Patents by Inventor Gerhard Wagner

Gerhard Wagner 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: 11512358
    Abstract: An orifice-type quenching nozzle for an induction hardening system includes a body having a plurality of nozzle orifices configured to apply a quenching fluid onto a to-be-quenched workpiece. The nozzle orifices are arranged on at least one surface of the body in rows and in columns, and the plurality of nozzle orifices are positioned such that each nozzle orifice is located a same distance from each directly adjacent nozzle orifice.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2020
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2022
    Assignee: AKTIEBOLAGET SKF
    Inventors: Roland Schiesser, Martina Sticht, Gerhard Wagner
  • Patent number: 11430291
    Abstract: A method of displaying player information in a casino using alternate reality includes generating a live video signal of a gaming environment using a camera on an electronic device; determining an identity of a player who is visible in the live video signal; retrieving information about the player from a database of registered players in response to the determined player identity; and displaying information about the player to a user of the electronic device so that the information appears to the user to be adjacent or on the player.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 30, 2022
    Assignee: IGT
    Inventors: Michael Russ, Stefan Keilwert, Lukas Angermayer, Klaus Achmüller, Dieter Goriup, Elisabeth Kiss, Caprice Mitterhöfer, Martin Lasser, Stefan Koller, Gerhard Pichler, Julia-Ines Lerchbaumer, Petra Wagner
  • Publication number: 20220080028
    Abstract: This invention provides for a network of cell-derived microfilaments. Also provided are methods of producing a network of microfilaments via culturing cells in a matrix support and cell culture medium wherein the cells proliferate and form aggregated cell masses, which produce microfilaments external to and surrounding the cell masses, and wherein the extracellular microfilaments connect and form a continuous extracellular microfilament network, and methods for treating a medical condition as well as facilitating wound repair and tissue regeneration comprising applying the microfilament network to an area in need of treatment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 29, 2021
    Publication date: March 17, 2022
    Inventors: Tingfang Yi, Gerhard Wagner
  • Patent number: 11185568
    Abstract: This invention provides for a network of cell-derived microfilaments. Also provided are methods of producing a network of microfilaments via culturing cells in a matrix support and cell culture medium wherein the cells proliferate and form aggregated cell masses, which produce microfilaments external to and surrounding the cell masses, and wherein the extracellular microfilaments connect and form a continuous extracellular microfilament network, and methods for treating a medical condition as well as facilitating wound repair and tissue regeneration comprising applying the microfilament network to an area in need of treatment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 30, 2021
    Assignee: President and Fellows of Harvard College
    Inventors: Tingfang Yi, Gerhard Wagner
  • Patent number: 11162069
    Abstract: This invention provides for methods and compositions for generation of cytocapsulae and cytocapsular tubes in a 3D matrix.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 2, 2021
    Assignee: Cellmig Biolabs Inc.
