Patents by Inventor James Young

James Young 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: 11122901
    Abstract: A chair support shell has an integral back portion, seat portion, and joining portion between the back portion and the seat portion. At least a major portion of the support shell comprises a compliant structure, the compliant structure having a plurality of cells interconnected by a plurality of resilient members. The compliant structure provides compliance in the seat portion, compliance in the back portion, and compliance in the joining portion. The compliant structure enables recline of the back portion relative to the seat portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: Formway Furniture Limited
    Inventors: Kent Wallace Parker, Martyn Walter Goodwin Collings, Wayne Douglas O'Hara, Aaron Michael Young, Paul James Stevenson, Gavin James Bateman, Kai Xi Lin
  • Publication number: 20210285162
    Abstract: Articles, for example multi-ply fibrous structure-containing articles such as multi-ply sanitary tissue products, containing two or more fibrous structure plies, and more particularly to multi-ply articles containing two or more fibrous structure plies having a plurality of fibrous elements wherein the articles exhibit improved bulk and absorbent properties compared to known articles and methods for making same, are provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2021
    Publication date: September 16, 2021
    Inventors: Steven Lee Barnholtz, Christopher Michael Young, Timothy James Klawitter, James Roy Denbow, Michael Gomer Stelljes, Michael Donald Suer, Jeffrey Glen Sheehan, Paul Dennis Trokhan, Kathryn Christian Kien
  • Patent number: 11122344
    Abstract: An example method comprises receiving, at a first digital device, video data, scanning video content of the video data for visual transitions within the video content between consecutive frames of the video data, each transition indicating significant visual transitions relative to other frames of the video data, timestamping each visual transition and create a first set of temporal video fingerprints, identifying items of metadata to be associated with the video data, identifying a location within the video data using the temporal video fingerprints for the identified items of metadata, generating a metadata index identifying each item of metadata and a location for each item of metadata relative to the video data using at least one of the temporal video fingerprints, and transmitting, at the first digital device, the video data, the first set of temporal video fingerprints, and the metadata index to a different digital device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: LTN GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.
    Inventors: Alan David Young, Dimitri Felixovich Tarassenko, Roger James Franklin, Malik Khan
  • Patent number: 11116371
    Abstract: A cleaning device is removably attachable to a replacement head. The replacement head includes pad that is attached to the lower side of an attachment member and is in contact with the floor during cleaning. The cleaning device is removably attached to the attachment member of the replacement head by lowering the cleaning device body downward vertically onto the replacement head until a mechanical connection is achieved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 9, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: SharkNinja Operating LLC
    Inventors: Richard Mathias, Michael James Douglas, Yu Ri Young Kim
  • Publication number: 20210277606
    Abstract: Articles, such as sanitary tissue products, including fibrous structures, and more particularly articles including fibrous structures having a plurality of fibrous elements wherein the article exhibits differential cellulose content throughout the thickness of the article and methods for making same are provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 25, 2021
    Publication date: September 9, 2021
    Inventors: Christopher Michael Young, Michael Gomer Stelljes, Michael Donald Suer, Timothy James Klawitter, Steven Lee Barnholtz, Jeffrey Glen Sheehan, Paul Dennis Trokhan, James Roy Denbow
  • Patent number: 11110044
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method of treating acne by the topical administration of an acne active ingredient in the presence of a) an anhydrous composition comprising a component that in the presence of water generates heat, and b) water. The invention also relates to an acne treatment kit comprising a first composition which is anhydrous and comprises a component that in the presence of water generates heat on the skin to which it is applied and a second composition which comprises an aqueous carrier, at least one of said compositions comprising an acne active ingredient, said compositions being stored in isolation from each other and being capable of generating heat when they are combined.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: RECKITT & COLMAN (OVERSEAS) HEALTH LIMITED
    Inventors: Rebecca Horne, Diane Kelly, Laurent Kirchhoffer, Richard Koontz, James Young
  • Patent number: 11098233
    Abstract: Various embodiments of the present disclosure provide methods of making wellbore fluids with enhanced electrical conductivities. In some embodiments, such methods comprise: (1) pre-treating a carbon material with an acid; and (2) adding the carbon material to the wellbore fluid. Further embodiments of the present disclosure pertain to wellbore fluids formed by the methods of the present disclosure. Additional embodiments of the present disclosure pertain to methods for logging a subterranean well by utilizing the aforementioned wellbore fluids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 24, 2021
    Assignees: WILLIAM MARSH RICE UNIVERSITY, M-I L.L.C.
