Patents by Inventor Kevin Fawcett

Kevin Fawcett 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: 10383417
    Abstract: A case is provided for holding one or more contact lenses. The case is configured to receive an inner pod, and the case includes an upper part and a lower part. The upper part is structured to move relative to the lower part from an open configuration wherein the upper and lower parts are at least partially separated to a closed configuration wherein the upper and lower parts are together. The upper part is also structured to move relative to the lower part from a disengaged position to an engaged position wherein, in the disengaged position, the case is movable between the open and closed configurations and in the engaged position, the case is locked in the closed configuration.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 3, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: CooperVision International Holding Company, LP
    Inventors: Lisa Fawcett, Aldo Zucaro, James Lonnen, Glenn Harrison, Melanie George, Andrew Luk, Kevin Barrett, Gary Hunt, Matthew Sultan Yan, Roya Borazjani
  • Patent number: 9518903
    Abstract: An adapter for a sliding head of a sample processing system is provided that includes a plate and a magnet mounting recess wall. The plate includes a top surface, a bottom surface, a front wall extending between the top surface and the bottom surface, and a back wall extending between the top surface and the bottom surface. The magnet mounting recess wall is mounted to the top surface. The magnet mounting recess wall is configured to accommodate a magnet of a sliding head of a sample processing system. At least a portion of the bottom surface is curved in a first direction from the front wall to the back wall and is concave relative to the top surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 13, 2016
    Assignee: Gilson, Inc.
    Inventors: Kevin Fawcett, Gregory J. Robinson, David John Guckenberger, Scott Berry, David J. Beebe
  • Patent number: 9470611
    Abstract: A sample plate includes a top surface, a plurality of wells, and a plurality of reservoirs. The plurality of wells is mounted to the top surface. Each well includes a well bottom surface and a well wall extending up from the well bottom surface. The plurality of reservoirs is mounted to the top surface. Each reservoir includes a reservoir bottom surface, a reservoir wall extending from a first side of the reservoir bottom surface, and the well wall extending from a second side of the reservoir bottom surface. Each reservoir of the plurality of reservoirs surrounds a corresponding well of the plurality of wells.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 18, 2016
    Assignee: Gilson, Inc.
    Inventors: Kevin Fawcett, Gregory J. Robinson, David John Guckenberger, Scott Berry
  • Publication number: 20160202156
    Abstract: A sample plate includes a top surface, a plurality of wells, and a plurality of reservoirs. The plurality of wells is mounted to the top surface. Each well includes a well bottom surface and a well wall extending up from the well bottom surface. The plurality of reservoirs is mounted to the top surface. Each reservoir includes a reservoir bottom surface, a reservoir wall extending from a first side of the reservoir bottom surface, and the well wall extending from a second side of the reservoir bottom surface. Each reservoir of the plurality of reservoirs surrounds a corresponding well of the plurality of wells.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2015
    Publication date: July 14, 2016
    Inventors: Kevin Fawcett, Gregory J. Robinson, David John Guckenberger, Scott Berry
  • Publication number: 20160202157
    Abstract: An adapter for a sliding head of a sample processing system is provided that includes a plate and a magnet mounting recess wall. The plate includes a top surface, a bottom surface, a front wall extending between the top surface and the bottom surface, and a back wall extending between the top surface and the bottom surface. The magnet mounting recess wall is mounted to the top surface. The magnet mounting recess wall is configured to accommodate a magnet of a sliding head of a sample processing system. At least a portion of the bottom surface is curved in a first direction from the front wall to the back wall and is concave relative to the top surface.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2015
    Publication date: July 14, 2016
    Inventors: Kevin Fawcett, Gregory J. Robinson, David John Guckenberger, Scott Berry, David J. Beebe
  • Publication number: 20060016980
    Abstract: A mixing chamber probe adaptor comprising a chamber connector and a probe connector is provided. The mixing chamber probe adaptor imparts a fixed spatial joining of a chamber to a probe and allows a mixing chamber to be received by the chamber connector. In some embodiments, the mixing chamber probe adaptor will be adapted to connect to a spring-loaded probe and receive a micro mixing tee. In other embodiments, the mixing chamber probe adaptor may be used with other types of chambers and probes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 10, 2005
    Publication date: January 26, 2006
    Inventors: Lucas Roenneburg, Kevin Fawcett