    Inventors: Tingfang Yi, Gerhard Wagner
  • Patent number: 11136291
    Abstract: Provided herein are compounds (e.g., compounds of Formulae (I), (II), and (III)) which are anti-fungal agents and can be used in the treatment of diseases, including infectious diseases. The invention provides methods of treating diseases in a subject (e.g., infectious diseases such as fungal infections), and methods of killing or inhibiting the growth of fungi in or on a subject or biological sample. The compounds may be used in subjects, in clinical settings, or in agricultural settings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2021
    Assignees: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Inc., Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, The General Hospital Corporation, President and Fellows of Harvard College
    Inventors: Sara Jean Buhrlage, Anders Näär, Gerhard Wagner, Haribabu Arthanari, Joy Luz Nishikawa, Andras Pal Boeszoermenyi, Dominique Sanglard
  • Patent number: 11053301
    Abstract: Described herein are methods and compositions relating to nanodiscs, e.g., phospholipid bilayers with a proteinaceous belt or border. Further provided herein are loopable membrane scaffold proteins, e.g., for forming nanodiscs.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2021
    Assignee: PRESIDENT AND FELLOWS OF HARVARD COLLEGE
    Inventors: Gerhard Wagner, Mahmoud Nasr
  • Patent number: 11053979
    Abstract: A bearing ring for a rolling-element bearing or plain bearing has at least one first region that is inductively hardened or is configured to be inductively hardened and at least one second region that is not inductively hardened and is not intended to be inductively hardened, and the at least one second region includes at least one stress-relief recess and/or at least one stress-relief projection.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2021
    Assignee: AKTIEBOLAGET SKF
    Inventors: Martina Sticht, Fred Menig, Juergen Reichert, Jesko-Henning Tanke, Gerhard Wagner, Michael Wendel
  • Publication number: 20210147351
    Abstract: Provided herein are compounds (e.g., compounds of Formulae (I), (II), and (III)) which are anti-fungal agents and can be used in the treatment of diseases, including infectious diseases. The invention provides methods of treating diseases in a subject (e.g., infectious diseases such as fungal infections), and methods of killing or inhibiting the growth of fungi in or on a subject or biological sample. The compounds may be used in subjects, in clinical settings, or in agricultural settings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 17, 2017
    Publication date: May 20, 2021
    Applicants: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Inc., Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, President and Fellows of Harvard College, The General Hospital Corporation
    Inventors: Sara Jean Buhrlage, Anders Näär, Gerhard Wagner, Haribabu Arthanari, Joy Luz Nishikawa, Andras Pal Boeszoermenyi, Dominique Sanglard
  • Publication number: 20200308663
    Abstract: An orifice-type quenching nozzle for an induction hardening system includes a body having a plurality of nozzle orifices configured to apply a quenching fluid onto a to-be-quenched workpiece. The nozzle orifices are arranged on at least one surface of the body in rows and in columns, and the plurality of nozzle orifices are positioned such that each nozzle orifice is located a same distance from each directly adjacent nozzle orifice.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 9, 2020
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Inventors: Roland Schiesser, Martina Sticht, Gerhard Wagner
  • Patent number: 10697037
    Abstract: An inductor for an induction hardening system includes a heating element for heating a heating zone of a workpiece, and the heating element includes a first induction coil and a second induction coil and a gas escape device disposed between the first induction coil and the second induction coil. The gas escape device is configured to substantially prevent a liquid from a quenching device from reaching the heating zone while the heating zone is being heated by the first and second inductors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: AKTIEBOLAGET SKF
    Inventor: Gerhard Wagner
  • Publication number: 20200188475
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to reagents (antigenic and/or immunogenic reagents) and kits that are useful in a variety of in vitro, in vivo, and ex vivo methods including, e.g., methods for inducing an immune response, or for generating an antibody, in a subject. The reagents described herein can be used in the treatment or prevention of HIV-1 infections. In addition, the disclosure provides methods and compositions useful for designing (or identifying) an agent that binds to an membrane proximal external region (MPER) of an HIV-1 gp160 polypeptide or an agent that inhibits the fusion of an HIV-1 particle to a cell.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2019
    Publication date: June 18, 2020
    Inventors: Ellis L. Reinherz, Kyoung Joon Oh, Mikyung Kim, Gerhard Wagner, Zhen-Yu J Sun, Darrell J. Irvine, Anna Bershteyn
  • Publication number: 20200140381
    Abstract: Provided herein are compounds (e.g., compounds of Formulae (I), (II), and (III)) which are anti-fungal agents and can be used in the treatment of diseases, including infectious diseases. The invention provides methods of treating diseases in a subject (e.g., infectious diseases such as fungal infections), and methods of killing or inhibiting the growth of fungi in or on a subject or biological sample. The compounds may be used in subjects, in clinical settings, or in agricultural settings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 17, 2017
