Patents by Inventor Elaine Marzluff

Elaine Marzluff 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: 5921678
    Abstract: A micromachined, high Reynolds number, sub-millisecond liquid mixer for the study of chemical reaction kinetics. This bulk micromachined silicon mixer is capable of initiating and quenching chemical reactions in intervals as short as 100 .mu.s. The mixer chip contains two tee mixers connected by one channel which serves as a reaction chamber. Each tee mixer consists of opposing channels where liquids meet head-on and exit into a third channel forming the base of a "T".
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 1998
    Date of Patent: July 13, 1999
    Assignee: California Institute of Technology
    Inventors: Amish Desai, Xing Yang, Yu-Chong Tai, Elaine Marzluff, Dirk Bockenkamp, Stephen Mayo