Patents by Inventor Larry R. Wilson

Larry R. Wilson 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).

  • Publication number: 20210039588
    Abstract: A wheel fastener alarm assembly is provided having a fastener body with a first portion defining a wrenching surface and a cavity, and a second portion with a threaded portion to attach and detach from a wheel of a vehicle. A sensor array is disposed in the cavity of fastener body to detect an attribute of the fastener body and generate an output signal based on the attribute of the fastener body. An antenna connected to the sensor array to transmit the signal to a remote location. A cap is secured to the first portion of the fastener body and covers the wrenching surface and the cavity opening to define a capped fastener body.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 13, 2020
    Publication date: February 11, 2021
    Applicant: MacLean-Fogg Company
    Inventors: David J. DAVIS, Kryzysztof MISZTUR, Christian MUEHLICH, Robert E. WHITNEY, Larry J. WILSON, Marcus A. ZAGORNIAK, Steven R. FISTER, Mark RAVES, Luke MICHAEL ROBERTS, Ben WILMHOFF, Bennett WHITNEY
  • Publication number: 20200122684
    Abstract: A wheel fastener alarm is provided with a fastener body, a cap covering the fastener body, a sensor array disposed within the fastener body, and a cover disposed over an opening in the fastener body and a hole in the cap.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 23, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicant: Maclean-Fogg Company
    Inventors: David J. Davis, Kryzysztof Misztur, Christian Muehlich, Robert E. Whitney, Larry J. Wilson, Marcus A. Zagorniak, Steven R. Fister
  • Patent number: 10421433
    Abstract: A wheel fastener alarm is provided with a fastener body, a cap covering the fastener body, a sensor array disposed within the fastener body, and a cover disposed over an opening in the fastener body and a hole in the cap.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: Maclean-Fogg Company
    Inventors: David J. Davis, Kryzysztof Misztur, Christian Muehlich, Robert E. Whitney, Larry J. Wilson, Marcus A. Zagorniak, Steven R. Fister
  • Patent number: 8178159
    Abstract: Silane compositions having an aromatic functionality and a ethylenically functionality and comprising a latent acid catalyst are deposited in two or more layers on a substrate. Each layer differs in light absorption properties from an adjacent layer. Some layers may have different curing mechanisms. Such a method is useful in forming antireflective coatings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2004
    Date of Patent: May 15, 2012
    Inventors: Kiran K. Baikerikar, Shaoguang Feng, Jack E. Hetzner, John M. Maher, Michael E. Mills, Paul J. Popa, Richard J. Strittmatter, Larry R. Wilson
  • Patent number: 7115531
    Abstract: This invention is a method comprising providing a substrate, forming a first layer on the substrate, wherein the first layer has a dielectric constant of less than 3.0 and comprises an organic polymer, applying an organosilicate resin over the first layer, removing a portion of the organosilicate resin to expose a portion of the first layer, and removing the exposed portions of the first layer. The invention is also an integrated circuit article comprising an active substrate containing transistors and an electrical interconnect structure containing a pattern of metal lines separated, at least partially, by layers or regions of an organic polymeric material having a dielectric constant of less than 3.0 and further comprising a layer of an organosilicate resin above at least one layer of the organic polymer material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2001
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2006
    Assignee: Dow Global Technologies Inc.
