Patents by Inventor David Lloyd

David Lloyd 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).

  • Publication number: 20240149670
    Abstract: A system receives a vehicle transport instruction for transporting a vehicle. The system instructs display of an indicator related to the transport instruction, using a first vehicle output. Further, the system determines whether a vehicle is in a state designated for alert notification based on at least a transportation error detected by the vehicle and changes at least one of the first vehicle output or a second vehicle output to indicate the transportation error responsive to detection of the transportation error by the vehicle.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2022
    Publication date: May 9, 2024
    Inventors: David Lloyd Nutt, Douglas Smith, Vijay Malik, Richard Moore, Harshavardhan Chitta, Claudia Gonzalez, Bethany Toups
  • Patent number: 11901553
    Abstract: The invention is directed towards a battery. The battery includes a cathode, an anode, a separator between the cathode and the anode, and an electrolyte. The cathode includes a conductive additive and an electrochemically active cathode material. The electrochemically active cathode material includes a beta-delithiated layered nickel oxide. The beta-delithiated layered nickel oxide has a chemical formula. The chemical formula is LixAyNi1+a?zMzO2·nH2O where x is from about 0.02 to about 0.20; y is from about 0.03 to about 0.20; a is from about 0 to about 0.2; z is from about 0 to about 0.2; and n is from about 0 to about 1. Within the chemical formula, A is an alkali metal. The alkali metal includes potassium, rubidium, cesium, and any combination thereof. Within the chemical formula, M comprises an alkaline earth metal, a transition metal, a non-transition metal, and any combination thereof. The anode includes an electrochemically active anode material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2022
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2024
    Assignee: DURACELL U.S. OPERATIONS, INC.
    Inventors: David Lloyd Anglin, Jennifer Anne Nelson, Paul Albert Christian, Thomas C. Richards
  • Patent number: 11873308
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a novel chemical compound for use in the treatment of cancer, to compositions containing said compound, methods of manufacture and combinations with other therapeutic agents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2024
    Assignee: Tapestry Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: James D. McChesney, Gilles H. Tapolsky, David Lloyd Emerson, John Marshall, Michael Kurman, Manuel R. Modiano
  • Publication number: 20230395790
    Abstract: An anode composition, an alkali battery, a method of making a battery anode, and a method of making a battery, wherein the anode comprises a zinc or zinc alloy and a surfactant of formula (I): wherein R1 is selected from aryl and C1-C12 alkyl; x is an integer from 2 to 30; n is an integer from 2 to 6; and y is 1 or 2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2023
    Publication date: December 7, 2023
    Applicant: DURACELL U.S. OPERATIONS, INC.
    Inventor: David Lloyd Anglin
  • Publication number: 20230340057
    Abstract: The invention relates to parathyroid hormone (PTH) variants and pharmaceutical compositions comprising same. The invention further relates to PTH compositions with improved serum half-life and peak-trough ratios, and methods of controlling serum calcium levels with the PTH variants and compositions of the invention. The invention further relates to methods of treating hypoparathyroidism and/or hypocalcemia due to hypoparathyroidism with the PTH variants and compositions of the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2023
    Publication date: October 26, 2023
    Applicant: TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY LIMITED
    Inventors: Clark PAN, Angela NORTON, Kevin HOLMES, David LLOYD, Bryan GOODWIN, Rongxin SHI, Sujit JAIN, Chuan SHEN
  • Patent number: 11799082
    Abstract: The invention is directed towards an electrochemically active cathode material. The electrochemically active cathode includes beta-delithiated layered nickel oxide and an electrochemically active cathode material selected from the group consisting of manganese oxide, manganese dioxide, electrolytic manganese dioxide (EMD), chemical manganese dioxide (CMD), high power electrolytic manganese dioxide (HP EMD), lambda manganese dioxide, gamma manganese dioxide, beta manganese dioxide, and mixtures thereof. The beta-delithiated layered nickel oxide has an X-ray diffraction pattern. The X-ray diffraction pattern of the beta-delithiated layered nickel oxide includes a first peak from about 14.9°2? to about 16.0°2?; a second peak from about 21.3°2? to about 22.7°2?; a third peak from about 37.1°2? to about 37.4°2?; a fourth peak from about 43.2°2? to about 44.0°2?; a fifth peak from about 59.6°2? to about 60.6°2?; and a sixth peak from about 65.4°2? to about 65.9°2?.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2023
    Assignee: DURACELL U.S. OPERATIONS, INC.
