Patents by Inventor Carsten Weber

Carsten Weber 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: 10999936
    Abstract: A method for applying at least one electronic component to a surface is described. The method includes placing a component stencil on a support. At least one electronic component is arranged in a corresponding opening of the component stencil with a top surface of the electronic component on the support. A contact material stencil is positioned on the component stencil such that at least one opening in the contact material stencil is over a corresponding contact region on the bottom surface of the at least one electronic component. A contact material is applied on the at least one contact region of the at least one electronic component within the corresponding opening of the contact material stencil. The contact material stencil is removed from the component stencil. The component stencil is removed from the support. The at least one electronic component is applied to the surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 6, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2021
    Assignee: Lumileds LLC
    Inventors: Matthias Epmeier, Petra Wellmeier, Frank Giese, Carsten Weber, Michael Deckers, Georg Henninger
  • Publication number: 20210010666
    Abstract: A support for light-emitting elements is disclosed. The support comprises a mounting section comprising at least one mounting face. The at least one mounting face has an arrangement direction and is configured to accommodate at least one light-emitting element along the arrangement direction. The support comprises a body section adjacent to the mounting section and having a length that extends parallel to the arrangement direction. The body section protrudes sidewards from the at least one mounting face. The support comprises a plurality of conductors connecting the body section to the at least one mounting face. Each contact section corresponds to a conductor. The plurality of conductors are a layered structure of conductors. An extension direction of the layered structure of the conductors extends substantially perpendicular to the arrangement direction of the at least one mounting face. The layered structure of conductors comprises an angled section.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2020
    Publication date: January 14, 2021
    Applicant: LUMILEDS HOLDING B.V.
    Inventors: Matthias EPMEIER, Carsten WEBER, Petra WELLMEIER, Frank GIESE
  • Publication number: 20200368445
    Abstract: The disclosure refers to a packaging container (81, 281) comprising a tubular housing (83, 283) and a plunger stopper (82, 282) moveable within the housing (83, 283), wherein at least a section of an outer surface of the plunger stopper (82, 282) being in contact with an inner surface of the housing (83, 283) comprises a silicone-free coating (88, 288) which reduces break loose and/or gliding forces. The disclosure further describes a system comprising this packaging container (81, 281) and a formulation (87, 287) within the packaging container containing one or more pharmaceutically active compound and/or carrier as well as a drug delivery device comprising this system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 17, 2019
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Inventors: Carsten Weber, Daniel Wagner, Désirée Frick, Sebastian Thiel, Sebastian Gaca
  • Patent number: 10767594
    Abstract: Methods and systems are provided for coatings of a portion of an engine block shaping a combustion chamber. In one example, the engine block includes a first coating with a thermal conductivity higher than a conductivity of the engine block arranged in an upper region of the combustion chamber and a second coating with a thermal conductivity lower than the conductivity of the engine block arranged in a lower region of the combustion chamber, and where the second coating touches the first coating.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Carsten Weber, Paul Turner, Urban Morawitz, Clemens Maria Verpoort
  • Patent number: 10690136
    Abstract: Methods and systems are provided for a turbocharger. In one example, the turbocharger may include one or more cooling devices for cooling a compressor. The cooling devices may include a ventilation system arranged in a compressor impeller and shaft, the ventilation system configured to allow ambient air to flow into the shaft without being compressed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Martin Wirth, Vanco Smiljanovski, Jan Linsel, Frank Kraemer, Carsten Weber, Jan Mehring
  • Publication number: 20200084893
    Abstract: A method for applying at least one electronic component to a surface is described. The method includes placing a component stencil on a support. At least one electronic component is arranged in a corresponding opening of the component stencil with a top surface of the electronic component on the support. A contact material stencil is positioned on the component stencil such that at least one opening in the contact material stencil is over a corresponding contact region on the bottom surface of the at least one electronic component. A contact material is applied on the at least one contact region of the at least one electronic component within the corresponding opening of the contact material stencil. The contact material stencil is removed from the component stencil. The component stencil is removed from the support. The at least one electronic component is applied to the surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Applicant: Lumileds Holding B.V.