    Inventors: James M. Tour, Gabriel Ceriotti, Alexander Slesarev, Ruquan Ye, Katherine Price-Hoelscher, Cara Bovet, Jim Friedheim, Steve Young
  • Patent number: 11093726
    Abstract: According to a first aspect of the present invention, there is provided a method of determining a unique identifier for a security element, the method comprising: optically reading the security element, the security element comprising a number of emitters that are each capable of exhibiting a different emission response to excitation of the number of emitters; the reading comprising determining data indicative of an optical property of the security element using first emission electromagnetic radiation, emitted in response to first excitation of the number of emitters, and determining data indicative of an optical property of the security element using second emission electromagnetic radiation, emitted in response to second, different, excitation of the number of emitters; and the unique identifier being determined from a map of a variation in determined data indicative of an optical property with respect to the excitation of the number of emitters.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTUM BASE LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert James Young, Utz Alfred Fritz Roedig
  • Publication number: 20210241595
    Abstract: One or more non-transitory computer-readable storage media having instructions stored thereon that, when executed by one or more processors, cause the one or more processors to implement a software defined alarm control unit (SDACU) to augment an existing fire panel, the SDACU configured to receive, from one or more sensors distributed within a building via the existing fire panel, a fire detection signal, generate, based on the fire detection signal, an operating command for one or more fire response devices associated with the building, and generate a graphical representation of the building, the graphical representation including a status of at least one of the one or more fire response devices.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 3, 2021
    Publication date: August 5, 2021
    Applicant: Johnson Controls Technology Company
    Inventors: James Young, Sudhi R. Sinha
  • Patent number: 11065841
    Abstract: A method for producing an asphaltic sheet, the method comprising of providing an asphaltic sheet; and applying expandable graphite particles to the asphaltic sheet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2021
    Assignee: Firestone Building Products Company, LLC
    Inventors: Wensheng Zhou, Donald Kirk, James Young, Robert Anderson, Joseph Standeford, Lance Black
  • Patent number: 11058820
    Abstract: There is provided drug delivery devices comprising a drug container assembly with a needle and automatic needle insertion and drug delivery mechanisms. Aspects of the devices described include a noise-generation mechanism to indicate the completion of drug delivery, a mechanism for triggering drug delivery following needle insertion, front-end activation of the device and a safety mechanism for covering the needle after use and methods of assembly of the devices.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 13, 2021
    Assignee: OVAL MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED
    Inventors: Valerio Lelio Cereda, Ralph George Lamble, Jonathan Lawson, Michael Charles Savill, Susanna Elizabeth McRobert White, Martyn James Young, Matthew Egerton Young
  • Patent number: 11061647
    Abstract: A device for generating a nondeterministic response to a challenge, the device comprising: a structure that exhibits a nondeterministic electrical output response to an electrical input, the device being arranged to facilitate a challenge of the structure to generate the nondeterministic response, by facilitating an electrical measurement of an output of the structure, the nondeterministic response being derivable from that measurement.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 13, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTUM BASE LIMITED
    Inventors: Ramon Bernardo Gavito, Robert James Young
  • Patent number: 11039986
    Abstract: Chronotherapeutic dosing can include receiving, using a processor, sensor data from a sensor for a user, wherein the sensor data is collected subsequent to the user starting a regimen for a medication, determining, using the processor, a biological marker from the sensor data, wherein the biological marker is correlated with the medication, and comparing, using the processor, the biological marker with an expected state of the biological marker based upon a dose time of the medication. Chronotherapeutic dosing can also include providing, using the processor, a notification indicating a result of the comparing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 22, 2021
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jawahar Jain, Cody Wortham, James Young, Sajid Sadi, Pranav Mistry
  • Publication number: 20210173969
    Abstract: A method for updating a digital twin of a building, comprising receiving measurements from a plurality of sensors of a portable device at a location within the building, the measurements comprising values of a plurality of environmental conditions at the location of the portable device within the building at a first time; generating a point in the digital twin of the building, the point having virtual coordinates that correspond to the location of the portable device within the building; and training one or more models configured to generate the digital twin of the building based on the received measurements and the point in the digital twin of the building.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 3, 2020
    Publication date: June 10, 2021
    Applicant: Johnson Controls Technology Company
    Inventors: Nelson Abbey, Jeremiah Cahill, Juan Miguel Marino Camarasa, Adrian Collins, Ian Hennessy, Matthew Leach, Roisin O'Brien, Eleanor Alice O'Leary, Shane O'Sullivan, James Young
  • Patent number: 11023723