    Inventors: Edward O. Shaffer, II, Kevin E. Howard, Joost J. M. Waeterloos, Jack E. Hetzner, Paul H. Townsend, III, Lynne K. Mills, Sheila Gombar-Fetner, Larry R. Wilson
  • Patent number: 6716929
    Abstract: Superabsorbent polymers having a slow rate of absorption, and a process for their preparation. The superabsorbent polymer has a slow rate of absorption, is crosslinked with a covalent crosslinking agent and the metal of a polyvalent metal coordination compound, has the metal of the coordination compound distributed essentially homogeneously throughout the polymer, and has an Absorption Rate Index of at least about 5 minutes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2002
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2004
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventor: Larry R. Wilson
  • Patent number: 6579958
    Abstract: Superabsorbent polymers having a slow rate of absorption, and a process for their preparation. The superabsorbent polymer has a slow rate of absorption, is crosslinked with a covalent crosslinking agent and the metal of a polyvalent metal coordination compound, has the metal of the coordination compound distributed essentially homogeneously throughout the polymer, and has an Absorption Rate Index of at least about 5 minutes. Prepare water-swellable, water-insoluble polymer particles having a slow rate of water absorption by polymerizing a monomer in the presence of a covalent crosslinking agent and a polyvalent metal coordination compound under conditions such that there is formed a polymer having reversible cationic crosslinks and such that the metal is distributed essentially homogeneously throughout the polymer particles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 1999
    Date of Patent: June 17, 2003
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventor: Larry R. Wilson
  • Publication number: 20020193492
    Abstract: Superabsorbent polymers having a slow rate of absorption, and a process for their preparation. The superabsorbent polymer has a slow rate of absorption, is crosslinked with a covalent crosslinking agent and the metal of a polyvalent metal coordination compound, has the metal of the coordination compound distributed essentially homogeneously throughout the polymer, and has an Absorption Rate Index of at least about 5 minutes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 3, 2002
    Publication date: December 19, 2002
    Inventor: Larry R. Wilson
  • Publication number: 20020169252
    Abstract: Superabsorbent polymers having a slow rate of absorption, and a process for their preparation. The superabsorbent polymer has a slow rate of absorption, is crosslinked with a covalent crosslinking agent and the metal of a polyvalent metal coordination compound, has the metal of the coordination compound distributed essentially homogeneously throughout the polymer, and has an Absorption Rate Index of at least about 5 minutes. Prepare water-swellable, water-insoluble polymer particles having a slow rate of water absorption by polymerizing a monomer in the presence of a covalent crosslinking agent and a polyvalent metal coordination compound under conditions such that there is formed a polymer having reversible cationic crosslinks and such that the metal is distributed essentially homogeneously throughout the polymer particles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 1999
    Publication date: November 14, 2002
    Inventor: LARRY R. WILSON
  • Patent number: 6433058
    Abstract: Superabsorbent polymers having a slow rate of absorption, and a process for their preparation. The superabsorbent polymer has a slow rate of absorption, is crosslinked with a covalent crosslinking agent and the metal of a polyvalent metal salt and has an Absorption Rate Index of at least about 5 minutes. Such polymers are prepared by contacting a substrate water-swellable, water-insoluble polymer particle with a polyvalent metal salt solution under conditions such that there is formed a polymer having an Absorption Rate Index of at least about 5 minutes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 1999
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2002
    Assignee: Dow Global Technologies Inc.
    Inventors: Joseph L. Weir, Larry R. Wilson
  • Publication number: 20020052125
    Abstract: This invention is a method comprising providing a substrate, forming a first layer on the substrate, wherein the first layer has a dielectric constant of less than 3.0 and comprises an organic polymer, applying an organosilicate resin over the first layer, removing a portion of the organosilicate resin to expose a portion of the first layer, and removing the exposed portions of the first layer. The invention is also an integrated circuit article comprising an active substrate containing transistors and an electrical interconnect structure containing a pattern of metal lines separated, at least partially, by layers or regions of an organic polymeric material having a dielectric constant of less than 3.0 and further comprising a layer of an organosilicate resin above at least one layer of the organic polymer material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 20, 2001
    Publication date: May 2, 2002
    Inventors: Edward O. Shaffer, Kevin E. Howard, Joost J.M. Waeterloos, Jack E. Hetzner, Paul H. Townsend, Lynne K. Mills, Sheila Gombar-Fetner, Larry R. Wilson
  • Patent number: 6312679
    Abstract: Starburst conjugates which are composed of at least one dendrimer in association with at least one unit of a carried agricultural, pharmaceutical, or other material have been prepared. These conjugates have particularly advantageous properties due to the unique characteristics of the dendrimer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 24, 1993
    Date of Patent: November 6, 2001
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventors: Donald A. Tomalia, Donald A. Kaplan, William J. Kruper, Jr., Roberta C. Cheng, Ian A. Tomlinson, Michael J. Fazio, David M. Hedstrand, Larry R. Wilson
  • Patent number: 6177414
