Patents by Inventor Joseph Geringer

Joseph Geringer 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: 9178370
    Abstract: A coverage robot docking station includes a base having a robot receiving surface. The base defines a power receptacle for receiving a power supply. The base also defines a beacon receptacle for receiving a beacon. A side wall extends from the base, where the side wall and the receiving surface of the base define a robot holder. At least one charging contact is disposed on the robot receiving surface for charging a received robot.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2015
    Assignee: iRobot Corporation
    Inventors: Craig A. Henricksen, Joseph Geringer
  • Publication number: 20140184144
    Abstract: A coverage robot docking station includes a base having a robot receiving surface. The base defines a power receptacle for receiving a power supply. The base also defines a beacon receptacle for receiving a beacon. A side wall extends from the base, where the side wall and the receiving surface of the base define a robot holder. At least one charging contact is disposed on the robot receiving surface for charging a received robot.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2012
    Publication date: July 3, 2014
    Applicant: iRobot Corporation
    Inventors: Craig Henricksen, Joseph Geringer
  • Publication number: 20130176046
    Abstract: A system includes a transformer testing system that includes a mobile platform configured to couple to a vehicle and an impulse testing system coupled to the mobile platform. The impulse testing system includes an impulse generator tower disposed in a lowered position along the mobile platform during transport by the vehicle. The transformer testing system also includes a lift system coupled to the mobile platform. The lift system is configured to lift the impulse generator tower from the lowered position to a raised position. The impulse testing system is configured to perform an impulse test of a high voltage power transformer while the impulse generator tower is disposed in the raised position. The transformer testing system also includes a protective cover disposed on the mobile platform. The protective cover is configured to surround a region having the impulse testing system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 5, 2012
    Publication date: July 11, 2013
    Applicant: General Electric Company
    Inventors: Johnathan Christopher Brown, John Michael Engstrom, David Warren Deines, Chetan Raghu Aswathanarayana Polavaram, Christopher Michael Roche, Fred Faro Noto, Terry Joseph Geringer
  • Patent number: 7211057
    Abstract: The massage device has a housing, which includes a massage head integral with the housing. The massage head has a first massaging surface. A heating element, integral with the housing, is positioned sufficiently proximate to the first massaging surface to raise a temperature of the first massaging surface above ambient temperature. The massage device also includes a massage head cover formed to engage the massage head, said massage head cover comprising a second massaging surface and a freezable material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2004
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2007
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing
    Inventors: J. Neil Gleason, Joseph Geringer, Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Jay D. Newcomer, Charles J. Burout, Steven H. Schwartz, M. Rufus Woodward
  • Patent number: D529166
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2005
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventor: Joseph Geringer
  • Patent number: D531468
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 15, 2005
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Joseph Geringer, Kenneth David Harris, Jr.
  • Patent number: D531732
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2004
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Joseph Bean, Joseph Geringer, Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Steven H. Schwartz, M. Rufus Woodard, Timothy Trzepacz
  • Patent number: D531733
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2004
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Charles J. Burout, III, Joseph Geringer, J. Neil Gleason, Kenneth David Harris, Jr., Jay D. Newcomer, Steven H. Schwartz
  • Patent number: D532137
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2005
    Date of Patent: November 14, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Joseph Geringer
  • Patent number: D533082
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2005
    Date of Patent: December 5, 2006
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventor: Joseph Geringer
  • Patent number: D536467
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2005
    Date of Patent: February 6, 2007
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventor: Joseph Geringer
  • Patent number: D542530
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2005
    Date of Patent: May 15, 2007
    Assignee: Brookstone Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth David Harris, Joseph Geringer
  • Patent number: D544078
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2005
    Date of Patent: June 5, 2007
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventor: Joseph Geringer
  • Patent number: D555997
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2005
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2007
    Assignee: Brookstone Purchasing, Inc.
    Inventor: Joseph Geringer
  • Patent number: D586959
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2008
    Date of Patent: February 17, 2009
    Assignee: iRobot Corporation
    Inventors: Joseph Geringer, Stephen Hickey, Thomas Swyst
  • Patent number: D659311
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 8, 2012
    Assignee: iRobot Corporation
    Inventors: Joseph Geringer, Richard Watson, Jason Cooper
  • Patent number: D660530
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 22, 2012
    Assignee: iRobert Corporation
    Inventors: Joseph Geringer, Richard Watson, Jason Cooper
  • Patent number: D670877
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2012
    Assignee: iRobot Corporation
    Inventors: Joseph Geringer, Richard Watson, Jason Cooper
  • Patent number: D853226
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: EMD Millipore Corporation
    Inventors: Joseph Geringer, Stephen G. Hunt, Mikhail Kozlov, Joseph Almasian, Gregory Straeffer
  • Patent number: D853831
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: EMD Millipore Corporation
    Inventors: Joseph Geringer, Stephen G. Hunt, Mikhail Kozlov, Joseph Almasian, Gregory Straeffer