    Inventors: Jennifer A. Nelson, David Lloyd Anglin, Mariarosa Brundu, Paul Albert Christian, Thomas C. Richards
  • Patent number: 11757128
    Abstract: Components and structures for a rechargeable electrochemical cell and an electrochemical cell having an S02 solvent based electrolyte comprising any of said components and structures are provided. The cathode (2) may comprise one or more elemental transition metals and/or one or more partially oxidized transition metals. The S02 solvent based electrolyte (3) may comprise halide-containing salt additive as an SEI-forming additive. The anode current collector (5) may comprise a carbon coated metal, an alloy of two or more metals or a carbon coated alloy of two or more metals. The electrochemical cell may comprise excess non-dissolved/solid alkali halides. The components, structures and cell may bay used in a device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 12, 2023
    Assignee: BROADBIT BATTERIES OY
    Inventors: Andras Kovacs, David Lloyd, David Paul Brown
  • Publication number: 20230214878
    Abstract: A system for providing advertisements with search results in response to a search query comprises a front end and an advertisement server. The front end is configured: to receive a search query; to send a first search request to a search server and sending a first advertisement request to an advertisement server, wherein the first search request includes the search query or information based on the search query, and wherein the first advertisement request includes the search query or information based on the search query and an indication that an advertisement response is not to be provided; to receive search results from the search server; and to send at least some of the search results to the advertisement server in a second advertisement request, wherein the second advertisement request includes an indication that an advertisement response is to be provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2023
    Publication date: July 6, 2023
    Inventors: Shivakumar Venkataraman, Srdjan Petrovic, Arnar Mar Hrafnkelsson, William Sands Robinson, Alan Wayne Blount, David Lloyd Jones, Tarun Kumar Jain
  • Publication number: 20230201445
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are several embodiments of a negative pressure system and methods of using the same in the treatment of wounds. Some embodiments are directed to a system that utilizes a wound dressing with at least three layers. These embodiments are directed toward improved distribution of negative pressure to a wound and periwound site surrounding the wound. Some embodiments are directed to a fixation strip for sealing a wound dressing to a wound and periwound site. The fixation strip can comprise multiple layers including an adhering layer, a wound sealing layer and at least one protective liner.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 1, 2021
    Publication date: June 29, 2023
    Inventors: Michael Earl, Danielle Susan Johnson, William Kelbie, David Lloyd, Samuel John Mortimer, Luke Michael Parry, Daniel Lee Steward, Rhianna Ward, Hannah Bailey Weedon
  • Publication number: 20230172532
    Abstract: A method of calculating in vivo force on an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) by measuring one or more biomechanical properties during a biomechanical screening task to obtain one or more biomechanical datum from the measured one or more biomechanical properties, and calculating a total load on an anterior cruciate ligament from an ACL force model using the one or more biomechanical datum as inputs to the ACL force model. The ACL force model is defined by FACL=FACLsag+FACLfront+FACLtrans+?jCTj, wherein FACL is the total force on the ACL, FACLsag is the force on the ACL in a sagittal plane, FACLfront is the force on the ACL in the frontal plane, FACLtrans is the force on the ACL in the transverse plane, and CTj is the ACL force interaction relationships among the sagittal-frontal (SF), sagittal-transverse (ST), and frontal-transverse (FT) planes, where j=SF, ST, FT.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2019
    Publication date: June 8, 2023
    Inventors: David Saxby, David Lloyd, Azadeh Nasseri, Hamid Khataee
  • Patent number: 11663020
    Abstract: A system includes a memory, a processor in communication with the memory, and a compiler. The compiler is configured to initialize at least one class for an application at compilation time, start a framework at compilation time, and serialize a framework container of the framework into a native image at compilation time. The processor is configured to run the native image to start the application.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 31, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2023
    Assignee: Red Hat, Inc.
