Patents by Inventor Laura J. Dietsche

Laura J. Dietsche 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: 20080298170
    Abstract: This invention is a stirrer, impeller or stirrer paddle used for mixing small volumes of liquid in a vessel having a small capacity for liquid, said impeller being characterized by an impeller blade connected to the bottom portion of a support, where the blade has an opening extending through the blade from the front to the back surface of the blade said opening extending across the rotational axis of the impeller. The invention is also an apparatus comprising that blade, a method of mixing components using the apparatus and an array of two or more of the apparatuses.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 2, 2008
    Publication date: December 4, 2008
    Inventors: Daryoosh Beigzadeh, Victor A. Atiemo-Obeng, Laura J. Dietsche, David R. Neithamer
  • Patent number: 4713231
    Abstract: The components of aqueous ammonium fluoride solutions are recovered as ammonia and potassium fluoride by adding potassium hydroxide, distilling to remove and secure the ammonia, concentrating the remaining solution and combining it with a water soluble, dipolar, aprotic solvent, such as N-methylpyrrolidone, and distilling to remove the remaining water to obtain the potassium fluoride as a slurry in the solvent. Slurries of potassium fluoride are useful in the replacement of chloride in heterocyclyl and aryl chlorides by fluoride.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 21, 1986
    Date of Patent: December 15, 1987
    Assignee: The Dow Chemical Company
    Inventors: Kent D. Campbell, Laura J. Dietsche, Lee B. Crampton, Keith D. Hovda, George K. Tyson, Charles A. Wilson