spring assembly comprises parallel strings, each string joined to at least one adjacent string. At least some of the strings have springs of different gauge wire and some of the pockets of the strings having springs of different gauge wire are spliced together. At least some of the strings have springs of different geometries and some of the pockets of the strings having springs of different geometries are spliced together. At least some strings may have end sections with springs different than a middle section therebetween, the springs of the end sections being firmer than the springs of the middle section.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: L&P Property Management Company
    Inventors: Guido Eigenmann, Darrell A. Richmond, Bernhard Bauer, Urs Liechti, Andreas Meier
  • Publication number: 20210235883
    Abstract: A pocketed spring assembly comprises parallel strings, each string joined to at least one adjacent string. At least some of the strings have springs of different gauge wire and some of the pockets of the strings having springs of different gauge wire are spliced together. At least some of the strings have springs of different geometries and some of the pockets of the strings having springs of different geometries are spliced together. At least some strings may have end sections with springs different than a middle section therebetween, the springs of the end sections being firmer than the springs of the middle section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 25, 2021
    Publication date: August 5, 2021
    Inventors: Guido Eigenmann, Darrell A. Richmond, Bernhard Bauer, Urs Liechti, Andreas Meier
  • Patent number: 11081261
    Abstract: Provided are methods for forming a rigid cable harness. An example method includes providing a curable sleeve comprising a curable compound, an adhesive, and a backing; wherein the curable adhesive tape has a longitudinal direction. The method further includes placing a plurality of cables on the sleeve in the longitudinal direction and wrapping the curable sleeve around the placed plurality of cables to form a cable harness, wherein the wrapping comprises wrapping the plurality of cables with the curable sleeve in the longitudinal direction. The method additionally includes positioning the cable harness into a desired shape and curing the curable compound of the cable harness to form the rigid cable harness, wherein the rigid cable harness has the desired shape.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 3, 2021
    Assignee: tesa SE
    Inventors: Patrick Boecker, Andreas Meier, Brett Dibble, Robert Oliver
  • Patent number: 11071203
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a circuit substrate arrangement comprising a base layer (2) made from aluminium, a circuit layer (3) made from copper, a dielectric layer (4) arranged between the base layer (2) and the circuit layer (3), an opening (5) passing through the base layer (2), the circuit layer (3) and the dielectric layer (4) and an electrical contact (6) between the base layer (2) and the circuit layer (3), wherein the electrical contact (6) comprises a rivet (7), wherein a frictionally connected joint (8) is formed between the rivet (7) and the base layer (2) and wherein an integrally bonded joint (9) is formed between the rivet (7) and the circuit layer (3).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2021
    Assignee: Robert Bosch GmbH
    Inventors: Thomas Wiesa, Andreas Meier, Stefan Huehner
  • Publication number: 20210145733
    Abstract: The invention relates to a combination drug with increased storage stability containing chondroitin sulfate (4.5 mg/ml), hyaluronic acid (16 mg/ml), a phosphate buffer (pH 6.1 to 7.9) and an electrolyte (e.g., an alkali salt, e.g., sodium chloride) for the treatment inflammations of the urogenital tract, in particular of the bladder, in particular for the treating cystitis, and to an instillation kit containing said drug.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 2, 2018
    Publication date: May 20, 2021
    Applicant: Farco-Pharma GmbH
    Inventor: Andreas MEIER
  • Publication number: 20210137968
    Abstract: The invention relates to a composition, in particular a pharmaceutical composition, which is suitable in particular for the prophylactic and/or therapeutic treatment preferably of inflammatory diseases of the urogenital tract, in particular inflammatory diseases of the bladder, preferably cystitis, to the uses thereof, to a storage or application device relating to same, to a packaging unit, and finally to a kit which is designed in particular as an instillation system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 2, 2018
    Publication date: May 13, 2021
    Applicant: Farco-Pharma GmbH
    Inventor: Andreas MEIER
  • Publication number: 20210123164
    Abstract: A crosslapper, a process and a formed fabric web shielding device for a cross lapper shield a formed fabric web moved in the crosslapper. The formed fabric web has a bottom side, a top side and side surfaces located at formed fabric longitudinal edges. The crosslapper includes a displaceable main carriage and a crosslapper laying belt feeding the formed fabric web in a web direction to the displaceable main carriage with the formed fabric web bottom side located on the cross lapper laying belt. The shielding device includes a housing configured to be arranged in the crosslapper and configured to cover the side surfaces of the formed fabric web located on the laying belt and being fed to the displaceable main carriage, which side surfaces extend along the web direction, to shield the side surfaces of the formed fabric web against external environmental effects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2020
    Publication date: April 29, 2021
    Inventors: Andreas MEIER, Eberhard HÄBERLE
  • Publication number: 20210076497
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a circuit substrate arrangement comprising a base layer (2) made from aluminium, a circuit layer (3) made from copper, a dielectric layer (4) arranged between the base layer (2) and the circuit layer (3), an opening (5) passing through the base layer (2), the circuit layer (3) and the dielectric layer (4) and an electrical contact (6) between the base layer (2) and the circuit layer (3), wherein the electrical contact (6) comprises a rivet (7), wherein a frictionally connected joint (8) is formed between the rivet (7) and the base layer (2) and wherein an integrally bonded joint (9) is formed between the rivet (7) and the circuit layer (3).