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Applicants: Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Inc., Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, President and Fellows of Harvard College, The General Hospital Corporation
    Inventors: Sara Jean Buhrlage, Anders Näär, Gerhard Wagner, Haribabu Arthanari, Joy Luz Nishikawa, Andras Pal Boeszoermenyi, Dominique Sanglard
  • Publication number: 20200138904
    Abstract: This invention provides for a network of cell-derived microfilaments. Also provided are methods of producing a network of microfilaments via culturing cells in a matrix support and cell culture medium wherein the cells proliferate and form aggregated cell masses, which produce microfilaments external to and surrounding the cell masses, and wherein the extracellular microfilaments connect and form a continuous extracellular microfilament network, and methods for treating a medical condition as well as facilitating wound repair and tissue regeneration comprising applying the microfilament network to an area in need of treatment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2018
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Inventors: Tingfang Yi, Gerhard Wagner
  • Patent number: 10619671
    Abstract: A rolling-element bearing cage includes a first side ring and a second side ring connected to the first side ring by a plurality of bridges defining a plurality of pockets configured to receive a rolling-element. The first side ring includes a joint at which the first side ring is configured to be opened to increase a diameter of the first side ring, and the first side ring and the second side ring and the plurality of bridges are made of steel and an outer diameter of the second side ring is greater than 500 mm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: AKTIEBOLAGET SKF
    Inventors: Berthold Beyfuss, Hans-Juergen Friedrich, Sabine Hofmann, Holger Kristandt, Alfred Radina, Jonas Schierling, Gerhard Wagner
  • Patent number: 10598224
    Abstract: A bearing cage segment for a rolling-element bearing includes at least one sliding surface on which a surface of at least one rolling element of the rolling-element bearing is rotatable, a first support element, such as an axial projection on an axial side of the cage segment having a radially open radially facing channel, at a first radial position for supporting a first band section of a band clamp during an assembling of the rolling-element bearing, and at least one second support element at a second radial position different from the first radial position for supporting a second band section of the band clamp.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2020
    Inventors: Hans-Juergen Friedrich, Alfred Radina, Juergen Reichert, Gerhard Wagner
  • Publication number: 20200040944
    Abstract: A bearing ring for a rolling-element bearing or plain bearing has at least one first region that is inductively hardened or is configured to be inductively hardened and at least one second region that is not inductively hardened and is not intended to be inductively hardened, and the at least one second region includes at least one stress-relief recess and/or at least one stress-relief projection.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 11, 2019
    Publication date: February 6, 2020
    Inventors: Martina Sticht, Fred Menig, Juergen Reichert, Jesko-Henning Tanke, Gerhard Wagner, Michael Wendel
  • Patent number: 10463061
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compositions containing (fat-soluble) active ingredients and/or colorants in a matrix based on modified plant gums, i.e. plant gums that have been submitted to hydrolysis to degrade either the protein portion and/or where appropriate, the polysaccharide, and to a process for preparing these compositions as well as to modified plant gums, whose protein part is hydrolyzed up to a degree of about 30%, preferably to a degree of from about 0.05 to about 30%, and/or whose polysaccharide part is hydrolyzed up to a degree of about 50%, a process for the manufacture thereof and such modified plant gums themselves. The present invention further relates to the use of the compositions of this invention for the enrichment, fortification and/or for the coloration of food, beverages, animal feed, cosmetics and pharmaceutical compositions and to such food, beverages, animal feed, cosmetics and pharmaceutical compositions themselves.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 18, 2005
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
    Inventors: Markus Beck, Bruno H. Leuenberger, Christina Rebernig-Staiger, Christian Schaefer, Gerhard Wagner
  • Publication number: 20190249135
    Abstract: This invention provides for methods and compositions for generation of cytocapsulae and cytocapsular tubes in a 3D matrix.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 22, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Inventors: Tingfang Yi, Gerhard Wagner
  • Publication number: 20190233501
    Abstract: Described herein are methods and compositions relating to nanodiscs, e.g., phospholipid bilayers with a proteinaceous belt or border. Further provided herein are loopable membrane scaffold proteins, e.g., for forming nanodiscs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2017
    Publication date: August 1, 2019
    Applicant: PRESIDENT AND FELLOWS OF HARVARD COLLEGE
    Inventors: Gerhard WAGNER, Mahmoud NASR