    Inventors: Stuart Douglas, David Lloyd
  • Patent number: 11653794
    Abstract: A utensil holding device is disclosed. The device includes one or more removeable and adjustable arms, a continuous rod having a plurality of sections including a first section configured for insertion into the ground, a second section configured to abut the ground and provide support, and a third section configured to receive the one or more removeable and adjustable arms. The sections are preferably integrally connected and formed of a continuous rod having a plurality of bends. Certain embodiments of the one or more removeable and adjustable arms are formed of a disc-shaped end and an elongated rod. The disc-shaped end is a partially folded disc in some embodiments.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2021
    Date of Patent: May 23, 2023
    Assignee: DAPL LLC
    Inventor: David Lloyd Plont
  • Publication number: 20230154418
    Abstract: A method and apparatus therefor comprises: receiving an image data and a power metadata, wherein the power metadata includes information relating to a power consumption or an expected power consumption; determining, based on the power metadata, an amount and a duration of a drive modification that may be performed by a target display in response to the power consumption or the expected power consumption; and performing a power management of the target display based on the power metadata to modify a driving of at least one light-emitting element associated with the target display relative to a manufacturer-determined threshold, based on a result of the determining, wherein the power metadata includes at least one of a temporal luminance energy metadata, a spatial luminance energy metadata, a spatial temporal fluctuation metadata, or combinations thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 1, 2021
    Publication date: May 18, 2023
    Applicant: DOLBY LABORATORIES LICENSING CORPORATION
    Inventors: Timo Daniel Kunkel, Phillip John Warren, David Lloyd Schnuelle
  • Publication number: 20230089073
    Abstract: Provided herein are GLP-1 receptor modulator compounds, pharmaceutical compositions, methods of their preparation, and methods of their use in treatment, and/or diagnosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2022
    Publication date: March 23, 2023
    Inventors: Xiaohui DU, Ray Fucini, Xu Ran, Chien-Hung Yeh, Xiang Zhou, Rui Gao, Joon Won Jeong, Li Liu, Subas Man Sakya, Xiaofang Wang, Hiroyuki Kawai, Craig Lee, David Lloyd, Stig Hansen
  • Patent number: 11591644
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods for the detection of nucleic acids of defined sequence and kits for use in said methods. The methods employ nicking agent(s), polymerase and oligonucleotide probes to produce probe fragments in the presence of a target nucleic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 28, 2023
    Assignee: Sense Biodetection Limited
    Inventors: Henry John Lamble, David Lloyd, Christopher Egan
  • Publication number: 20230059514
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to kits and methods for detecting and discriminating the target pathogens Influenza A Virus and Influenza B Virus and optionally Respiratory Syncytial Virus in a sample and to devices containing said kits and for use in said methods. The invention employs restriction enzymes, polymerase and oligonucleotide primers to produce, in the presence of a target pathogen, an amplification product which is contacted with oligonucleotide probes to produce a detector species.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 25, 2021
    Publication date: February 23, 2023
    Applicant: Sense Biodetection Limited
    Inventors: Henry John LAMBLE, David LLOYD
  • Publication number: 20230042902
    Abstract: A utensil holding device is disclosed. The device includes one or more removeable and adjustable arms, a continuous rod having a plurality of sections including a first section configured for insertion into the ground, a second section configured to abut the ground and provide support, and a third section configured to receive the one or more removeable and adjustable arms. The sections are preferably integrally connected and formed of a continuous rod having a plurality of bends. Certain embodiments of the one or more removeable and adjustable arms are formed of a disc-shaped end and an elongated rod. The disc-shaped end is a partially folded disc in some embodiments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 7, 2021
    Publication date: February 9, 2023
    Applicant: DAPL LLC
    Inventor: David Lloyd Plont
  • Publication number: 20220356648
    Abstract: A method of making a market pulp can include separating a slurry comprising a plurality of pulp fibers into at least first and second pulp feeds. The first pulp feed can be refined at least by, for each of one or more mechanical refiners, introducing the first pulp feed between two refining elements of the refiner and rotating at least one of the refining elements, each of the refining elements comprising a plurality of bars and a plurality of grooves, where a width of each of the bars is less than or equal to 1.3 mm and a width of each of the grooves is less than or equal to 2.5 mm. The refiner(s) can consume at least 300 kWh per ton of fiber. The refined first pulp feed and second pulp feed, which is not refined, can be combined to produce a third pulp feed that can be dried.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2020
    Publication date: November 10, 2022
    Inventors: Harshad Pande, Bruno Marcoccia, Gwen Johnston, David Lloyd, Bradley Langford
  • Publication number: 20220333312
    Abstract: Paper products can comprise a first plurality of fibers that are hardwood fibers and a second plurality of fibers that include softwood fibers and surface enhanced pulp fibers (SEPF). The paper product can include one or more first fiber layers that comprise the first fibers, at least one of the first fiber layer(s) defining one of opposing upper and lower surfaces of the paper product, and one or more second fiber layers that comprise the second fibers. When a tissue, by weight, between 50% and 80% of the tissue's fibers can be the first fibers and at least 20% of the tissue's fibers can be the second fibers. The tissue's basis weight can be less than or equal to 21 gsm per ply.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2020
    Publication date: October 20, 2022
    Inventors: Bradley Langford, David Lloyd, Brian Ranson, Gwen Johnston, Dale Kavalew
  • Publication number: 20220333314
    Abstract: A method of making a paper product can comprise making one or more sheets at least by, for each of the sheet(s), forming a web from one or more furnishes that comprise fibers dispersed in water. The fibers of the furnish(es) can comprise a plurality of first fibers that are hardwood fibers and a plurality of second fibers that include softwood fibers and surface enhanced pulp fibers (SEPF), the SEPF having a length weighted average fiber length of at least 0.20 mm. The method can comprise at least partially dewatering the web to form the sheet. The sheet(s) can be laminated and/or embossed such that a total dry tensile strength of the paper product is less than or equal to 90% of the sum of the total dry tensile strength(s) of the sheet(s).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2020
    Publication date: October 20, 2022
    Inventors: Bradley Langford, David Lloyd, Brian Ranson, Gwen Johnston, Dale Kavalew