    Abstract: Starburst conjugates which are composed of at least one dendrimer in association with at least one unit of a carried agricultural, pharmaceutical, or other material have been prepared. These conjugates have particularly advantageous properties due to the unique characteristics of the dendrimer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2000
    Date of Patent: January 23, 2001
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventors: Donald A. Tomalia, William J. Kruper, Roberta C. Cheng, Ian A. Tomlinson, Michael J. Fazio, David M. Hedstrand, Larry R. Wilson, Donald A. Kaplan
  • Patent number: 5744564
    Abstract: The subject invention pertains to large particle size, attrition-resistant, continuous, but wrinkled, high surface area aqueous fluid absorbent polymers, preferably of a crosslinked acrylic acid or acrylate. These absorbents have absorption rates superior to spherical absorbents. The subject invention further pertains to a process of preparing such polymers comprising suspension polymerization with an at least partially off phase soluble initiator. The subject invention further pertains to absorbent structures containing such polymers and to the use of such polymers therein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 4, 1993
    Date of Patent: April 28, 1998
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventors: Frederick W. Stanley, Jr., deceased, Jack C. Lamphere, Larry R. Wilson
  • Patent number: 5714166
    Abstract: Dendritic polymer conjugates which are composed of at least one dendrimer in association with at least one unit of a carried material, where the carrier material can be a biological response modifier, have been prepared. The conjugate can also have a target director present, and when it is present then the carried material may be a bioactive agent. Preferred dendritic polymers are dense star polymers, which have been complexed with biological response modifiers. These conjugates and complexes have particularly advantageous properties due to their unique characteristics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 1995
    Date of Patent: February 3, 1998
    Assignees: The Dow Chemical Company, Dendritech Incorporated, The Regents of the University of Michigan
    Inventors: Donald A. Tomalia, James R. Baker, Roberta C. Cheng, Anna U. Bielinska, Michael J. Fazio, David M. Hedstrand, Jennifer A. Johnson, Donald A. Kaplan, deceased, Scott L. Klakamp, William J. Kruper, Jr., Jolanta Kukowska-Latallo, Bartley D. Maxon, Lars T. Piehler, Ian A. Tomlinson, Larry R. Wilson, Rui Yin, Herbert M. Brothers, II
  • Patent number: 5527524
    Abstract: Dense star polymer conjugates which are composed of at least one dendrimer in association with at least one unit of a carried agricultural, pharmaceutical, or other material have been prepared. These conjugates have particularly advantageous properties due to the unique characteristics of the dendrimer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 1993
    Date of Patent: June 18, 1996
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventors: Donald A. Tomalia, Larry R. Wilson, David M. Hedstrand, Ian A. Tomlinson, Michael J. Fazio, William J. Kruper, Jr., Donald A. Kaplan, Roberta C. Cheng, David S. Edwards, Chu W. Jung
  • Patent number: 5338532
    Abstract: Starburst conjugates which are composed of at least one dendrimer in association with at least one unit of a carried agricultural, pharmaceutical, or other material have been prepared. These conjugates have particularly advantageous properties due to the unique characteristics of the dendrimer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 1991
    Date of Patent: August 16, 1994
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventors: Donald A. Tomalia, Donald A. Kaplan, William J. Kruper, Jr., Roberta C. Cheng, Ian A. Tomlinson, Michael J. Fazio, David M. Hedstrand, Larry R. Wilson
  • Patent number: 4895660
    Abstract: Novel sulfonated polyamide and polyurea materials are described. The polymers are water-soluble or water-dispersible, if not crosslinked. The polymers can be crosslinked with polyvalent cations or crosslinking agents. The polymers have utility as membranes, thickeners, coatings and adhesives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 1989
    Date of Patent: January 23, 1990
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventors: Larry D. Kershner, Charles E. Reineke, Nitis Sarkar, Larry R. Wilson
  • Patent number: 4824916
    Abstract: Novel sulfonated polyamide and polyurea materials are described. The polymers are water-soluble or water-dispersible, if not crosslinked. The polymers can be crosslinked with polyvalent cations or crosslinking agents. The polymers have utility as membranes, thickeners, coatings and adhesives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 14, 1986
    Date of Patent: April 25, 1989
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventors: Larry D. Kershner, Charles E. Reineke, Nitis Sarkar, Larry R. Wilson
  • Patent number: 4713975
    Abstract: In a substance such as a membrane, a cell or virus having at least one aperture of a diameter of about 10,000 Angstroms or less, a process for measuring and characterizing the diameter of the aperture, comprising:(a) contacting the substance with a solution of a plurality of dense star polymers;(b) passing through or into the aperture at least one dense star polymer having a molecular diameter of about equal to or less than the diameter of the aperture; and(c) calculating the diameter of the aperture from measurements of either those dense star polymers passing therethrough or thereinto the aperture, of those dense star polymers not passing therethrough or thereinto, or of the combined measurements of those dense star polymers passing therethrough or thereinto the aperture and those not passing therethrough or thereinto.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 1986
    Date of Patent: December 22, 1987
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventors: Donald A. Tomalia, Larry R. Wilson