    Inventors: Matthias EPMEIER, Petra WELLMEIER, Frank GIESE, Carsten WEBER, Michael DECKERS, Georg HENNINGER
  • Publication number: 20200084889
    Abstract: A lighting device, a method of manufacturing a lighting device and a support are described. A support includes a layered structure of alternating conductors and insulating layers. The layered structure includes a mounting section and a body section adjacent the mounting section. The mounting section includes at least one mounting face that has an arrangement direction and at least three alternating contact sections along the arrangement direction. Each contact section is electrically coupled to one of the conductors and separated from a neighboring one of the contact sections by one of the insulating layers. The body section has a width that protrudes sidewards from the at least one mounting face and a length that extends substantially parallel to the arrangement direction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Applicant: LUMILEDS HOLDING B.V.
    Inventors: Matthias EPMEIER, Michael DECKERS, Frank GIESE, Petra WELLMEIER, Carsten WEBER, Georg HENNINGER
  • Patent number: 10557399
    Abstract: Methods and systems are provided for a ventilation arrangement. In one example, a system may include a compact ventilation arrangement arranged within a space between an intake manifold and a cylinder head. A pump of the ventilation arrangement arrange adjacent the cylinder head.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2020
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Bernd Steiner, Hans Guenter Quix, Carsten Weber, Jan Mehring
  • Patent number: 10543899
    Abstract: An adjustable, or all-moving, horizontal stabiliser for an aircraft, the stabiliser having a leading edge, a trailing edge, a root and a tip, and a strake fixed with respect to the stabiliser and attached to, or integrally formed with, the stabiliser leading edge adjacent the root.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignees: AIRBUS OPERATIONS LIMITED, AIRBUS OPERATIONS GMBH, AIRBUS OPERATIONS SAS
    Inventors: Ian Roy Whitehouse, Carsten Weber, Markus Fischer, Alain Tanguy
  • Publication number: 20190257263
    Abstract: Methods and systems are provided for coatings of a portion of an engine block shaping a combustion chamber. In one example, the engine block includes a first coating with a thermal conductivity higher than a conductivity of the engine block arranged in an upper region of the combustion chamber and a second coating with a thermal conductivity lower than the conductivity of the engine block arranged in a lower region of the combustion chamber, and where the second coating touches the first coating.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 19, 2019
    Publication date: August 22, 2019
    Inventors: Carsten Weber, Paul Turner, Urban Morawitz, Clemens Maria Verpoort
  • Publication number: 20190211093
    Abstract: The invention provides a liquid aqueous pharmaceutical formulation comprising a human anti-TNFa antibody, or antigen-binding portion thereof, which reduces pain associated with injection in a subject by at least about 50% when compared to injecting an otherwise identical formulation comprising at least one salt and/or at least one buffer. The invention also provides a liquid aqueous pharmaceutical formulation comprising a human anti-TNFa antibody, or antigen-binding portion thereof, having increased bioavailability upon subcutaneous administration into a subject. The formulation may comprise a therapeutic protein, such as a human anti-TNF-alpha antibody, or an antigen-binding portion thereof, or a biosimilar thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 10, 2018
    Publication date: July 11, 2019
    Inventors: Michael Neu, Markus Tschoepe, Carsten Weber, Wolfgang Fraunhofer, Laura Redden, Martin Gastens, Alexander Feick, Susan K. Paulson, Tong Zhu
  • Patent number: 10273828
    Abstract: The internal combustion engine is provided which may include a cylinder head, a turbine, and a turbine housing. The turbine housing may include an exhaust gas passage, at least one coolant fluid passage, and a wall between the passages. The wall may have a first area (Aexhaust) disposed to absorb heat from an exhaust flow passing through the exhaust gas passage, and a second area (Acoolant) disposed to transfer heat from the wall to be absorbed by a coolant fluid flow passing through the at least one coolant fluid passage, wherein the following applies: Acoolant/Aexhaust?1.2.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Kai Sebastian Kuhlbach, Joachim Hansen, Ludwig Stump, Stefan Quiring, Jan Mehring, Carsten Weber
  • Publication number: 20180328260
    Abstract: Methods and systems are provided for a ventilation arrangement. In one example, a system may include a compact ventilation arrangement arranged within a space between an intake manifold and a cylinder head. A pump of the ventilation arrangement arrange adjacent the cylinder head.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 18, 2018
    Publication date: November 15, 2018
    Inventors: Bernd Steiner, Hans Guenter Quix, Carsten Weber, Jan Mehring
  • Patent number: 10006344