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 5, 2018
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Inventors: Thomas Wiesa, Andreas Meier, Stefan Huehner
  • Publication number: 20210040355
    Abstract: The invention relates to an adhesive tape in particular for wrapping cables, consisting of a preferably textile carrier and of a pressure sensitive adhesive, applied on at least one side of the carrier, in the form of a dried polymer dispersion, the polymer having been synthesized from: (a) 70.0 to 90.0 wt % of n-butyl acrylate and/or 2-ethylhexyl acrylate (b) 10.0 to 20.0 wt % of one or more ethylenically unsaturated monomers, where at least 50.0 wt % of the ethylenically unsaturated monomers (monomer (b)) comprises methyl methacrylate (c) 0 to 10.0 wt % of a further ethylenically unsaturated monomer, different from monomer (b) (d) 0 to 5.0 wt % of an ethylenically unsaturated monomer having an acid or acid-anhydride function and the pressure sensitive adhesive comprises between 3 and 20 parts by weight of tackifiers (based on the mass of the dried polymer dispersion), the tackifiers having a softening point of more than 90° C. according to ASTM E29-99 (2009).
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 7, 2019
    Publication date: February 11, 2021
    Applicant: tesa SE
    Inventors: Mark HÄNLE, Daniel SCHMITZ-STAPELA, Fabian BROCKMEYER, Andreas MEIER, Jacob PRZYOJSKI
  • Publication number: 20200362479
    Abstract: A monitoring process is provided for a method for producing a nonwoven product. Properties of a nonwoven pre-product (3), in particular the humidity, the electric charge, the weight distribution, the fiber orientation, the fiber mixing ratio and/or the fiber opening degree of an unprocessed fiber web, are detected by a detection unit (41) having one or more sensors (410).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2018
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Inventors: Eberhard HÄBERLE, Andreas MEIER
  • Publication number: 20200299870
    Abstract: A monitoring process is provided for a method for producing a nonwoven fabric (7) made of fibers (1, 2) in a nonwoven fabrication plant (15). Humidity and/or the electric charge of the fibers (1, 2) or a nonwoven pre-product (3) is detected by a detection unit (41) in a detection zone (5) and the detection results are processed in a data processing unit (42). An actuation command (45) is generated for at least one actuation unit (50) of the nonwoven fabrication plant (15). The actuation unit (50) is configured to set the humidity of the fibers (1, 2) and/or the humidity of the nonwoven pre-product (3) and/or the ambient conditions in at least one portion of the nonwoven pre-production plant (10).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2018
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Inventors: Eberhard HÄBERLE, Andreas MEIER
  • Publication number: 20200026864
    Abstract: A method for the secured access of data of a transportation vehicle including providing a mobile terminal on which an application is installed that uses data of the transportation vehicle and providing a separate storage unit on which data of the transportation vehicle is stored by a controller of the transportation vehicle for retrieval by the mobile terminal. The method authenticates the use on an authentication module using an identification feature and provides a reading access to the separate storage unit for use on the mobile terminal after a successful authentication.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2017
    Publication date: January 23, 2020
    Inventor: Andreas MEIER
  • Publication number: 20190380502
    Abstract: A pocketed spring assembly comprises parallel strings, each string joined to at least one adjacent string. At least some of the strings have springs of different gauge wire and some of the pockets of the strings having springs of different gauge wire are spliced together. At least some of the strings have springs of different geometries and some of the pockets of the strings having springs of different geometries are spliced together. At least some strings may have end sections with springs different than a middle section therebetween, the springs of the end sections being firmer than the springs of the middle section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 21, 2019
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Inventors: Guido Eigenmann, Darrell A. Richmond, Bernhard Bauer, Urs Liechti, Andreas Meier
  • Patent number: 10480656
    Abstract: Bridge tape with directed foam expansion comprised of thermally foamable composition, useful for applying coating material through holes in the tape to a substrate beneath the tape, after which the holes can be sealed by heating to cause the foamable composition to foam and the foam to seal the holes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: TESA SE
    Inventors: Robert Fallon, Elliot Sedlecky, Patrick Boecker, Andreas Meier
  • Patent number: 10443155
    Abstract: A carding apparatus (2) and a carding method for producing a card web (12) are based on the carding apparatus (2) including a web forming device (5) for creating a preliminary web (3), followed by a web layering apparatus (7) which is followed by a card (6), and a controllable or adjustable profiling device (8). The profiling device (8) precedes or is associated with the web layering apparatus (7). The profiling device (8) is used for profiling the preliminary web (3) in order to preventively compensate for peripheral bulges in the card web (12) discharged by the card (6).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: AUTEFA SOLUTIONS GERMANY GMBH
    Inventor: Andreas Meier
  • Publication number: 20190258243
    Abstract: Apparatuses, methods and computer programs for a transportation vehicle and a central office. The apparatus includes a communication module for communication with a central office and a computation module for controlling the communication module. The computation module receives a partial task of a distributed data processing from the central office, computes the partial task of the distributed data processing to obtain a result of the partial task, and provides the result of the partial task for the central office.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2017
    Publication date: August 22, 2019
    Inventor: Andreas MEIER
  • Publication number: 20190228885
    Abstract: Provided are methods for forming a rigid cable harness. An example method includes providing a curable sleeve comprising a curable compound, an adhesive, and a backing; wherein the curable adhesive tape has a longitudinal direction. The method further includes placing a plurality of cables on the sleeve in the longitudinal direction and wrapping the curable sleeve around the placed plurality of cables to form a cable harness, wherein the wrapping comprises wrapping the plurality of cables with the curable sleeve in the longitudinal direction. The method additionally includes positioning the cable harness into a desired shape and curing the curable compound of the cable harness to form the rigid cable harness, wherein the rigid cable harness has the desired shape.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2019
    Publication date: July 25, 2019
    Inventors: Patrick Boecker, Andreas Meier, Brett Dibble, Robert Oliver