Patents by Inventor Christopher Mougeotte

Christopher Mougeotte 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: 9024238
    Abstract: A ground surface reconnaissance projectile includes a tube-launched 60 mm inert mortar round, which remotely relays reconnaissance and surveillance data back to an operator, after it has landed and uprighted itself. The types of collected data include for example, visual imagery of the target area in 360 degrees, acoustic target tracking and voice recognition, infra-red motion detection, and magnetic field disturbance sensing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2015
    Assignee: The United States of America as Represented by the Secretary of the Army
    Inventors: Pavol Stofko, Pasquale Carlucci, Mark Mellini, Christopher Mougeotte
  • Patent number: 8678655
    Abstract: A bearing assembly for a first part that rotates with respect to a second part may include a slewing bearing having an axis of rotation and inner and outer races concentric with the axis of rotation. The inner race may be fixed to the first part and the outer race may be fixed to the second part. An inner, annular catch ring may be fixed to and adjacent to a lower surface of the inner race. An outer, annular catch ring may be fixed to and interposed between a lower surface of the outer race and the second part. A portion of the outer catch ring may be disposed below and adjacent to the lower surface of the inner race.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 11, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2014
    Assignee: The United States of America as Represented by the Secretary of the Army
    Inventors: Christopher Mougeotte, David Geissler, Michael Hollis, Nicholas Stolten, Justin John, Chris Cammack, Thomas J. Kiel