    Abstract: According to a first aspect of the present invention, there is provided a method of determining a unique identifier for a security element, the method comprising: optically reading the security element via a configurable optical filter system, a readable optical transmission property of the filter system varying with respect to a configuration of the filter system; the reading comprising determining data indicative of an optical property of the security element at a first configuration of the filter system, and determining data indicative of an optical property of the security element at a second, different, configuration of the filter system; and the unique identifier being determined from a map of the variation in determined data indicative of an optical property with respect to the configuration of the filter system, wherein the reading is undertaken for multiple locations across the security element at the or each configuration of the filter system, such that the map is a map of the variation in determine
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 1, 2021
    Assignee: QUANTUM BASE LIMITED
    Inventors: Jonathan David Roberts, Robert James Young
  • Patent number: 11002616
    Abstract: A cloud-based system for monitoring food storage/processing comprising at least one fixed sensor to collect fixed location environment data; at least one handheld sensor to collect mobile location environment data; and a remote monitoring and reporting system to collect the fixed and remote location environment data and to audit the collected data. A portable device comprises a processor configured to: receive the mobile location environment data; and transmit an auditable version of the received mobile location environment data to the remote system. A hub device comprising a processor configured to: receive the fixed location environment data; and transmit an auditable version of the fixed location environment data. The monitoring and reporting system is configured to determine whether the version of the environment data indicates that the monitored environment is operating within the bounds of a model defining correct operation of a food process and to output an alert if necessary.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Inventors: Martin Kirk Jackson, Paul James Young, Michael Thomas Cimelli, Martin James Nash, Brian Noel Reid
  • Publication number: 20210116690
    Abstract: The technology disclosed relates to structured illumination microscopy (SIM). In particular, the technology disclosed relates to capturing and processing, in real time, numerous image tiles across a large image plane, dividing them into subtiles, efficiently processing the subtiles, and producing enhanced resolution images from the subtiles. The enhanced resolution images can be combined into enhanced images and can be used in subsequent analysis steps.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2020
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Applicant: Illumina, Inc.
    Inventors: Bo LU, Robert Ezra LANGLOIS, Andrew James YOUNG, Andrew Dodge HEIBERG
  • Publication number: 20210118110
    Abstract: The technology disclosed relates to structured illumination microscopy (SIM). In particular, the technology disclosed relates to capturing and processing, in real time, numerous image tiles across a large image plane, dividing them into subtiles, efficiently processing the subtiles, and producing enhanced resolution images from the subtiles. The enhanced resolution images can be combined into enhanced images and can be used in subsequent analysis steps. The technology disclosed includes logic to reduce computing resources required to produce an enhanced resolution image from structured illumination of a target. A method is described for producing an enhanced resolution image from images of a target captured under structured illumination. This method applies one or more transformations to non-redundant data and then recovers redundant data from the non-redundant data after the transformations.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2020
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Applicant: Illumina, Inc.
    Inventors: Robert Ezra LANGLOIS, Andrew James YOUNG, Andrew Dodge HEIBERG, Bo LU
  • Patent number: 10973423
    Abstract: Processing PPG data using a device can include determining a quality estimate for a segment of PPG data and, in response to determining that the quality estimate exceeds a quality threshold, filtering the segment of the PPG data based upon an estimate of periodicity of the segment of the PPG data. A health marker can be determined for the segment of PPG data. The health marker can be validated based upon a prior determination of the health marker from PPG data. In response to the validation, the health marker can be output.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2021
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jawahar Jain, James Young, Cody Wortham, Sajid Sadi, Pranav Mistry
  • Publication number: 20210104112
    Abstract: According to a first aspect of the invention, there is provided a method of deriving information from an optically readable security element, comprising: optically reading the optically readable security element, the optically readable security element comprising at least one optically readable structure, optically readable in response to excitation of the optically readable structure; the reading comprising determining data indicative of an optical property of the optically readable security element using first emission electromagnetic radiation, emitted in response to excitation of the optically readable structure; the deriving information further comprising using the determined data indicative of an optical property, in combination with a temporal excitation-emission relationship related to the optically readable structure, to derive the information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2020
    Publication date: April 8, 2021
    Inventors: David Ian Howarth, Robert James Young, Nema Mohamed Safwat Ibrahim Abdelazim