Patents by Inventor Erin Reim

Erin Reim 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: 10766044
    Abstract: A reductant impingement device includes a proximal end having an impingement pin with a convex surface; and a distal end having a body concentric with a longitudinal axis of the impingement pin. The distal end includes a first surface and a second surface opposite the first surface. A plurality of inner channels connects the first surface and the second surface, and a plurality of outer channels connects the first surface and the second surface, where the plurality of inner channels are disposed in a circular array at a first radial distance from a longitudinal axis of the impingement pin, and the plurality of outer channels are disposed in a circular array at a second distance from the longitudinal axis of the impingement pin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: Caterpillar Inc.
    Inventors: Yong Yi, Samprati Vijay Shah, Ian Aguirre, Yung T. Bui, Arvind Jujare, Erin Reim, Anthony C. Rodman
  • Publication number: 20200156093
    Abstract: A reductant impingement device includes a proximal end having an impingement pin with a convex surface; and a distal end having a body concentric with a longitudinal axis of the impingement pin. The distal end includes a first surface and a second surface opposite the first surface. A plurality of inner channels connects the first surface and the second surface, and a plurality of outer channels connects the first surface and the second surface, where the plurality of inner channels are disposed in a circular array at a first radial distance from a longitudinal axis of the impingement pin, and the plurality of outer channels are disposed in a circular array at a second distance from the longitudinal axis of the impingement pin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2018
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicant: Caterpillar Inc.
    Inventors: Yong Yi, Samprati Vijay Shah, Ian Aguirre, Yung T. Bui, Arvind Jujare, Erin Reim, Anthony C. Rodman