    Abstract: There is provided an arrangement of an internal combustion engine with a sequentially parallel twin turbocharger, in which at least one turbocharger has an electrical energy converter which can be used optionally as a motor for driving a compressor in the lower rotational speed range of the internal combustion engine or as a generator for charging a connected battery.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2018
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Harald Stoffels, Ludwig Stump, Carsten Weber
  • Publication number: 20180128274
    Abstract: Methods and systems are provided for a turbocharger. In one example, the turbocharger may include one or more cooling devices for cooling a compressor. The cooling devices may include a ventilation system arranged in a compressor impeller and shaft, the ventilation system configured to allow ambient air to flow into the shaft without being compressed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2017
    Publication date: May 10, 2018
    Inventors: Martin Wirth, Vanco Smiljanovski, Jan Linsel, Frank Kraemer, Carsten Weber, Jan Mehring
  • Patent number: 9874161
    Abstract: A method for operating a boosted internal combustion engine is provided. The engine includes a first cylinder in a first cylinder group and a second cylinder in a second cylinder group, each of the first and second cylinders having two activatable outlet openings adjoined by an exhaust line, one of the outlet openings of each of the first and second cylinders coupled to a first turbocharger including a first turbine and one of the outlet openings of each of the cylinders coupled to a second turbocharger including a second turbine, the method comprising: if engine load is less than a threshold load value implementing a first operating mode that includes deactivating the second cylinder, deactivating one of the activatable outlet openings in the first cylinder, and activating one of the activatable outlet opening in the first cylinder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 23, 2018
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Franz Arnd Sommerhoff, Frank Kraemer, Franz J. Brinkmann, Helmut Matthias Kindl, Vanco Smiljanovski, Joerg Kemmerling, Werner Willems, Carsten Weber
  • Patent number: 9822712
    Abstract: A method for operating an internal combustion engine is provided. The method includes during a first operating condition, operating two primary cylinders and two secondary cylinders to perform combustion, the two primary and secondary cylinders arranged in an inline configuration, the two primary cylinder adjacent to one another, the two secondary cylinders adjacent to one another, and the secondary cylinders positioned 175°-185° out of phase relative to the two primary cylinders and during a second operating condition, selectively deactivating the two secondary cylinders to perform combustion in only the two primary cylinders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2017
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Carsten Weber, Martin Wirth, Rainer Friedfeldt, Guenter Bartsch
  • Patent number: 9784127
    Abstract: An internal combustion engine has a cylinder head with at least one cylinder and a cooled turbine. Each cylinder has at least one outlet opening adjoined by an exhaust line for discharging exhaust gases from the cylinder. The exhaust line issues into an inlet region transitioning into an exhaust gas-conducting flow duct of the turbine. The turbine has at least one rotor mounted on a rotatable shaft in a turbine housing. The turbine has at least one coolant duct which is integrated in the housing and which is delimited and formed by at least one wall of the housing to form a cooling arrangement. The at least one wall of the turbine housing that delimits the at least one coolant duct is provided, at least in regions, with a thermal insulation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2017
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Kai Sebastian Kuhlbach, Clemens Maria Verpoort, Jan Mehring, Carsten Weber, Stefan Quiring
  • Patent number: 9759154
    Abstract: A method of producing an enamel coating for a cylinder bore in a cylinder block of an internal combustion engine is provided. The method also provides for coating a cast iron gray cylinder block with an enamel coating.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2017
    Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC
    Inventors: Carsten Weber, Jan Mehring, Kai Sebastian Kuhlbach, Urban Morawitz, Maik Broda, Clemens Maria Verpoort
  • Publication number: 20170211419
    Abstract: The internal combustion engine is provided which may include a cylinder head, a turbine, and a turbine housing. The turbine housing may include an exhaust gas passage, at least one coolant fluid passage, and a wall between the passages. The wall may have a first area (Aexhaust) disposed to absorb heat from an exhaust flow passing through the exhaust gas passage, and a second area (Acoolant) disposed to transfer heat from the wall to be absorbed by a coolant fluid flow passing through the at least one coolant fluid passage, wherein the following applies: Acoolant/Aexhaust?1.2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2017
    Publication date: July 27, 2017
    Inventors: Kai Sebastian Kuhlbach, Joachim Hansen, Ludwig Stump, Stefan Quiring, Jan Mehring, Carsten Weber